Thiel College education majors are studying Eric Jensen’s book, “Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What being poor does to kids’ brains and what schools can do about it” in Dr. Doug Hazlett’s class. The book details the cognitive and physical changes that happen in young developing brains continually burdened with stress.
The Thiel College Xi-Epsilon Chapter of Kappa Sigma will host its 20th annual See-Saw-A-Thon during Homecoming to raise money for Jillian, a nine-year-old who has ependymoma, a form of brain cancer.
Thiel College alumnus Joseph Boyou ’06 plans to publish memoir about his escape from bloody African civil, his time as a college student, the birth of his child and death of his wife, and his career as an Air Force staff sergeant.
Thiel College alumnus is Pittsburgh’s ambassador for the paranormal. Haydn Thomas ’72 earns notoriety for conducting engaging tours of haunted Pittsburgh sites.
GNC Medical Director and Thiel College Scholar Erwin B. Montgomery, Jr. teams with researcher-computational scientist to develop new web-based brain mapping technology.
Team PA update highlights the Greenville Neuromodulation Center (GNC) and the Haer Family Symposium, a neuroscience lecture series hosted by Thiel College.
President Troy D. VanAken presents the Louis and Barbara Thiel Distinguished Service Award to Thiel College alumnus Mark A. Nordenberg, ’70, H’97, Chancellor of the University of Pittsburgh.
Mark Nordenberg ’70, H’97, Chancellor of the University of Pittsburgh, interviews with Jim Cunningham ’77, artistic director at WQED-FM following the Founders ’ Day Ceremony and luncheon at Thiel College on Feb. 6.