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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Latest News

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.
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.
Rape Aggression Defense System

Continuing Education offering Rape Aggression Defense System

In cooperation with the Penn State University Department of Police & Public Safety, Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education will offer Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) System this fall.
Nittany Lion Shrine

Campus welcomes new faculty, advisory board members

Chancellor Charles Davis has announced the addition of new faculty and campus advisory board members to Penn State Wilkes-Barre for the 2016-17 academic year.
Miles Chamley-Watson Rio Olympics

Nittany Lions shine during opening week of Rio Olympics

Penn State student-athletes have shined during the opening week of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Eleven Nittany Lions across seven teams have competed thus far, with four more set to begin action next week, as well as one former student-athlete who is coaching. Former Nittany Lion fencing All-American Miles Chamley-Watson earned the 30th Olympic medal by a Penn State student-athlete, as he helped the United States men’s foil team win the bronze medal Friday (Aug. 12).
Alisha Glass Rio Olympics

Penn State Olympians enter week two seeking more medals in Rio

Penn State student-athletes earned two medals during the opening week of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, and nine Nittany Lions will be seeking similar success during the final week of competition.

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.