- PA BioGENEius Challenge Winners
First place awards, and an all-expense paid trip to Boston for the U.S. Nationals, went to Gaurav Sirdeshpande and Kevin Zhang.
Apr 30, 2012
- HU Receives Grant for GPS and Water Quality Testing Equipment
The Department of Environmental Protection announced this week that it is awarding a $6,200 grant to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in Pennsylvania.
Apr 24, 2012
- Student Creates 3D Tour of Harrisburg
A 3D tour of downtown Harrisburg created by a Harrisburg University of Science and Technology student is featured on a Google Earth Blog.
Apr 21, 2012
- New U: Meet the Donors Who Have Taken It Upon Themselves to Launch New Colleges
Evan Sparks of Philanthropy Magazine wrote about the gift to the University in a round-up story, New U, that focuses on gifts to start-up universities that appears in the Spring 2012 issue of the magazine.
Apr 20, 2012
- Video of Unisys Corp CEO Ed Coleman Presention on Rapid Technology Changes Transforming the Business
Ed Coleman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, of Unisys Corporation, presented on Rapid Technology Changes Transforming the Business as part of an open community forum, scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, April 19th at the University.
Apr 19, 2012
- HU Will Host PA BioGENEius Challenge
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host The Pennsylvania BioGENEius Challenge, a state-level competition for 30 high school students doing original research in biotechnology, which is scheduled for Saturday, April 28th.
Apr 18, 2012
- STEM-UP PA Advancing Academic Women
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is a co-sponsor of an upcoming STEM-UP PA leadership development event entitled, Women in Leadership in STEM Fields, scheduled to occur Thursday, May 17, 2012 -- 9:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. in the Dixon University Center’s Richards Hall in Harrisburg.
Apr 17, 2012
- Making Biology Relevant to Undergraduates Article Profiles SENCER
The American Institute of Biological Sciences has profiled the Science Education for New Civic Engagements and Responsibilities (SENCER) program within the National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (NCSCE) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Apr 11, 2012
- HU Professor Invited to Speak to IEEE on Nanobiotechnology
The IEEE Susquehanna Section has invited Dr. Leena Pattarkine of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to present on Nanotechnology during the organization’s April 10th meeting at Penn State Harrisburg.
Apr 10, 2012
- Register today for a 2012 Summer STEM Camp!
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s 2012 Summer STEM Camps are waiting for you! While camps vary in length, daily schedule, location, cost, and grade levels, they all have the same purpose--allow you to have fun and learn about fields that interest you. Plus some of the camps allow you to earn college credits. Apply now!
Apr 3, 2012
- Watch Video of the Oobleck Experiment
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology hosted the annual Capital Area Biotechnology Partnership's Biotechnology Showcase on Friday, March 23. The day-long science event featured hands-on experiments, workshops, panel discussions, guest speakers
Mar 30, 2012
- Geospatial Technology Students Conduct Balloon Mapping
It's not a bird, a plane or Superman. Rather a giant balloon. Faculty and students in Harrisburg University of Science and Technology's Geospatial Technology program are experimenting with Balloon Mapping.
Mar 28, 2012
- University to Host PA STEM Girls Academies
A group of sixth through tenth grade students will get intoduced to nanotechnology at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on Saturday, March 31. The University will host the 50 students from the Pennsylvania Department of Education PA STEM Girls Academies.
Mar 23, 2012
- Entrepreneur Podcast Network: The importance of entrepreneurism to the education at Harrisburg University
Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Dr. Eric Darr discuss the following: http://epodcastnetwork.com/the-importantance-of-entrepreneurism-to-the-education-at-harrisburg-university/
Mar 19, 2012
- University Receives Keck Foundation Grant
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has received a $250,000 grant from the Keck Foundation.
Mar 15, 2012
- Kunkel Building to be New Student Housing
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has reached an agreement for a second student housing building downtown.
The housing will be at 301 Market St. is also known as the Kunkel Building. The University (prior to opening 2005) also had offices on the ninth floor of the building.
Mar 5, 2012
- Fusionized Technology to Sponsor BarCamp Harrisburg
Fusionized Technology has joined the list of sponsors for BarCamp Harrisburg, an ad-hoc ‘unconference’ focused on cyber security, coding, learning technologies, and mobile application development at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on March 31, 2012.
Mar 2, 2012
- Student Takes on Science of Beer Making
While many college students can joke about being beer experts, Adam Cole is going to college to study the science of making beer.
Feb 22, 2012
- Training Courses offered for Advanced HACCP, Internal Auditing and Allergen Awareness
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has announced that it has expanded its Food Safety and Quality Assurance Training Program to include training and certification for Advanced HACCP, Internal Auditing and Allergen Awareness.
Feb 20, 2012
- Food Science & Technology Center Welcomes New Director
Alan McConnell has joined Harrisburg University of Science and Technology as the new director of its Food Science & Technology Center (FS&TC).
Feb 17, 2012