Demand for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accreditation is increasing for professionals in the fields of architecture, engineering, and construction.
In order to meet this regional demand, Penn State Harrisburg is one of seven University locations offering two new LEED accreditation exam prep courses in September. With the live location at University Park for both courses, Penn State Harrisburg will serve as a remote location for the instruction along with the DuBois, Lehigh Valley, Wilkes-Barre, Abington, and Fayette campuses.
Penn State Harrisburg’s commitment to fuel the region’s vast health care industry with highly trained administrators has received a financial boost from United Concordia Dental.
The company has pledged $25,000 to create the United Concordia Dental Program Fund for Health Administration, which will support the master’s degree program in the college’s School of Public Affairs. With Headquarters in Harrisburg, United Concordia Dental is one of the largest dental insurers in the nation.
When his family fled Kuwait, refugee Mo Amer found a new home in Houston and grew up to be a comedian. Who knew he’d become a favorite with U.S. troops and on college campuses?
Amer brings his unique form of comedy to Penn State Harrisburg’s Capital Village Community Center at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27. The performance is free and open to the public. For information, phone 717-948-6273.
Thomas Eberlein has been appointed co-director of two centers on the Penn State Harrisburg campus which deliver training and problem-solving assistance to operators of public water systems in the Commonwealth.