A Chain Reaction: Juniata Sophomore Earns Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for Biology
(Posted May 16, 2019)
Huntingdon, Pa. – Joshua Brycki, a sophomore at Juniata College studying biology from Worcester, Pa., has been awarded a Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. Brycki was chosen from a field of 1,223 students from hundreds of colleges and universities nationwide. This year, 492 scholarships were awarded based on academic merit in math, science and engineering.
First-Generation Haitian Student Accepted Into Summer Health Professions Education Program
(Posted May 10, 2019)
Huntingdon, Pa. – Kenia Pochette, a Juniata College sophomore from East Hartford, Conn., was recently accepted into the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) for 2019. Pochette will shadow doctors in clinics, participate in workshops and attend classes at the University of Health Sciences (WesternU) in Pomona, Calif.
Emmy-Winning Alumnus to Speak at Juniata's 141st Commencement Where Educator Will Receive Honorary Degree
(Posted April 22, 2019)
Huntingdon, Pa. -- Michael A. Trim, an Emmy-winning cinematographer who is also a 1976 graduate of Juniata College, will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters degree and deliver the commencement address at Juniata’s 141st commencement ceremony at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 18 on campus.
Genocide Survivor Liliane Umuhoza Speaks at United Nations Event
(Posted April 17, 2019)
Huntingdon, Pa. -- Recently, Liliane Pari Umuhoza ’19 spoke at the United Nations Headquarters in New York at an event honoring Father Patrick Desbois with the first Raphael Lemkin Award for exemplary work in the fight against genocide, hosted by the World Jewish Congress and the Permanent Mission of Rwanda to the United Nations.
Juniata In The News
Esports Team at Juniata College Advances to Finals
Mar. 27, 2019
The League of Legends Esports team at Juniata College will play in the Landmark Conference finals Friday night at Elizabethtown College. Watch Here
The Consummate Etcher
Feb. 7, 2019
A new exhibit will bring Rembrandt’s prints, as well as prints done by his contemporaries, to the Juniata College Museum of Art, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Read More
Extreme Temperature Change Brings "Frost Quakes"
Feb. 1, 2019
Dennis Johnson, Environmental Science Professor from Juniata College, gives insight into loud popping sounds that are being experienced during extreme cold. Watch Here
Sharing Language and Culture
Dec. 7, 2018
Hear how students in rural PA are learning languages and culture from other countries. Watch Here
Fulbright Scholar Goes Beyond His Comfort Zone
Nov. 11, 2018
Dennis Wilt, a 2014 Altoona Area High School graduate and 2018 Juniata College graduate is an English Teaching Assistant employed by the Austrian Ministry for Education, Science and Research administered by the USTA Austria/ Fulbright Austria program. Read More
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We are thrilled to announce that student April Wells has been named a Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education! Congrats, April! 🎉🎉🎉 Wells is one of 262 students across the U.S. who will make up the organization’s 2019 cohort of fellows. Wells, a junior from Sylmar, Calif., studying communication advocacy and social justice, will use the fellowship to further the work she has been doing surrounding social justice. For information about the April and the Newman Civic Fellowship, please visit: https://www.juniata.edu/about/news/archive.php?action=SHOWARTICLE&id=6852