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Summer 2014 issue of "Brilliant Corners" released

July 28, 2014

The summer 2014 issue of “Brilliant Corners: A Journal of Jazz & Literature” is now available. more»

Students spend spring break helping Habitat for Humanity

July 28, 2014

Members of Lycoming College’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity dedicated their spring break to community service. This year’s trip took 20 students and three advisors to Taos, N.M., for a week-long service trip.  more»

Top awards presented at Honors Convocation

July 28, 2014

Lycoming College presented its top four awards during its annual Honors Convocation on Sunday, April 13. The awards are given on the basis of dedication and service to the college. more»

New graduate receives Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

April 6, 2014

Cory Trego, of Pottstown, Pa., a 2014 Lycoming College biology graduate, is one of 51 students to receive a Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship. He plans to pursue a master’s degree in fisheries and wildlife biology and management at West Virginia University this fall. more»

Lycoming to host 10th annual Relay For Life

May 9, 2014

Lycoming College will host the 10th annual Relay For Life from 6 p.m. Friday, March 28, to 6 a.m. Saturday, March 29, in the college’s Recreation Center. All donations will benefit the American Cancer Society. Opening ceremonies begin at 6 p.m. Friday and will be followed by the Survivor Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. more»

Senior art exhibit on display

May 8, 2014

The Lycoming College Art Department will hold its annual Senior Art Show April 3-May 4 in the college’s Art Gallery in Snowden Library. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Friday, April 4. more»

Lycoming College Digital Media program to present Student Film and Video Annual

May 7, 2014

The Lycoming College Department of Communication’s Digital Media program will present the seventh Student Film and Video Annual Thursday, April 3, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Community Arts Center, 229 W. Fourth St. The event is free and open to the public. more»

Himes/Sweeney Visiting Scholar series to feature poet and essayist

May 5, 2014

The Lycoming College English Department will continue its Himes/Sweeney Visiting Scholar in Creative Writing series with readings by poet Stephen Dunn and essayist Barbara Hurd. The event will be held Tuesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. more»

History major develops displays for city library

May 5, 2014

Lycoming College freshman Maggie Slawson is volunteering at the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., where she creates displays about Pennsylvania’s history in the Rotunda area of the library. more»

Lycoming to host second Warrior Extreme Challenge

April 30, 2014

The Lycoming College Intramurals and Campus Activities Board will hold the second Warrior Extreme Challenge (WEC) on Sunday, April 6, at 1 p.m. more»

Spring concert to feature AWOLNATION

April 29, 2014

The Lycoming College Campus Activities Board (CAB) has announced Red Bull Recording artist AWOLNATION will headline the spring concert scheduled for Friday, April 11, at 8 p.m. in the Recreation Center. The opening act will be Manicanparty. more»

History professor co-edits and contributes to book

April 22, 2014

Cullen Chandler, Ph.D., professor and chair of the History Department at Lycoming College, has co-edited and contributed to “Discovery and Distinction in the Early Middle Ages: Studies in Honor of John J. more»

Presidential inauguration

April 21, 2014

Lycoming College will celebrate the inauguration of its 15th president, Kent C. Trachte, Ph.D., on Saturday, April 5. The inauguration ceremony, scheduled for 3 p.m. more»

Chamber Choir to perform concert of American music and poetry

April 11, 2014

The Lycoming College Chamber Choir will perform a concert of American music and poetry Monday, March 31, at 8 p.m. in Clarke Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. more»

Faculty recital to feature music by Debussy

April 10, 2014

The Lycoming College Music Department will present a piano recital by Amanda Gunderson, D.M.A., assistant professor of music, Friday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Clarke Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public. more»

Ewing Lecture to address politics in the Civil Rights era

April 15, 2014

The Lycoming College History Department will welcome Leslie Brown, Ph.D., associate professor of history at Williams College, for the 41st annual Robert H. Ewing Lecture. more»

Lycoming to host Special Olympics Pennsylvania training camp

March 3, 2014

Lycoming College will host a training camp March 29-30 for Special Olympics Pennsylvania athletes preparing for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games scheduled for June 14-21 in Princeton, N.J. more»

Concert at Noon to feature 'Music from the Movies'

March 31, 2014

Lycoming College will present the Concert at Noon “You Must Remember This – Music from the Movies,” a combined lecture and recital by pianist Gary Boerckel, D.M.A., professor emeritus, on Thursday, March 13 in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. The event is free and open to the public. more»

Alumna to give Harding lecture

March 31, 2014

The Lycoming College Institute for Management Studies will welcome alumna Barbara Heim, BG Group’s vice president of human resources, as a part of its James W. Harding Executive Speaker Series. more»

Lycoming professor to conduct 'Strauss and Mozart for Winds'

March 27, 2014

Lycoming College will host “Strauss and Mozart for Winds,” a performance by the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra’s winds conducted by William Ciabattari, Ph.D., chair and assistant professor of music at Lycoming. The concert will be held Sunday, March 9 at 5 p.m. more»

Students and faculty volunteer at Sojourner Truth Ministries

March 24, 2014

Lycoming College students and faculty recently collaborated with Williamsport’s City Alliance Church to volunteer at the city’s Sojourner Truth Ministries (SJT). Participants served lunch to approximately 70 homeless and underprivileged members of the community. more»

Scientific wonder to perform at Lycoming

March 21, 2014

The Lycoming College Music Department will present “Neuroscience Meets a Musical Brain,” an event that will feature a performance by world-renowned ragtime pianist and scientific wonder Robert Milne along with a lecture by Kerstin Bettermann, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of ne more»

Students participate in Macy's pin design contest and fashion show

March 20, 2014

The winners of Macy’s Little League Baseball pin design contest were revealed at a recent event presented by Lycoming College Career Services, which included a fashion show and gift raffle. more»

Tour Choir's first trip with new director underway

March 19, 2014

The Lycoming College Tour Choir’s first tour under the direction of Christopher Jackson, D.M.A., director of choral activities and assistant professor of music, will begin Friday, Feb. 28 at the Charlton United Methodist Church at 7:30 p.m. in Harrisburg, Pa. more»

Lycoming to host performance by Theater for Social Change

March 18, 2014

The Lycoming College Criminal Justice-Criminology and Theatre departments in conjunction with the Women’s and Gender Studies Program will host a performance of “The Letters Behind My Name” by the College and Community F more»

Music Department reschedules Valentine's Day concert

March 18, 2014

The Lycoming College Music Department has rescheduled the Valentine's Day Concert at Noon for Tuesday, Feb. 25 in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. The performance is free and open to the public. more»

Music Department and Williamsport Symphony Orchestra present Close-Up Concert

March 17, 2014

The Lycoming College Music Department and the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra (WSO) will present a Close-Up Concert featuring Andrew Rammon on Sunday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. more»

Stabler Foundation awards second grant for scholarship support

March 13, 2014

Lycoming College has received a $700,000 grant from The Donald B. and Dorothy L. Stabler Foundation of Harrisburg, Pa., to provide scholarship support for students with financial need. more»

Lycoming partners with YES Prep Public Schools

March 12, 2014

YES Prep Public Schools announced an IMPACT Partnership with Lycoming College, the 27th of its kind for YES Prep. Together, the two institutions are dedicated to increasing the number of college graduates from low-income communities. more»

Feinstein to be keynote speaker for international jazz conference

March 12, 2014

Lycoming College English and creative writing professor Sascha Feinstein, Ph.D., has been selected as the keynote speaker for “Jazz in Word: European (Non-)Fiction,” an international conference presented by more»

Theatre Department presents 'Let It Be Art!'

March 7, 2014

The Lycoming College Theatre Department will present “Let It Be Art! Harold Clurman’s Life of Passion” Feb. 13-15 in the Mary Lindsay Welch Theatre. All performances begin at 8 p.m. and the play is recommended for all audiences. more»

Lycoming partners with CAPA International Education

February 25, 2014

Lycoming College announces a partnership with CAPA International Education to expand its study abroad program and to give students more opportunities to learn overseas. more»

Lycoming College Community Orchestra to perform with Uptown Music Collective

February 28, 2014

The Lycoming College Community Orchestra will collaborate with the Uptown Music Collective to perform “On and On: The Legacy of R&B” at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Saturday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. more»

Education students begin professional semester

February 24, 2014

Lycoming College announces its spring class of student teachers. The following students, listed with their placements, have begun their professional semester through the college’s education program: more»

Lycoming recognizes Whitehill for wrestling coaching success

February 24, 2014

The legacy of Budd Whitehill, one of the most legendary coaches in the history of small-college wrestling, was permanently honored at Lycoming College on Saturday, Jan., 11, during a plaque dedication ceremony at the Budd Whitehill National Duals, the 20-team wrestling tournament named in his memory. more»

Lycoming welcomes Stephen Marc for art exhibition and residency

February 20, 2014

Lycoming College will host “The Confluence of a Relocated Past,” an art exhibition by photographer and digital artist Stephen Marc, in the Art Gallery in Snowden Library Jan. 16-Feb. 16. An opening reception and gallery talk for the show will be held on Jan. more»

Lycoming donates toys to county Toys for Tots campaign

February 17, 2014

For the 14th consecutive year, Lycoming College’s Office of Admissions and Financial Aid ran a successful drive for the Lycoming County Toys for Tots campaign. This year, 882 toys, including dolls, board games, action figures and more, were donated to the cause. more»

Lycoming students present research at medieval and early modern studies conference

February 10, 2014

Eight Lycoming College students presented research papers at Moravian College’s eighth annual Undergraduate Conference in Medieval and Early Modern Studies, which was held Dec. 7 in Bethlehem, Pa. more»

Candlelight Service to be broadcast

February 10, 2014

Lycoming College's annual Candlelight Service will be broadcast Dec. 24 and 25 on several local radio stations. The traditional service of lessons and carols was performed by the college's choirs and instrumental ensembles on Dec. 8 in Clarke Chapel. The broadcast dates and times are as follows: more»

Marketing plans for rehabilitation center created by Lycoming students

February 6, 2014

Lycoming College students recently created marketing plans for Ravine Ridge, a new short-term physical rehabilitation and transitional care unit that will open on The Williamsport Home campus. more»

Lycoming's Clean Water Institute receives $20,000 grant

February 5, 2014

Lycoming College's Clean Water Institute (CWI) has received a $20,000 grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) for work completed as a part of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s (PFBC) Unassessed Waters Initiative. more»

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