Whether aiming for the Olympics or simply hoping to defeat Heartbreak Hill, a diverse group of Ship alums have shared the unparalleled experience of running the Boston Marathon.
The most memorable moments on campus are often thanks to the company you keep. Ship has played matchmaker to nearly 8,000 alumni, and several of our ShipMates couples told us the stories that made their college experience special.
Prepared Through Pre-health
A rigorous pre-health professionals program trains eager students for in-demand health-care careers.
'Team of Destiny' Overcomes Tragedy
On the surface, this success story is remarkably similar to the sports feature that ran in our 2014 winter issue. Just as they had done in 2013, the Shippensburg University field hockey team navigated a gamut of highs and lows during its 2016 season, ending with its highest honor—a national championship.
Ship Grad Gives New Meaning to 'Driving Manual'
While most kids discover adventures in the pages of books, Will Davis ’13 said his imagination unfolded on a map.
Student Mentor Helps Others Succeed
Some children idolize professional athletes and movie stars while growing up. Senior Yvette Betancourt’s heroes included Mohandas Gandhi, Rosa Parks, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and other activists who promoted peace and positive social change.