More than 600 students recently celebrated graduation in Haas Center for the Arts as part of winter commencement for graduate studies, as well as colleges of business, education, liberal arts and science and technology.
BU receives initial Carnegie Classification
Bloomsburg University is one of 240 U.S. colleges and universities awarded the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching’s 2015 Community Engagement Classification. Eighty-three institutions, including BU, are receiving the classification for the first time.
A total of 361 colleges and universities have attained the designation, which demonstrates an institutional commitment to volunteerism and community involvement. Institutions participate voluntarily by submitting materials describing the nature and extent of their engagement in projects and initiatives that benefit the community.
Muth earns preseason honor from NCBWA
Bloomsburg University sophomore Damin Muth has been selected to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association 2015 NCAA Division II All-Atlantic Region Preseason Teams. The 2014 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Eastern Division Freshman of the Year, Muth earned a spot on the All-Atlantic Region second team as a designated hitter. Bloomsburg finished last season with a school record 20 conference victories and a 28-19 overall record. The Huskies begin the 2015 campaign with a trip to the Builder Invitational which gets underway Feb. 26 in Newport News, Va.