State System, APSCUF Reach Tentative Agreement, Strike Ends

Late Friday afternoon, we received an announcement that the strike between the faculty union (APSCUF) and the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education has been settled. Faculty members will return to work effective midnight tonight. For students that have regularly scheduled classes this weekend, report as scheduled. All other students should follow their class schedules starting Monday, October 24.


Image Caption ESU is located within one of the biotech hotbeds in the U.S. and is well positioned geographically in a cluster of pharmaceutical companies known as "PharmCountry."

Chemistry students:

  • Undergraduate research programs, under the supervision of a faculty mentor, allow students to learn independently and solve problems and expose students to advanced, specialized areas of chemistry and biochemistry.
  • Chemistry students have numerous internship opportunities at regional chemical and pharmaceutical companies such as Aventis Pasteur, Minerals Technologies, Instrument Specialties and McNeil Labs.