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Graduate courses in education offered at the Northern Tier Center

Beginning Sept. 18, Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education will begin offering seven graduate courses in education at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Northern Tier Center in Towanda.
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Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education announces Supervision Essentials course

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education has announced the opening of the course Supervision Essentials for the fall 2017 semester. Supervision Essentials is designed for newly appointed supervisors, those aspiring to supervisory roles, and those in supervisory roles who do not have formal training.
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Wilkes-Barre offers professional engineering exam review

Beginning Tuesday, Aug. 29, and running through March 27, 2018, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will offer a Civil Engineering Professional Engineering Exam Review.
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Continuing Education offering SAT preparation courses

Beginning August 29, 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 2017-18 dates.
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Wilkes-Barre Scholar eyes career as veterinarian while leading school newspaper

Penn State Wilkes-Barre rising sophomore Kaylee Kishbaugh will get hands-on training toward a career in veterinary medicine this fall, though it isn't her only interest.
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Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education adds new staff member

Chancellor Dale Jones and Jane Ashton, director of continuing education, have announced the addition of Nicole Darling to the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education staff.
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Wilkes-Barre's Women in the Sciences and Engineering program set for July 18-20

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education is currently accepting registrations for its eighth Women in the Sciences and Engineering program, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily July 18-20.
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Sending a 'We Are!' and thank you to these Penn Staters

This week, we recognize three people who go above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. We're sending a "We Are!" to Penn Staters with Penn State Shenango, the College of the Liberal Arts and Penn State Wilkes-Barre.
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Wilkes-Barre TRiO Student Support Services holds year-end celebration

Penn State Wilkes-Barre TRiO Student Support Services’ year-end celebration was held on April 20 at the campus’ Hayfield House. The annual ceremony honors graduating seniors and celebrates student successes.

UHS to collect student health insurance information for 2017-18

Penn State is moving toward a University-wide health insurance requirement for the 2018-19 academic school year. In preparation for the new requirement, University Health Services (UHS) will begin collecting student health insurance information in May 2017.