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 Wed 23 Jul '14

Council of Trustees Elect Officers

MANSFIELD, PA— The Mansfield University Council of Trustees held its election of officers at its regular bi-monthly meeting on July 23. Ralph Meyer was re-elected chair, Steven Crawford was re-elected vice-chair, and Dr. Robert Strohecker was re-elected secretary. Each will serve a two-year term. Meyer is the president and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) emeritus of […]

 Wed 23 Jul '14

Five Mountaineers Earn USTFCCCA Track & Field All-Academic Honors; MU Women Named All-Academic Team

Mansfield University's Mike Robinson, Kelsey Carlsen, Lauren Norton, Jess Scordino and Kristy Scordino have earned U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Track & Field All-Academic honors for excellence in both the classroom and in competition.

 Fri 18 Jul '14

MU Employees Complete Community Service Project

MANSFIELD, PA— A group of Mansfield University employees teamed with employees from Lowe’s to complete several projects at the Martha Lloyd Community Services campus in Troy, PA on Wednesday, July 16. The community service project, part of the “Lowe’s Heroes” program, saw the team remodel a classroom–including laying a tile floor and painting, plus doing […]

 Fri 18 Jul '14

President Hendricks Participates in Mansfield Reading Camp

MANSFIELD, PA— Mansfield University President Fran Hendricks was among the guest readers and presenters at the Mansfield Summer Reading Camp at Warren L. Miller Elementary School in Mansfield on Thursday, July 17. Hendricks and other community members volunteered their time to read books, talk about their work and how important reading is to it, and […]

 Thu 17 Jul '14

Rohl Announces 2014 Cross Country Recruiting Class

Mansfield University head men's and women's cross country coach Mike Rohl has announced his 2014 recruiting class.

 Mon 14 Jul '14

Concert Choir Strikes Gold at International Competition

MANSFIELD, PA— The Mansfield University Concert Choir won three Gold Medals at the 2014 World Choir Games in in Riga, Latvia over the weekend. The Mansfield ensemble, directed by Peggy Dettwiler, medaled in all three categories they sang in. MU finished second in the Spiritual category, behind the Stellenbosh University Choir of South Africa, the […]

 Mon 14 Jul '14

Women's Swimming Earns CSCAA Spring Scholar All-America Honors

The Mansfield University women's swimming team has earned College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Spring Scholar All-America for its strong performance in the classroom this past semester.

 Thu 10 Jul '14

Conversations: Nick Troiano

In this edition of Conversations, Mansfield University PR Director Dennis Miller talks with Nick Troiano, independent candidate for the U.S. House of Represe...

 Tue 08 Jul '14

President Hendricks Receives Contract Extension

MANSFIELD, PA—The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education’s (PASSHE) Board of Governors has extended the contract of Mansfield University President Fran Hendricks and nine other PASSHE University presidents through June 30, 2017. The action came at the Board of Governors meeting on Tuesday, July 8 in Harrisburg. The Board of Governors is responsible for the […]

 Thu 03 Jul '14

MU President Fran Hendricks announces Middle States Accreditation

Mansfield University President Fran Hendricks announces t he Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) has finalized MU's assessment and reaffirme...

 Wed 25 Jun '14

Dr. Francis Duffy at MU Spring 2014 Commencement

Dr. Francis (Frank) Duffy, distinguished educator, author and a 1974 Mansfield graduate, was the speaker at Mansfield University spring Commencement on May 1...

 Tue 17 Jun '14

PASSHE Summer Honors Abroad 2014:
PASSHE Summer Honors Abroad 2014

Twenty eight PASSHE Honors students who were escorted by three Mansfield University faculty members toured the Canadian Maritime provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia from May 23rd through June 5th, 2014.

 Thu 08 May '14

MU Blog: The 2014 Spring Class & Other Classy Stuff

The big day approaches. The 149th Spring Commencement is Saturday. Don’t forget you can watch it live online. Earlier this week during the Graduation Celebration Brunch, the 2014 Outstanding Senior Nominees were honored. We’ll find out who recieves the Outstanding Senior Award at Commencement. And congratulations to the 17 MU faculty and staff members who were recognized as Outstanding Senior Mentors.   Home is where [...]

 Tue 15 Apr '14

MU Blog: Clap Along If You Know What Happiness Is To You

We have the coolest students ever and Daniel Teodoro is one of them. Each year he returns to small island of Tasajera in El Salvador to help residents learn how to live self-sufficiently after their livelihood of fishing was destroyed. He also has gathered the talents of other students from around the World to volunteer for his project called Emana, which means human energy. See [...]

 Thu 03 Apr '14

Michelle Murry Serrano '97 :

Michelle Murry Serrano ‘97 and her husband appeared on a segment of the Steve Harvey Show on April 2, 2014.

 Thu 23 Jan '14
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Diverse Conversations: You Can Go Home Again:

“You can’t go home again.” I began to ruminate over the phrase made famous by Thomas Wolfe as I prepared to conduct an interview with President Francis L. Hendricks. You see, Hendricks is a 1979 graduate of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. He recently returned to the university as its 28th president. Apparently, you can go home again, and to much fanfare and excitement. I recently sat down with him to see what life is like for a former student returning home to run his alma mater.