- Annual LEEF Event Showcases Convergence of Learning & Entertainment Technologies
Change the nature of learning and work in your organization with games, simulations, and virtual worlds at the 2011 Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum (LEEF) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in PA.
Feb 5, 2011
- Free Lecture Series Devoted to Global Health Issues
The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg will host a free lecture series devoted to Global Health Issues during the spring. The community is invited to attend the series of discussions devoted to topics ranging from health issues to technology to elderly health.
Feb 4, 2011
- Book Drive Aims to Support National Reading Month
Bring in your fiction and non-fiction books for children and teens to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology throughout February. Harrisburg University students are collecting books during February to help the local community and other communities nationwide enjoy National Reading Month by hosting a book drive.
Jan 31, 2011
- Leveraging Technology to Foster Deeper Learning & Engagement the Focus of Keynote at Regional Undergrad Faculty Exchange
Join undergraduate faculty from throughout central Pennsylvania for a professional development forum and peer-to-peer exchange on the integration of learning technologies in teaching and learning featuring keynote speaker Carie Page, Community Engagement Manager of Next Generation Learning Challenges at EDUCAUSE.
Jan 31, 2011
- Story Telling in the Digital Age Lecture to Highlight Local eBook Authors
Learn about story telling in the digital age with local e-novel authors Peter Durantine and John Luciew during a free lecture open to the public at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, February 22, 2011, at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 28, 2011
- Peregrine Technology Partners' Daniel J. Desmond Among Speakers at BioEnergy Summit
Daniel J. Desmond, former Deputy Secretary for the Office of Energy and Technology Deployment at the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and now a partner in Peregrine Technology Partners, a Pennsylvania firm started in late 2008 that works on development and commercial deployment of environmentally beneficial technology, is joining the list of speakers at the BioEnergy Summit.
Jan 27, 2011
- WorkXpress to Move into LECG IT Support Services Center at Harrisburg University
WorkXpress will be the first company to move into the new LECG IT Support Services Center, located 304 Market Street in Harrisburg.
Jan 24, 2011
- Developers and Students Invited to Create Mobile Apps for PA Trails
A contest to develop a mobile application to promote the use of Pennsylvania trails and enhance the fun that trail users can have while out and about is being held this spring by a consortium of trail, conservation, tourism and technology partners.
Jan 21, 2011
- Regional Undergraduate Faculty Exchange: The Integration of Learning Technologies in Undergraduate Teaching
Innovation Transfer Network, in cooperation with Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, is hosting a Regional Undergraduate Faculty Exchange.
The free event, "The Integration of Learning Technologies in Undergraduate Teaching," will take place at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on Friday, February 25, 2011, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Jan 21, 2011
- OriginOil to Sponsor HU's BioEnergy Summit
OriginOil, Inc. (OOIL), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform algae, the most promising source of renewable oil, into a true competitor to petroleum, is among the sponsors of the upcoming BioEnergy Summit set for March 15, 2011, at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in PA.
Jan 19, 2011
- Food Safety Certification Courses Set for 2011
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will offer several Food Safety Certification training courses during Spring and Summer 2011 in partnership with NSF International, industry experts in public health & safety standards, and recipient of the 2010 Training Center of the Year Award from SQFI. The courses include Food Safety Fundamentals, HACCP Manager Certification, and Implementing SQF Systems Training.
Jan 18, 2011
- Harrisburg University and The Hershey Company To Develop Sensory Science Research Laboratory
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology and The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) are joining forces to develop a sensory science and consumer research program at the school’s campus located in downtown Harrisburg, Pa.
Jan 17, 2011
- Free Lecture on The Ongoing Tragedy of the Centralia Mine Fire
Author David DeKok of Harrisburg knows the Centralia story well . His book, Fire Underground: The Ongoing Tragedy of the Centralia Mine Fire, tells the history of the Centralia mine fire, how it started, why it lasted so long, and the impact it had on the people of Centralia. He will talk about the Centralia mine fire at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at 11 a.m.
Jan 16, 2011
- Fusionized Technology to Sponsor BarCamp 3 at HU
Fusionized Technology will be a sponsor of BarCamp 3 Harrisburg, which will be held on April 9, 2011 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 14, 2011
- Registration Opens for the HU Summer Gaming Academy
Learn game programming, 3D modeling and professional techniques for designing and producing video games this summer during the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology High School Gaming Academy.
Jan 13, 2011
- Serious Games Program Manager at IBM Among Keynote Speakers for LEEF
Tell your boss you're saving money and gathering innovative ideas and practical solutions to improve your organizational learning strategies! Half-price registration for the 2011 Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum (LEEF) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology ends Jan 14. At $295 this is an opportunity you can't pass up!
Jan 7, 2011
- HYP Toastmasters Kick-Off Meeting at Harrisburg University
Harrisburg Young Professionals invites members of the community interested in joining the Central PA Chapter of Toastmasters International for a kick-off meeting at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 5, 2011
- 2011-12 Free Application for Federal Student Aid Now Available
The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) is reminding Harrisburg University of Science and Technology students and families that the 2011-12 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now available online at PHEAA.org/FAFSA or fafsa.ed.gov.
Jan 4, 2011
- National Civil War Museum Exhibit Reflects HU Contributions
A new permanent exhibit on the use of signal flags at the National Civil War Museum reflects the contributions of Charles Palmer and Anthony Ortega of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 4, 2011
- Mentoring is Key to HU Education
January marks National Mentoring Month (NMM) and the month-long campaign is further proof of the importance mentors have on students' educational experiences at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 1, 2011