Emily Hizny stands in front of a bookcase.

Creative writing grad headed to North Macedonia with Peace Corps

May 7, 2024

Emily Hizny is readying for a nearly 5,000-mile journey to North Macedonia for a two-year commitment to the Peace Corps. While in the southern European republic, Hizny will be assigned to a primary or secondary school where she will work collaboratively with a teacher there to teach English

Computer science major awarded FAIT Fellowship from U.S. Department of State

May 2, 2024

Computer science major KaMeron Hopkins ’26 has been awarded the prestigious and highly competitive Foreign Affairs Information Technology Fellowship by the U.S. Department of State — one of only 15 awarded annually in the United States. FAIT Fellows receive tuition assistance, summer internships, mentorship and professional development to launch their careers in the U.S. Foreign Service as information management specialists.

Senior in art history awarded FAO Schwarz Fellowship in social impact

May 2, 2024

 Art history major Alex Gabriel ’24 was awarded an FAO Schwarz Fellowship in social impact. Gabriel will serve as a fellow at the Museum of the City of New York where he will give museum tours to student groups and work to improve access programming using feedback from visitors, as well as collaborate with staff members from different departments to ensure that accessibility is a priority throughout the institution.

Susquehanna University President Jonathan Green posed in front of a bookcase

Jonathan Green selected to Board of Directors for National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

May 1, 2024

Susquehanna University President Jonathan Green has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. Green will represent NAICU’s Region III, which includes Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Susquehanna’s schools of business, natural sciences launch chemistry management major

April 30, 2024

Susquehanna University will offer a chemistry management major beginning in fall 2024. Students in chemistry management will learn to master the principles of chemistry alongside essential management concepts, developing a deep understanding of both scientific processes and organizational dynamics.

Exploring MLK’s true beliefs on nonviolence

April 30, 2024

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is widely recognized as a prominent advocate for nonviolence. In a recent piece published in Dialog, A Journal of Theology, Jeffrey K. Mann posits that King’s view of nonviolence was not as absolute as we might think.

Celebrating the relaunch of Susquehanna University Press

April 29, 2024

Susquehanna University has relaunched it press with the publication of Practice for Becoming a Ghost, a collection of short stories by author and alumnus Patrick Thomas Henry. After a 14-year hiatus, SU Press re-emerges as a unique collaboration between the Department of English & Creative Writing and the Sigmund Weis School of Business.

Business students shine at FBLA state conference, bound for nationals in Orlando

April 26, 2024

Susquehanna University’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America was honored with multiple awards at the State Leadership Conference, qualifying several students for the national conference in Orlando, Florida.

Senior Scholars Day continues 50-year tradition

April 25, 2024

Nearly 130 students presented research, music and artwork at Susquehanna’s Senior Scholars Day, an event where students showcase the culmination of their years of study and honor the professors who acted as their mentors. The event continues a tradition spanning more than 50 years.

Susquehanna dedicates Erynn E. Reiss LGBTQ+ Resource Center

April 25, 2024

The LGBTQ+ Resource Center at Susquehanna University was dedicated in memory of Erynn Reiss and in recognition of the philanthropy of her parents, Jay ’72 and Andrea ’72 Endrusick. The center was established in 2023 to empower, support and give visibility to the university’s growing population of LGBTQ+-identifying students.

Geneive Henry, Charles B. Degenstein professor of chemistry at Susquehanna University

Geneive Henry honored as 2024 CUR Fellow

April 24, 2024

Geneive Henry, Charles B. Degenstein professor of chemistry at Susquehanna University, is the first to be appointed a CUR (Council on Undergraduate Research) Fellow under the newly branded CUR Fellows Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research Leadership. The award annually recognizes a CUR member who is a leader and role model within the undergraduate research community.

Susquehanna announces annual Leadership Awards

April 24, 2024

Created to recognize awardees’ commitment to the betterment of the university and surrounding communities, the Leadership Awards are made possible through the Baylor Family Endowment.