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Building, road closures related to Capital Union Building renovations

Due to renovations in the Capital Union Building (CUB) aquatics center, there will be several closures on the Penn State Harrisburg campus.
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Capstone projects highlight student innovation

More than 200 students in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Science, Engineering, and Technology had the opportunity to demonstrate some 65 projects at the annual Capstone Design Conference, held on May 5 on campus. The projects included a race car, a rocket, a reverse vending machine, HVAC improvements to classrooms, a prosthetic arm, a virtual reality game, and -- more unusually -- a self-balancing unicycle.
prosthetic arm

Capstone projects highlight student innovation

At Penn State Harrisburg's annual Capstone Design Conference, Maxwell Winslow demonstrated a robotic prosthetic arm that responds to sensors worn around the bicep.

Penn State Harrisburg Housing

Housing and Food Services now offers Special Living Options for incoming freshmen

Themed housing at Penn State Harrisburg accommodates the diverse interests of students.

UHS to collect student health insurance information for 2017-18

Penn State is moving toward a University-wide health insurance requirement for the 2018-19 academic school year. In preparation for the new requirement, University Health Services (UHS) will begin collecting student health insurance information in May 2017.
Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
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Penn State Harrisburg to hold pre-election panel discussion

Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Public Affairs will host a pre-election panel from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Olmsted Building's Gallery Lounge on campus. The panelists will discuss topics related to immigration, leadership capacity, minimum wage and racial issues within policing. The discussion will be moderated by Anne Douds, lecturer in criminal justice.
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PSNK community

Penn State New Kensington student Yasmin Ray, standing left, Administration of Justice program coordinator LaVarr McBride, standing right, and Arnold police Sgt. Shannon Santucci-Davis, sitting center, participated in the Law Enforcement Forum. 

Three Mile Island

Penn State Harrisburg to mark Three Mile Island accident 35th anniversary with two-day event

The Three Mile Island Unit 2 reactor, near Middletown, Pa., partially melted down on March 28, 1979.