The year kicked off with unprecedented conflict at the Capitol Building and with a continuing pandemic. Yet, IUP kept moving ahead. Determined professors overcame obstacles to give students the education they came for. Students met their challenges with hard work and resilience. Check out these stories from spring 2021 that showcase how IUP’s people learned from one another and worked together to help students succeed.
Marking Peace Officers Memorial Day, the IUP Police Department welcomes the public to a service at noon today in the Kovalchick Complex’s Toretti Auditorium to honor the nation’s officers killed in the line of duty.
Talk about tough jobs—how about entertaining people during a pandemic? Congratulations to the Student Activity Committee, which provided 72 events that engaged 6,020 IUP community members this school year.
Haven thanked Fashion Merchandising’s Janet Blood, the IUP Libraries’ Theresa McDevitt, and the many survivors of sexual assault who shared their stories to help this exhibit dispel myths about sexual violence.
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