Under the direction of professor Ivan Fortushniak, Advanced Painting students from spring 2021 created a 45-foot mural for S&T Bank Arena in White Township. The mural shows a selection of the sports played at the complex.
For the 21st consecutive year, the Princeton Review has selected IUP for its Best Colleges guidebook. The 2022 book recognizes fewer than 15 percent of America’s four-year colleges. Selection is based on surveys of and interviews with students.
Nevin Saylor ’80, who taught in the Indiana Area School District for 30 years, has been appointed interim director of the IUP Marching Band. He led the marching band and many music ensembles at the high-school level.
Tim Lambert ’92—one of the speakers for IUP’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony, set for Friday at 11:40 a.m. in the Oak Grove—shares his family’s “small footnote in the story of Flight 93” in this essay, adapted from an NPR podcast.
Love basketball? Assist the women’s team with practices, uniforms and gear, shootarounds, and more as a student team manager. Students must be eligible for Federal Work Study or be interested in volunteering.
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