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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.
Drone at Old Main

Drone operators on campus reminded of Penn State, FAA rules

As unmanned aerial systems, or drones, become more popular, Penn State is reminding all drone operators of regulations and guidelines governing their flights for all University-related drone operations on and off Penn State’s campuses.
Selfie Station 2016

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

UHS to collect student health insurance information for 2017-18

Penn State is moving toward a University-wide health insurance requirement for the 2018-19 academic school year. In preparation for the new requirement, University Health Services (UHS) will begin collecting student health insurance information in May 2017.
Students at the Selfie Station

Wilkes-Barre's Rehabilitation & Human Services Department hosts fall events

The Penn State Wilkes-Barre Rehabilitation & Human Services Department was active this fall with several events for students.
Staff and students use Twister as a stress reliever

Staff and students use Twister as a stress reliever

Staff member Marissa Duffy and student Jesse Macko incorporate the classic game, Twister, into their day of stress relief at the 2015 Mental Health Awareness Day.

Students and staff participate in the 2015 Mental Health Awareness Day

Students and staff participate in the 2015 Mental Health Awareness Day

Staff member Marissa Duffy, students Lexus Harris, Emily Garrity, Simone London, and Jen Gabriel participate in the 2015 Mental Health Awareness Day photo booth.

Students and staff participate in the 2015 Mental Health Awareness Day

A passion for positive change

Within the world of mental health and wellbeing, the new Rehabilitation and Human Services program at Wilkes-Barre seeks to mold the future professionals in this ever growing field in need of well-educated, compassionate individuals.
A student organizes stickers

Stand for State provides the tools for Penn Staters to stop violence

Stand for State, an initiative aimed at empowering Penn Staters to stand up for one another, will kick off University-wide the week of Jan. 25.
A student organizes stickers

Stand for State provides the tools for Penn Staters to stop violence

Stand for State, an initiative aimed at empowering Penn Staters to stand up for one another, will kick off University-wide the week of Jan. 25.