Donors have given more than $1.5 million that have led Thiel College to establish or strengthen eight endowed scholarships in memory of important Thiel College individuals and families.
Thiel College’s Langenheim Memorial Library presented the 13th annual Library Research Awards and the Professor Evelyn C. Baer Exemplary Writing Awards on November 11 in the library to celebrate the achievements of students nominated by their professors.
Thiel College announces Samantha Walker ’21, of Greenville Pa., and Jamin Wentling ’22, of Greenville, Pa., as its Student of the Month honorees for November.
Kara Sokol ’23, of Sutersville, Pa., was recently named the Office of Admission Thiel Team Member of the Month for November.
Thiel College’s Vira I. Heinz Scholarship for Women in Global Leadership recipient, Hannah Uschock ’22, hosted a presentation about her international experience to complete the community engagement experience requirement of the scholarship in the College’s Bly Hall auditorium on Tuesday, Nov. 16.
Thiel College is celebrating the members of its community who are the first in their families to attend college with an event at noon Thursday in the Stamm Lecture Hall of the James Pedas Communication Center.
Thiel College Professor of History and Director of the Dietrich Honors Institute Sheila Nowinski, Ph.D. led a round-table discussion on honors admissions practices at the 56th annual conference held by the National Collegiate Honors Council at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort near Orlando, Fla. on Oct. 27-31.
Thiel College is bucking the trends of recently published reports in western Pa. media citing declining enrollments at colleges and universities regionally and nationally. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported recently that the national enrollment rate for the Fall 2021 semester is down an additional 3.2 percent following a decline of 3.4 percent in the previous academic year.
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