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Penn State Harrisburg track-and-field athlete wins NCAA title in discus throw

Penn State Harrisburg senior Cameron Yon became the first student-athlete in school history to win a national championship when he secured gold in the discus throw at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
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Penn State Harrisburg to hold Graduate School Open House on Sept. 24

Penn State Harrisburg will hold a Graduate School Open House at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, in the college library. The open house will offer the opportunity to learn about the college’s more than 30 master’s, doctoral and certification programs, including two new master’s programs in civil engineering and mechanical engineering.
Scientific posters on easels line a large room, with windows on one side. People are grouped together in twos or threes, discussing the research on the posters.

Drawdown Scholars returning to Penn State for international conference

Undergraduate students from across the country are returning to Penn State next week for the first international conference on the science of drawdown, the point at which greenhouse gases in the atmosphere begin to decline. The students, participants in this past summer’s Penn State Drawdown Scholars Research Experience for Undergraduates Program, will present results from their summer research projects from Sept. 16-18.
Nittany AI Alliance presents check to Revu.

Penn State student teams awarded $25,000 for work with artificial intelligence

Penn State student teams used artificial intelligence to create more efficient ways for students to study, find a job and assess the housing situation. Revu, Resilient Resumes and LionPad received a combined total of $25,000 from the Nittany AI Alliance to continue working on their solutions, which were developed during the 2019 Nittany AI Challenge. The funding was awarded Sept. 10 at the Nittany AI Challenge Celebration Event.
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Resilient Resumes team places third in Nittany AI Challenge

The Resilient Resumes team took third place in the Nittany AI Challenge, held at Penn State's University Park campus on Sept. 10. The team received $5,000 for their web application designed to walk the user through the resume creation process.
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Local community invited to free family events during 'We Are Weekend'

Penn State Harrisburg is inviting the college and local community to celebrate Penn State pride at "We Are Weekend," Friday, Sept. 27 through Sunday, Sept. 29.