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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.
MLK Day ON Event

Day 'ON' event hosted on campus

On Monday, Jan. 15, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a Day “ON” Event.
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.
FaceAge

'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

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