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Northeast campuses sign articulation agreement with Lackawanna College

Lackawanna College students who graduate with their associate degree now have direct transfer options to three regional Penn State campuses thanks to an articulation agreement the institutions announced Aug. 10 at Penn State Worthington Scranton in Dunmore.
Donna Yale

Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education adds new staff member to Northern Tier Center

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Chancellor Dale Jones and Director of Continuing Education Jane Ashton have announced the addition of Donna Yale to the continuing education staff at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Northern Tier Center in Towanda.
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Rare solar eclipse viewing event set at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

What happens when the sun, the moon, and the Earth all line up in a row? A spectacular phenomenon known as a total solar eclipse. On Monday, Aug. 21, millions of Americans will be witness to this occurrence, rarely seen in the United States. Penn State Wilkes-Barre is inviting community members to "SEE: the Solar Eclipse Experience," from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 21 in the Nesbitt Academic Commons on the Lehman campus.
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Northern Tier Center offering strategic business communication skills workshops

Beginning in September and running through November, Penn State Wilkes-Barre’s Continuing Education Northern Tier Center will offer three strategic business communication skills workshops: When You Become The News, Persuasive Speaking & Writing, and Persuasive Speaking To Lock Your Sale. Workshops will be one day each, running from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost of each workshop is $125 per person.
Colton Lewis

Wilkes-Barre's Colton Lewis signs with Spain's Enrique Benitez

Penn State Wilkes-Barre's Colton Lewis has signed a contract with Spanish basketball team Enrique Benitez out of Huelva, Spain.
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Fall 2017 Certified Recovery Specialist program offered

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education will be offering a Certified Recovery Specialist program beginning in the Fall of 2017 at the Lehman campus.
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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.