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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.

Mentalist Robert Channing to perform at Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 27

Robert Channing, the world's foremost mind reader, motivational speaker, entertainer and author, will perform at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.
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Spooktacular event benefiting THON announced

Join Penn State Wilkes-Barre the weekend before Halloween as the campus hosts a spooktacular event benefiting THON — the Zombie 5K.
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Academy of Business Research honors two Wilkes-Barre faculty

Paper co-authored by Associate Teaching Professor of Engineering Robert Faux and Assistant Teaching Professor of Business John Weber wins Best Paper at Academy of Business Research Conference.
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Penn State alumni and fans to take over The River Grille on Oct. 28

On Oct. 28, the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Alumni Constituent Society will host its annual TV Tailgate Party for Penn State Nittany Lion football fans in northeastern Pennsylvania.
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Friends & Family Weekend 2017 announced

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Division of Student Affairs and Athletics has announced Friends & Family Weekend, being held Oct. 26 to 29.
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Financial aid night scheduled

On Tuesday, Oct. 24, Penn State Wilkes-Barre Admissions will hold a financial aid night. Students and parents attending the event will have the opportunity learn about the financial aid process at Penn State.

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