Thereĺs always a lot happening at Harrisburg University. Browse the links below to get the latest news, events, and information about what is going on at the University. For more information on events or news items, please contact the University by e-mailing Connect@HarrisburgU.edu or call 717.901.5146.
- K'NEX┬«, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Allegheny Intermediate Unit To Host PA's First State-Wide STEM Design Challenge at HU
K'NEX Education┬«, America's STEM Building Solution, is pleased to announce a new competition for Pennsylvania students in grades 4-8. The 2014 STEM Design Challenge will be hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on May 2nd and is sponsored by three outstanding Pennsylvania organizations: K'NEX, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and Allegheny Intermediate Unit (IU3).
Apr 22, 2014
- Technology Entrepreneur To Address Class of 2014
Mary MacPherson, president of M2Works LLC, a Reston, Virginia-based consultancy will address the Class of 2014 on Thursday, May 8, during Commencement ceremonies scheduled for 6:30 p.m. in the Forum Auditorium at 500 Walnut Street in Harrisburg.
Apr 22, 2014
- HU Senior Says Every Living Being Deserves to Thrive
While survival of the fittest may be a fair concept, Harrisburg University environmental science major Chrissy Metz feels that every living being deserves as much help as they can get.
Apr 21, 2014
- HU Sophomore Gabe Hicks Is Working to Make a Career in Animation a Reality
When Gabe Hicks was younger, he watched cartoons on television as much as the next kid. However, while others were thinking about super powers, Hicks, now 20, was thinking about the technology behind the programming. He watched his favorite show, Sonic the Hedgehog, and imagined how he would create the images differently. He was fascinated with the action behind the scenes as much as the cartoon itself.
Apr 21, 2014
- Rackspace--A Top 100 Performing Technology Company--Becomes Event Sponsor of Free BarCamp Harrisburg 6 Conference
Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) will be the Event Sponsor of the upcoming free technology and web-oriented conference, BarCamp Harrisburg 6. The event is set for May 3rd at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in PA.
Apr 17, 2014
- Social Media @ Work 2014: Social Business Conference
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology and the Harrisburg Social Media Club are teaming together to host the Harrisburg region´┐Żs premier all-day social business conference. Our promise is ´┐ŻA day well spent!´┐Ż
Apr 25, 2014
- BarCamp Harrisburg 6: Free Tech & Web Oriented Conference
BarCamp Harrisburg 6 is set for Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in PA. The free event is known as an ´┐Żunconference´┐Ż because it is filled with open, participatory events, discussions, and workshops where presentation content is provided by the participants rather than chosen speakers. The annual event draws nearly 200 web developers, cloud computing experts, educators, e-learning experts, application developers and software engineers.
May 3, 2014
- Commencement 2014 Information
Commencement 2014 is scheduled for Thursday, May 8th at 6:30 pm in The Forum Auditorium, located at 500 Walnut Street in Harrisburg. Guests and friends are invited to the Commencement' Reception at the Hilton Harrisburg, located at One North Second Street, immediately following the ceremony. Both events are free but an RSVP is required for each event.
May 8, 2014
- MABX Hackathon Hosted by Harrisburg University
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, the Technology Council of Pennsylvania and Mid Atlantic BX will co-host the MABX Hackathon. The free event will take place Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Harrisburg University from 8:30 a.m. ´┐Ż 4 p.m. followed by a social event until 6 pm afterwards where the winners will be announced. Registration is free and complimentary food and beverages will be provided to all registrants.
May 10, 2014
- May 19th Open House
There's so much to love about going to Harrisburg University; real world experiences, academic choices that let you tailor your studies to your own interests and goals, scholarships that reward your high school GPA, a diverse campus, and engaging faculty. Attend the Harrisburg University Open House on May 19th and learn why we're known for our outstanding science and technology-focused degree programs that lead to great careers.
May 19, 2014
- Sign Up for Accepted Student Day
Register today for Accepted Student Day, which is set for Tuesday, June 17th. Learn more about our academic and social life. Meet with current and incoming students, faculty, and staff, tour campus, and get the answers to any final questions you might have about what awaits you as a student at HU
Jun 17, 2014