There’s 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.
- HU Professor Presents Workshop on STEM for Biotech and Nanobiotech Education at National Conference
Dr. Leena Pattarkine of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology faculty was among the presenters at the 2014 High Impact Technology Exchange Conference In Chicago, IL
Jul 21, 2014
- North American Simulation and Gaming Association Invites HU Professor to Present
A Harrisburg University of Science and Technology professor will present during the upcoming 2014 North American Simulation and Gaming Association conference in Baltimore.
Jul 14, 2014
- Top minds in finance share insights for HUâ€™s DiSanto Chair Distinguished Speaker Series in Financial Literacy
The economic ramifications of U.S. and global financial policies on everyone from college students to investors will be explored during the first DiSanto Chair Distinguished Speaker Series in Financial Literacy, hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in Fall 2014.
Jul 8, 2014
- Knowledge Management Pioneer Jay Liebowitz Joins HU as its First Endowed Chair
For Harrisburg University, its first endowed chair heightens the universityâ€™s intellectual power and extends its community reach. For the holder of the chair, eminent knowledge management pioneer Dr. Jay Liebowitz, the post is an opportunity to â€śprovide some additional insight and leverage the resources that come with an endowed chair to further the mission of the university.â€ť
Jul 8, 2014
- Learning Technologies Online Program Ranked Among PA's Most Affordable
AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online) has ranked Harrisburg University of Science and among â€śPennsylvania Online Colleges & Universities Top School for 2014â€ť for affordable online degree programs.
Jul 7, 2014
- Free Lecture: Collaboration Strategies for Improving Research and Innovation Performance and University Competitiveness
During this free presentation that is open to the community, Dr. Cantu-Ortiz will address the issue of team collaboration among professors and research staff for improving research and innovation performance indicators as well as university competitiveness as measured by various international rankings.
Aug 26, 2014
- DiSantoChair Distinguished Speaker Series: Money Matters on Campus: Financial Capability and First-Year College Students
The free presentation will also include a discussion of the relationship between financial capability and college success, as well implications for institutions, policy makers and researchers.
Sep 18, 2014
- Put Yourself in the Shoes of Entrepreneur During Startup Weekend Harrisburg
The concept is simple: You arrive at Harrisburg University on a Friday night and you leave with a business on Sunday evening. Thatâ€™s the idea behind Startup Weekend Harrisburg, scheduled for October 3-5, 2014 at Harrisburg University. The Harrisburg event is part of a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures.
Oct 3-5, 2014
- DiSanto Chair Distinguished Speaker Series in Financial Literacy: Investing in the Global Economy in 2014
What are the fundamentals of investing in the current global economy? How to navigate the challenges? What does active and passive investing mean today and where is it going? This free event is part of the DiSanto Chair Distinguished Speaker Series in Financial Literacy. Each month, Harrisburg University will host a free discussion open to the community examining financial literacy from a macro-view.
Oct 16, 2014
- DiSanto Chair Distinguished Speaker Series: Capital Market Oversight by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
The discussion will address industry practices by investment banks and other broker/dealers that raise capital for businesses in primary markets, where new stock and bond issues are sold to investors, and secondary markets, which trade existing securities. We also will explore FINRA's role in regulating these markets. FINRA is an independent, not-for-profit organization authorized by Congress to protect America's investors by making sure the securities industry operates fairly and honestly. The free event is part of the DiSanto Chair Distinguished Speaker Series in Financial Literacy
Nov 6, 2014
- Transfer Thursdays
At HU, we make it easy to become part of our community. Sign up for Transfer Thursdays at HU. Tailored specifically for the needs of students seeking to transfer to Harrisburg University from another institution, Transfer Thursdays are held twice a month from 2-4 PM.
May 29 - Aug 21, 2014
- Learn How You Can Earn Your Degree at HU's Philadelphia Location: Sign Up for Info Night
Learn how you can stay in Philadelphia to earn a graduate or undergraduate degree from Harrisburg University of Science and Technology by signing up to attend a free information night set for 6 p.m., Tuesday, August 12th, 2014, at the Hussian School of Art.
Aug 12, 2014
- Graduate Programs Open House
Learn more about our commitment to provide exceptional graduate educational opportunities in a student-centered environment during the Open House, set for 5 to 7:30 p.m., September 23rd. RSVP online at http://www.HarrisburgU.edu/RSVP
Sep 23, 2014
- Get to Know HU: October 18th Undergraduate Open House
Attend the Harrisburg University Open House on Saturday, October 18th, and learn why we're known for our outstanding science and technology-focused degree programs that lead to great careers.
Oct 18, 2014
- Get to Know HU: November 15th Undergraduate 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 Saturday, November 15th, and learn why we're known for our outstanding science and technology-focused degree programs that lead to great careers.
Nov 15, 2014