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Six valedictorians and a salutatorian recognized during 141st Commencement

Six valedictorians and a salutatorian recognized during 141st Commencement
5/19/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Seven members of the Thiel College Class of 2015 earned valedictorian and salutatorian honors at the 141st Commencement, which was held on May 3 in the College’s William A. Passavant Memorial Center.

Haer family donation will fund interdisciplinary science research at Thiel College

Haer family donation will fund interdisciplinary science research at Thiel College
5/18/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College alumni Fred Haer ’65 and his wife, Jill (Shackett) Haer ’66, have pledged more than $400,000 to fund the Greenville Neuromodulation Center (GNC) Faculty/Student Research Institute.

Bump, Massengill honored as May Students of the Month

Bump, Massengill honored as May Students of the Month
5/08/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College announces Alexis Bump (left, above), of Meadville, Pa., and Danielle Massengill, of North Bend, Wash., as students of the month for May 2015.

Eaton sends off Thiel College graduates with message ‘to make world a better place’

Eaton sends off Thiel College graduates with message ‘to make world a better place’
5/03/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

The Reverend Elizabeth A. Eaton, M.Div., the first female presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) received an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree and sent off Thiel College’s 238 graduates Sunday with a moving address that compelled them to “make the world a better place.”

Thiel College to award honorary degree to ELCA’s first female presiding bishop

Thiel College to award honorary degree to ELCA’s first female presiding bishop
4/28/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Bishop Elizabeth A. Eaton, M.Div., the first female presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), will be given an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree and address 235 graduates at Thiel College’s May 3 commencement.

Thiel College President among employees recognized for service milestones

Thiel College President among employees recognized for service milestones
4/24/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College President Troy D. VanAken, Ph.D., was among the 25 employees recognized for reaching a significant employment milestone with the College on Thursday, April 23.

Anonymous donor endows scholarships at Thiel College in honor of two catering specialists

Anonymous donor endows scholarships at Thiel College in honor of two catering specialists
4/23/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Patricia Murrin (above, second from right) and Patricia Turcic (above, second from left) have spent nearly three combined decades at Thiel College helping students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends of the College feel at home. Now a unique gift set up in their honor will help students in a different way.

Thiel College marks 141st Commencement with 235 graduates

Thiel College marks 141st Commencement with 235 graduates
4/21/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College celebrates the academic achievements of 235 graduates at its 141st commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. May 3 at the William A. Passavant Memorial Center on campus.

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