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Dr. Jeffrey Beck

Penn State Harrisburg names Dr. Jeffrey Beck new School of Humanities director

Penn State Harrisburg announced today, the appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Beck as the director of the college’s School of Humanities, effective July 1, 2017.

holding pocket Constitution

Penn State Harrisburg celebrates Constitution Day

Penn State Harrisburg held its annual Constitution Day celebration on Sept. 17. A celebration of the signing of the United States Constitution in 1787, schools and colleges nationwide commemorate this day with a variety of activities.

Graduate School Open House September 18

Penn State Harrisburg will hold a Graduate School Open House on Tuesday, September 18 at 6 p.m. in the college library.

School of Humanities doctoral students receive University awards

Caitlin Black and Kathryn Holmes, doctoral students in the American studies program in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Humanities, have been recognized by the University for outstanding achievement.
Emily Dempsey

Emily Dempsey wins the 2018 Academy of American Poets Prize

Freshman student Emily Dempsey, who is majoring in secondary education (with a concentration in English instruction) and minoring in creative writing, won the 2018 Academy of American Poets Prize with her poem “Saturn Devours His Son.”
Emily Dempsey

Emily Dempsey wins the 2018 Academy of American Poets Prize

Penn State Harrisburg student Emily Dempsey's poem, “Saturn Devours His Son,” won the 2018 Academy of American Poets Prize.


Student achievement recognized at awards ceremony

Penn State Harrisburg recently honored students for accomplishments in academics, service, and leadership at the 2018 Student Awards Ceremony.
Research week presentation

Research Week to highlight faculty and student accomplishments

Penn State Harrisburg will hold its annual Research Week April 18 through 20. The event celebrates the creative and scholarly accomplishments of faculty and students.

Awards ceremony recognizes faculty and staff

Penn State Harrisburg recognized outstanding employee contributions at the 2018 Faculty and Staff Recognition Program on March 29.
I Love the 80's

Penn State Harrisburg to present spring concert

Penn State Harrisburg’s choir, chamber singers, and band will present their annual spring concert April 19 and 20 at 7 p.m. in the Student Enrichment Center theatre on campus.