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An Iowa Workforce Solution: Applied Computer Science Program at William Penn University Fits the Iowa Job Market

February 14, 2018

Students enrolled in William Penn University’s Applied Computer Science Program gain experience through lab work, lectures, projects, internships and research opportunities. The faculty aim to provide students with practical and applicable experience that prepares them for careers in information technology, software engineering and computer science. “It’s an exciting time to get into the computing field, […]

https://www.wmpenn.edu/news-story/iowa-workforce-solution-applied-computer-science-program-william-penn-university-fits-iowa-job-market/

Digital Communication Program Student Projects Place in ICMA Contests

February 13, 2018

William Penn Digital Communication students received five awards from the 2017 Better Student News Media and 2017 Better Student Television contests.  The Iowa College Media Association (ICMA) hosts the annual contests. Students were honored at the yearly ICMA convention held in Des Moines on February 1–2. 2017 Better Student News Media Contest First Place: Best […]

https://www.wmpenn.edu/news-story/digital-communication-program-student-projects-place-icma-contests/

William Penn to Add Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse and Men’s Volleyball

February 12, 2018

William Penn Athletics Director Nik Rule is excited to announce the addition of men’s and women’s lacrosse and men’s volleyball to the list of intercollegiate sports the University offers. All three sports will begin competition in the 2019-2020 school year.  They are the first sports to be added since men’s and women’s bowling back in […]

https://www.wmpenn.edu/news-story/william-penn-add-mens-womens-lacrosse-mens-volleyball/

Software Company CEO to Share Story of Tenacity and Achievement

February 5, 2018

John Oechsle, CEO of the software company Swiftpage, will present “We Did What?” on Thursday, February 22, at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus. This presentation will cover how the small Denver, Colorado-based start-up acquired two large companies to become a large, global corporation overnight. Oechsle will […]

https://www.wmpenn.edu/news-story/software-company-ceo-share-story-tenacity-achievement/

Wednesday Doubleheader to Serve as Coaches Vs. Cancer Night

January 23, 2018

The William Penn men’s and women’s basketball teams will once again be doing their parts in the fight against a deadly disease as they participate in the Coaches vs. Cancer initiative this week. Wednesday’s doubleheader against Missouri Valley (women at 5:30, men at 7:30) will serve as Coaches vs. Cancer Night as the Statesmen host […]

https://www.wmpenn.edu/news-story/wednesday-doubleheader-serve-coaches-vs-cancer-night/