Strausbaugh earns Trustee Emeritus status at Thiel College

GREENVILLE, Pa.—Dr. M. Roy Strausbaugh was named a trustee emeritus to the Thiel College Board of Trustees after the board’s February meeting.

Strausbaugh, who has been a member of the Thiel Board of Trustees since 2000, is a visiting professor of history at Mercyhurst College in Erie, Pa., and is a former dean and professor emeritus at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Rosanna, live in Erie. Strausbaugh served as Thiel’s board chair from 2007 to 2011.

The Board of Trustees at Thiel College is responsible for the oversight of the college, adopting rules, regulations and policies governing Thiel and exercising authority over curricular development, use of property, development of facilities and fiscal and human resources management.

Thiel College, located in Greenville, Pa., is a private liberal arts, sciences and professional studies institution that provides a great balance of academic challenge, personal and social involvement, and exceptional value to its 1,100 students. For more information about Thiel College, visit www.thiel.edu or call 800-24-THIEL.

About Thiel College

Thiel College is an independent college founded in the Lutheran tradition. Located in Greenville, Pa., the College offers 60 majors and minors, 24 varsity sports, and an 11:1 student-faculty ratio. The College is also home to a new Master of Science in speech-language pathology and 2Master of Business Administration. Both master’s degree programs offer innovative and accelerated five-year paths which allow students to earn a bachelor’s and master’s degree in five years. The speech-language pathology program also has an accelerated 15-month graduate-level program. The M.B.A. program also has a 12-month post-graduate program.A dedicated faculty paired with dynamic research and internship opportunities produce numerous graduate school and job placements. Coeducational from its beginnings, the College remains committed to combining tradition with innovation as it celebrates 150 years.