Holiday Greetings from the New WPSBC Alumni Communications Team

Hello to all members of the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children Alumni Association. President  Al Pietrolungo has established a WPSBC Alumni Communications Team.  The Team consists of: Ed Facemyer, Chair, and members: Tom Hesley, Ted Crum and Sue Etters.  Our goal is to make sure everyone receives up to date  information and  news on … Continue reading Holiday Greetings from the New WPSBC Alumni Communications Team

12th Harold Schlegal Memorial Dart Tournament

Anybody Want to Throw Darts? The Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children in Pittsburgh served as the location for the 12th Harold Schlegal Memorial dart tournament.  The host organization was Audio Darts of Pittsburgh, and 24 competitors threw darts from the evening of August 10 through Sunday morning, August 12. Nine of the competitors were … Continue reading 12th Harold Schlegal Memorial Dart Tournament

Alumni Convention 2017 Cancelled! CANCELLED!

Friends, I’m sorry to report that we had to  cancel  the upcoming 2017 alumni convention in October. Various construction projects going on at the school have been delayed for various reasons, and so, were not finished in time for the convention. The school suggested that we cancel our weekend get-together, due to numerous blocked hallways … Continue reading Alumni Convention 2017 Cancelled! CANCELLED!

WPSBC Graduates List

For those of you looking for the complete list of graduates of the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children, you can view it at http://wpsbc-alumni.org/graduates-list/  .  You can also find it by entering “graduates list” into the search box, which is located near the top right on most pages on this site. Contact me with any further questions.    

WPSBC Bomb Threat

This morning, the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children (WPSBC)   received a bomb threat.  Now I’ve never heard of the school being terrorized like this throughout my attendance there during the 1970s, or at any time before that or since, until today.  But with the rash of bomb threats received by the nearby University of … Continue reading WPSBC Bomb Threat