Penn State Harrisburg

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Thu, 03/16/2017 - 3:29pm
Rotary Veterans Initiative check donation to Penn State Harrisburg

(From ABC27.com)

Vets get scholarship money for PSU Harrisburg

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. (WHTM) – Some military veterans attending Penn State Harrisburg are getting a financial salute from local Rotarians.

At a recent Carlisle meeting, the Rotary Veterans Initiative donated $25,000 to cover textbooks and tuition for military veterans attending the Penn State campus near Middletown.

Thirty-eight vets will benefit from the donation which is run through the Foundation for Enhancing Communities.

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 1:07pm

Dr. Jennifer Chambers, a 2016 Penn State Alumni Fellow, 1990 MBA graduate of Penn State Harrisburg, and a 1995 graduate of the Penn State College of Medicine, and her husband, Michael, recently expressed their passion for supporting students with disabilities after learning about the college’s relationship with the Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation. Based in Princeton, New Jersey, the foundation has generously supported Penn State for over 30 years, providing scholarships for students with disabilities.

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 10:38am
Golf Tournament

Enjoy a round of golf while supporting local athletes at the 7th annual Penn State Harrisburg golf tournament, presented by Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster. This year’s tournament will be held Monday, May 22, 2017. The tournament was originally scheduled for September 30, 2016, but was postponed due to severe weather.

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 11:31am

The inaugural presentation of the PNC Thought Leaders Lecture Series at Penn State Harrisburg took place on October 12 in the college’s new Student Enrichment Center theater. Renowned urban studies and economic theory expert Richard Florida spoke to students, faculty, staff, and community members.

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 3:06pm

Enjoy a round of golf while supporting local athletes at the 7th annual Penn State Harrisburg golf tournament, presented by Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster.

Thu, 09/01/2016 - 11:13am

Sometimes, students run out of options when faced with an emergency. This was never more apparent than on and after April 3, 2016, when a devastating fire occurred at the Village of Pineford apartments in Middletown, a home to many of Penn State Harrisburg’s students. Immediately following the fire, students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members asked how they could help students who lost everything.

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 10:43am
Dr. Peggy McIntosh

Penn State Harrisburg will welcome Dr. Peggy McIntosh, American feminist, anti-racism activist, for a talk titled “Coming to see Privilege Systems: The Surprising Journey,” on Tuesday, March 1, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Building auditorium on campus.  This event is free and open to the public. 

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 4:11pm
Golf Tournament, Penn State Harrisburg

On Friday, September 25, 2015, golfers took to the links at Colonial Golf and Tennis Club for the 6th annual Penn State Harrisburg Golf Tournament, presented by Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster. The event featured exciting contests and prizes, with all proceeds directed to support the strategic growth of Penn State Harrisburg’s 16 NCAA athletic teams.

Wed, 09/09/2015 - 12:26pm
Golf Tournament, Penn State Harrisburg

Enjoy a round of golf while supporting local athletes at the 6th annual Penn State Harrisburg golf tournament, presented by Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 3:29pm
Students put innovation on display at 2015 Capstone Conference

Students in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Science, Engineering, and Technology showcased their best innovative technologies representing the future of their field at the formal showcase.

The senior projects for Penn State Harrisburg engineering students are a long standing tradition, where they get to combine classroom learning with real-life applications, as well as collaborate with industry sponsors.     

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