Hayfield House on the Penn State Wilkes-Barre campus
Garrett Huck at a music festival

Would You Be Surprised To Know?

Think you know the faculty & staffers of Penn State Wilkes-Barre? We dug up a few fun facts we’re sure will surprise even the most knowledgeable students out there!
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SSS Staff

Celebrating 20 Years of Student Success

As one of only two Penn State campuses with a Student Success Services department, Penn State Wilkes-Barre stands proud celebrating 20 years of making a difference to students who need it the most.
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Royal Sutton

'Native American Trans-Mississippi Exposition' on display at Wilkes-Barre

“Native American Trans-Mississippi Exposition,” an art exhibit providing a unique opportunity to view copied original Frank Rinehart photos taken in 1898 at The Native American Trans-Mississippi Exposition in Omaha, Nebraska, will be on display now through December, in the Friedman Art Gallery at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Portrait of Penn State President Eric Barron in front of Old Main on April 22, 2016.

Penn State president named chair of national economic prosperity commission

Penn State President Eric J. Barron has been named chairman of the Commission on Innovation, Competitiveness and Economic Prosperity for the Association of Public Land-grant Universities.
Malley Family

Grant awarded to support degree goals for low-income Penn State student parents

Penn State has been awarded an $824,768 CCAMPIS (Child Care Access Means Parents in School) grant from the U.S. Department of Education to provide financial assistance for child care to qualifying low-income undergraduate and graduate student parents at University Park and 20 additional campus locations.
Student interacting at career fair

Students and employers network during Career Expo & Networking Event

Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo & Networking Event took place at Penn State Lehigh Valley’s campus on Oct 17.
Surveyors working in a field

Environmental workforce training program accepting applicants

Earth Conservancy, in partnership with Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education, will be enrolling participants in the Environmental Workforce Training Program, slated to begin in February 2018.