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Penn State Wilkes-Barre welcomes new staff members to campus

Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Dale Jones has announced the addition of three new staff members to Penn State Wilkes-Barre for the 2017-18 academic year.
MLK Day ON Event

Day 'ON' event hosted on campus

On Monday, Jan. 15, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a Day “ON” Event.
Penn State Stand for State All That We Are

Penn State community event invites participants to explore 'All That WE ARE'

Stand for State will host an event, “All That WE ARE,” at Penn State campuses between Jan. 15 and 30. Students, faculty and staff are invited to participate.
Kathleen Ritter photo

Young Alumni Ambassador ready for whirlwind time at Fiesta Bowl

Along with four other recent graduates, Kathleen Ritter helps comprise the inaugural class of Young Alumni Ambassadors, an Alumni Association initiative that supports and strengthens young leaders as they become lifelong Penn State volunteers.
Fiesta Bowl

Wilkes-Barre Alumni Constituent Society to host Fiesta Bowl viewing party

The Penn State Wilkes-Barre Alumni Constituent Society will host a Playstation Fiesta Bowl viewing party for Penn State football fans in northeastern Pennsylvania on Saturday, Dec. 30.

Continuing Education offering SAT preparation courses

Beginning Jan. 13, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will begin hosting two seven-week SAT preparation course sessions for those students interested in taking the SAT exam for the 2018 dates.
Royal Sutton

'Native American Trans-Mississippi Exposition' on display at Wilkes-Barre

“Native American Trans-Mississippi Exposition,” an art exhibit providing a unique opportunity to view copied original Frank Rinehart photos taken in 1898 at The Native American Trans-Mississippi Exposition in Omaha, Nebraska, will be on display now through December, in the Friedman Art Gallery at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Portrait of Penn State President Eric Barron in front of Old Main on April 22, 2016.

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.
Malley Family

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.
Student interacting at career fair

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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