Society, Arts and Humanities

Penn State Harrisburg symposium looked at how baseball reflects American history

Baseball is an American tradition, with origins that date back to before the American Civil War. As the Washington Nationals celebrate a historic World Series win, a group of speakers at a recent Penn State Harrisburg symposium, titled "Athletes in Action: A Symposium About Diversity in Early American Baseball and Nittany Lion Lettermen's Contributes to the Great War," discussed how the history of baseball is deeply entwined in the history of America.

Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy conference to honor faculty book

“Merleau-Ponty and the Face of the World: Silence, Ethics, Imagination, and Poetic Ontology,” a book by Glen A. Mazis, distinguished professor of philosophy and humanities at Penn State Harrisburg, has been chosen to be honored by a book session at the upcoming Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy’s annual conference.

World Campus Student Research

World Campus Student Affairs encourages and supports students participating in undergraduate research, and provides funding for student engagement and co-curricular activities.