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Wilkes-Barre's first three Corporate Communciation graduates at Commencement 2016

Entering The Workforce With Confidence

Since its introduction eighteen short months ago, the Corporate Communication program has gone from a blossoming field of study to a real world success story for the degree’s first three graduates.
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Donovin Lindsay bleeding blue and white

Making My Dash Matter

Everyday, college experiences shape the people we are and have yet to become. Meet a young man who bleeds Penn State Blue & White and learn how his college experiences helped to shape the person he is today.
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Student authors Ashlee Harry and Ryan Sotelo with Dr. David Chin

Challenges of Creativity

A government installed drone database system hacked. Siblings with all-consuming mental anguish. Headlines from the nightly news? These storylines come from the minds of Wilkes-Barre students.
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BBH146 Human Healty and Sexuality Project

Does This Ad Make Me Look Sexy?

Gender vs. sex. Masculine vs. feminine. Can we always identify these in the media? Students from BBH146: Intro to Human Health & Sexuality were asked to do just that; critically, reflectively, and creatively investigate and analyze the media rather than simply absorb it at face value.
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Wilkes-Barre chancellor touts history of community partnership, plans for future

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Chancellor Charles H. Davis offered an overview of the campus’ 100 years of history as a community partner in the Wyoming Valley and shared the formula for future successes with the University’s Board of Trustees, as part of the board’s regular summer meeting.
Wilkes-Barre students at Lion Shrine

Spring 2016 Dean's List released

Chancellor Charles H. Davis has announce the Spring 2016 Dean's List for Penn State Wilkes-Barre.

Board of Trustees meeting will be streamed live from Penn State Wilkes-Barre

The Penn State Board of Trustees will hold its regular meeting on Friday, July 22, in the library located in the Nesbitt Academic Commons on the Wilkes-Barre campus, in Lehman, Pennsylvania. Committee meetings will be held on July 21 at the Nesbitt Academic Commons. The public comment period will begin at 8 a.m. Friday, July 22.
Standardized Testing Form

Penn State Wilkes-Barre to offer SAT preparation courses

Beginning Aug. 23, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will begin hosting four seven-week SAT preparation course sessions for those students interested in taking the SAT exam for the 2016-17 dates.
Map of Pennsylvania with Invent Penn State sites

Penn State blanketing the Commonwealth with entrepreneurial possibilities

With Penn State’s recent announcement of the next six communities to receive seed-grant funding through its Invent Penn State initiative, the University’s economic development effort has grown to include 13 hubs for innovation spread across Pennsylvania.
Barron at podium at Capitol

Six $50k grants awarded to campuses for entrepreneurship centers and programs

Today (June 20) in the Capitol Rotunda, Penn State announced the awarding of six additional $50,000 seed grants to jump start entrepreneurial activities across the Commonwealth and celebrate its 13 newly launched entrepreneurship programs in Pennsylvania that are expected to spur economic development, job creation and student career success.
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Promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2016

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.