Who was the first black woman to be granted a patent? Who was the first black heavyweight champion who was also an inventor? Who was the first black person to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court?
These are the types of questions that will be posed to teams from eight area schools when they vie for the top prize in the 20th annual High Achievers Academic Bowl at Penn State Harrisburg Tuesday, March 24.
Placing output ahead of outcomes can lead to failure or even tragedy for organizations, a Penn State Harrisburg faculty member asserts.
Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management Stephan Brady profiled his thoughts in the February 25 installment of the college Faculty Seminar Series hosted by the Office of Research and Graduate Studies.
One of 14 Humphrey Fellows visiting Penn State this year has found a wealth of educational and cultural opportunities at Penn State Harrisburg.
The Humphrey Fellowship Program is a U.S.-funded one-year opportunity offering academic and professional development to mid-career professionals from foreign nations. This year, Hoa Thi Thanh Li from Vietnam is one of the Fellows visiting Penn State in the program housed in its College of Education.
A pioneering artist’s effort to connect breathing with art comprises the newest exhibit at University Park’s Palmer Museum of Art.
Co-curated by Penn State Harrisburg faculty member Robin Veder, “Breathing Motions: Figure Studies by Arthur B. Davies,” is open to the public through May 2. Veder will offer a gallery tour on Friday, April 24 at 12:10 p.m.
Marc Lamont Hill has a message for the Hip-Hop Generation – think, act, love, and be brave.
Considered one of America’s youngest members of the growing body of “Hip-Hop Intellectuals,” Hill brought his message of hope and deep reflection to the Morrison Gallery in the Penn State Harrisburg library Tuesday, Feb. 24.
Penn State Harrisburg Continuing Education’s success in developing leadership training for the region’s professionals has earned a pair of awards from the Interdenominational Ministers Conference (IMC).