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Greenville, Pennsylvania - 16125 United States
Website: http://www.thiel.edu

Thiel College is a private liberal arts institution founded in the Lutheran tradition. Located in Greenville, Pa., the College offers 60 majors and minors, 25 varsity sports, and a 10:1 student-faculty ratio to more than 900 students. A dedicated faculty paired with dynamic research and internship opportunities produce numerous graduate school and job placements. Coeducational from its beginnings, the College remains committed to combining tradition with innovation as it celebrates 150 years.

Accomplished professor of music joins Thiel College performing arts department

Accomplished professor of music joins Thiel College performing arts department

Thiel College, a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, announces that Julie Neish, D.M.A., has been appointed to the Department of Performing Arts as director of choral activities and assistant professor of music.Neish will lead the Thiel Choir, and…

Thiel College cycling club covering 500 miles to promote elder health, leadership development

Thiel College cycling club covering 500 miles to promote elder health, leadership development

The Thiel College Cycling club is establishing a strong presence in the community this summer by encouraging service and leadership development. Thiel (https://www.thiel.edu/) is a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania.The club has undertaken one trip already and has…

Thiel College kicks off third annual Neuromodulation Center faculty/student summer research program

Thiel College kicks off third annual Neuromodulation Center faculty/student summer research program

Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/), a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, has begun the third summer of the Greenville Neuromodulation Center Faculty/Student Research Institute with projects from several faculty and student research teams studying such varied topics as the impact…

Thiel College grad chosen for exclusive U.S.-German exchange program

Thiel College grad chosen for exclusive U.S.-German exchange program

Mandy Slupek, a 2017 Thiel College graduate, is one of 75 Americans selected to work and live in Germany as part of the 2017-2018 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals, a year-long U.S. Department of State-funded program.Since 1984, only about…

Thiel College student studying Parkinson's disease with Florida university research team

Thiel College student studying Parkinson's disease with Florida university research team

Thiel College student Korinna Sherman '18, of Poland, Ohio, will spend the summer at the University of South Florida working with Theresa Zeziewicz, M.D., and a team of researchers doing a clinical study of Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders.Sherman…

2017 Thiel College graduating class recognized for academic excellence

2017 Thiel College graduating class recognized for academic excellence

Thiel College, a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, awarded diplomas to 180 graduates with more than 1,500 faculty members, staff, family and friends in attendance at the William A. Passavant Memorial Center on Sunday, May 7 during its…

Thiel College president's inaugural year culminates in installation ceremony and celebration

Thiel College president's inaugural year culminates in installation ceremony and celebration

Thiel College, a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, celebrated the inauguration of its 20th President, Susan Traverso, Ph.D. today in the William A. Passavant Memorial Center.Traverso's keynote speech was titled "Roll Up Experiences and Think." She examined major…

Thiel College's Dietrich Honors Institute members collects goods for local nonprofit agency

The Dietrich Honors Institute at Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/), a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, is collecting goods from students until May 5. The drive is collecting household items, small appliances, clothing, canned goods and similar objects and is…

Pittsburgh-based Dietrich Foundation executive to receive honory degree from Thiel College

Pittsburgh-based Dietrich Foundation executive to receive honory degree from Thiel College

Edward Grefenstette, J.D., the president and chief executive officer of Pittsburgh-based The Dietrich Foundation will be awarded an honorary degree and address Thiel College's 2017 graduates during the College's 143rd Commencement Exercises at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 7.Grefenstette is a…

Thiel College lauds three seniors for campus contributions with Student of the Month honors

Thiel College, a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, announces Elizabeth Carlson '17, of Kane, Pa., Julia Fink '17, of Andover, Ohio, and Beverley Kozuch '17, of Templeton, Pa., as its April Students of the Month.The Student of the…

Elizabethtown College President Emeritus introducing President Traverso's inaugural keynote speech

Elizabethtown College President Emeritus introducing President Traverso's inaugural keynote speech

Susan Traverso, Ph.D., will be formally installed as the 20th president of Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/) during a ceremony at 2 p.m. Friday, May 5, which will include an introduction from her friend, collaborator and colleague Elizabethtown College President Emeritus Theodore…

Valparaiso University leader to kick off inaugural events for Thiel College President Susan Traverso

Valparaiso University leader to kick off inaugural events for Thiel College President Susan Traverso

A day of events Friday, May 5 at Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/) designed to celebrate the installation and inauguration its 20th president, Susan Traverso, Ph.D., will begin with a chapel service where her friend and colleague, Valparaiso University President Mark Heckler,…

Thiel College's James Pedas Executive Director published in top academic journals

Thiel College's James Pedas Executive Director published in top academic journals

Thiel College James Pedas Professor of Communication Dane S. Claussen, Ph.D., reviewed three modern communication texts for two of the most recognized academic journals in communication theory.Claussen, who also is Chair of the Department of Media, Communication and Public Relations…

Thiel College to honor its past and celebrate its future with President Susan Traverso inauguration

Thiel College to honor its past and celebrate its future with President Susan Traverso inauguration

Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/), a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, will celebrate the inauguration of its 20th President, Susan Traverso, Ph.D., at 2 p.m. Friday, May 5, 2017 in the William A. Passavant Memorial Center."As Chair of the Board…

Community Medical Ethics Project to welcome medical ethics expert to Thiel College

Community Medical Ethics Project to welcome medical ethics expert to Thiel College

The Community Medical Ethics Project announces Director of the Center for Ethics and Policy at Carnegie Mellon University Alex John London, Ph.D., will be the presenter for the project's upcoming seminar to be hosted at Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/) on April…

Thiel College appoints Elizabeth Frombgen, Ph.D., new Vice President for Academic Affairs

Thiel College, a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania, announces the appointment of Elizabeth Frombgen, Ph.D., as its new Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College. Frombgen follows Lynn Franken, Ph.D., who is retiring at the…

Tony Award winner 'Avenue Q' to be staged by Thiel College this April

Tony Award winner 'Avenue Q' to be staged by Thiel College this April

The Thiel Players at Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/) will present "Avenue Q," the winner of the 2004 "Tony Triple Crown" for Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Book, on April 21-23 at the William A. Robinson Theater. The play features mature…

Thiel College's new outdoor recreation group combines excursions and community involvement

Thiel College's new outdoor recreation group combines excursions and community involvement

The newest student organization at Thiel College (https://www.thiel.edu/), the Outdoor Recreation Club, will focus on exploring the region's natural resources, forging students' connection to the larger community and teaching students outdoor safety. Interest in the club was one factor that…

Future employers share career advice and opportunities with Thiel College students

The Thiel College Career Development Center hosted a job fair March 21 in the Lutheran Heritage Room of the Howard Miller Student Center.Thiel (https://www.thiel.edu/), a northwest Pennsylvania liberal arts college, welcomed representatives from companies and organizations in the communications, logistics,…

Thiel College to offer joint business and culinary degree program with Pittsburgh Technical College

Thiel College students will be able to run both sides of the "house" in the restaurant business thanks to a new agreement between the four-year Pennsylvania college and the American Academy of Culinary Arts at Pittsburgh Technical College.Students will spend…

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