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Interdisciplinary projects awarded seed grants from IEE

The 2017–18 Institutes of Energy and the Environment (IEE) seed grant recipients have recently been awarded to 16 groups of interdisciplinary researchers at Penn State. This year nearly $350,000 have been awarded to more than 40 researchers in five colleges at University Park as well as at four campuses.

St. Germain to read works touching on the opioid crisis

Poet Sheryl St. Germain will be reading works for her book titled “The Small Door of Your Death” on Wednesday, February 21 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Oliver LaGrone Cultural Center in the Olmsted Building on campus.
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Wade to present “Keystones” documentary at Penn State Harrisburg

Bryan Wade, an award winning television producer, will present an oral history documentary titled “Keystones: The African American Veterans’ Experience” on Thursday, February 22 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Student Enrichment Center Theatre on campus.

Verplanck to discuss nineteenth-century art production

Dr. Anne Verplanck will present “The Effects of Economics on the Production of Art in the 19th Century” on Wednesday, February 21 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge on campus.
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Harrisburg School of Public Affairs announces two new scholarships

The Penn State Harrisburg School of Public Affairs announces two new scholarships for transferring undergraduate students and new graduate students.

Penn State Harrisburg to host two discussions on the opioid epidemic

Penn State Harrisburg faculty are dedicated to understanding this crisis and combating addiction in the state. To that end, the college will host two discussions related to the current opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania.
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Penn State Harrisburg to host 46th annual Model UN conference

On February 15 and 16, Penn State Harrisburg’s International Affairs Association/Rotaract Club will host the 46th annual Model United Nations conference.
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Mazis and Young named distinguished professors

Penn State Harrisburg faculty members Glen A. Mazis, professor of humanities and philosophy, and Richard Young, professor of supply chain management, have been named distinguished professors by the Penn State Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.
STEM Summer Enrichment Program

Summer Enrichment Program engages high school students to STEM careers

Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Science, Engineering, and Technology will hold its two-week STEM Summer Enrichment Program (STEM-SEP), June 11 to 22 on campus.

Lee to discuss crime and delinquency predictions

Dr. Jonathan Lee, will present “Quantitative Approaches to Predicting Crime and Delinquency” on Wednesday, February 7 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge on campus.