Richard Krause (Communication) attended the PRSA Renaissance Awards in Pittsburgh Jan. 26 with several students and alumni. Waynesburg University’s student chapter was recognized as the PRSSA Chapter of the Year at the event.
Dr. Xela Batchelder (Fine Arts) attended the 60th annual Association of Performing Arts Presenters conference and was accepted to represent the Association of Arts Administrator Educators on Jan. 7. Dr. Batchelder also attended the Edinburgh Festival Fringe’s “Road Show” in New York.
Drs. Dana Baer and Marie Leichliter-Krause (Academic Affairs) attended the 2016 Annual Middle States Commission on Higher Education Conference in Philadelphia in December to learn more about the new accreditation standards, network with peers from member institutions, and attend sessions on a range of topics relevant to Waynesburg University. The materials from this conference are available on the N drive.
William Stough (Business Administration) attended the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants Conference, where he participated in sessions on ethics and accounting and auditing.
Dr. Julie Bausman (Education), Kerry Purnell (Registrar’s Office), Dr. Chad Sherman (Communication), Melinda Rush (Fine Arts), Anthony Jarrell (Student Services), and Sarah Bell (Academic Affairs) led the Faith, Learning, and Service Immersion Trips offered through the University during the winter break.
Eddie Powers (Fine Arts) joined the Lamplighters Concert Choir in performing Bach’s Magnificat in Pittsburgh. Powers also emceed TUBACHRISTMAS on campus before the holidays.
Dr. Ronda DePriest (Fine Arts) performed with the Pittsburgh Civil Orchestra for a concert in late December.