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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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.
Lion Shrine

Penn State Wilkes-Barre invites students to 'Be a Penn Stater For a Day'

Come spend the day at Penn State Wilkes-Barre and experience what it is like to be a student at the campus. Attend a class, meet students and professors, and have lunch in the Hickory Court Café on Oct. 30.
USAC logo

University Staff Advisory Council to prioritize organizational change management

Each year, the University Staff Advisory Council (USAC) convenes in the fall to set its annual goals as a council. For the coming year, USAC will focus on organizational change management, defined as supporting people through the transition from current to future states.
Centre Dimensions Jazz Group

Penn State Alumni offer 'A Night of Penn State Jazz'

Penn State alumni representing four northeast regional campuses will be offering “A Night of Penn State Jazz” at the Alice C. Wiltsie Performing Arts Center, 700 North Wyoming Street, Hazleton, on Sunday, Oct. 21.