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2018 Commencement

Penn State Wilkes-Barre presents 2018 graduating class

On Saturday, May 5, Penn State Wilkes-Barre and Chancellor Dale Jones honored the 2018 graduating class during a commencement ceremony in the campus’ Athletic and Recreation Building.
Lance Bush

President, CEO of Challenger Center to address Wilkes-Barre spring commencement

Lance Bush, president and CEO of Challenger Center, will address graduates at Penn State Wilkes-Barre's spring 2018 commencement ceremony, set for 10 a.m. May 5 in the campus’ Athletics and Recreation Building.
Fulbright Week runs from April 2 to 5

Explore funded opportunities for international study, travel and teaching

The University Fellowships Office is holding multiple sessions the week of April 2 to provide information on applying for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
Leaders from five eastern Penn State campuses sign an articulation agreement with Luzerne County Community College.

Five campuses sign articulation agreement with Luzerne County Community College

Students who earn an associate degree from Luzerne County Community College can directly transfer into bachelor’s programs at five eastern Penn State campuses, leaders of the institutions announced Feb. 27 at Penn State Hazleton.
Katie George standing in front of her research poster

Penn State Wilkes-Barre sends undergraduates to national conferences

Earlier this month, Rick Dierenfeldt traveled to New Orleans for an Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences annual meeting with three undergraduate students, who he said continually wowed other conference goers with the quality of their research and abilities as students.
Graffitti Throw Up Art

Friedman Art Gallery highlights ‘Graffiti Art’

“Graffiti Art,” an exhibit displaying a variety of graffiti art while commemorating the artists who created it, will be on display in the Friedman Art Gallery at Penn State Wilkes-Barre now through the end of February.
Malley Family

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.
Student interacting at career fair

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 online studying

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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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.

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