Penn State Harrisburg will join Middletown Mayor Robert Reid, Middletown Area School District officials, and the Middletown Historical Society to open a time capsule placed in the cornerstone of the Alice Demey Elementary School building when it was built in 1953. Open to the public, the event will take place on Saturday, December 14 at 1 p.m. at the Demey School, located at Wharton and Catherine Streets.
Penn State Harrisburg will host an Academic Perspectives on Current Events discussion entitled “Is Government Intrusion into Our Privacy Justified by Provision of Greater Security?” on Wednesday, December 11, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge.
Penn State Harrisburg will welcome Charles Eisenstein to campus on Tuesday, December 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Capital Union Building (CUB) Student Activities Room for a discussion entitled “The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know is Possible.”
Penn State Harrisburg police are advising the campus community that during the past week, several unlocked vehicles parked on campus were entered. Also during this same time period, a Samsung Galaxy tablet was stolen from the Capital Union Building men’s locker room.
This safety alert serves as a reminder to always lock your vehicle and to always secure your personal property. These simple practices are the best way to help prevent crime and to keep yourself and your belongings safe.
The Penn State Harrisburg Lions will donate all proceeds from their men’s and women’s basketball double header on Dec. 1 to support the Radabaugh Relief Fund. The Lions will host Penn State Altoona for the women's basketball game at 1 p.m. and Lebanon Valley College for a men's game at 3 p.m.
Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Public Affairs will host a panel discussion on the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) – commonly known as drones – in domestic space for issues of law enforcement and homeland security on Thursday, December 5 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Olmsted Building auditorium.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State Board of Trustees Committee on Finance, Business and Capital Planning today (Nov. 21) voted to recommend the firm of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., as the architect to design the Student Enrichment Center at Penn State Harrisburg.
Penn State Harrisburg and Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC) joined with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) to host the third South Central PA Robotics Competition on Nov. 16 at HACC’s midtown campus in Harrisburg.
Dr. Jo Tyler, associate professor and program coordinator of the training and development program, will present Strategic Assemblage: Integrating Art into Visioning and Strategy at an Inner-City Non-Profit as a part of the Faculty Seminar Series on Wednesday, November 20, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge.
The Capital Players, a student club at Penn State Harrisburg, and the college’s School of Humanities will present "Laundry and Bourbon" and "Lonestar," two one-act plays by James McClure, on November 14 and 15 at 7 p.m., November 16 at 2 and 7 p.m., and November 17 at 2 p.m. in the Olmsted Building auditorium.