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'FaceAge' Pennsylvania tour kicks off Aug. 30

Andrew Belser, 2017-18 Penn State laureate, will kick off the tour of his award-winning “FaceAge” exhibition, a multimedia video installation created from cross-generational conversations, Aug. 30 to Sept. 5 at University Park. Throughout the 2017-18 academic year, Belser will take “FaceAge” to all Penn State campuses.
Oculus VR glasses being used

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.
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.
Two scoops facing off

Creamery to launch Flavor Madness contest for March

This month, Berkey Creamery is launching Flavor Madness, the online tournament to crown the most popular flavor.
Students For Justice service project

Committed To Changing The Narrative

An end of semester service project turns into a larger stepping stone to further relations between the underserved and local law enforcement, giving students the chance to make a positive difference in their community.
Students For Justice club

Students For Justice club

2016-2017 Students For Justice Club

Students For Justice loading packages

Students For Justice loading packages

Students For Justice club members load holiday care packages to transport to the Wilkes-Barre Police Station

Students For Justice service project

Students For Justice service project

Members of the Students For Justice club and local law enforcement organize holiday care packages at the Wilkes-Barre Police Station

Zombie Outlines

Zombie 5K benefiting THON set for Oct. 29 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Penn State Wilkes-Barre will hold the third annual Zombie 5K run/walk benefiting THON on Saturday, Oct. 29. True to the event's name, participants will be followed throughout the course by “the running dead.”