Four Juniata Students Selected to Attend Primary Care Scholars' Program
(Posted March 20, 2020)
HUNTINGDON, Pa. — Four Juniata College students are among 50 statewide to be selected to attend the highly-competitive Penn State/Hershey College of Medicine Primary Care Scholars’ Program.
Troha Appointed to NCAA President's Council/Chair of Pennsylvania Consortium
(Posted July 2, 2020)
HUNTINGDON, Pa. — The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has appointed Juniata College President James A. Troha to the 2020 Division III Presidents Council.
The Presidents Council is an 18-member body, with at least two members from each of the four Division III geographical regions and 10 serving “at large.” Troha will serve with presidents from colleges and universities to further Division III’s position as a place where students can follow their passions and develop their potential.
The council represents 438 higher education institutions contained within four geographical regions covering all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
In addition to representing Juniata College, Troha serves as a representative of the Landmark Conference, an intercollegiate athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA’s Division III. Members of the Landmark Conference are Juniata, The Catholic University of America, Drew University, Elizabethtown College, Goucher College, Moravian College, Susquehanna University, and the University of Scranton.
Troha also became Chair of the Pennsylvania Consortium for the Liberal Arts (PCLA) June 1. Formed in 2014, PCLA is comprised of the presidents of Bryn Mawr College, Dickinson College, Franklin and Marshall College, Gettysburg College, Haverford College, Muhlenberg College, Swarthmore College, Ursinus College, Washington & Jefferson College, and Lafayette College.
The mission of the PCLA is to enhance cross-institutional knowledge in order to improve the quality of institutions and programs while creating opportunities for cost efficiencies. The activities of the consortium contribute to the national conversation about how the nation’s liberal arts colleges can address concerns including increased access and opportunities.
Juniata College Pledges Support for 'Dreamers'
(Posted June 24, 2020)
HUNTINGDON, Pa. — Juniata College, along with colleges and universities across the country, and supporters of higher education, is gratified by the decision of the Supreme Court to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Partnership Offers High-Quality Professional Development Opportunities for Sheetz Employees
(Posted May 15, 2020)
HUNTINGDON, Pa.—Juniata College and Sheetz Inc. have established a partnership to provide high-quality professional development opportunities for Sheetz employees.
Juniata In The News
Juniata's Mock Trial team advances
Feb. 20, 2020
Juniata College's Mock Trial team will proceed on to the opening round of national competition after a successful showing on February 8. Read More
Juniata hires new Football Coach
Feb. 5, 2020
The Juniata College Athletics Department announced the hiring of Josh Carter as the 23rd head coach of the football team. Read More
Esports tournament slated at Utica Memorial Auditorium
Jan. 30, 2020
A “Battle of the Colleges” Esports tournament will be held Friday, Feb. 7 at 1 p.m. at the Adirondack Bank Center at the Utica Memorial Auditorium, featuring colleges competing in “Rocket League” and “Super Smash Bros.” tournaments for a chance to win up to $5,000. Read More
Juniata College will create spirit/pep band
Jan. 23, 2020
The timbres of musical instruments will ring out at Juniata’s campus and athletic events alongside the cheers of Eagles fans beginning this fall with the creation of a new spirit/pep band. Read More
Walnuts may be good for the gut and help promote heart health
Jan. 16, 2020
Regina Lamendella, associate professor of biology, contirbutes to research studying the health benefits of consuming walnuts. Read More