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Celebrating 20 Years of Student Success

As one of only two Penn State campuses with a Student Success Services department, Penn State Wilkes-Barre stands proud celebrating 20 years of making a difference to students who need it the most.
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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.
Student talking to company representative

PSU-LV Career Expo & Networking Event held Oct. 17

Students got more information on internship and career opportunities with top employers from across the state.

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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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It Can Happen To Anyone

For the third consecutive year, Penn State Wilkes-Barre’s Rehabilitation & Human Services program seeks to bring students’ mental health to the forefront with a day dedicated to living stress free
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Penn State’s NSF I-Corps program seeks applications by Sept. 15 and Oct. 15

The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.
Andrew Muirhead presents his talk to faculty and staff

Penn State faculty network and learn at annual entrepreneurship retreat

Faculty and staff from across Penn State came together Aug. 15-16 at University Park in support of entrepreneurship teaching and learning at the fifth annual ENTI Summer Gathering. ENTI, launched is 2013, is Penn State’s Intercollege Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Kerry Meyers

College Is What You Make It Out To Be

A Q&A session with Rail Riders intern and Wilkes-Barre Alumnus, Kerry Meyers; asking the questions future students and interns need to know
Engineers on site

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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