Alert: Campus Closure - Wednesday, Mar. 21

Campus will be closed today, Wednesday, Mar. 21

Due to inclement weather, the campus will be closed today, Wednesday, Mar. 21, and will reopen Thursday, Mar. 22, at 7 a.m.

Clinton Asalu

Penn Staters Making an Impact

Penn State Harrisburg students have a passion for giving back to the community. They go above and beyond, giving their time to senior citizens, elementary and secondary school students, children suffering from cancer, shelters, soup kitchens, hospitals, and much more.
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John Mason

John Mason, Jr. appointed chancellor of Penn State Harrisburg

John M. Mason, Jr., vice president for research and economic development at Auburn University in Alabama, has been appointed as chancellor of Penn State Harrisburg.
Ashley Williams

Williams becomes Penn State Harrisburg’s first All-American athlete

Penn State Harrisburg track and field’s Ashley Williams is the college’s first All-American athlete, finishing eighth nationally in the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championships in Birmingham, Alabama.
Dr. Lazare Sebitereko Rukundwa

Visiting Scholar, Rukundwa to discuss social constructs

Penn State Harrisburg will host Dr. Lazare Sebitereko Rukundwa, a visiting scholar from Penn State University Park, as he presents “The Concept of ‘Us and Them,” on Friday, March 23 from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge on campus.
Steven Johnson

Heard on Campus: Popular science author and media theorist Steven Johnson

Popular science author and media theorist Steven Johnson recently presented “Innovation: Where Good Ideas Come From” at Penn State Harrisburg as a part of the PNC Thought Leaders Lecture Series, a special event that features high-profile speakers from around the world focused on topics that have a significant impact on the local region.
Gina Brelsford

Fellowship equips researchers with skills to engage community in research

The Community-Engaged Research Core Faculty Fellowship Program is a year-long opportunity that matches a researcher with a mentor. Gina Brelsford found the experience rewarding as it allowed her to explore different spheres of research, learn about clinical translational science, and to attend both the Clinical and Translational Science Institute board meeting and the Appalachian Translational Research Network meeting.