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Penn State Harrisburg Graduate School Open House to be held Sept. 19

Penn State Harrisburg will hold a Graduate School Open House at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19, in the college library, providing an opportunity to learn about the college’s more than 30 master’s, doctoral and certification programs including two new master’s programs in civil engineering and mechanical engineering.

Forum to focus on funding a startup company

Solutions for successfully funding a startup company is the topic of the next Innovation Café and Forum, to be held Sept. 12 on the Penn State Harrisburg campus.

Hosseini to travel to Kazakhstan as Fulbright Specialist

Hengameh Hosseini, assistant professor of health care administration in the Penn State Harrisburg School of Public Affairs, has been named a Fulbright Specialist. She will travel to Semey, Kazakhstan during the 2017-18 academic year.
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Flamenco music and dance take the stage at Penn State Harrisburg

Penn State Harrisburg will present “Passion of Flamenco” at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at the Student Enrichment Center Theatre on campus. Doors open at 7 p.m. Ticket sales begin Tuesday, Sept. 5.

Mross to discuss new research methods

Emily Mross, business and public administration librarian at Penn State Harrisburg, will present “Recycling the Catalog: Moving beyond traditional research methods for greater discovery.”
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Penn State’s NSF I-Corps program seeks applications by Sept. 15 and Oct. 15

The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.
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Newest sheriff deputies set to graduate from Penn State-run state academy

Thirty-six deputy sheriffs will graduate Sept. 8 from Pennsylvania’s Sheriff and Deputy Sheriff Education and Training Program. Penn State JASI administers the state’s lone academy, which all sheriffs and deputy sheriffs from Pennsylvania’s 67 counties must complete before beginning active duty.
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Sending a 'We Are!' and thank you to these Penn Staters

This week, we recognize four people who go above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. We're sending a "We Are!" to Penn Staters with Penn State Harrisburg, Undergraduate Education, Student Affairs and the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences.
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Math Science Partnership Grant supports math coaching program

The Central Pennsylvania Mathematics Content and Coaching Project at Penn State Harrisburg, made possible by a $1.36 million Pennsylvania Department of Education grant, is helping elementary, middle school and high school teachers improve their mathematics teaching skills in today’s classrooms.
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Harrisburg campus extends Wi-Fi outdoors

In an effort to enhance the wireless connectivity for the Penn State Harrisburg community, the college’s Information Technology Services (ITS) department collaborated with the University’s Enterprise Network & Communication Services department to update and expand the campus’ external wireless network capability outdoors.

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