Professor of Business, Administration and Accounting and Department Chair Gary Witosky ’79 will begin the semester as Thiel College’s first David M. Miller Endowed Chair of Accounting in January. Witosky received the appointment in late September, during Thiel’s Homecoming 2016 celebrations.
Presidential announcements, historic fundraising and campus facility upgrades made up the news items at Thiel College that received the most attention this year. Looking back on the year, the following are the top 10 stories based on the number of views in the Thiel College newsroom, media attention and social media impact.
The last day of the year marks the close of the historic Thiel 2016 Campaign. En route to surpassing its goal, the Campaign has now raised more money than any fundraising effort in the College’s 150-year history. Campaign gifts have totaled more than $65 million.
Thiel College recognized the passing of alumnus Sergeant First Class Ryan Gloyer ’04 during its chapel service on Nov. 9.
The Thiel College Arthur McGonigal Department of Business Administration and Accounting has achieved 100 percent job placement for its 2016 accounting major graduates.
The Thiel College Haller Enterprise Institute announces Carol (Yeager) ’71 and Barry Stamm, M.D. ’70, founders of Stamm Cataract and Laser Surgery, as the 2016 Haller Enterprise Institute Entrepreneurs of the Year.
Thiel College President Susan Traverso, Ph.D., members of the Board of Trustees and faculty broke ground today on a new $4.5 million science connector expansion.
In its sesquicentennial year, Thiel College will celebrate Homecoming 2016 with both new and traditional events for students, alumni, friends of the College and community members from Sept. 25 to Oct. 2.
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