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Edinboro senior earns statewide academic achievement award

Edinboro University student Elizabeth Bennett was selected among candidates at all 14 institutions in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education to receive the 2022 Syed R. Ali-Zaidi Award for Academic Achievement. Bennett, who expects to graduate in December with dual degrees in psychology and data analytics and minors in applied mathematics and music, was recognized April 14 at the State System’s Board of Governors quarterly meeting.


 Points of Pride

The Game and Virtual World Development Track of Edinboro University's Computer Science program ranks 24th nationally among public schools and colleges and 20th on the East Coast in Animation Career Review's 2016 Game Design School Rankings

Edinboro University’s Animation and Computer Animation programs rank 17th nationally among public colleges and universities in Animation Career Review's 2016 listing of the best animation programs in the U.S.

​The College Mapper blog recently placed Edinboro University at the top of its list of the Best Colleges for Students with Disabilities, adding to numerous recognitions earned by EU’s longstanding commitment to accessibility and service.

Edinboro University’s online graduate programs in education and nursing (offered in consortium with Clarion University) are ranked among the best in the nation in U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

 Notable Alumni

​Dr. Beverly J. Torok-Storb ’71, M.Ed. Biology and Secondary Education - Lead team member of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle and a Top Doctor 2013 Community Service Award Winner for a year-round internship and other programs she created for underrepresented students interested in the sciences

​Xavier Williams ’89, B.S. Business Administration - Senior Vice President, AT&T Southwest

​Jack Speer ’81, B.A. Speech Communications - news anchor, National Public Radio

​LaToya Ruby Frazier ’04, BFA - acclaimed photographer, 2014 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship recipient and 2015 McArthur “genius grant” recipient

​Josh Earl ’05, BFA Applied Media Arts – Film and Video Production, four-time Creative Arts Emmy winner for editing work done for the Discovery Channel series “Deadliest Catch”