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‘Beatbox Journey’ comes to campus September 24

“From Tel Aviv to Ramallah: A Beatbox Journey” come to Penn State Harrisburg at noon Monday, Sept. 24.

Constitution Day activities to include presentation by House GOP Whip

A presentation by current Pennsylvania House Republican Whip David G. Argall headlines the 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. September 17 community Constitution Day observance at Penn State Harrisburg.

Jeffrey Miller

State Police Commissioner 2007 Alumni Fellow

Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Jeffrey B. Miller is Penn State Harrisburg's 2007 Alumni Fellow.

Treating Eating Problems of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Disabilities

New book addresses eating problems connected with autism

A child's incessant screaming, spitting, and food throwing during mealtime are enough to frustrate any parent or caregiver.

Continuous resistance to eating not only leads to malnourishment, but physical and intellectual development become additional concerns when dealing with children with autism spectrum disorders and developmental disabilities.

Tobacco-Free Zone

Tobacco-free zone established on campus

As a reminder, a large portion of the Penn State Harrisburg campus is now a tobacco-free zone.

Curators of National Portrait Gallery make presentation Sept. 20

As curators of the acclaimed Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Frank Goodyear and Anne Collins Goodyear, were at the forefront of the extensive renovation of the collection’s landmark home in Washington, D.C.

The Goodyears will deliver a presentation, “Revisiting American History: The New National Portrait Gallery” Thursday, Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Gallery Lounge at Penn State Harrisburg. The presentation is free and open to the public.

Javier Mendoza brings his acclaimed talents to campus Sept. 26

Javier Mendoza, named the best Latin Artist in St. Louis for 2006, brings his Spanish American sounds to Penn State Harrisburg for a 4:30 p.m. concert Wednesday, Sept. 26.

The concert in the Community Center of the student housing complex is free and open to the public. For information, phone 717-948-6273.

Penn State Harrisburg intercollegiate athletics program grows with dedication of new baseball field

The expansion of Penn State Harrisburg’s intercollegiate athletic program took another noteworthy step today (Wednesday, Aug. 22) with the formal dedication of its new baseball field.

Dr. Haya Bar-Itzhak

Lecture to focus on ‘legends of origins of Polish Jews’

A public lecture focusing on legends of the origin of Polish Jews comes to Penn State Harrisburg Tuesday, Sept. 25.

Former ’class clown’ brings his humor to Penn State Harrisburg

A native of Philadelphia, Romont Harris got his first taste of the spotlight while in high school, where he reigned as the unofficial class clown.

Since then, he has taken his comedic talents on the road where he has become a popular performer entertaining audiences with a "well-rounded show of comedy, song, and dance."