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Students For Justice service project

Committed To Changing The Narrative

An end of semester service project turns into a larger stepping stone to further relations between the underserved and local law enforcement, giving students the chance to make a positive difference in their community.
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BeamPro Robot In Use

Making Robotic Transformations

Teaching to students at two different campuses can be challenging, but now the tables are turning, as one RHS professor is challenging his students to incorporate technology in new ways
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Penn State Wilkes-Barre Students At Centennial Gala

A Night A Century In The Making

100 Years of academics, 100 years of success, 100 years of inspiration, 100 years of support; all wrapped up in a milestone evening of celebration of past, present, and future
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Administrators gather to sign articulation agreement

Penn State and Northampton Community College sign articulation agreement

Administrators from Penn State and Northampton Community College (NCC) signed an articulation agreement to facilitate the transfer of NCC students into 11 baccalaureate degree programs at 14 Penn State campuses at an event on Jan. 18 at the Lehigh Valley campus.
10 years of Standing Up at Penn State

10 years of standing up: Nominees sought for the 2017 Stand Up Award

What do you stand up for? What do your peers stand up for? The Rock Ethics Institute at Penn State announces a call for nominations for its 10th annual Stand Up Awards in recognition of undergraduate students at the University’s campuses who have demonstrated ethical leadership in taking a stand for a person, cause or belief.
Let's Grow State

Penn State launches new crowdfunding platform, Let's Grow State

Penn State has officially launched Let's Grow State, a new crowdfunding platform for fundraising projects across the University. The platform, managed by the Office of Annual Giving in the Division of Development and Alumni Relations, is designed for individuals or groups of Penn Staters to promote and raise money for the ideas, projects, and causes that are important to them.
Dale Jones

Dale Jones appointed chancellor at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Vernon Dale Jones, vice president for strategy, administration and board affairs at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, has been named chancellor and chief academic officer at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. Jones, whose appointment is effective Jan. 16, succeeds Charles Davis, who is retiring after leading the Wilkes-Barre campus since March 2006.
Charles Davis

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Chancellor Charles Davis to retire

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Chancellor Charles H. Davis is set to retire after more than a decade of serving the University.