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Leadership and Service Awards

October 4, 2014

Lycoming College recognized co-curricular student achievement on campus during its eighth annual Leadership and Service Awards Banquet on April 9. more»

Lycoming hosts national genome consortium workshop

September 6, 2014

Lycoming College hosted 50 faculty and students for a National Science Foundation (NSF) and Howard Hughes Medical Institute-funded workshop for the Genome Consortium for Active Teaching-NextGen Sequencing group (GCAT-SEEK) June 2-6. more»

AT&T contributes to new college prep program

September 5, 2014

Lycoming College received a $35,000 contribution from AT&T to fund a new college preparation summer program. more»

U.S. Comptroller General to deliver commencement address

September 4, 2014

Gene L. Dodaro, a 1973 Lycoming College graduate and the eighth Comptroller General of the United States and head of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), will deliver the keynote address at Lycoming’s 166th commencement on Sunday, May 4 at 1 p.m. on The Quad. more»

College for Kids

August 7, 2014

While most Lycoming College students are enjoying their summer breaks, the campus continues to serve as an environment for learning. more»

Student teachers participate in mock interviews

August 1, 2014

Eight Lycoming College student teachers recently participated in mock interviews with 17 teachers and administrators from six local school districts. more»

10th annual Read-In to feature 'The Hunger Games'

August 1, 2014

Lycoming College’s Snowden Library will host its 10th annual Read-In fundraiser Saturday, Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. more»

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service to be held at Lycoming

August 1, 2014

Lycoming College will host the Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Committee’s second annual Day of Service on Saturday, Jan. 18. more»

Digital media senior exhibition

July 4, 2014

Lycoming College seniors in the Digital Media Communication program will present an exhibition of their capstone work on Friday, April 11, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Communication Building on the corner of Fourth and Franklin streets. more»

Business students conduct resume writing workshop

July 4, 2014

Sixteen Lycoming College students in a business practicum class taught by Bonita Kolb, Ph.D., associate professor of business administration, recently held a résumé writing workshop at the local American Rescue Workers. more»

Konopski named vice president for enrollment management

July 3, 2014

Lycoming College President Kent Trachte, Ph.D., has announced the appointment of Michael Konopski as vice president for enrollment management, effective July 1. Konopski will provide vision and direction for the college’s enrollment and financial aid offices and serve as a member of the senior leadership team. more»

Lycoming breaks ground for new Lynn Science Center

July 22, 2014

Lycoming College celebrated the groundbreaking for its new Lynn Science Center on June 18. more»

Sustainability Committee partners with Food Recovery Network

June 2, 2014

In an effort to fight food waste and to help those in need, the Lycoming College Sustainability Committee has teamed up with the Food Recovery Network (FRN) to save surplus food in the college’s dining hall and donate it to the local American Rescue Workers’ (ARW) shelter. more»

Sustainability Committee partners with Food Recovery Network

June 2, 2014

In an effort to fight food waste and to help those in need, the Lycoming College Sustainability Committee has teamed up with the Food Recovery Network (FRN) to save surplus food in the college’s dining hall and donate it to the local American Rescue Workers’ (ARW) shelter. more»

Staff Appreciation Day award-winners

July 22, 2014

Lycoming College celebrated the contributions of its staff members and presented its top five awards during the Staff Appreciation Day on Wednesday, May 21. The awards are given on the basis of dedication and service to the college. more»

Digital Media Gallery to present alumna exhibit

May 2, 2014

Lycoming College will host "Speculation on the Trajectory of Human Kind," a video and photography exhibit by alumna Amanda Le Kline in the Digital Media Gallery from Feb. 26 to March 20. An artist lecture will be held Tuesday, Feb. more»

Summer 2014 issue of "Brilliant Corners" released

July 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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»

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»

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»

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»

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»

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»

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»

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