May 2, 2017

Ville Daily | May 2, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Symposium on Educational Leadership and Poverty

Tomorrow:  AFSCME Appreciation Day

Strategic Review – Give Input Here

COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

Website Redesign Project – Community Update meeting Tuesday, May 9

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FACULTY/STAFF

New:  State System Faculty Expertise Showcase

New:  Important Information for Closing out year

New: Department Chairperson Summer Availability Request

Today: Retirement Reception for Dr. Borger-Greco

Tomorrow:  2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FACULTY PLANNING TO APPLY FOR PROMOTION OR TENURE IN FALL 2017

TITLE IX RESPONSIBILITIES FOR FACULTY – SUMMER SESSION

Women’s Studies Professional Development Day

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STUDENTS

Finals Bus

KPETS On Campus

Students – Don’t forget your packages before you leave

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NEWS RELEASES

Tonight at the Ware Center: Forum on Immigration and Refugees

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MEDIA COVERAGE

5/2 – Chronicle of Higher Education – Pa. State System discussed, “Public Regional Colleges Never Die. Can They Be Saved?”

5/2 – LNP
– Report lauds Pa. schools, warns of growing expense.
– Baseball – Chas McCormick named PSAC Eastern Division Athlete of the Week.
– Golf – MU’s team has qualified for the NCAA Atlantic/East Super Regional.

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EVENTS – view all

Women’s Outdoor Track and Field – May 4 – PSAC Outdoor Championships

Two baseball doubleheaders coming up this week with Shippensburg – Friday and Saturday

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May 1, 2017

‘Ville Daily | May 1, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

AFSCME Appreciation Day

Strategic Review – Give Input Here

COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

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FACULTY/STAFF

TITLE IX RESPONSIBILITIES FOR FACULTY – SUMMER SESSION

University Grille Specials – May 1-5, 2017

Retirement Reception for Dr. Borger-Greco

Faculty Senate: submit nominations for campus committees (May 2 election)

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FACULTY PLANNING TO APPLY FOR PROMOTION OR TENURE IN FALL 2017

Women’s Studies Professional Development Day

2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

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STUDENTS

Person of the Year

Students – Don’t forget your packages before you leave

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NEWS RELEASES

Forum on Immigration and Refugees – Tomorrow (May 2)

State System Universities Plan Commencements

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/30 – LancasterOnlineCoverage of Joan Jett concert at Millersville.

4/30 – The Advertiser (Australia) – HOCKEY FORMER Nuriootpa Hockey Club player Natalie Pinder has been accepted into a field hockey scholarship to Millersville university in Pennsylvania, US.

4/30 – LNP
“Through the Viewfinder” – Photo of student freefalling off “Stunt Jump” at SuperFest.
Millersville baseball swept Bloomsburg at home on Saturday.
Women’s lacrosse – topped Gannon University on Saturday.

4/29 – LNP
Millersville baseball sept Bloomsburg on the road Friday.
Letter to editor “The advantages of cursive” by Millersville professor emeritus, Dr. Edward D. Ottinger Jr., associate professor of Special Education.

4/29 – Baltimore Business JournalNew Bowie State University president named – about Millersville’s Dr. Aminta Breaux.

4/29 – Baltimore SunMillersville’s Dr. Aminta Breaux named president of Bowie.

4/29 – The Associated Press, The Capital (Annapolis, Maryland),  – Breaux tapped as new president at Bowie State.

4/28 – AFROAminta Breaux Named President of Bowie State University – Appointee is VP for Advancement at Millersville University.

4/28 – Lancaster OnlineReport says State System universities must remain ‘engines of mobility.’

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EVENTS – view all

May 3 – Innovator Speaker – Dr. Aomawa Shields

May 5 – Campus Picnic & Rainbow Run

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April 28, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 28, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Dr. Aminta Breaux Named President of Bowie State

One Book, One Campus 2017 Selection Announcement

Strategic Review – Give Input Here

COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

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FACULTY/STAFF

Retirement Reception for Dr. Borger-Greco

Faculty Senate: submit nominations for campus committees (May 2 election)

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FACULTY PLANNING TO APPLY FOR PROMOTION OR TENURE IN FALL 2017

Women’s Studies Professional Development Day

Call for Applications: Director of International Studies

2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

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STUDENTS

Person of the Year

Millersville Dance Team Tryouts

Students – Don’t forget your packages before you leave

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NEWS RELEASES

Greene and Myers stand out at Penn Relays

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/28 – LNP – Feature article, “MU’s music business technology students study and train to help present Joan Jett’s performance.”

4/27 – The Spectrum (Bowie State)
Aminta Breaux Named President of Bowie State University.

4/27 – Blue Ridge Cable Channel 11“MU Loves Rock and Roll.”

4/27 – Patriot News
Tory Lanez – Opening for Canadian hip-hop artist Tony Lanez will be Trill Sammy – tonight in SMC. Joan Jett & the Blackhearts – Saturday in SMC.

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EVENTS – view all

 Millersville University Theatre presents DANCING AT LUGHNASA

Dances with Winds – MU Concert Band & Wind Ensemble

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April 27, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 27, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Convocation 2017 – Save the Date

4th Annual Global Well-Being and Social Change Conference

The Body Monologues

Dancing at Lughnasa

Strategic Review – Give Input Here

COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

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SNAPPER NEWS

The Snapper April 27, 2017

Jane Elliott comes to campus

MU student panels discuss immigration and refugees

Tips for finals week: Navigating through the stress

Best burrito buys

Black Comb gives old-fashioned cuts: Local barber shop offers a blast to the past through a nostalgic atmosphere and friendly staff

Snapper’s Social media:

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

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FACULTY/STAFF

Faculty Senate: submit nominations for campus committees (May 2 election)

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FACULTY PLANNING TO APPLY FOR PROMOTION OR TENURE IN FALL 2017

Women’s Studies Professional Development Day

Reminder to Faculty – Summer Grading Policy

Call for Applications: Director of International Studies

REMINDER TO UNIVERSITY FACULTY – FINALS WEEK

2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

One Day Give Meeting – May 4

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STUDENTS

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts – Employment Opportunities

Person of the Year

Millersville Dance Team Tryouts

Students conduct first high-altitude balloon measurements

Colloquium on Immigrants and Refugees in Lancaster County

ACMO Benefit Concert: The New Colossus

Highmark Healthcare Scholarship

Women’s Swimming Program

Students – Don’t forget your packages before you leave

Student Senate-House of Representatives General Meeting – for organizations to receive updates from Student Senate

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/27 – LNP
– Joan Jett & The Blackhearts at Millersville
– MU Benefit Concert
– MU Dances with Wind concert
– MU Jazz and Java
– MU World Percussion concert
– Ware Center exhibit by Tom Scullin
– Winter Center Eckert Art Gallery – A Planet that Dreams

4/26 – Blue Ridge Cable Channel 11 – Feature story on Millersville students who will be performing with Joan Jett.

4/25 – Plus Media Solutions – Football – The Pace University Setters will open the 2017 campaign at Pace Stadium against Millersville University on Saturday, Sept. 2, at 6 p.m.

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EVENTS – view all

Spring Concert: Tory Lanez

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

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April 26, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 26, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Strategic Review – Give Input Here

Boil Water Advisory LIFTED

NEW LINK – COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

Understanding Islam Panel DiscussionComing Out, Being Out: Philadelphia’s First Out Judge Shares His Story

World Percussion Concert

Millersville University police are warning of a Mother’s Day coupon scam

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville Meteorology Hosts Three-Day Unidata Python & AWIPS CAVE Workshop

Millersville Hosts Honors Conference

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FACULTY/STAFF

Highmark Healthcare Scholarship

Faculty and Staff Activities for April 26, 2017; Information from Drs. Halawa, Hossain and Mehrenberg

Reminder to Faculty – Summer Grading Policy

Retirement Reception for Dr. Borger-Greco

Call for Applications: Director of International Studies

REMINDER TO UNIVERSITY FACULTY – FINALS WEEK

2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

One Day Give Meeting – May 4

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STUDENTS

Student Memorial Center Space Meeting

Highmark Healthcare Scholarship

Women’s Swimming Program

Ville Happenings

Students – Don’t forget your packages before you leave

Student Senate-House of Representatives General Meeting – for organizations to receive updates from Student Senate

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/26 – State System News Coverage

4/26 – LNP

  • Article, “Warmup on the Way” includes interview with Millersville’s Eric Horst.
  • “Democratic mayoral debate set for May 4 will be held at Millersville’s Ware Center.
  • Softball – Millersville’s Brittany Smith registered 11 hits last week.
  • Scribbler article, “DNA Analysis Reunites Lancaster Siblings” included that Gerald Wilson, a retired city police lieutenant and McCaskey High School criminal justice teacher who now instructs courses in genealogy, astronomy and digital photography at Millersville University’s Ware Center helps to introduce family members through DNA.

4/25 – Lancaster Online 5 Millersville student bands will get to open for Joan Jett Saturday night.

 4/24 – The RocketRock lacrosse unable to complete comeback against Millersville.

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EVENTS – view all

Spring Concert: Tory Lanez

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

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April 25, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 25, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Boil Water Advisory

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT COMMENCEMENT

State System Legislative Update

Educator of the Year Plaque Dedication

AFSCME Day – News from HR

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville Meteorology Hosts Three-Day Unidata Python & AWIPS CAVE Workshop

Millersville Hosts Honors Conference

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FACULTY/STAFF

Retirement Reception for Dr. Borger-Greco

Call for Applications: Director of International Studies

REMINDER TO UNIVERSITY FACULTY – FINALS WEEK

2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

One Day Give Meeting – May 4

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STUDENTS

Ville Happenings

Students – Don’t forget your packages before you leave

Student Senate-House of Representatives General Meeting – for organizations to receive updates from Student Senate

Pizza and Wings with the VP

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/25 – LNP – Front page story on earthquake included interview with Millersville’s Dr. Charles Scharnberger.

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EVENTS – view all

Brother Sun with Abbie Gardner – April 26

Play “Dancing at Lughnasa” continues on April 27, 28, 29 and 30

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April 24, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 24, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Educator of the Year Plaque Dedication

AFSCME Day – News from HR

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NEWS RELEASES

COURAGE Hosts Public Forum on Immigration

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FACULTY/STAFF

2017 MU AFSCME Appreciation Day

University Grille Specials – April 24 – 28, 2017

Call for Applications: Faculty Coordinator for Global Education

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STUDENTS

Student Senate-House of Representatives General Meeting – for organizations to receive updates from Student Senate

Pizza and Wings with the VP

University Theatre: Dancing at Lughnasa

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/24 – LNP
– Feature article on Black & Gold football game on Saturday.
– Track and Field – Millersville relay had a strong showing at Saturday’s All-American Invitational.

4/23 – LNP
Feature article “Boy has 2 wishes come true at MU.”
Track and Field, “A highlight of my life.”
Column by Millersville’s Dr. Ojoma Edeh Herr, “Waiting on the Lord is most important for our growth.”
One-Woman show at Ware Center recounts life of famed French actress Sarah Bernhardt.

4/23 – Patriot News – Native plant sale coming up in June at Millersville.

4/22 – FOX 43 – Coverage of the Make-A-Wish unveil at Millersville University.

4/22 – LNP
– MU to hold its Black & Gold spring game.
– Softball’s Brittany Smith got her 199th hit as a Marauder on Friday.

4/21 – Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) issued news release, “MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY GETS PREPARED” on Public Weather Awareness Day.

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EVENTS – view all

SuperFest will be held April 26

Coming Out, Being Out: Philadelphia’s First Out Judge Shares His Story – April 26

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April 21, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 21, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT COMMENCEMENT AND COMMENCEMENT REHEARSAL

Wrap-up drug awareness week with free pizza and a movie

Fire Safety – Be Careful with Cigarettes/Matches

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SNAPPER NEWS

Local citizens unite against pipelines

Autism Awareness Month should focus on advocacy, activities

“Dance” to Rafters for opening night

After 20 years at Turner Field, the Braves move to SunTrust Park

All Snapper articles and social media

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NEWS RELEASES

Wish Unveiled at Millersville’s Spring Football Game Tomorrow

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FACULTY/STAFF

Call for Applications: Faculty Coordinator for Global Education

“Literacy Levels Among College Students.” By Dr. Oliver Dreon.

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STUDENTS

Student Senate-House of Representatives General Meeting – for organizations to receive updates from Student Senate

Pizza and Wings with the VP

University Theatre: Dancing at Lughnasa

2017-18 Cheerleading Tryouts set for April 30

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/21 – Central Penn Business Journal – John Hearn hired by Millersville as director of the Center for Student Involvement.

4/20 – The Evening TribuneArticle on Dr. John Anderson’s Surprise

4/20 – The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania) – High school senior, Josh Marzak organizes U.S. Constitution program – Marzak will attend Millersville this fall and major in meteorology.

4/20 – Patriot News

  • Coverage of Millersville’s Earth Day celebrations.
  • Brother Sun event
  • Joan Jett Concert coming up April 29.
  • Utsav: Indian Arts Gala

4/20 – Eastern Express Times (Pennsylvania) – Article, “Millennials should care about local elections” was written by Doug Waterman Jr., of Allentown, the founder/executive director of Millennials for a Better Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Millersville University and former president of the College Democrats chapter.

4/17 – Faculty Focus – Article by Millersville’s Dr. Oliver Dreon, “Literacy Levels Among College Students.”

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EVENTS – view all

WIXQ – MUsic Showcase tonight

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April 20, 2017

‘Ville Daily | April 20, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Made in Millersville – Thanks & Congrats

Fire Safety – Be Careful with Cigarettes/Matches

Earth Day at the ‘Ville

Today is the Spring Registration Rally – SMC – 10am-2pm

An Evening with Jane Elliott, TONIGHT,”Power, Perception and Prejudice,” 6:30 at Winter Center

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville University selected to host 2019 and 2021 NCAA Division II Field Hockey Championships.

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FACULTY/STAFF

2017 Lives Changed Employee Giving Campaign

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STUDENTS

WIXQ – MUsic Showcase on Friday

Women’s Swimming Program

University Theatre: Dancing at Lughnasa

2017-18 Cheerleading Tryouts set for April 30

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/20 – LNP
Feature article on “Dancing at Lughnasa.”
USTAV Indian Festival at Ware Center
Brother Sun at Winter Center

4/19 – PennLivePA Orders a Second Study of the State Systems Finances and Structure

4/19 – WGAL – Coverage of Holocaust Memorial Night at Millersville.

4/19 – AASCU Newsletter – Land-locked Millersville University has been ranked in the top 10 in the country for a bachelor’s degree in oceanography by College Values Online.

4/20 – State System News Highlights

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EVENTS – view all

Jane Elliot Tonight at Winter Center

WIXQ – MUsic Showcase on Friday

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April 19, 2017

Ville Daily | April 19, 2017

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

Sidewalk Sale

Earth Day at the ‘Ville

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville University selected to host 2019 and 2021 NCAA Division II Field Hockey Championships.

State System Students Spend Day at Capitol

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STUDENTS

Women’s Swimming Program

University Theatre: Dancing at Lughnasa

2017-18 Cheerleading Tryouts set for April 30

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MEDIA COVERAGE

4/19 – LNP
Photos of “Made in Millersville.”
NCAA finals coming to MU
Editorial – “Lowdown needed on higher ed system.”

4/19 – Lancaster Online
– Millersville’s Weather Information Center stats used in “Cooler, cloudy day ahead in Lancaster County.
– Earth Day article included that Millersville would have a celebration.

4/19 – York DispatchNCAA Championships Coming to Millersville.

4/18 – WGAL
– Feature story on Millersville Music Technology students at Advocacy Day in Harrisburg.
– Feature story on Millersville’s track and field star, Sunflower Greene.
– Millersville to host the NCAA Division II Field Hockey Championships in 2019 and 2021.

4/18 – News 11 – Coverage of Made in Millersville.

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EVENTS – view all

Women’s Outdoor Track and Field at Shippensburg – 2 p.m. today

Holocaust Memorial Night – tonight

Hazel I. Jackson Lecture – Robert Townsend – tonight

Spring Registration Rally – SMC – Thursday, April 20

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