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William Penn University to Host Applied Technology Day STEM Camp from June 17-21

May 23, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) — William Penn University will host an Applied Technology Day STEM Camp, June 17–21 at the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on the Oskaloosa campus. The all-day camp is for students entering grades 2–5. The cost is $60 per child. Students will have a unique opportunity for hands-on learning with to work hands-on with […]

William Penn University Students to Host Community Forum Event

April 17, 2019

For Immediate Release    William Penn University Students to Host Community Forum Event Students will conduct a three-day seminar on noise pollution   (OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – Students in the Sociology of Contemporary Issues course, taught by Dr. Michael Johnston at William Penn University, have partnered with students in Principles of Communication, taught by Dr. Samantha […]

Academic Honors Banquet Recognizes Top Students at William Penn University

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University honored student scholars and leaders for their outstanding academic achievements and accomplishments at the 2019 Academic Honors Banquet, held Saturday, April 6 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, […]

WPU Leaders Speak Series Welcomes Jonathan Claussen from ISU

March 15, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – Iowa State University (ISU) Professor, Dr. Jonathan Claussen, will present on Thursday, March 21, at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus as part of the Leaders Speak Series. Claussen will discuss his research on how agricultural fertilizer run-off, food borne pathogens, spinal cord injuries […]

William Penn Showcases New Technology during Heart of America Athletic Conference Wrestling Championship

March 5, 2019William Penn University (WPU) hosted the annual Heart of America Athletic Conference Wrestling Championship on Saturday, February 16. The Athletic Department partnered with Musco Lighting company and the Digital Communication Program to produce a prestigious and elite athletic experience. “We want to be a leader in small-time college athletics and in order to do that, [...]

Long Standing History Brings Community and Students Together

February 22, 2019Every Monday evening is a special interaction between William Penn University students and community members. All of them share a love for music. The Concert Band has a long-standing history at William Penn University. It has been consistently operating since 2007, and continues to grow with each year. The Concert Band brings individuals of all ages from [...]

Why Community Matters: Lessons from Midwestern Women’s History

February 8, 2019

Iowa State University Associate Professor, Dr. Tracy Lucht, will present on Thursday, February 21, at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus. Lucht’s presentation will share what she has learned from researching female journalists in the Midwest. The presentation is an opportunity for the audience to reflect on […]

Buxton Author invited to William Penn University for Book Signing and Presentation

February 6, 2019

You may have heard of Buxton, Iowa, the coal mining town established in 1900 where five thousand African Americans and Caucasians lived, worked and attended school together. But do you know how and why the town was created? Come learn about the corporations, men, and women who made Buxton one of the most amazing towns […]

William Penn University Announces Speaker for Dean’s Convocation

January 18, 2019Tiffany Tokarz, CEO of Modern Muse Consulting and adjunct professor at WPU, will be on campus to speak with students, faculty, and staff on Thursday, January 24, 2019. William Penn University staff, faculty and students will ring in the start of the spring semester with the Dean’s Convocation on Thursday, January 24, at 11:15 a.m. [...]