- CPLP on Campus Exam Prep Class Forming for Fall 2010
Take the first step toward earning the ASTD’s Certified Professional in Learning and Performance credential by enrolling in the CPLP on Campus™ exam preparation course that launches in September at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jul 27, 2010
- Dr. Darr to Serve on HCAR Scientific Advisory Board
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s executive vice president and provost, Dr. Eric Darr, has joined the Hershey Center for Applied Research (HCAR) inaugural Scientific Advisory Board.
Jul 19, 2010
- Harrisburg University Joins Nanotechnology Institute
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is now a member of the Nanotechnology Institute™ (NTI), becoming the first institution of higher learning outside of Southeastern Pennsylvania to join the NTI.
Jul 14, 2010
- Upcoming Panel Discussions on Social Media Topics
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host a series of panel discussions and workshops devoted to social media topics on September 15 and September 17, 2010. The events are free and open to the community.
Jul 13, 2010
- Harrisburg University Launches Health Informatics Graduate-Level Specialization
As information technology becomes more integral to healthcare, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is responding to the demand for professionals who can play a critical role in enhancing the quality of care, reducing the costs of delivery and addressing population health issues with a new graduate-level specialization in Health Informatics.
Jul 12, 2010
- Food Safety & Quality Summit to Provide Timely Information on Pending Federal Legislation
An upcoming event hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will provide timely information to food industry leaders, managers and other related industries on the impact of the pending federal Food Safety and Modernization Act.
Jul 8, 2010
- Game Design No Child's Play to Students
High school students are spending the summer learning game programming, 3D modeling and professional techniques for designing and producing video games during the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology High School Gaming Academy.
Jul 6, 2010
- Harrisburg University Announces New Members to Board of Trustees
The Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Board of Trustees recently elected four new members.
Jul 6, 2010
- Harrisburg University Joins Lehigh Nanotech Network
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is now a member of the Lehigh Nanotech Network (LNN). The only Central Pennsylvania higher education institution in the LNN, Harrisburg University offers nanotechnology as an undergraduate program of study.
Jun 30, 2010
- Harrisburg University Board of Trustees to Welcome New Chair
Robert J. Dolan has been named the new Chair of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Board of Trustees. He will begin serving a two-year term on July 1, 2010.
Jun 28, 2010
- Harrisburg University to Offer Two of Its Master's Programs in Southern Maryland
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has received approval from the Maryland Higher Education Commission to offer two of its master of science degree programs at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center.
Jun 23, 2010
- New Technologies Highlight LEEF 2010
Cutting-edge technology was the centerpiece of the 2010 Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology as nearly a hundred entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, developers and educators from around the nation converged on the campus to showcase how games, simulations, and virtual worlds can improve training and learning in organizations.
Jun 20, 2010
- Legislative Office for Research Liaison Appoints University Professor as Faculty Associate
Dr. Christina Dryden, assistant professor of Integrative Sciences at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, has been appointed as a Faculty Associate to the Legislative Office for Research Liaison (LORL) of The Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
Jun 11, 2010
- New Book Chronicles Future of Higher Education, Profiles Harrisburg University
A forthcoming book from the American Enterprise Institute will employ various scholars and veterans of the higher education sector to chronicle innovations in America’s university system. While the book remains unnamed, Keystone Edge reports that the forthcoming book with contain a profile of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. The University is being featured in the AEI publication as a groundbreaking innovator.
Jun 10, 2010
- University's Virtual Tour Is A Finalist in Best of the Web Competition
The Harrisburg University of Science and Technology "Virtual Tour" website is a finalist in the Central Penn Business Journal's 2010 Best of the Web competition. The nominated site (www.HarrisburgU.edu/tour) is a finalist in the “Education” category in the annual competition.
Jun 9, 2010
- Grant Helps Prepare Area Students to Enter the Biotechnology Workforce
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has awarded an $85,000 grant to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to help the University prepare area students to enter the biotechnology workforce through the regional Capital Area Biotechnology Partnership (CABP).
Jun 7, 2010
- LEEF 2010 Opportunity to See How Serious Games are Effective Learning Solutions for 'Soft' and 'Hard' Skills
Through interactive case studies, attendees at the 2010 Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will learn how experts at IBM, DAU, Applied Research Associates, Forio, the US Naval Academy, Centrax, Novonics and others are overcoming challenges and implementing effective solutions with games, sims and virtual worlds!
Jun 6, 2010
- University to Host 2010 Central PA Open Source Conference
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has announced that it will host The Central PA Open Source Conference (CPOSC) on Saturday, October 16, 2010.
Jun 5, 2010
- Slicing Insights from Pizza Help with Knowledge Management
More than a decade ago, Eric Darr of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology did his doctoral dissertation studying how worker’s at Domino’s in southwest Pennsylvania and London England put pepperoni on pizzas and slid hot pies into pizza boxes for delivery.
Jun 4, 2010
- HU Story Part of Governor's Conference on Higher Education
President Mel Schiavelli will lead a discussion about Harrisburg University of Science and Technology at The Governor’s Conference on Higher Education: Rising to the 2020 Challenge, which is set for June 10-11 at the Lancaster Convention Center in PA.
Jun 3, 2010