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2017 Commencement @ Penn State Wilkes-Barre

2017 graduating class presented at Wilkes-Barre commencement exercises

Penn State Wilkes-Barre and Chancellor Dale Jones honored the campus' 2017 graduating class on May 6 during a commencement ceremony in the Athletic and Recreation Building.
Communication Agency

Continuing Ed announces first graduates of Corporate Communication Certificate

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education is celebrating the first group of graduates with the Introduction to Corporate Communication certificate.
SGA Executive Board

Wilkes-Barre SGA honors students, faculty member with annual campus awards

On April 27, Penn State Wilkes-Barre celebrated the Leadership and Athletics Awards Ceremony presented by the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Student Government Association. During this ceremony, annual campus awards are presented in addition to the ceremonial passing of the gavel between the outgoing and incoming SGA president.
PSUWB Adult Learner Attendees

2017 Outstanding Adult Learner of the Year recognized

Amanda-Claudia Scott, corporate communication student, has been honored by the Luzerne County Council on Adult Higher Education as the Penn State Wilkes-Barre 2017 Outstanding Adult Learner recipient.
Awards Group at Lion Shrine

2017 Celebration of Academic Excellence Awardees honored

On April 27th, Penn State Wilkes-Barre celebrated the Annual Celebration of Academic Excellence, sponsored by the Department of Academic Affairs.
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Penn State Wilkes-Barre receives Program Enhancement Grant

Penn State Wilkes-Barre has received a Pennsylvania State University Engineering Technology and Commonwealth Engineering (ETCE) Program Enhancement Grant (PEG).
We Are Pride Brunch Participants

Wilkes-Barre campus celebrates University-wide Pride Week 2017

Penn State Wilkes-Barre, in conjunction with a University-wide initiative, recently celebrated Pride Week 2017.
Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
Narcotics Annoymous Meeting

Northern Tier Center to offer Certified Recovery Specialist program

The Certified Recovery Specialist program will be held at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Northern Tier Center in Towanda from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 6 through Aug. 3. The 54-hour Certified Recovery Specialist is a peer support position formally recognized by the Pennsylvania Certification Board.

‘Financing College: Where’s the Money?’: The campus connection

It’s no secret that Penn State includes a network of campuses throughout the state of Pennsylvania, but incoming students may not be fully aware of all the financial benefits attending a campus other than University Park may afford.