2005 News Releases


December 2005

Dec. 6 - More than 600 to graduate from BU Dec. 16 and 17

Dec. 5 - BU's Kozloff to chair Middle States executive committee

Dec. 1 - BU student researchers present findings in biology and chemistry

Dec. 1 - BU choirs sing "Carols by Candlelight"

November 2005

Nov. 30 - Holiday performance at BU features seasonal music

Nov. 28 - NY Times columnist Paul Krugman to speak at BU

Nov. 18 - BU nursing students provide community health education

Nov. 18 - BU student receives research award

Nov. 10 - BU graduate student receives nursing educator scholarship

Nov. 10 - BU Trustees approve computer forensics degree

Nov. 10 - BU College of Business to establish honor society chapter

Nov. 10 - BU graduate student receives nursing educator scholarship

Nov. 3 - BU hosts vote drive Tuesday

Nov. 2 - Bloomsburg University student appointed to PASSHE Board of Governors

Nov. 2 - BU employees take "Extra Steps to Fitness"

Nov. 1 - Student runs marathon for hurricane victims

October 2005

Oct. 31 - BU's Phi Kappa Phi raises funds for Ronald McDonald House

Oct. 31 - BU students crowned homecoming king and queen

Oct. 31 - Housenick appointed to Council of Trustees

Oct. 27 - State Sen. John Gordner to be parade marshal

Oct. 27 - Children's play "Pinocchio" coming to BU

Oct. 27 - BU chemist contributes to Nobel Prize-winning research

Oct. 26 - Latini votes to make a change in politics

Oct. 19 - Student finds bits of history with PennDOT

Oct. 17 - Benton native's will funds BU scholarship

Oct. 17 - Local historian discusses government documents at BU

Oct. 12 - Faculty give concert for South African village library

Oct. 6 - BU lecturer discusses how genes affect muscle

September 2005

Sept. 30 - FBI agent to discuss computer forensics

Sept. 29 - Counter-terrorism exercise to be held at Bloomsburg University

Sept. 29 - BU lecturer addresses disability issues

Sept. 28 - BU's Young Persons Concert features jazz

Sept. 26 - Rhythmics to perform at BU

Sept. 26 - Bloomsburg University hosts Parents and Family Weekend

Sept. 22 - BU receives more than $2.6 million in performance funding

Sept. 21 - BU's Faust Lecture focuses on leadership

Sept. 20 - Career planning vehicle comes to BU

Sept. 20 - 05 Grad volunteers in New Orleans

Sept. 13 - Chemistry club dunks profs to help hurricane victims

Sept. 13 - BU observes Constitution Day with speakers, music

August 2005

Aug. 31 - Trustees approve BU budget request

Aug. 30 - Reading Series Lineup Announced

Aug. 25 - BU observes Constitution Day

Aug. 23 - Area resident heads student government at Bloomsburg University

Aug. 19 - BU receives record number of applications for fall 2005 admission

Aug. 18 - BU students aid day care providers

Aug. 17 - BU's Hippenstiel announces retirement

Aug. 17 - ACE program enables high school students to earn credits at BU

Aug. 16 - Koresh Dance Company to Kick off BU's Celebrity Artist Series

Aug. 16 - Bloomsburg University's new provost sets priorities

July 2005

July 14 - BU President: Cost-saving measures hold PASSHE tuition increase at 2 percent

June 2005

June 27 - Leadership is theme of Upward Bound program at BU

June 27 - Fifty-six students awarded Smith Scholarships to BU

June 27 - Quest program offers wilderness first responder course

June 10 - BU Act 101/EOP program brings 125 to campus

June 6 - BU hosts ARAMARK Campus Services eastern region 2005 training summit

June 6 - BU hosts Upward Bound Program

May 2005

May 20 - BU students join language honor society

May 13 - BU seniors, recent grads named to Who's Who

May 13 - BU students honored at awards program

May 9 - BU hosts 41st annual reading conference

May 4 - BU Trustees OK ESL certification program

April 2005

April 27 - BU confers degrees May 6 and 7

April 20 - 'Over the Rainbow' songwriter commemorated in BU's Piano Series program

April 12 - All-Day Dialogue looks at social responsibility and civic engagement

April 12 - Area high school students to take part in BU's Model U.N.

April 12 - Cornell professor to discuss economic inequality

April 8 - Member of U.S. Census Bureau to speak at Bloomsburg University

April 8 - BU students create precision drawing project for 'customers'

April 7 - BU program focuses on segregation during World War II

April 7 - BU professor to discuss adolescent behavior

April 7 - BU's Frederick Douglass Institute holds conference

April 6 - Three Mo' Tenors to perform at Bloomsburg University

April 5 - Holocaust historian to present lecture at Bloomsburg University

April 4 - BU philosophy professor explains Intelligent Design

April 4 - BU Greeks host St. Jude Children's Research Hospital benefit

April 4 - Poet to speak at BU's Take Back the Night

April 1 - BU professor explains the allure of celebrity Congressional testimony

April 1 - Bloomsburg University MBA program to offer open houses

March 2005

March 30 - Bloomsburg University Accounting Association offers tax help

March 30 - Bloomsburg University Orchestra to perform Beethoven

March 29 - BU artwork to be shown at University of Maryland

March 25 - Empty Bowls set for April 3 at BU

March 25 - Bloomsburg University names James Mackin provost

March 24 - Bloomsburg University hosts Tsunami Relief Concert

March 24 - BU Health Sciences Symposium focuses on CSI

March 24 - BU series looks at Irish folklore and mythology

March 23 - PASSHE leaders express encouragement to women

March 23 - BU SOLVE Office hosts annual Kids Fun Carnival

March 16 - Bloomsburg University Chamber Orchestra to perform Sunday

March 14 - PASSHE leaders take part in BU's Women's History Month program

March 9 - Barry Hannigan offers third program in BU's Piano Series

March 7 - FNB Bank contributes to Bloomsburg University Scholarship

March 7 - Printmaker to offer presentation at Bloomsburg University

March 4 - Quest offers wilderness first aid course at BU

February 2005

Feb. 25 - Local BU student heads in direction of St. Louis

Feb. 24 - Retired BU faculty members sponsor folk dancing course

Feb. 23 - BU Trustees approve amended campus master plan

Feb. 18 - BU professor honored at conference

Feb. 17 - BU student to appear on popular radio station

Feb. 15 - BU offers math day for female middle and high school students

Feb. 11 - Prague Symphony Orchestra to perform at Bloomsburg University

Feb. 9 - BU professor to discuss ancient Egyptian civilization

Feb. 8 - JoAnna Salicki selected for archaeology project

Feb. 7 - Local student assists in research study

Feb. 7 - BU students asked: "Can I Kiss You?"

January 2005

Jan. 31 - BU among leaders in nation in offering new health care degree

Jan. 21 - BU student nominated for National Playwriting Award

Jan. 20 - Orrin Evans offers second program in BU's Piano Series

Jan. 20 - Celebrity Artist Series opens 2005 with an opera

Jan. 19 - BU dean David Long announces retirement

Jan. 14 - Thomas Rosenkranz to open BU's piano series

Jan. 11 - AACSB accredits BU's College of Business