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Students stand with homeowners outside a Houston residence damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

Penn State students spend break renovating Texas homes damaged by hurricane

More than 100 students from six Penn State campuses spent spring break in Texas, cleaning out homes that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey. "It's easy to repair a house," one said. "It's not as easy to put a home back together."
Two Penn State Behrend students remove a damaged section of wall from a home in Houston.

Behrend ASB trip 2

Two dozen students from Penn State Behrend joined others from five different Penn State campuses to clean homes in Texas that had been damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

A group of Penn State Behrend students stand with the owners of a Houston home damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

Behrend ASB trip 1

One hundred students from six Penn State campuses spent their spring break in Texas, gutting homes that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

Officers, military band and flag

New online criminal justice master’s degree aimed at professionals in field

Applications are being accepted now for the master of professional studies in criminal justice policy and administration, a new 30-credit program being offered online through Penn State World Campus and taught by faculty from Penn State’s College of Liberal Arts and the Penn State Harrisburg School of Public Affairs. Courses will begin in fall 2018.
John Urschel

John Urschel to visit Penn State Harrisburg

John Urschel, former Penn State and NFL football player, will share his journey of where a love of math has taken him and where it can take students and explain how math extends far beyond the confines of the classroom and into everyday life. 

Wade Davis

Wade Davis to discuss diversity and inclusion at Penn State Harrisburg

Wade Davis, former NFL player, now serves as the league's first diversity and Inclusion consultant. 

Wenhong Luo

Luo to present on China’s art underworlds

Wenhong Luo, a visiting scholar in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Humanities, is an assistant curator at the Yunnan Nationalities Museum (YNM) in Kunming, China, where her primary responsibilities include conducting ethnic material culture research, producing ethnic art exhibits, and coordinating international cooperation.

Shoe painting

Bye to showcase oil painting exhibit in New York City

"Shoe," by Jeff Bye, depicts a cobbler’s shop in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. 

Alex Bouril and Michael Li

Students’ technology idea aims to help fight worldwide hunger

Students Alex Bouril and Michael Li of Penn State Harrisburg demonstrate their NuntAgri supply chain management platform, created with three other students, which could help fight worldwide hunger.

Alex and Mike

Students’ technology idea aims to help fight worldwide hunger

A supply chain management platform developed by five Penn State students could one day play a key role in fighting worldwide hunger.

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