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Authorities Investigate Several Reported Assaults On And Near West Chester University

Police in West Chester want students to be on alert after three alleged assaults, two off campus and one on campus, were reported last week.

03/23/2015

Kiera Wooden has led West Chester University to the DII NCAA Tournament in her first season as head coach. (credit: West Chester University Athletics)

West Chester Women’s Hoops Heads To D2 NCAA Tourney

The field for the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Tournament was announced late Sunday night and for the first time since 2012 it includes the West Chester University Golden Rams.

03/09/2015

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Philadelphia Teachers Must Recognize Life Needs Before Educational Needs

“Today’s educators must recognize and address the ‘life’ needs of their students before beginning to recognize and address their educational needs,” says experienced educator David Bretzius.

01/19/2015

(File photo: a flyer seeking information on Shane Montgomery, whose body was later found in the Schuylkill River.  Credit: CBS3)

Volunteers Expand Search For Missing College Student Shane Montgomery

Dozens of volunteers are out again tonight, but this time in popular bar areas beyond Manayunk, making a renewed plea for information to bar-goers.

12/05/2014

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Search Continues For Missing College Student Shane Montgomery; $40K Reward Offered

Friends, family and complete strangers braved the rain Wednesday morning to hang new missing posters of Shane Montgomery.

12/03/2014

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Day 6 In Search For Missing College Student Shane Montgomery

Tuesday is Day 6 of the search for missing West Chester University student Shane Montgomery.

12/02/2014

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Reward Increased In Search For Missing Student Shane Montgomery

As the search entered its fifth day for a missing college student last seen in Manayunk, the bar where he was last seen has increased the reward money in the case by $10,000.

12/01/2014

(Ballgirl hopeful Amandah Povilitus winds up to take a cut at the ball during ballgirl tryouts at Citizens Bank Park.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Phillies Hold Tryouts For 2015 Ballgirls

Dozens of candidates showed off their on-field skills and their off-field personalities.

11/07/2014

Deirdre Kane won 447 games during her 27 years as head coach at West Chester University. (Credit: WCU Athletics)

WCU’s Kane Retires After 27 Years As Head Women’s Basketball Coach

After 27 years at the helm of the West Chester University women’s basketball team, head coach Deirdre Kane announced her retirement on Tuesday.

08/05/2014

Dan Connor in the 2007 Outback Bowl during his playing days at Penn State (Photo credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Dan Connor Settling In As New Assistant Coach At West Chester

Former Penn State LB, Dan Connor, is the new linebackers coach at West Chester University.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/31/2014

WCU product Joe Gunkel is slated to make his next start Saturday for Class-A Salem.  (Photo credit: Salem Red Sox)

WCU’s Joe Gunkel Rapidly Rising In Boston Organization

West Chester University product, Joe Gunkel, is moving up in the Boston Red Sox organization. KYW’s Matt Leon talked to Gunkel.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/16/2014

West Chester opens play in the national finals on Thursday against Armstrong Atlantic State down in Salem, Virginia
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WCU Softball Ready For First-Ever National Finals Appearance

The Golden Rams will play Armstong Atlantic State in their first game down in Salem, Virginia, on Thursday.

05/20/2014

(Students rally at West Chester University to call attention to a recent rash of sexual assaults there.   Photo by David Madden)

Students Call For More Safety From Sex Crimes at West Chester U.

The message of the few dozen students was clear: the school needs to do more.

05/06/2014

Tom Corbett (Photo credit MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Pres. Of Pa. Young Democrats: Affirmative Action Debate Is Pushing People Away From GOP

Dom Giordano talked to Danny Bauder, President of the Young Democrats of Pennsylvania, Thursday on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the Supreme Court’s ruling on affirmative action and the rising cost of a college education.

04/24/2014

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2 PA Senators Say Give State-Owned Universities More Autonomy

Two state Senators are collaborating on proposed legislation to shake up Pennsylvania’s system of state-owned universities.

03/02/2014

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