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William Penn University Announces Fall 2019 President’s List

January 27, 2020

William Penn University is pleased to announce the following students that have received recognition for the President’s List during the fall 2019 semester. To be included on the President’s List, a student must complete at least 12 hours of credit with a minimum grade point average of 3.9 on a 4.0 scale. Located in Oskaloosa, […]

William Penn University Investigating Incorporating Drone Technology in Education

New technologies sometimes explode and when they become useful in the real world, spur new learning and teaching opportunities. Dr. Jim Hoeksema, professor in the Applied Technology Division at William Penn University (WPU) attended a four-day conference this past summer at Utah State University to help educators incorporate drones into their programs. “Part of the […]

First Manufacturing Day Celebrated at William Penn University

The Applied Technology Division at William Penn University (WPU) hosted its first Manufacturing Day Event on October 4, 2019. The day-long program—which offered manufacturing plant tours, presentations from industrial employers, displays about products and career opportunities, a panel discussion with area employers, and a tour of the Industrial Technology facilities and programs at WPU—drew nearly […]

William Penn University Announces New Graduate Degree Offering

October 7, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University has received approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) to add a second graduate study to their offerings. Beginning in January 2020, William Penn University will offer a degree in Master of Arts in Sport Management. “A career in sport is challenging and rewarding as the industry is continually […]

October is World Food Prize Month at William Penn University

October 1, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – 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 16, at 11:15 a.m. in the George Daily Auditorium. This year’s speaker is Bram Govaerts, the global Director Innovative Business Strategies with CIMMYT. About Bram […]

WPU to Host Jazz Academy for Students featuring New York City Jazz Artists

September 20, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University is hosting a Jazz Academy in October. The academy allows you to select from one of three days to attend on October 7, 8, or 9, 2019. Each day will begin at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up with a performance at the George Daily Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. Ray […]

WPU Hosts “How to Pay for College” Presentation with ICAN

September 13, 2019

OSKALOOSA, Iowa—William Penn University will be hosting a “How to Pay for College” presentation in partnership with ICAN – Iowa College Access Network on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. The event will be held on the 3rd Floor of the Penn Activity Center in the Ware Auditorium on the William Penn University Oskaloosa […]

First Leaders Speak Series Headlined by Author of William Penn Biography

September 12, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – Andrew Murphy, Author and current Professor of Political Science at Virginia Commonwealth University, will present “Four Mysteries about William Penn” on Thursday, September 12 at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus. The presentation will elaborate on the statesman himself from Murphy’s recent book, William […]