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William Penn University ALD Aims to Inspire Compassion through Annual Canned Food Drive

October 30, 2017

With the changing of the seasons also comes holiday festivities, and many are reminded during this time to give thanks for gifts received from family and friends. As the holiday season approaches, William Penn students are asking for your help to give to others in need. Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society focuses on academic […]

Staff Attorney for Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence to Present at William Penn University

October 23, 2017

William Penn University’s Social & Behavioral Sciences Division invites both the campus and Oskaloosa community to a lecture session presented by Salome S. Nengean, JD, Staff Attorney for the Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The lecture, which will take place on Monday, November 6 at 6:00 p.m. in the Chief Mahaska Room of the Dana […]

William Penn University Athletic Bands Program to Host Campus Visit Day

October 10, 2017

The William Penn University Athletic Bands program is hosting the 2017 WPU Band Visit Day on Saturday, Oct. 28 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus. High school marching band seniors are especially invited to this visit day, which will also include an afternoon at the football game against Benedictine […]

Oskaloosa Music Historian to Share Local Musicians’ Stories and Global Music Impact

October 9, 2017

Andy Clark, President of C.L. Barnhouse Company, will present “The Incredible Music Heritage of Oskaloosa” on Thursday, October 26 at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus. The C.L. Barnhouse Company has been housed in Oskaloosa for over 130 years and is considered one of the oldest operating […]

Mahaska Bowl & Recreation Center Gears Up for 2nd Annual ‘Pins for Penn’

October 6, 2017

Join William Penn University’s Mahaska Bowl & Recreation Center for the 2nd Annual Pins for Penn fundraiser on Friday, November 3 at 7:00 p.m. While all fundraisers are typically held for a good cause, this particular event will also be a fun, active, and competitive way to spend a Friday night with friends and family […]

October is World Food Prize Month at William Penn University

October 4, 2017

William Penn University’s Health & Life Sciences Division welcomes all students, staff, faculty, and community members to attend the annual World Food Prize lecture on Wednesday, October 18, at 11:15 a.m. in the George Daily Auditorium. This year’s speaker is Dr. Jemimah Njuki, Senior Program Officer for Canada’s International Development Research Centre. About Jemimah Njuki […]

William Penn University Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Historic Penn Hall

October 2, 2017

On September 24, one of the oldest buildings on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus turned 100 years old — Penn Hall. William Penn University celebrated the milestone during Homecoming 2017, held September 28 – 30, with a program commemorating Penn Hall, a poem recitation from alum Hailey Brown (’13), followed by a ribbon cutting ceremony […]

William Penn University Announces Revival of the ‘P’ and Dedication of George Daily Pavilion

William Penn University celebrated the recreation of a campus icon with students, alumni, and friends on Friday with the return of the landmark “P” on the Oskaloosa campus. The tradition behind the letter “P” began in 1919, when students wanted to provide a campus insignia as well as begin a freshman tradition and establish an […]