Hosted by Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Behavioral Sciences and Education, Dr. Sonia Nieto, professor emerita from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Massachusetts, will present “Preparing All Teachers for Diverse Classrooms” on Saturday, April 23 from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Capital Union Building Student Center on campus.
Penn State Harrisburg survey reflects low incidence of victimization, opportunities for increased education and awareness
April 13, 2016
MIDDLETOWN, Pa. — Penn State Harrisburg released the results of a survey of students’ experiences with and attitudes about sexual misconduct today (April 13), including a finding that 4.5 percent of undergraduates reported being the victim of at least one instance or attempt of sexual assault. The results are part of a comprehensive University-wide survey conducted last fall.
Hosted by the School of Science, Engineering, and Technology, a panel discussion titled “Lead in the Water: Flint, MI and Beyond” will be held on Tuesday, April 19 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Educational Activities Building, EAB 102 on campus.
Nigeria is committed to improving the training of its police force, and Jennifer Gibbs, assistant professor of criminal justice in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Public Affairs, is helping the African country get there.
Penn State Harrisburg recognized outstanding employee contributions at the 2016 Faculty and Staff Recognition Program on March 31. Nominated by the college community and selected by various award committees, several faculty and staff members received awards.
As part of the Penn State Harrisburg Center for Holocaust and Jewish Studies speaker series, Kenneth Marcus will present “The Definition of Anti-Semitism” on Tuesday, April 12 at 7 p.m. in the library Morrison Gallery.
Recent Penn State Harrisburg graduate Mario Soliman has received the 2015 JoAnne Day Student of the Year Award in the Technical Category by the Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Employers (PennACE). Soliman graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the college’s School of Science, Engineering and Technology in fall 2015.