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Penn State Harrisburg student and child
Jul 06 2015

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.”

Penn State Harrisburg students embodied the spirit of Margaret Meade’s iconic quote recently when they embarked on an alternative spring break trip. Sleeping on cots in a hot gym, taking cold showers, and helping elementary school children with their homework may not be your idea of a spring break, but this group would not have had it any other way.

Jane Wilburne
Jun 15 2015

Jane Wilburne, associate professor of mathematics education in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Behavioral Sciences and Education, was recently appointed chair of the Teaching Children Mathematics (TCM) journal editorial panel.  

Jun 10 2015

Electrical engineering and electrical engineering technology students from Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Science, Engineering and Technology took home second place honors at the 2015 Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE) Region 2 Student Activities Conference held at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, April 10 through 12. 


Capital Union Building (CUB), Penn State Harrisburg
3:00 pm — 6:00 pm
Gymnasium, Capital Union Building (CUB)
1:00 pm — 2:00 pm
Gallery Lounge, Olmsted Building
11:30 am — 12:30 pm

Research News

May 18 2015 - 12:47pm

As part of Penn State President Eric Barron's INVENT Penn State initiative, Penn State Harrisburg has been awarded $50,000 in seed funding to help the college develop the Center for the Next Step, which will enhance entrepreneurial environments and encourage students, faculty and community members to transform their intellectual property and creative works for local businesses, industries and communities.

Summer at Penn State Harrisburg

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