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William Penn University to Host Applied Technology Day Camp from June 11–15

May 17, 2018

William Penn University will host an Applied Technology Day Camp, June 11–15 at the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on the Oskaloosa campus. The all-day camp is for students entering grades 1–8. The cost for the first child is $100, with a price reduction for additional children. Students will have a unique opportunity for hands-on learning […]

WPU Picks Christiansen to be First-Ever Lacrosse Coach

May 11, 2018

William Penn University Athletics Director Nik Rule is proud to announce that Luke Christiansen has been hired as the school’s first-ever Head Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Coach. Christiansen comes to WPU from East Carolina University where he served as head coach of the university’s club team this past year.  He guided the squad to an […]

Nurses to be Pinned During William Penn’s Traditional Ceremony

April 27, 2018

As another spring semester winds down, we take a moment to reflect on the accomplishments of our students at William Penn University. On Friday, April 27, 2018, the Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduates will be participating in their traditional pinning ceremony at 5:30 p.m. at College Avenue Friends Church in Oskaloosa, IA. The graduating […]

William Penn Joins the Community Concert Band for Spring Concert

April 24, 2018

The William Penn University and Community Concert Bands, along with the William Penn University Choir, will present their Spring Concert on Monday, April 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the Musco Technology Center Atrium. The concert will present a variety of selections, which represent over 600 years of compositional developments. Works by Bruckner, Vaughn Williams, […]

William Penn Alum to Headline 143rd Commencement Ceremony

April 23, 2018

The 2018 Commencement speaker is a William Penn alum, former Board of Trustees member, and Board Chair. David Printy (‘68) will headline the 143rd Commencement ceremony, on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 10 AM. Following commencement celebrations, the William Penn University Alumni Association will hold the traditional Blue and Gold Ceremony on Penn Hall’s front […]

Tree Memorial Ceremony Scheduled During Campus Beautification Day

April 20, 2018

Every semester on the William Penn campus, Campus Beautification Day is organized for students, organizations, staff, and faculty to join together to spruce up the Oskaloosa campus. Campus Beautification Day is slated for Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 10AM. This year, there will be a tree planting ceremony in memory of student, Marquis Todd. The […]

WPU Students Present at Alpha Chi National Convention in Portland, Oregon

April 19, 2018

Five members of William Penn University’s Iowa Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi, a national collegiate honor society, attended the Society’s national convention in Portland, Oregon, April 5—7, where they presented original research papers. Senior Lucas Smith, Sports Management, attended the national convention to share his research on the correlation between academic and athletic performance in […]

Academic Honors Banquet Recognizes Top Students at William Penn University

April 18, 2018

William Penn University honored student scholars and leaders for their outstanding academic achievements and accomplishments at the 2018 Academic Honors Banquet, held Saturday, April 14 on the William Penn University Oskaloosa campus. The university-wide event is presented each year to acknowledge superior performance by students, and includes recognition of honor society inductees, campus leaders, students […]