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Board of Governors selects Robert “Bob” Thorn as California University of Pennsylvania’s interim presidenthttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=183610/15/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-10-20-California-interim-presidentBoard of Governors selects Robert “Bob” Thorn as California University of Pennsylvania’s interim president ​​Brings 27 years of experience at California to the position
State System enters new phase of proposed university integrations with Board’s unanimous supporthttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=183510/14/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-10-14-Board-of-Governors-IntegrationsState System enters new phase of proposed university integrations with Board’s unanimous support ​​Combinations offer opportunity for growth, increased access
State System launches new phase of workforce alignment with regional employer assemblieshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18349/15/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-09-15-workforce-assembliesState System launches new phase of workforce alignment with regional employer assemblies ​​​Program seeks to develop relevant academic programming for Pennsylvania's workforce
State System to explore university integrations to support student opportunitieshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18337/16/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-07-16-university-integrationsState System to explore university integrations to support student opportunities ​​ ​Effort would strengthen institutions for the future while honoring their local identity ​
New vice chancellor to lead diversity, equity, and inclusion for State Systemhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18327/9/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-07-09-Vice-Chancellor-Diversity-Equity-InclusionNew vice chancellor to lead diversity, equity, and inclusion for State System ​Dr. Pearson brings three decades of experience to the State System
General Assembly supports reforms to the State System, providing pathways to future successhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18316/24/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-06-24-System-Redesign-LegislationGeneral Assembly supports reforms to the State System, providing pathways to future success ​House Bill 2171 to advance ongoing System Redesign efforts
State System advances a framework for campus operations in the Fallhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18306/10/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-06-10-Fall-Semester-Return-to-CampusState System advances a framework for campus operations in the Fall ​ ​Universities will focus on health and safety standards when in-person classes resume
State System universities find creative solutions to honor Class of 2020https://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18295/8/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-05-08-Spring-2020-CommencementState System universities find creative solutions to honor Class of 2020
State System of Higher Education votes for a second consecutive year to freeze tuitionhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18284/29/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-04-29-tuition-freezeState System of Higher Education votes for a second consecutive year to freeze tuition ​​​
Student finalists to compete in State System Startup Challengehttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18274/20/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-04-20-Student-Finalists-Startup-ChallengeStudent finalists to compete in State System Startup Challenge ​​​​​Student entrepreneurs with 15 new business ideas will pitch their plans virtually April 22 for a top prize of $10,000 when Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education hosts its State System Startup Challenge, formerly the Business Plan Competition. ​
Board of Governors selects Kenneth Long as East Stroudsburg University's Interim Presidenthttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18264/10/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-04-20-ESU-Interim-President-Kenneth-LongBoard of Governors selects Kenneth Long as East Stroudsburg University's Interim President ​​​The Board of Governors for Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education today selected Kenneth Long, M.B.A., to serve as interim president of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, starting July 31, 2020.​
State System announces additional safety measures in response to coronavirus pandemichttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18253/16/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-03-16-state-system-additiona-measures-coronavirusState System announces additional safety measures in response to coronavirus pandemic ​ ​Board of Governors meeting in April postponed
Chancellor Daniel Greenstein’s announcement to suspend in-person instruction at Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education institutions March 16-29https://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18243/13/2020 4:00:00 AM2020-03-13-Greenstein-announcement-coronavirus-state-systemChancellor Daniel Greenstein’s announcement to suspend in-person instruction at Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education institutions March 16-29 ​The Governor has announced that all K-12 schools in PA will close starting Monday, March 16 through March 29, in order to limit social interactions to help control the spread of the coronavirus. ​
Faculty retirement incentive program implemented, State System announceshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18233/2/2020 5:00:00 AM2020-03-02-faculty-retirement-incentive-implementedFaculty retirement incentive program implemented, State System announces ​ At least 200 faculty members have opted for the enhanced payout
State System faces ‘turning point’ in transformation and public investment https://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18221/15/2020 5:00:00 AM2020-01-15-State-of-the-System-Address State System faces ‘turning point’ in transformation and public investment ​ Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education Chancellor Dan Greenstein delivered Wednesday the annual State of the System address by outlining a bold vision for 2020 and called on strategic partners, especially members of the General Assembly, to choose to invest in affordable and accessible public education.
State System universities to host commencement ceremonies this weekhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=182112/12/2019 5:00:00 AM2019-12-12-Winter-CommencementState System universities to host commencement ceremonies this week ​​Universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education will host Winter commencement ceremonies beginning Friday and continuing through the weekend.
Board of Governors approves contracts with faculty, professionalshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=182012/11/2019 5:00:00 AM2019-12-11-Board-of-Governors-ContractsBoard of Governors approves contracts with faculty, professionals ​​​The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education unanimously approved two new collective bargaining agreements with unions representing faculty and campus professionals at the 14 state-owned universities.
State System employer summit focuses on better preparing workforce talenthttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=181911/14/2019 5:00:00 AM2019-11-14-Workforce-SummitState System employer summit focuses on better preparing workforce talent ​Summit begins a partnership to prepare students for high-demand jobs
State System approves new sustainability policy, seeks state investment to advance System Redesignhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=181710/17/2019 4:00:00 AM2017-10-17-Sustainability-Policy-Board-of-GovernorsState System approves new sustainability policy, seeks state investment to advance System Redesign ​ Board of Governors support significant System Redesign measures
Students from State System universities participate in The Harrisburg Internship Semesterhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=181610/10/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-10-THISStudents from State System universities participate in The Harrisburg Internship Semester ​ ​​Program offers experience at all levels of state governor
State System, APSCUF agree in principle on new faculty contracthttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18159/19/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-09-19-ContractState System, APSCUF agree in principle on new faculty contract ​ ​Negotiators late last night reached an agreement in principle for the faculty contract between Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties.
Contract negotiations between State System, APSCUF continuehttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18148/20/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-08-20-Contract-TalksContract negotiations between State System, APSCUF continue ​ Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College & University Faculties continued discussions this week about a new faculty contract, and they are scheduled to convene again in September.
Faculty negotiations continue, with dates scheduled into Septemberhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18138/8/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-08-08-Contract-TalksFaculty negotiations continue, with dates scheduled into September ​ ​​Negotiations continued today between the union representing faculties at Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities and Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education at the State APSCUF office in Harrisburg.
State System, APSCUF complete latest round of contract negotiationshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18117/23/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-07-23-Contract-TalksState System, APSCUF complete latest round of contract negotiations ​ ​​Leadership from Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties concluded a round of contract talks Tuesday and agreed to continue negotiations next month.
State System, APSCUF continue contract negotiationshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18107/18/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-07-18-IBB-NegotiationsState System, APSCUF continue contract negotiations ​​​​Leadership from Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties returned this week to discuss a new contract through Interest-based bargaining.
State System of Higher Education votes to freeze tuition for 2019-20 academic yearhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18097/10/2019 4:00:00 AM7-10-tuitionfreezeState System of Higher Education votes to freeze tuition for 2019-20 academic year ​​​​​​The Board of Governors for Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education voted Wednesday to freeze tuition for just the second time in the organization's 36-year history.
State System, APSCUF negotiations head into July as progress continueshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18076/28/2019 4:00:00 AM5-28-negotiationprogressState System, APSCUF negotiations head into July as progress continues ​With their contract expiring June 30, progress continued during five consecutive days of negotiations between faculties at Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities and Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. By law, the current collective bargaining agreement remains in effect until a new one is ratified.
State System, APSCUF continue contract negotiationshttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18066/21/2019 4:00:00 AM6-21-negotiationscontinueState System, APSCUF continue contract negotiations ​​Contract negotiations continued this week between faculties at Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities and Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education.
Dr. Guiyou Huang named president of Edinboro University of Pennsylvaniahttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18025/15/2019 4:00:00 AM19-05-15EdinboroDr. Guiyou Huang named president of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania ​​​​The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education today unanimously selected Dr. Guiyou Huang, chancellor for Louisiana State University of Alexandria, to be the next president of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, effective July 1. ​
State System ratifies faculty phased-retirement planhttps://www.passhe.edu/News/Lists/Press Releases/DispForm.aspx?ID=18035/15/2019 4:00:00 AM2019-05-15-RetirementState System ratifies faculty phased-retirement plan ​​​​Eligible professors at state-owned universities have an option to retire gradually, after the Board of Governors for Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education today approved a side-letter for faculty phased retirement.​