Freshman attack Krista Mitarotonda scored six goals, sophomore goalkeeper Tatyana Petteway had 15 saves and senior midfielder Chessie Rahmer closed an All-America career as East Stroudsburg University’s historic 2018 women’s lacrosse season ended with a 20-14 loss to Florida Southern in the NCAA Division II semifinals on Friday at the University of Tampa. READ MORE.
East Stroudsburg University President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., announced today the recipients of the inaugural President’s Distinguished Medals: Robert M. Moses of Shawnee On Delaware, William B. Cramer, Esq. of Stroudsburg, and the R. Dale and Frances M. Hughes Foundation of Stroudsburg. These recipients will be honored for their commitment and work that has exemplified the values of ESU during the university’s 125th Anniversary Celebration Dinner on October 25, 2018, at Stroudsmoor Country Inn. READ MORE.
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, Stroud Township Board of Supervisors, Stroudsburg Little League and the ESU Foundation broke ground for new baseball and softball fields at the ESSA & Hughes Field Complex at Creekview Park. The enhancements to the baseball and softball fields will accommodate the ESU Warriors baseball and softball teams and Stroudsburg Little League. The new, state-of-the-art fields are expected to be ready fall 2018 with the help of a fundraising campaign by the ESU Foundation and the department of athletics and a grant from the Local Shareholders Account. READ MORE.
Mehmet Barzev, age 38, is graduating from East Stroudsburg University this May with a degree in English with a concentration in professional and digital media writing.
For more than 20 years Barzev, from South Stroudsburg, has been thriving in his career as a paramedic for the City of Allentown’s Department of Emergency Management Services. But he says that the fact that he had never finished his bachelor’s degree has haunted him for years. So that exchange with his 11-year-old daughter, Lucy, stopped him cold and convinced him to complete his degree. READ MORE.
East Stroudsburg University will celebrate the opening of its Bloomberg Finance Lab on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in Beers Lecture Hall followed by guided tours of the Lab located in Gessner Hall, Room 117.
The Bloomberg Finance Lab features the Bloomberg Terminal used by leading business and financial professionals worldwide.
The Lab includes the Bloomberg Terminal, a platform offering that provides trusted real-time and historical data, market moving news and analytics, as well as execution platforms for every asset class, research and a global network to communicate securely and reliably. READ MORE.
Professor Carol Miller ’81 and Dr. Sheila Handy invite you to reconnect with fellow alumni, senior students and faculty from the College of Business and Management (COBM: Hospitality, Recreation & Tourism Management; Business Management; Sport Management; and Digital Media Technologies) for a wine tasting reception at Double Cut, a contemporary steakhouse at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions in the Poconos. READ MORE AND REGISTER.
Join ESU President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., for the Annual Cherry Blossom Brunch that welcomes alumni and friends from the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. This year, the featured speaker is Jeffrey Carr ’90 and his topic is: Health Care Trends: What’s next for employers, healthcare providers and consumers? READ MORE.
The Troiani-Sweeney Endowed Fund Lecture Series at ESU was held in the Niedbala Auditorium on Thursday, March 22. This year’s keynote address by Jane McDevitt ‘01, Ph.D., was titled “The Evidence Based Approach to Concussion Care.” The lecture also included a demonstration of the new Riddell InSite football helmets worn by the ESU Warriors by athletic trainers Colleen Shotwell Ph.D. and Jayme Galdieri. READ MORE.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Redshirt senior forward Steve Harris scored a career-high 28 points in his final collegiate game and redshirt junior guard Jakwan Jones had 15, but East Stroudsburg University’s historic 2017-18 men’s basketball season and the first NCAA Division II Elite 8 appearance in school history ended 79-71 vs. Northern State (S.D.) on Tuesday night at the Sanford Pentagon. READ MORE.