- Faculty Lecture at CTS Game Studies to Focus on Intersection of Media
The intersection of media will be the topic of an upcoming lecture by Charles Palmer of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology at CTS Games Studies in Rio de Janeiro.
May 12, 2010
- Average Starting Salary Offers Increase for Computer-Related Degree Graduates
The Spring 2010 issue of National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Salary Survey shows 2010 graduates earning computer-related bachelor’s degrees saw their average salary offer soar in comparison to the other disciplines: Their average offer rose 5.8 percent to $58,746. And, the average offer to computer science majors increased by 4.7 percent, bringing it to $60,426.
May 10, 2010
- Harrisburg University Programs Help Students Develop Skills for Impactful Careers
Most college students say they want to make a difference in the world. Two graduating Harrisburg University of Science and Technology students from the York area believe they’ve developed the skills for impactful careers at the forefront of new technologies.
May 5, 2010
- Top Management and Leadership Experts Highlight One-of-a-Kind Project Leadership Event in Central PA
Nancy Dering Mock principal of her own management consulting practice Nancy Dering Inc, and Former Deputy Secretary for Human Resources and Management in the Governor’s Executive Offices for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, will emcee the upcoming Project Leadership Forum set for May 13-14 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
May 5, 2010
- Information and Communication Technologies Can Bring About Better Cities, Better Lives
With its theme of “Better City, Better Life with ICTs,” World Telecommunication and Information Society Day on May 17, 2010, is a day to focus on the importance of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide.
Apr 30, 2010
- Temple Guard Drill Team of York Inspires Student to Help Others
Gabriel Martinez is a 22-year-old sophomore at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. His major will probably be either biology or forensic science. He’s torn between the two because both involve helping other people, and that’s what he likes to do best.
Apr 28, 2010
- University to Host Regional Student Conference On Alternative Energy
This spring, Central Pennsylvania high school students will focus on “green power”. Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host the Central Dauphin High School Green Power Club’s Regional Student Conference on Alternative Energy, which is set for 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2010.
Apr 27, 2010
- Tandem Learning CEO Among Presenters at LEEF 2010
Tandem Learning will once again be taking part in 2010 Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum, taking place June 17-18th at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in Harrisburg, PA.
Apr 21, 2010
- HBG Realty Inc. Working With University on Student Housing
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is working collaboratively with HBG Realty Inc. to find private housing options for students in downtown Harrisburg.
Apr 19, 2010
- Faculty Among Presenters at Statewide Technology Conference in Lancaster
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology faculty will be among the presenters at the Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13’s upcoming statewide conference, Tech Talk Live! Additionally, the University is the Academic Partner for the event, which features a keynote address from the New York Times’s tech reviewer, David Pogue.
Apr 15, 2010
- Podcasts Give Preview of Keynote Address at Project Leadership Forum
Tune in to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s podcasts with popular leadership author Art Petty and get a sneak-peak of his keynote address at the upcoming Project Leadership Forum, set for May 13-14.
Apr 15, 2010
- Learn the Sweet Science Behind Chocolate During National Lab Day Activities at HU
The Science of Chocolate is scheduled to be one of the discovery-based science experiments during National Lab Day at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on May 12.
Apr 14, 2010
- University to Add Life to Civil Rights Leaders' Display
Charles Palmer of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is helping Bill Gary bring history to life at the Moore Cultural Complex in Mims, Florida. The Moore Cultural Complex honors civil-rights leaders Harry T. and Harriette V. Moore, who died of injuries from a 1951 bombing of their home.
Apr 13, 2010
- Brain Drain in Rural Communities Topic of Smart Talk Featuring HU
It's one of the major questions plaguing children becoming adults in rural America – should I stay or should I go? Despite conventional wisdom, most young people do not leave rural communities for the "big city" – most of them stay. But what motivates the decision to stay or go, and what leads to so-called "brain drain" in rural communities may surprise you.
Apr 12, 2010
- HU Students Compete in Computer Programming Contest
A team of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology students tied for 5th place out of 22 teams in a computer programming competition held during the 25th annual spring conference of Pennsylvania Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE).
Apr 10, 2010
- Make Plans to Catch Two Regional Directors during New Media Film Series at HU
Writer, director and producer Otessa Ghadar, creator of the web series Orange Juice in Bishop’s Garden, and Sovanna Mam, who is currently directing for the television show Forensic Files on truTV, will present during the New Media Film Series at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
Apr 9, 2010
- Educators from Lancaster & York Thriving in LTMS Program
A passion for bridging traditional classroom learning with today’s rapidly changing technologies has drawn three educators from Lancaster and York to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Apr 9, 2010
- Summer Months Are A Hot Time to Get Ahead with LTMS Classes
If you’re planning to take courses to advance your career or get a work toward an advanced degree, you need to get moving now. While many people may envision a summer spent lounging by the pool or on the beach, summer is the best time to catch up on classes and get ahead. Harrisburg University of Science and Technology offers many undergraduate and graduate courses throughout the summer months.
Apr 7, 2010
- University Faculty Member to Lead Southwestern International Studies Association
Dr. Mehdi Noorbaksh of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology was elected as the president of the Southwestern International Studies Association (SISA), an affiliate of Southwestern Social Science Association (SSSA), for a two year term during the annual conference of the organization held in Houston from March 31 to April 3, 2010.
Apr 6, 2010
- Faculty to Present Workshops at State Leadership Conference
Two members of the faculty at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be workshop presenters at the 2010 Pennsylvania Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference, which is schedule to be held April 12-14, 2010, at the Hershey Lodge & Convention Center.
Apr 5, 2010