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New PA State Data Center report examines state trends in health care insurance

The Pennsylvania State Data Center at Penn State Harrisburg has released the research report “Healthcare Insurance in Pennsylvania: 2010 to 2015.” The interactive report focuses on how events like the opening of healthcare exchanges and the expansion of Medicaid affected the uninsured populations in Pennsylvania.
A sign reading "We have joined Penn State Health" sits in front of a brick building labeled "Cornerstone Family Health Associates."

Penn State Health welcomes Physicians’ Alliance, LTD providers and staff

Penn State Health today welcomed the providers, staff and practice sites of Physicians’ Alliance, LTD to its growing health system.
Students at SSET Career Fair

SSET to host second annual career fair

Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Science, Engineering, and Technology will hold a career fair on Wednesday, October 4 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Capital Union Building on campus.

Dr. Ali to discuss child labor and human rights

Dr. Mohammad Ali will present “Child labor as a complex human rights phenomenon: A case study in Pakistan’s brick-making industry” on Wednesday, October 4 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge on campus.
David Armstrong

Author David Armstrong to present reading

Author David Armstrong will be presenting a reading on Tuesday, October 3 at 4:45 p.m. in the Auditorium (C213) in the Olmsted Building on campus.

Workshop to offer strategies to address controversial issues in the classroom

The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence will present a free workshop titled “We're Going to Need a Bigger Boat — Constructively Addressing Controversial Issues in the Classroom” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 26. The workshop will take place online via zoom meeting or in person at C213 Olmsted Building at Penn State Harrisburg.

Penn State Harrisburg adds Cuba to international study tour offerings

Penn State Harrisburg has added Cuba to its spring 2018 international study tour offerings. The tour, which is available for the first time since diplomatic relations were reestablished between Cuba and the United States, will take place March 2 through 9 and focus on the exploration and discovery of the unique facets of Cuban culture.

Drugs 101 to educate parents about drug use

Penn State Health will present a program to educate parents about various types of drugs and the peer pressures children face to use them.

Witwer and Rios to discuss labor racketeering in 1950s New York City

David Witwer, professor of American studies and history, and Catherine Rios, associate professor of communications and humanities, from Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Humanities, will present “A Murder in the Garment District: Labor Racketeering 101" on Sept. 27.

Harrisburg campus to kick off Penn State Reads campaign

As part of the Penn State Reads campaign for the 2017-18 year, Penn State Harrisburg is kicking off the celebration from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, in the Morrison Gallery library.