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Early Reach Academy helps students with disabilities transition to college life

Penn State Harrisburg’s Office of Continuing Education is offering the Early Reach Academy July 8 through 27. The program offers high school students with disabilities a chance to experience what college life is like as they prepare to make their transition from high school to postsecondary education.
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Penn State Harrisburg to return to North Eastern Athletic Conference in 2019

Penn State Harrisburg Intercollegiate Athletics will return to the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) starting with the 2019-20 season, after six years in the Capital Athletic Conference. The college was formerly a member of NEAC from 2007 to 2013.
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Gifts honor retiring Penn State Harrisburg Chancellor Mukund Kulkarni

The portion of the University endowment that benefits Penn State Harrisburg will grow by more than $3 million thanks to recent gifts honoring Chancellor Mukund S. Kulkarni, who retired June 30 after more than 30 years of service to Penn State.
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The road ahead: Reflections from Harrisburg Chancellor Mukund Kulkarni

Outgoing Penn State Harrisburg Chancellor Mukund Kulkarni, who summarizes his life story as a series of happy coincidences, reflects on his career at Penn State.

Penn State Commonwealth Campuses partner with Nike, BSN Sports

Intercollegiate athletics programs at Penn State’s 19 Commonwealth Campuses have entered into a four-year partnership with Nike through BSN Sports for sports apparel and equipment.
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Donna Howard named to national leadership board

Donna Howard, associate director of the office of student life at Penn State Harrisburg, will serve on the National Advisory Board of the National Society of Leadership and Success for the 2018-2019 academic year.
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Students awarded for Capstone Design projects

Outstanding student projects were recognized during the recent Penn State Harrisburg School of Science, Engineering, and Technology Capstone Design Conference. The conference is the culmination of students’ undergraduate studies and provides the opportunity to combine classroom learning with real-life applications, as well as collaborate with industry sponsors.
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Student innovation and creativity on display at Capstone Design Conference

More than 60 projects in the program areas of civil engineering and structural design/construction engineering technology; electrical engineering and electrical engineering technology; computer science; and mechanical engineering and mechanical engineering technology were on display during the Penn State Harrisburg School of Science, Engineering and Technology annual Capstone Design Conference held in May.

Program highlights advancing equality in corporate America

Undergraduate and graduate students from Penn State Harrisburg were able to network with women and men from a number of companies at the recent Network of Executive Women’s (NEW) Greater Philadelphia regional committee meeting hosted by the Penn State Harrisburg School of Business Administration.
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Williams becomes Penn State Harrisburg’s first female All-American athlete

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