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2014

June

7/21

Peru State students claim three national championships at Phi Beta Lambda business competition; 19 more place in top 10

June

6/2

Peru State announces spring 2014 Deanís List

May

5/21

Peru State awards degrees to 390

5/20

Peru State student from Bennington and Geneva awarded Nebraska Bankerís Association Scholarship

5/19

Peru State students, advisors participate in the 2014 National ACJA-LAE Conference

5/19

Peru State awards two full tuition graduate scholarships to teachers from Columbus and Lincoln

5/19

Senior Megan Brown of Syracuse has work published in†The National Social Science Journal

5/13

Peru State students elected Student Education Association of Nebraska officers, bound for national delegate assembly in Denver

5/13

Peru State logs 21 first-place finishes at statewide Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference, 25 students headed to national competition in Nashville in June

5/7

Nebraska businessman, philanthropist Lee Sapp to be awarded honorary doctorate at Peru State commencement ceremony Saturday, May 10

5/5

New scholarship available for business majors at Peru State

 

April

4/26

Peru State commencement set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 10

4/26

Omaha Centralís Eric Behrens to lead Peru State menís basketball program

4/23

Dr. Kyle Ryan named 2014 Teacher Excellence Award winner

4/10

Peru State sophomore Allie Buesing of Cozad named Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact

4/8

Variety of student musical performances, concerts at Peru State this spring

4/8

Third Annual Health & Wellness Fair set for Wednesday, April 23

4/8

Peru Theatre Co. to present Deathtrap April 24-27

 

March

3/25

25th Annual Piano Extravaganza set for Saturday, April 5

3/25

KIVA microlending founder to speak at Peru State Monday, April 7

3/25

Omaha Alumni Chapter to host annual banquet and auction Thursday, April 24

3/25

Pilot, author to share story of survival Tuesday, April 1 at Peru State

3/5

30th Annual District History Day Contest winners announced
14 Area Students Earn $500 Scholarships to Attend PSC

3/7 41st Annual High School Business Contest Winners Announced
15 area students earn $500 scholarships to attend Peru State

 

February

2/25

GetEducated.com ranks Peru State a Top 10 Best Online Business School for its Master of Science in Organizational Management degree

2/25

Southeast Nebraska children invited to celebrate Dr. Seussí birthday March 6-7 at Peru State

2/18

Peru Theatre Co. to perform William Shakespeare's ďTwelfth NightĒ Feb. 27-March 2

2/18

Seven Peru State students selected for Nebraskaís Intercollegiate Honor Band

2/17

Peru Stateís 30th Annual District History Day Contest set for Wednesday, Feb. 26

2/17

Peru Stateís Hoyt Street Jazz Ensemble and Concert Band to perform free public concert Sunday, Feb. 23

2/17

Peru Stateís 17th Annual High School Choral Festival Honor Choir and Misty Blues Show Choir to perform concert at 6:30 p.m. February 18

2/11

Peru State Choirs to perform concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16

2/10

41st Annual High School Business Contest at Peru State this WEDNESDAY, FEB. 12

 

January

 

1/13

“Native American Presence on the Missouri” features works of numerous artists Exhibit runs now through Thursday, Feb. 13

1/13

Peru State announces fall 2014 Dean’s List

1/13

Peru State PBL honored by Gov. Heineman, Nebraska Department of Education for Student Excellence in Career Education

1/13

Syracuse native tapped for education advocacy training in Washington, D.C. by the Global Campaign for Education

 

2013

November

 

11/20

Five Bobcat VB Players Earn HAAC Recognition

11/11

Annual Holiday Madrigal Dinner set for Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 at Peru State

11/07

Lierz and Peterson Earn Capital One Volleyball Academic All-America All-District Honors

11/07

Five Bobcat Football Players Earn Capital One Football Academic All-District Honors

11/07

Peru State Choirs to perform concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17

11/07

Boshart, Larsen crowned 2013 Peru State Homecoming King and Queen

11/07

Auburn, Bellevue West, Deshler, Grand Island Central Catholic and Norris High Schools take top honors at 42nd annual Peru State Show Choir Festival

October

 

10/29

Peru State honored with Governorís Workplace Wellness Award

10/29

Peru State criminal justice instructors, students win honors at regional American Criminal Justice Association Conference

10/29

SaraBeth Donovan named grand marshal of Peru State’s 93rd Annual Homecoming Parade

10/29

Peru State educator Darolyn Seay named to Nebraska Professional Practices Commission

10/28

Peru Theatre Co. to present The Last Days Of Judas Iscariot Nov. 7-10

10/28

Nemaha County Gives Back fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 16 at Peru State

10/28

Peru State Announces 2013 Homecoming Court

10/28

Peru State professor named Great Plains Public Health Leadership Institute Scholar for work with CHANCE Initiative

10/16

Fairbanks to conduct Raku Workshop as Part of Peru State's Student Engagement Enhancement Initiative

10/16

Johnson-Brock Sixth Graders Participate in 25th Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair

10/16

Southeast Nebraskans invited to celebrate Peru State’s 93rd annual homecoming Saturday, Nov. 2

10/14

42nd Annual High School Show Choir Festival at Peru State Oct. 22-23

10/14

Area children invited to Boo Bash 2013 at Peru State Sunday, Oct. 27

10/3

Members of the 2013-14 Misty Blues Show Choir Selected
First Performances Slated for Oct. 22 & 23

10/3

English Professor Dr. Bill Clemente elected vice president of Alpha Chi National Council

10/2

Peru State, UNMC expand Rural Health Opportunities Program (RHOP) partnership to include nursing

10/1

16 Peru State students selected to serve as Resident Assistants, Fusion Mentors for Peru State Office of Residence Life

September

 

09/30

Fort Calhoun native Amanda Volksen wins top honor at National Education Association Leadership Conference

09/30

Nemaha County Gives Back fundraiser set for Saturday, Nov. 16 at Peru State

09/26

Great Plains Art Museum to exhibit Peru State Art Professor Randy Waln’s interpretive photography

09/26

Cozad native, Peru State sophomore Allie Buesing selected to represent Nebraska as National Child Awareness Month Youth Ambassador

09/16

Free grant writing workshops at Peru State Oct. 3 & 4

August

 

08/20

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska awards $9,500 wellness grant to Peru State’s CHANCE Initiative to help fight childhood obesity

08/20

Peru State enrolls largest freshman class in 146-year history, overall enrollment up 5 percent

08/13

Peru State awards full tuition Boxley Scholarships to teachers from Omaha and Lafayette, Colorado enrolled in graduate program

08/13

Wall Hangings exhibit by Anna May Whittington at Peru State Aug. 19 - Sept. 19

08/05

Auburn native Rachel Henry accepted into prestigious public health program at UNMC

July
07/25 Three Peru State students from Cozad, Auburn, Odell earn national championship at Phi Beta Lambda business competition; 10 others place in top 10
May
05/21 Peru State awards degrees to 459
05/21 Peru State announces spring 2013 Dean's List
05/09 20 Peru State Students to Compete at National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Anaheim, California
05/08 Peru State students, professor earn Student Education Association of Nebraska distinctions, bound for national delegate assembly in Atlanta
05/02 Education majors present at Nebraska Educational Technology Association Annual Conference
05/01 Peru State science professor awarded National Science Foundation grant
April
04/19 Peru State senior Jamie Theye named Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact
04/19 Dr. Sheri Grotrian-Ryan named 2013 Teacher Excellence Award winner
04/18 Peru State student receives Sodexo Foundation Grant to fight childhood hunger on Global Youth Service Day 2013
04/17 Peru State Commencement set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 4
04/17 Peru State student establishes "Feeding 44" initiative with Food Bank of Lincoln and Catholic Social Services to feed Nemaha County's hungry
04/10 Variety of student musical performances, concerts at Peru State this April
04/09 Academy of Country Music's New Artist of the Year Florida Georgia Line to perform sold-out show at Peru State Friday, April 12
04/09 Second Annual Health & Wellness Fair set for Wednesday, April 17
04/04 24th Annual Piano Extravaganza set for Saturday, April 6
04/04 14 criminal justice, psychology students and three faculty "doing time…for the littlest victims of crime" TONIGHT
04/04 Peru State student clubs team with City of Auburn for Earth Day 2013 5K Walk/Run and Youth Field Day Saturday, April 20
04/04 Peru State, City of Peru to partner for "Cleanup 2013" Friday, April 19
March
03/25 Weeping Water sophomore Alexander Wessels awarded Nebraska Business Hall of Fame Scholarship
03/13 Award-winning vocalist Kathy Kosins to perform with Hoyt Street Jazz Ensemble THURSDAY, March 14
03/12 Southeast Nebraska Career Fair set for Tuesday, March 19
03/11 Students to host Stand for Freedom awareness/fundraising event March 12-13 to benefit International Justice Mission
03/07 Peru State Rotaract Club to host fundraiser Friday, March 15 to benefit BAWA Health Initiative
03/06 29th Annual District History Day Contest winners announced
03/01 40th Annual High School Business Contest Winners Announced
03/01 Five selected for Intercollegiate Honor Band
February
02/28 900 southeast Nebraska children to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday at Peru State
02/22 Peru State to Host Southeast NE Career Fair Tuesday, March 19
02/21 Country music sensation Florida Georgia Line to perform at Peru State Friday, April 12
02/13 Peru State to host 29th Annual District History Day Contest Wednesday, Feb. 27
02/13 Peru Theatre Company earns honors at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival
02/13 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Dr. Shirin Ebadi to speak at Peru State Monday, Feb. 25
02/05 Peru State to host American Red Cross blood drive Tuesday, Feb. 12
02/05 Peru State's 40th Annual Business Contest Set for Wednesday, Feb. 13
January
01/24 Famed Omaha World-Herald photojournalist Rudy Smith's work on exhibit at Peru State through Feb. 28
01/24 Peru State Announces Fall 2012 Dean's List
01/18 Peru State students on their way to Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C.
01/17 Peru State to Screen HBO documentary The Weight of the Nation at Auburn State Theatre Monday, Jan. 21

 

2012

December
12/07 Peru State criminal justice student, faculty place in 2012 American Criminal Justice Association Lambda-Alpha Epsilon Regional Conference Competition
12/07 Six Peru State Students Named Certified Student Leaders at National Center for Student Leadership Conference in Orlando
12/07 Peru State student, professor earn awards from Nebraska Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
November
11/30 Annual Holiday Madrigal Dinner set for Friday, Dec.7 at Peru State and Saturday, Dec. 8 in Nebraska City
11/07 Johnson-Brock Sixth Graders Participate in Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
11/07 Peru State Choirs to Perform Free Concert at 3 p.m. this Sunday, Nov. 11
11/02 Bellevue West, Wahoo Bishop Neumann, Norris, Pawnee City and Sabetha High Schools Take Top Honors at 41st Annual Peru State Show Choir Festival
11/02 Area music groups to perform free public concert at Peru State Tuesday, Nov. 6
October
10/19 Peru State to break ground on $14 million Oak Bowl renovation
10/17 41st Annual High School Show Choir Festival at Peru State Oct. 23-24
10/17 Peru Theatre Co. to present EAT (It's Not About Food) Nov. 1-4
10/17 Human trafficking activist Somaly Mam to speak at Peru State next Monday, Oct. 22
10/16 Area children invited to Boo Bash 2012 at Peru State Sunday, Oct. 28
10/10 Syracuse native named National Education Association Outstanding Local Leader
10/09 Peru State now accepting applications for seats in RHOP pharmacy program
10/03 McLeod art exhibit "Subtle Images" at Peru State now through Nov. 1
10/03 Peru State music faculty to perform recital Tuesday, Oct. 9
10/01 Human trafficking activist, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate set for Peru State's 2012-13 Distinguished Speaker Series
10/01 Hawkins, Trapp crowned 2012 Homecoming King and Queen at Peru State
10/01 Grotrian-Ryan named Nebraska PBL Adviser of the Year, honored at national conference
10/01 NE Art Council Selects Peru State's Randy Waln for Governor's Residence Exhibition Program
September
09/25 Peru Theatre Co. to present A Thousand Cranes
09/25 State Senator Lavon and Robin Heidemann named grand marshals of Peru State's 92nd Annual Homecoming Parade
09/25 HBO documentary The Weight of the Nation to be shown at Peru State Thursday, Oct. 4
09/25 Peru State Announces 2012 Homecoming Court
09/11 Peru State invites Southeast Nebraskans to celebrate its 92nd annual homecoming Saturday, Sept. 29
09/11 Peru State to host Constitution Day production at Peru State Monday, Sept. 17
09/04 Registrations now being accepted for 92nd Annual Peru State Homecoming Parade
09/04 Nebraska Court of Appeals to convene at Peru State Thursday, Sept. 13
August
08/28 Peru State senior Katlyn Donovan completes prestigious public health fellowship at UNMC
08/28 Peru State to Host 41st Annual Show Choir Festival Oct. 23-24
July
07/24 Three Peru State students earn top honors at national business competition; seven others place in top 10
07/24 Galardi reappointed to Journal of the American Criminal Justice Association editorial board
June
06/29 Peru State awards full tuition Boxley Scholarships to Bellevue, Rock Port teachers
06/12 Peru State earns coveted 10-year continuing accreditation from Higher Learning Commission
06/11 Sapp Bros. pledge $500,000 gift to Peru State Oak Bowl Project
May
05/24 Peru State announces spring 2012 Dean's List
05/24 Peru State Awards Degrees to 417
05/22 Peru State teacher candidates host "Brain Quest" math and science exploration for area third graders
05/22 Peru State students selected as Trails & Tales interns, registration continues for tour of East Coast historic and literary sites
05/22 Peru State Ed Association earns awards at statewide delegate assembly; three bound for national event in Washington, D.C.
05/21 Peru State to offer nationally acclaimed "Camp Invention" program July 23-27 for area kids
April
04/24 Peru State's Kesha Beethe Named Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact
04/23 Peru State, City of Peru partner for Cleanup 2012 this Saturday, April 28
04/23 Peru State Commencement Ceremony Set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5
04/23 19 Peru State Students Headed for National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in San Antonio
04/09 Variety of music performances, concerts at Peru State in April
04/09 Health & Wellness Fair, Relay for Life event at Peru State Thursday, April 19
04/09 Peru State to host American Red Cross Blood Drive this Wednesday, April 11
04/09 Dr. Tom Osborne to speak at Peru State, 7 p.m. this Friday, April 13
04/03 Composer and pianist Keane Southard to present recital at Peru State this Thursday, April 5
04/02 Peru State President releases statement on Legislature's $7.5 million Oak Bowl appropriation
March
03/29 Peru State to host Undergraduate Research Conference Friday, April 13
03/27 24 students inaugurated into new Peru State Rotaract Club
03/26 Peru Theatre Company to present Euripides' Andromache March 29-April 1
03/23 Winners of 39th Annual Peru State Jazz Festival announced
03/23 Great Plains Chamber Winds in Concert at Peru State Tuesday, March 27
03/13 Peru State College Announces 28th Annual District History Day Contest Winners
03/13 Lincoln, Sioux City natives elected to lead Peru State Student Senate
03/12 39th Annual Jazz Festival at Peru State Wednesday
03/07 Peru State Rotaract Club to host reps from Invisible Children, Inc. March 15
03/06 Southeast NE Career Fair set for next Tuesday, March 13 at Peru State
03/02 New head football coach appointed at Peru State
February
02/29 Internationally recognized dyslexia and ADD expert Susan Barton to provide FREE seminar for educators April 19 at Peru State
02/23 Ralph Nader to speak at Peru State March 26
02/23 Peru State students to volunteer at Omaha's Open Door Mission as part of National TRIO Day of Service
02/23 Peru State announces winners of the 39th High School Annual Business Contest
02/22 Peru State Launches Military Appreciation Program
02/17 Registration opens for Peru State's Trails & Tales tour of historic, literary sites on East Coast
02/17 Area children invited to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday Feb. 23-24 at Peru State
02/13 Five Peru State students selected for Intercollegiate Honor Band
02/10 U.S. News and World Report ranks Peru State second in the nation for value for out-of-state students
02/09 St. Libory junior awarded NE Business Hall of Fame Scholarship
02/09 Peru State choirs to perform public concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19
02/08 $43,000 in mini-grants awarded to Peru State faculty seeking to enhance the student experience
02/08 Peru State to host 28th Annual History Day Contest on Leap Day, Wednesday, Feb. 29
02/08 PSC music education chapter wins statewide award, Tecumseh junior named Nebraska's collegiate chair
02/07 Peru State to host American Red Cross Valentine's Day Blood Drive Tuesday, Feb. 14
02/07 Peru Theatre Company Honored at Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival
02/07 Ediger Named Peru State's 2012 Teacher Excellence Award Winner
02/06 Peru Theatre Company to present At Home at the Zoo Feb. 9-12
02/06 Peru State's 39th Annual Business Contest Set for Wednesday, Feb. 15
02/06 Peru State to Host Southeast NE Career Fair Tuesday, March 13
02/03 Peru State Music Faculty to Perform Recital Tuesday, Feb. 7
January
01/26 Peru State Announces Fall 2011 Dean's List
01/16 Peru State partners with Auburn Family Health, Calvert Elementary to promote healthy living
01/16 Area elementary students participate in Brain Quest and Fall into Reading programs at Peru State
01/12 Waln art exhibit at Peru State now through Feb. 9
01/12 Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Sonia Nazario to speak at Peru State Jan. 23

 

2011

November
11/30 Peru State English Professor Dan Holtz Elected President of Nebraska State Historical Society Board
11/30 Fulbright Scholar among five new faculty members at Peru State
11/30 Peru State bands to perform concert at 3 p.m. this Sunday, Dec. 4
11/28 Application deadline this Thursday, Dec. 1 for pharmacy seats in UNMC, Peru State RHOP
11/21 Holiday Madrigal Dinner Set for Dec. 9-10 at Peru State
11/15 Auburn, Bellevue West, Norris, Pawnee City, Wilber- Clatonia High Schools Take Top Honors at 40th Annual Peru State Show Choir Festival
11/15 Peru State cheerleaders team with local family to raise money for epilepsy
11/14 Johnson-Brock Sixth Graders Participate in 24th Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
11/11 Peru Theatre Company to present The Seafarer Nov. 17-20
11/11 Peru State choirs to perform concert at 3 p.m. this Sunday, Nov. 13
11/11 American Red Cross Blood Drive at Peru State Thursday, Nov. 17
11/01 Humanitarian Dennis Richardson to Kick-Off Peru State Distinguished Speaker Series Monday, Nov. 7
October
10/11 Peru State to Welcome Humanitarian, Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalists for 2011-12 Distinguished Speaker Series
10/10 Area Children Invited to Boo Bash 2011 at Peru State Sunday, Oct. 30
10/04 2011 Homecoming King, Queen Crowned at Peru State
September
09/19 Peru State College Announces 2011 Homecoming Court
09/09 Peru State invites surrounding communities to 91st annual homecoming celebration
09/07 Peru State students to honor 9/11 victims, survivors and volunteers during program this Sunday, public invited to attend
09/06 Registrations Now Being Accepted for 91st Annual Peru State Homecoming Parade
August
08/29 Peru Theatre Co., Madrigal Singers to Present Pippin Sept. 8-11
08/18 Syracuse Native wins Top Honors at National Education Association Student Leadership Conference in Chicago
08/17 Peru State to host Higher Learning Commission accreditation visit Nov. 14-16, 2011
08/17 Coulter art exhibit at Peru State Aug. 22-Sept.23
July
07/27 Former Bobcats Rodriguez and Kinder Playing in Minor League Baseball
07/19 Peru State Names Student Residence Life Staff
07/13 Alum Makes $860,000 Donation to Peru State College Owen Zook Estate Marks Largest Single Gift Donation in PSC History
07/08 Two Peru State Students Earn Top Honors at National Business Competition, Seven Place in Top 10
07/08 Peru State Dean Jodi Kupper to Serve as President of Nebraska Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (NACTE)
07/01 PSC Foundation, Alumni Association to Host Reception in Fremont July 12
07/01 Peru State College Announces Spring 2011 Dean's List
June
06/17 Peru State College Partners with American Red Cross to Offer Shelter to Flood Victims
06/15 Channel 10/11 Recognizes PSC Biology Club With Can Care-a-Van Spirit Award
06/15 Peru State Awards Nine Full Tuition Boxley Graduate Scholarships to Area Teachers
06/14 Snyder Retires After Nearly 40 Years at Peru State College, Foundation to Honor His Service June 25
06/13 Peru State to Offer Nationally Acclaimed "Camp Invention" Program June 20-24 for Area First Through Sixth Graders
May
05/17 PSC Teacher Candidates Host "Brain Quest" Math Day for Area Third Graders
05/17 Peru State College Names 2011-12 Student Ambassadors, Top Cats
05/12 Peru State College Awards Degrees to 517
05/11 Kate Trout Earns Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award at Southwestern Association of Parasitology Meeting
05/11 Hutchison Honored with NE State College System's Teaching Excellence Award; Peru State Faculty Claim System-Wide Award for Third Straight Year
05/03 Clemente Honored with Executive Director and Distinguished Service Awards by Alpha Chi
05/03 17 Peru State College Students Headed for National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Orlando
05/03 Peru Student Education Association Earns Awards at Statewide Delegate Assembly; Three Bound for Nationals
05/03 Hutchison Named 2011 Teacher Excellence Award Winner at Peru State College
April
04/26 History Conference Winners Announced
04/26 Seven PSC Students Selected for Intercollegiate Honor Band
04/26 Peru State College Announces Winners of 38th Annual Jazz Festival
04/22 Peru State College Commencement Ceremony Set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 7
04/20 Board of Trustees Scholarship Luncheon Pictures
04/11 Peru State College to Host Red Cross Blood Drive Thursday, April 14 in Celebration of National Donate Life Month
04/05 Peru State to Present History Conference "The Trial of a Nation: 150 Years Since the Beginning of the Civil War" April 14-15
04/01 UNMC's Rural Health Opportunities Program expanded to Peru State College
04/01 April Music Performances, Concerts Announced at Peru State College
04/01 Peru State to Host Southeast NE Career Fair Tuesday, April 12
March
03/07 Peru State College Announces 27th Annual District History Day Contest Winners
03/01 Arun Gandhi to Speak at Peru State College March 22
February
02/23 Peru State Announces Winners of its 38th Annual High School Business Contest
02/16 Peru State College Announces Fall 2010 Dean's List
02/14 PSC Students Recognized at Theatre Festival
02/10 Peru State Enrollment Remains Strong
02/10 Fireman's Cook-Off Benefits Relay for Life
January
01/10 Civil Rights Activist, Little Rock Nine Member Minnijean Brown-Trickey to Speak at Peru State College Tuesday, Jan. 18

 

2010

December
12/05 More Than 120 Volunteers Continued the Search for Missing PSC Student Tyler Thomas
November
11/29 Bellevue West, Hamburg, Norris, Sabetha and Wilber- Clatonia High Schools Take Top Honors at 39th Annual Peru State Show Choir Festival
11/29 Holiday Madrigal Dinner Set for Dec. 10-11, Tickets on Sale Now
11/15 Peru State's Black Student Union Selected for 2010 Governor's Points of Light Award
11/15 Peru State College to Host Nobel Peace Prize Nominee, Humanitarian Greg Mortenson Sept. 19, 2011
11/08 Peru State Choirs to Present Fall Concert This Sunday, Nov. 14
October
10/28 Todd Simpson Hired to Lead Peru State Foundation
10/21 Area Children Invited to "Boo Bash 2010" at Peru State Oct. 28
10/11 Members of the 2010-11 Misty Blues Show Choir Selected
10/08 Peru State College Announces Distinguished Speaker Series for 2010-11
10/08 Philomathean Society to Host Special Guest Speaker Tuesday, Nov.2, New Members Invited to Join
10/08 Music Faculty to Perform Public Recital Tuesday, Oct. 12
10/04 2010 Homecoming King, Queen Crowned at Peru State
10/04 Art Exhibit Open at PSC Now Through Nov. 5
September
09/28 Peru State College Announces 2010 Homecoming Court
09/24 Peru State College Homecoming Festivities Set for Sept. 27 – Oct. 3
09/24 Peru Theatre Co. to Present Marcus is Walking: Scenes from the Road Sept. 30 – Oct. 3
09/14 Peru State Enrolls Largest Freshman Class in History, Out-of-State Freshman Enrollment Jumps 50 Percent
09/07 Russian Pianist Irena Ravitskaya to Perform Recital at Peru State Tuesday, Sept. 14
09/03 Peru State College to Host Red Cross Blood Mobile Tuesday, Sept. 14 as Part of National Preparedness Month
09/03 Registrations for Peru State College Homecoming Parade Entries Now Being Accepted
09/03 PSC Alumni Association to Host Tailgate in Falls City Saturday, Sept. 11
August
08/25 Full Tuition Scholarship Awarded to Nebraska City Community Leader Enrolled in PSC's Online Master's Degree in Organizational Management
08/25 Higher Learning Commission Reaccreditation Self-Study Underway at Peru State
08/25 Oakstock Music Festival Set for Friday, Aug. 27 at Peru State
08/12 Free Welcome Back Bash & Tailgate Set for Aug. 28, Surrounding Communities Invited to Attend
08/12 Peru State Awards 10 Full Tuition Graduate Scholarships to Area Teachers
08/12 Three Peru State College Students Place in National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Nashville
July
07/20 Schneider Named MCAC Administrator of the Year
June
06/22 53 Peru State Grad Students Awarded Forgivable Loans Under Enhancing Excellence in Teaching Program
06/22 Peru State Administrator Todd Drew Selected for Harvard Leadership Institute
06/18 Albury Named New Skipper for Bobcat Baseball
06/15 Tejral Named Head Coach of Women’s Golf at Peru State College
06/14 Omaha Native Named NSCS Student Trustee, Selected to Attend National Conference on Global Poverty and U.S. International Development Policy
06/14 Peru Grad, Columbus Native Awarded National Fellowship
06/10 Peru State’s Yimy Rodriguez Drafted by Los Angeles Dodgers
06/10 Peru State Names Student Residence Life Staff
06/08 Peru State College Announces Spring 2010 Dean’s List
06/07 Peru State College Inducts A Record 49 Students in Alpha Chi National Honor Society
06/07 Peru State Business Students Support Struggling Entrepreneurs in Peru, Honduras and Ecuador
May
05/18 Peru State Awards Degrees to More Than 450
05/10 Galardi Named Dean of Peru State’s School of Professional Studies, Presented Nebraska State College System Teaching Excellence Award
05/10 35 Area Students Earn Full Tuition NSCS Board of Trustees Scholarships to Attend Peru State College
05/10 Students from Lincoln and Omaha Elected to Lead Peru State College Student Senate
05/10 Peru State College to Join Heart of America Athletic Conference
05/05 Peru State Junior Will Fogle and Student Success Coordinator Peggy Groff Honored by Student Senate
05/03 Peru State College Commencement Ceremony Set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 8
April
04/21 8 Peru State College Students Headed for National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Nashville
04/21 Peru State College Names Student Ambassadors For 2010-11
04/19 Auburn 4th Graders Participate in Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
04/19 Galardi Named 2010 Teacher Excellence Award Winner at Peru State College
04/19 Peru State Announces Winners of Annual Toney McCrann Writing Contest
04/19 Peru State Student Education Group, Advisor Earn Awards at Statewide Delegate Assembly
04/16 Bobcat Relay for Life Team to Host Fundraiser Walk at Steamboat Trace Trail Friday, April 23
04/16 Guest Pianist Momoro Ono to Perform at Peru State Tuesday, April 20
04/16 Peru State College to Host Early Childhood Conference Saturday, April 17
04/07 21st Annual Peru State College Piano Extravaganza Concert Set for Saturday, April 10
04/07 Peru State College Announces Winners of 37th Annual Jazz Festival
04/07 PSC to Host Student Leadership Conference on Campus April 14 & 15
04/06 Peru State to Host Poetry Reading and Creative Writing Workshop April 8 & 9
04/01 Peru Theatre Company to Present Performances of No Sex Please We’re British April 15-18
04/01 Peru State Student Senate, Biology Club to Host Red Cross Blood Mobile Thursday, April 15
04/01 PSC’s Phi Alpha Theta Chapter to Host Pony Express Conference Thursday, April 8
04/01 PSC Madrigal Singers to Present A Night of Musical Theatre Tuesday, April 6
March
03/18 Peru State to Host Rural Health Career Fair Tuesday, March 23
03/18 Peru State College Announces 26th Annual District History Day Contest Winners
03/18 Peru State College to Inaugurate 33rd President Daniel H. Hanson Thursday, March 25
03/18 Peru State Students, Communities Team-Up for Inaugural Service Initiative
03/12 Peru State Announces 17th Annual Greater Southeast Nebraska Math Challenge Winners
03/12 Peru State to Host Leadership, Entrepreneurship Speaker Tuesday, March 23
03/12 PSC Students, Peru Kiwanis to Hold Pancake Feed to Benefit Nemaha County Relay for Life
03/11 Peru State President Honored with Patriot Award
03/11 Peru State College to Host 37th Annual Jazz Festival
03/11 PSC to Offer Summer Computer Software Applications Class Monday & Tuesday Evenings
03/01 Peru State’s Trails and Tales Tour Set for June
February
02/22 Peru State Announces Winners of its 37th Annual High School Business Contest
02/18 Peru State College to Host 26th Annual History Day Contest March 3
02/16 PSC Students to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday with Presentations of Hunches in Bunches and Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? Feb. 25-26
02/15 Peru State Choirs in Concert Sunday, Feb. 21
02/15 Eight Peru State Students Selected for Nebraska Intercollegiate Honor Band
02/10 Peru State to Offer Scholarships to Graduate Students in Online Organizational Management Graduate Program
02/10 Peru State Offering Full Tuition Boxley Scholarships to Teachers Who Enroll in MSED This Summer
02/10 Peru State Faculty Have Work Published, Present at National Crime and Pop Culture Conference
02/10 Area High School Vocalists to Perform in PSC’s 13th Annual Honor Choir Tuesday, Feb. 23
02/09 Peru State Music Faculty to Perform Recital for the Public Tuesday, Feb. 16
02/09 37th Annual Business Contest Set for Wednesday, Feb. 17
January
01/11 Peru State College Announces Fall 2009 Dean’s List
01/11 Holocaust Survivor to Speak at Peru State, Area High Schools as Part of MLK Day

 

2009

December
12/17 Peru State’s Online Graduate Program Listed as National “Best Buy” by GetEducated.com
12/17 Johnson-Brock 6th Graders Participate in Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
12/16 PSC to Offer Computer Software Applications Class Monday Evenings Beginning in January
12/01 Holiday Madrigal Dinner Set for Dec. 11-12
November
11/18 Peru State English Professor Has Book of Poetry Published
11/18 PSC Peer Mentoring Program Receives International Certification
11/18 Peru State Students, Faculty Present Papers at National Conference in Washington, D.C.
11/18 Holiday Madrigal Dinner Set for Dec. 11-12
11/11 Speaker Matthew Sitting Bear Jones to Commemorate Native American Heritage Month at PSC Nov. 17
11/11 Peru State Choirs to Present Fall Concert This Sunday, Nov. 15
11/11 56 Peru State Grad Students Awarded Forgivable Loans Under Enhancing Excellence in Teaching Program
11/03 2009 Homecoming King, Queen Crowned at Peru State
11/03 Peru State Posts Largest Enrollment in 142 Years
October
10/29 Peru State College Arboretum Receives Excellence Award
10/29 Auburn, Bellevue West, Grand Island CC, Hamburg and Norris High Schools Take Top Honors at 38th Annual Peru State Show Choir Festival
10/26 Longtime Peru State Supporter Lillian Schottenhammel Named Homecoming Parade Grand Marshal
10/26 Peru State College Announces 2009 Homecoming Court
10/23 38th Annual Show Choir Competition Set for Oct. 27-28 at Peru State College
10/21 Peru State College Homecoming Festivities Set for Oct. 26 – Nov. 1
10/21 Peru Theatre Co. to Present The Woman in Black Oct. 29 – Nov. 1
10/08 Peru State to Host Competition for Southeast NE Entrepreneurs Friday, Oct. 9
September
09/30 Registrations for Peru State College Homecoming Parade Entries Now Being Accepted
09/24 Peru State Senior from Tecumseh Awarded Nebraska CPA Society Foundation Scholarship
09/24 Peru State College Names Student Ambassadors For 2009-10
09/23 Peru State Alum’s Paintings to be Featured in Campus Exhibit Oct. 4-Nov. 6
09/23 Three Peru State College Students Place in National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Anaheim
09/23 Students from Bellevue, Mitchell Elected to Lead Peru State College Student Senate
09/08 Peru State College to Honor 2009 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees Sept. 18-19
09/02 Peru State Assistant Professor Greg Galardi Published in Community Policing Dispatch
09/02 Ashland Artist’s Work Featured in Peru State College Exhibit Through Friday, Sept. 25
09/02 Peru State College to Host Red Cross Blood Mobile Tuesday, Sept. 15
09/02 Peru State College Enrollment Up 6 Percent So Far, Another Enrollment Record Set
August
08/18 Peru State Awards 10 Full Tuition Graduate Scholarships to Teachers from Crete, Auburn, Omaha, Hawaii, Yutan, Wauneta and Humboldt
June
06/17 Peru State College Announces Spring 2009 Dean’s List
06/15 Peru State Eliminates Out of State Tuition with Pilot Program
06/15 Peru State Announces New Personnel Serving in Key Campus Positions
06/10 Galardi Reappointed to Editorial Board of Journal of the American Criminal Justice Association
06/10 Peru State Professors Recognized for Outstanding Service at U.S. Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference
May
05/14 532 Earn Degrees from Peru State College
05/14 Peru State’s School of Education Meets Profession’s Standards, Receives Continued Professional Accreditation from NCATE
05/13 Peru State English Professor, Elk Creek Senior Honored by Student Senate
05/12 Football Legend Johnny “The Jet” Rodgers to Attend Peru State College Bobcat Golf Classic May 29
05/04 Barger Named 2009 Teacher Excellence Award Winner at Peru State College
April
04/28 Peru State College Inducts 39 Students in Alpha Chi National Honor Society
04/28 Holtz Named Winner in Short Story Contest
04/28 Peru State College Commencement Ceremony Set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 9
04/14 Peru State College Actors to Perform Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie April 17-19
04/14 Peru State Education Association Receives Local Chapter Excellence Award
04/14 Peru State Art Students from Palmyra, Nebraska City and Morrill (Kan.) to Hold Senior Exhibit April 14-May 7
04/14 Auburn 4th Graders Participate in Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
04/09 PSC Madrigal Singers to Present “An Evening of Musical Theatre” Tuesday, April 14
04/03 20th Annual Peru State College Piano Extravaganza Concert
04/03 Peru State College Actors to Perform Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie April 17-19
04/02 Ten Peru State College Students Headed for National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Anaheim, CA
04/02 Peru State College’s Omaha Alumni Banquet and Auction Set for Thursday, April 16
04/02 Peru State Professors Have Work Published in American Criminal Justice Association Journal
04/02 Peru State’s Black Student Union Members Present Work at Student Leadership Conference
March
03/30 Peru State College Foundation to Honor Long-Time Professor and Artist Dr. Leland “Shorty” Sherwood April 18
03/26 Peru State College Announces Winners of 36th Annual Jazz Festival
03/13 Peru State and Southeast NE Area Health Education Center Team to Sponsor Rural Healthcare Career Fair for High School Students Tuesday, March 17
03/13 Peru State College Announces 25th Annual District History Day Contest Winners
03/02 Nebraska State College System Offers ADVANTAGE Program
February
02/24 PSC Students to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday with Presentations of The Sneetches Feb. 26-27
02/20 Peru State Announces Winners of its 36th Annual High School Business Contest
02/20 Peru State to Offer Full Tuition Boxley Scholarships to Teachers Who Enroll in MSED This Summer
02/18 Eight Peru State Students Selected for Nebraska Intercollegiate Honor Band
02/18 Peru State Choirs to Perform Free Concert Sunday, Feb. 22
02/18 Peru State College to Host 25th Annual District History Day Contest Wednesday, Feb. 25
02/06 Peru State to Offer Regularly Scheduled GED Testing the Last Tuesday of Every Month
02/03 Peru State Student Groups, Mayhew Cabin Sponsor Speaker in Observance of Black History Month
02/03 Peru State Music Department to Host Guest Recital
02/03 Peru State Art Professor’s Work on Display Now Through Feb. 13 in College Gallery
January
01/30 Peru State College Announces Fall 2008 Dean’s List
01/23 Presidential Candidate Set to Visit Campus
01/19 Peru State Art Professor Selected for Macworld Conference Exhibit
01/19 Peru State Business Students Rank First in International Business Strategy Game
01/06 Peru State to Offer Employment Workshops

 

2008

December
12/22 Johnson-Brock 4th Graders Participate in Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
12/22 Peru State Students Attend Nebraska Sociological Symposium, Present Work
12/22 Galardi, Nevitt Present Work at Missouri Crime Conference
12/09 Peru State Art Professor’s Work to be Featured in International Exhibition
12/09 Waln’s Digital Prints Selected for Omaha Exhibition by the Nebraska Arts Council
12/09 Peru State Holiday Madrigal Dinner Set for this Friday and Saturday on Campus
November
11/07 Peru State College School of Ed to Host Math/Science Brain Quest Program for Area Elementary Students
11/06 Noted Historian Dr. Peter Kuznick to Visit Peru State on Monday
11/04 Bellevue, Plattsmouth Natives Elected to Lead Peru State College Student Senate
11/04 Retired Army General Walter Zink to Speak at Peru State Thursday
11/03 Ediger Honored by Nebraska Music Teachers Association for Service, Teaching
11/03 Peru State Choirs to Present Fall Concert at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16
11/03 Pawnee City, Grand Island CC, Springfield-Platteview, Norris and Bellevue West High Schools Take Top Honors at 37th Annual Peru State Show Choir Festival
October
10/13 Peru State Alum, D.C. Financial Advisor to Give Students Advice on Life After College
10/13 Peru State College Names 2008/09 Student Ambassadors
10/13 Alda, Omaha Natives Crowned Peru State College’s 2008 Homecoming King and Queen
10/06 Peru State College Announces 2008 Homecoming Court
10/03 Peru State Music Faculty to Present Recital Tuesday, Oct. 14
10/03 Longtime Peru State College Supporters Named Homecoming Parade Grand Marshals
September
09/30 Peru State College Actors to Perform Musical Comedy “I Do! I Do!” Oct. 9, 10 and 12
09/29 Peru State College Homecoming Festivities Set for Oct. 6-12
09/22 Registrations for Peru State College Homecoming Parade Entries Now Being Accepted
09/16 Redesigned Scholarship Program at Peru State Rewards Involvement and Leadership
09/15 Peru State College to Rededicate Al Wheeler Activity Center
09/12 Peru State Foundation’s “Night at the Vineyard” to Support Scholarships
09/10 Peru State History Professor Dr. Sara Crook Appointed to Nebraska Hall of Fame Commission
09/10 Peru State Awards Four Full Tuition Scholarships to Community Leaders Enrolled in Online Masters Degree in Organizational Management
09/08 Peru State College to Rededicate Al Wheeler Activity Center Tuesday, Sept. 16
09/02 PSC Professor Dan Holtz to Be Featured Performer at Missouri River History Conference Friday, Sept. 5
09/02 New York Photographer’s Work Featured in Peru State College Exhibit Through Friday, Sept. 26
09/02 Peru State College to Offer Free Reading Clinic this Fall for Elementary-Aged Children
August
08/11 Peru State College to Host Second Annual Southeast Nebraska Regional Economic Development Summit
July
07/30 Alum, Long-time Employee Kent Propst Hired to Head Peru State Foundation
07/30 Harshbarger Honored with Three Separate Awards for Service
07/29 Peru State Cross Country Squad Tops NAIA Scholar Team List with 3.75 GPA
07/29 Peru State Alumni Magazine Earns National Awards
07/16 Two Peru State College Students Place in National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference in Atlanta
07/14 Grotrian Named Mountain-Plains Business Education Association’s 2008 Teacher of the Year
June
06/11  Peru State Awards Five Full Tuition Graduate Scholarships to Teachers from Omaha, Rising City, Wakefield, Auburn and Council Bluffs
06/09  Peru State to Host Native American Lectures June 17-19 as Part of Trails and Tales Institute
May
05/22  Columbus Senior Selected for National History Day Program Internship
05/20  Peru State College Announces Spring 2008 Dean’s List
05/20  Galardi Appointed to Editorial Board of Journal of American Criminal Justice
05/15  Peru State Hosts NSCS Faculty College
05/15  Peru State Natural Science Students, Faculty Attend Meeting of Parasitologists
05/09  Four Peru State College Students Headed for National PBL Leadership Conference in Atlanta
05/09  472 Earn Degrees from Peru State College
05/07  Peru State College Inducts 35 Students into Alpha Chi National Honor Society
April
04/24  Dr. Ben Johnson to Retire as President of Peru State College
04/21  Peru State College Commencement Ceremony Set for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 3
04/21  Auburn 4th Graders Participate in Annual Peru State Social Studies Fair
04/18  Peru State Honors Chair Presents Research
04/18  Peru State Presents Math and Science Brain Quest Program for Area Elementary Students
04/14  Nevitt Named 2008 Teacher Excellence Award Winner at Peru State College
04/14  Peru State College Due for NCATE Review, Public Comment Period Begins
04/09  Gov. Heineman Appoints Elk Creek Native to Represent Peru State on Nebraska State College System...
04/08  Four Elected to Lead Peru State College Campus Activities Board
04/08  Peru State College Piano Extravaganza Concert Set for Saturday
04/08  PSC Madrigal Singers to Present “An Evening of Musical Theatre” Tuesday, April 15
04/07  Peru State College’s Omaha Alumni Banquet and Auction Set for Thursday, April 17
March
03/26  Peru State College Announces Winners of 35th Annual Jazz Festival
03/26  Peru State History Professor to be Featured on Omaha Radio Station at Noon on Friday
03/26  Peru State Art Professor’s Sculpture Places First in Center for Rural Affairs’ Winds of Life Project
03/21  Two Peru State Students Place in Top 10 in Biochemistry Research Challenge
03/13  PSC Art Students Hold Senior Exhibit
03/10  Peru State College Announces 24th Annual District History Day Contest Winners
February
02/28  Peru State’s Trails and Tales Program Has Openings Still Available
02/28  Peru State College Announces 35th Annual High School Business Contest Winners
02/27  Three Peru State Students Selected for Nebraska Intercollegiate Honor Band
02/26  PSC Students to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday with Presentations of the Children’s Classic “Cat in the Hat”
02/21  Peru State Student Designs New Logo for Auburn Board of Public Works
02/15  Peru State College Choirs to Perform Concert Sunday, Feb. 24
02/15  Peru State Earns CASE Award for Ad Campaign, APEX Awards for Alumni Magazine
02/11  Peru State College Students Send Valentines to Hospitalized
02/11  Peru State College to Host 24th Annual District History Day Contest Wednesday, Feb. 27
02/08  Peru State Music Faculty Duo ‘Aeolian II’ to Perform Recital Tuesday, Feb. 12
02/04  Peru State College to Host Red Cross Blood Mobile Tuesday, Feb. 12
January
01/22  Peru State College to Host 35th Annual High School Business Contest Wednesday, Feb. 20
01/14  Peru State College Announces Fall 2007 Dean’s List
01/08  Lincoln Artist’s Work Featured in Peru State College Exhibit Through Thursday, Feb. 7  
01/08  Peru State to Offer Free Spring Reading Clinic for Elementary-Aged Children  

 

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