Penn State Wilkes‑Barre

Environmental Training 2018 Program

The Power To Achieve Great Things

Earth Conservancy, teaming with community partner Penn State Wilkes-Barre, is utilizing a newly trained workforce to help revitalize land in our region, realizing the worth in effort needed to change for the better
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Vera Cornish

Dare To Dream with Vera Cornish

“When I was a little girl, I dreamed that life could be one grand adventure! Today, as a woman, I am living the dream! As a Penn State alumna and former member of the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Office of Student Affairs, I am deeply appreciative of the role Penn State played in the life I live today!”
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Latest News

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Banquet to be held Jan. 15, 2019

Tickets are available for the 44th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Banquet to be held Jan. 15, 2019, at the Bryce Jordan Center on Penn State’s University Park campus.
female student studying

Continuing Education offering SAT preparation courses in 2019

Beginning Jan. 12, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will begin hosting two seven-week SAT preparation course sessions for those students interested in taking the SAT exam for the 2019 dates.
Girls basketball game

Enhancing the student-athlete experience through #GivingTuesday at Wilkes-Barre

This #GivingTuesday, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will celebrate by raising funds for students and improving the athletic and recreation facilities, enhancing the student-athlete experience on campus.
Penn State Northeast Regional Thanksgiving Dinner

Penn State holds first Northeast Thanksgiving Dinner

Penn State students will have the opportunity to learn more about the Thanksgiving holiday and similar holidays around the world by attending the Penn State Northeast Regional Thanksgiving Dinner.
human trafficking awareness

Human trafficking awareness events to be held on campus

The Penn State Wilkes-Barre Administration of Justice baccalaureate degree program and the Students For Justice club are bringing two events to campus to raise awareness of human trafficking on Monday, Nov. 5 and Wednesday, Nov. 7.
family and piggy bank

Financial aid night to be held Nov. 13

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Admissions will hold a financial aid night on Nov. 13. Students and parents attending the event will have the opportunity learn about the financial aid process at Penn State.
Robert Channing

Mentalist Robert Channing to perform on Oct. 25 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Mind reader, motivational speaker, entertainer, author and multi-award winner Robert Channing will be performing at Penn State Wilkes-Barre at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25.