Penn State Harrisburg, in coordination with local and regional agencies, will conduct an emergency preparedness exercise in its library, on Friday, September 30 starting at 9:00 a.m. The library will be closed to the public between 7:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Writing workshop slated for Feb. 22
Stacey Shubitz, Kappa Delta Pi Teacher of Honor and literacy consultant, will hold a literacy workshop Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in the Library’s Morrison Gallery. The event is free and open to the public.
Shubitz will discuss writing strategies and techniques, and will hold a book signing session for her new book, “Day by Day: Refining Writing Workshop through 180 Days of Reflective Practice,” co-written with Ruth Ayres.
A certified literacy specialist, Shubitz presents writing workshops that have helped raise standardized test scores in urban-core elementary schools in New York and Rhode Island. She holds a bachelor’s degree from The George Washington University and master’s degrees from Columbia University’s Teachers College and Hunter College.
The event is sponsored by Student Activity Fee Funds. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.