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R.N.-B.S.N. Student Receives IHERF Scholarship

June 22, 2017

William Penn University student and Mahaska Health Partnership nurse Melissa Schultz has been awarded a $3,500 scholarship from the Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation (IHERF), which is supported by the Iowa Hospital Association (IHA). Schultz, who lives in Oskaloosa, currently works with Inpatient Services at MHP. She is also attending William Penn University while […]

Statesmen Named ‘Friends of Education’ by OEA

June 13, 2017

During the annual Oskaloosa Education Association (OEA) meeting held in late May, two Statesmen were recognized alongside area educators for their contributions to education. The diligent volunteer efforts of alumni Esther Lwakabamba (‘16) and Development/Gift Stewardship Officer Heidi Scholes (’10) earned them the Friends of Education Award from the OEA. Oskaloosa Middle School teachers Kirsten […]

William Penn Chooses Rule as New Athletics Director

June 12, 2017

William Penn University President John Ottosson is proud to announce that Nik Rule has been hired as the University’s new Athletics Director. Rule, who has a rich and diverse history at William Penn, replaces Greg Hafner who recently retired.  Hafner had served as the University’s Athletics Director since 2007. “I am pleased with Nik’s appointment […]

Jerry Smith to Host Junior Clinic at Harvest Point Edmundson Golf Course

PGA Tour professional and Oskaloosa native, Jerry Smith, will be hosting a free junior golf clinic on Monday, June 12. Harvest Point Edmundson Golf Course, the Edmundson-Statesmen Junior Golf Association (ESJGA) and William Penn Women’s Golf are teaming up to host the event. Those in attendance will also receive more information on the ESJGA and […]

William Penn University Athletic Bands to Host Visit Day

June 8, 2017

In conjunction with the Drum Corps International “Drum Corps Mid-America” competition on Saturday, July 29, William Penn University Athletic Bands will be hosting a campus visit day. Those who wish to begin school during the fall 2017 and fall 2018 terms at WPU are especially invited, as well as their families. The visit day will […]

Jump Start Registration Slated for June 24 at William Penn University

June 7, 2017

It’s not too late to consider attending William Penn University in the fall, whether you’re a local student or an out-of-town resident. To help ease the process, William Penn University will hold its annual Jump Start Registration in the Musco Technology Center on Saturday, June 24. Incoming students have been invited to attend the event […]