The August issue of Harrisburg Magazine has named Shippensburg University as their Readers’ Choice. This months “Simply the Best” issue invited readers to vote on their choice for best college or university in Pennsylvania. Readers submitted 24,000 ballots from January up until March. Shippensburg University President, Jody Harpster, acknowledged the award by saying, “I am very proud that we were selected as Readers’ Choice for a Pennsylvania University. In this survey, readers wrote in their favorite college or university in Pennsylvania, so it is especially meaningful that voters in this region choose Ship.” This is the first year the Magazine included the Pennsylvania College and University category in its regional survey, and added by reader demand.