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Publishing Celebration 2007

Faculty members applauded at annual Publishing Celebration

Penn State Harrisburg honored 14 faculty members at its 2007 Publishing Celebration March 22..

Sponsored by the college’s Office of Research and Graduate Studies, the annual event honors faculty, staff, and students whose works have been published in the past year.

Honored at the 2007 celebration, the titles of their works, and the publisher were:

Undergraduate Programs Information Day April 14

Information on all the undergraduate study opportunities at Penn State Harrisburg will be available when the College hosts an Information Open House beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 14.

Penn State Harrisburg is home to two associate and 30 baccalaureate degrees and the first two years of study leading to more than 160 undergraduate majors available throughout the Penn State system — including 29 of its own.

Student Research Day April 13

Penn State Harrisburg will celebrate Student Research Day Friday, April 13 with 27 students presenting on their efforts.

The day-long event in the Gallery Lounge will also include poster presentations from additional students in graduate programs at the college.

Faculty, staff, and students are invited to visit the Gallery Lounge throughout the day as faculty and student discuss their important academic contributions to the college community.

Kappa Delta Pi Recognition

Unique internship program helps students get a head start

An internship program unique to the region is going a long way toward helping students in the Penn State Harrisburg School of Science, Engineering, and Technology decide if they have made the proper career choice.

Region’s first signal integrity symposium comes to campus April 10

Central Pennsylvania’s first Symposium on Signal Integrity April 10 will feature internationally recognized speakers discussing a range of topics including high-speed connectors and EMC radiation.

Michael Kenney

‘From Pablo to Osama’ investigates how our adversaries learn

As the United States struggles to win the war on terrorism and drug trafficking, a Penn State Harrisburg faculty member investigates in a new book how our adversaries always seem to be one step ahead.

Enjoy the Chinese Lion Dance April 5

The Lion Dance, begun thousands of years ago in China, comes to Penn State Harrisburg Thursday, April 5.

Tai Yim’s Kung Fu Lion Dancing Team, headquartered Maryland, will perform the legend-filled dance at 12:30 p.m. in the Gallery Lounge on campus. The performance is free and open to the public.

Kurt Moses

Holocaust survivor’s lecture to highlight Yom HaShoah commemoration


Holocaust survivor and Harrisburg resident Kurt Moses will share his personal account of the World War II atrocities against the Jews and others in a public presentation Tuesday, April 17 at Penn State Harrisburg.

Quay Hanna

Speaker to address ‘How to Discuss Racism with a Racist’

In 1997, Quay Hanna set out on a mission to challenge racist and prejudiced views in his small community of Strasburg, Pa. Now, 10 years later, he is one of the most sought after speakers in America addressing the topic of racism with teenagers and young adults.