Penn State Harrisburg


June 16, 2009
A Thousand Splendid Suns

For the ninth consecutive year, first-year students at Penn State Harrisburg are beginning their academic studies a few months in advance of the start of classes in August.

June 10, 2009
African American Chamber of Commerce celebration

Penn State Harrisburg faculty member Kimetta Hariston’s commitment to expand community awareness of the value of diversity in education has earned an award from the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Pennsylvania.

June 10, 2009
Training and Development Team

Penn State Harrisburg’s academic programs have a longstanding reputation of reinforcing skills learned in class through team projects.

Fostering a successful teamwork atmosphere increasingly important in the professional world, undergraduate and graduate students alike partner in projects mirroring real-world scenarios.

June 9, 2009

It’s difficult to determine who gained the most from the work of three Penn State Harrisburg American Studies majors at the National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg – the facility itself or the graduate students.

June 9, 2009

Engineering education at Penn State Harrisburg has a global reach in meeting the needs of adult students.

And for one program, Penn State Harrisburg is the sole provider in the world.

June 5, 2009
Kelsey Kerr

Because an already busy Penn State Harrisburg student refused to wait, a local youth baseball organization has a vastly improved web presence.

June 5, 2009
Dr. Elizabeth Tisdell
Edward Taylor


America’s recent economic struggles have intensified the need for effective personal financial planning in all sectors of society.

Data indicate that those most likely to take advantage of financial planning opportunities are from a professional class. But what about other areas of society?

June 4, 2009
Chancellor Madlyn L. Hanes

Penn State Harrisburg marked another celebration of its growth today (June 4) with groundbreaking ceremonies for construction of a 100-bed student residence hall on campus.

May 28, 2009

The third annual English as a Second Language conference June 14 to 16 in Harrisburg features an expanded agenda to address issues in urban and early childhood education, immigrant issues, and workforce transition.

May 19, 2009
Dr. Madlyn L. Hanes

Penn State Harrisburg Chancellor Madlyn L. Hanes has been re-elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

First elected to the board in 2007, Dr. Hanes will now serve through 2012.

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