wide-angle view of Hayfield Houise and grounds at Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Bethany Dennis with her first lizard capture

A Priceless Lizard Smile

The excitement of experiencing one’s first lizard catch, encountering fortitude testing copperheads, and precarious hiking terrain; these are all just a day in the life of field research for an ecological biologist.
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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'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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Town Hall

Streaming address for Penn State Town Hall announced

The University is hosting a Town Hall from 3-5 p.m. Sept. 28 in the Pavilion Theatre at University Park. The meeting will be livestreamed for faculty and staff members at all Penn State campuses to view.

Constitution Day 2016 celebrations planned across Penn State campuses

Penn State’s annual celebration of Constitution Day will take place on Friday, Sept. 16 at University Park, with events happening throughout the month of September across Penn State campuses.
Film Reel

Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education to offer fall film and discussion series

The Department of Continuing Education at Penn State Wilkes-Barre and co-sponsor the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce will offer a fall personal enrichment film and discussion series on Thursdays beginning Oct. 13 and running through Nov. 10. Open to students and members of the general public, the film series will feature "Animal House," "The Naked Gun: From The Files of the Police Squad," "Young Frankenstein," "Fargo," and "Blazing Saddles."
Studying molecular structures of conducting polymers

Engineers receive $1.2M to examine conjugated polymers for flexible electronics

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $1.2M in funding to three Penn State chemical engineering researchers for a proposal which aims to identify the key polymeric properties of conjugated polymers used to develop flexible electronics.
CAD Drawing System

SolidWorks Essentials course announced

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education will be offering a new SolidWorks Essentials course for the Fall 2016 semester.

Commonwealth Campuses offered development opportunities via Adobe Connect

New professional development opportunities for Penn State faculty and staff at Commonwealth Campuses are available through Adobe Connect.
Hayfield House

Penn State Wilkes-Barre holding centennial anniversary gala on Nov. 1

On Tuesday, November 1st, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will be holding its Centennial Anniversary Gala at Best Western Genetti Hotel & Conference Center to culminate the campus’s yearlong celebration.