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.
- University & Technology Council Announce New Training Partnership
The Technology Council of Pennsylvania and Harrisburg University of Science and Technology have formed a partnership to bring discounted technology training to members of the Council.
Mar 3, 2014
- HU Alumnus Career is Brewing Thanks to Biotechnology Degree
What do you do with a thirst for success and a Harrisburg University of Science and Technology degree in biotechnology with an emphasis on microbiology? You go work for a beer company, of course! And, not just any beer company; you get a job as a microbiologist at one of the most successful brewing companies in the world – Samuel Adams!
Feb 26, 2014
- HU Provides Opportunities for this Biology Major to Expand Her Horizons
Brittany Barney is not someone who lets an opportunity pass by, and the Harrisburg University sophomore has found plenty of opportunities to expand her horizons though coursework, internships, projects, and extracurriculars.
Feb 19, 2014
- Board of Trustees Member Among Best Lawyers in Central PA
A member of the Board of Trustees for Harrisburg University of Science and Technology was recently recognized as one of the 2014 Lawyers of the Year in Central Pennsylvania.
Feb 19, 2014
- A Clear Educational Horizon for this Forensics Major
For Harrisburg University student Nicole Borrell, the questions she asked herself while attending East Stroudsburg (Pa.) North High School—What am I really doing? Why am I here? Is college in my future?—weren’t leading to any epiphany. Or, frankly, any reliable answers. That is until she took a forensics course in her sophomore year. For whatever reason, Nicole’s educational horizon became much clearer.
Feb 14, 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 “unconference” 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
- Fundamentals of Quality Management: Statistics for Operations and Quality Management
This training provides an introduction to statistical thinking and the use of basic statistical methods in a production environment. It will cover descriptive statistics, inferential statistics and applied process control.
May 19-24, 2014
- Learn About HU's Full-time, Part-time and Online Graduate Degrees at Open House
Learn more about Harrisburg University of Science and Technology's outstanding full-time, part-time and online master’s degree options by attending the Graduate Programs Open House, set for 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 10, 2014.
Jun 10, 2014
- HU Scholarship Recognition Day
Join us for Scholarship Recognition Day, an invitation only event for high achieving students and their families. Set for 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 19th, Scholarship Recognition Day introduces you to the wide array of outstanding academic programs on offer at the Harrisburg University. Attend Scholars Recognition Day and you’ll have the opportunity to share lunch with faculty members, speak with current students, tour campus, and learn about a variety of ways to enhance your HU experience.
Mar 19, 2014
- Sign Up for Accepted Student Day
Register today for Accepted Student Day, which is set for Saturday, March 29th. 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
Mar 29, 2014
- Get to Know HU: April 12th Spring 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, April 12th, and learn why we're known for our outstanding science and technology-focused degree programs that lead to great careers.
Apr 12, 2014