Penn State Harrisburg

College hosts events recognizing academic research

Penn State Harrisburg Research Week activities are scheduled April 17-19. Held to celebrate faculty and student creative and scholarly accomplishments from the year, the events are free and open to the public.

Wednesday, April 17

  • Noon-1:30 p.m. – Seminar by Dr. David Witwer, associate professor of American studies and history and recipient of the Penn State Harrisburg 2013 Award for Research and Scholarly Activity, “Racketeering the Racketeers: The Reality and Politics Behind the Menace of Labor Racketeering in the 1950s”
  • 4:00-6:00 p.m. – Research Week Reception honoring:
    • Student research poster presentations
    • Creative accomplishments and published books
    • Faculty research and scholarly award recipients
    • 2012/13 new grant awardees
    • 2012/13 Research Council grant awardees

Thursday, April 18

Friday, April 19