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Sharing stories bonds students and senior citizens, enhances quality of life

For several weeks of a human development and family studies course titled “Perspectives on Aging,” Penn State Harrisburg students were paired with residents at a continuing care retirement community to mine their memories and deepen their understanding of each other in ways they didn't expect.
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Sharing life stories bonds students and senior citizens, enhances quality of life

Penn State Harrisburg students Jing Wen Guo and Ann Asaah share the scrapbook they made for Middletown Home resident Richard Huber.

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James Clapper talks national security at inaugural Security Center event

On the evening of Nov. 6, Penn State’s new Center for Security Research and Education hosted its inaugural guest speaker, Gen. James Clapper, former director of national intelligence in the Obama administration, in the Sutliff Auditorium of the Lewis Katz Building on the University Park campus of Penn State.
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Prepare for the fall 2017 commencement ceremony

The Penn State Harrisburg fall 2017 ceremony will take place Saturday, December 16 at 9:30 a.m. at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Graduates, register to reserve your seat at the ceremony before November 15.
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Penn State Harrisburg to host South Central PA Robotics Competition Nov. 11

Penn State Harrisburg will host the seventh annual South Central PA Robotics Competition on Nov. 11. The event is designed to strengthen relationships between the region’s students and educators in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines and includes middle school, high school and college-level students.
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John Urschel to visit Penn State Harrisburg

John Urschel, former Penn State and NFL football player, will share his journey of where a love of math has taken him and where it can take students and explain how math extends far beyond the confines of the classroom and into everyday life. 

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Wade Davis to discuss diversity and inclusion at Penn State Harrisburg

Former NFL player Wade Davis will present “Intentional Diversity and Inclusion” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7 in the Student Enrichment Center theater on Penn State Harrisburg's campus.

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