- Focus on the Workforce: Good Careers Need STEM
The February 10th issue of Manufacturing Engineering magazine contains an article on the importance of a STEM-focused education to careers written by Dr. Mel Schiavelli, president of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Feb 24, 2010
- March Science and Technology Milestones & Anniversaries
March science and technology-related milestones and anniversaries include: Expanding Girls' Horizons in Science and Engineering Month; Mr. Wizard TV Premiere; Teen Tech Week; Read an e-Book; and Birth Anniversary of Albert Einstein.
Feb 23, 2010
- 2010 Mark Brezler Memorial Golf Classic Benefits Student Scholarships
The 11th Annual Mark Brezler Memorial Golf Classic will be held on Friday, July 30, 2010 at the Sportsman’s Golf Course in Harrisburg. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Mark Brezler Scholarship Fund at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Feb 19, 2010
- Manager of Experiential Programs to Join Harrisburg University
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology announced that Sara Kehler will join as its new Manager of Experiential Programs effective February 22, 2010.
Feb 18, 2010
- Future of Adult Learning Panel to Feature University's Associate Provost
Dr. Bilita Mattes, associate provost for strategic markets at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, will be a panelist in the upcoming Thomas Edison State College’s National Institute on the Assessment of Adult Learning 2010: Future Visions, on Wednesday, June 9 - Friday, June 11 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Feb 17, 2010
- University Announces Graduate-Level Specializations
Responding to demand in the region for more graduate-level learning options, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has announced that it will offer more than 30 options of graduate specializations.
Feb 17, 2010
- Microsoft BizSpark, ISSA-PA and Scum'd Among Sponsors of BarCamp Harrisburg
Microsoft BizSpark ®, the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)®, and Scrum’d are among the sponsors of the upcoming free "ad-hoc conference" BarCamp Harrisburg, which is focused on web development and education. Other BarCamp Harrisburg sponsors include Nuts About Granola, Mudbrick Creative, and Hauck Interactive.
Feb 16, 2010
- Workforce Development Symposium Seminar Highlights Success of Biotech Partnership
Dr. Leena Pattarkine of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will lead a seminar during the 20th Annual Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators Symposium 2010, which is set for February 16-17 at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center.
Feb 15, 2010
- HU Faculty Member Receives Technology Educator of the Year Honors
A Harrisburg University of Science and Technology faculty member received "Technology Educator of the Year" honors during the TECHQuest PA 2010 Technology Awards Gala.
Feb 12, 2010
- Community Invited to Panel Discussion: Afghanistan / Pakistan - Why Should the U.S. Care?
The future of Afghanistan and Pakistan and U.S. policy are among the topics of an upcoming presentation in the series Understanding the World hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
The free event, Afghanistan / Pakistan - Why Should the U.S. Care?, is scheduled for 5:30 p.m., Thursday, February 25, 2010 at the University.
Feb 8, 2010
- Employers Invited to Participate in Free Career Fair
Employers interested in recruiting college students and recent college graduates for full-time, part-time or summer positions are invited to make plans to participate in the free Life Sciences Career Fair hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology as part of the 2010 Biotechnology Showcase.
Feb 4, 2010
- University to Host Life Sciences Career Fair during the 2010 Biotechnology Showcase
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host a Life Sciences Career Fair during the 2010 Biotechnology Showcase.
The free Career Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to noon, Friday, March 26th, 2010. The University is located at 326 Market Street in Harrisburg.
Feb 2, 2010
- Harrisburg University Announces Articulation Agreement with HACC
Transferring credits from one college to another just got easier thanks to an agreement signed between Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC) and Harrisburg University of Science and Technology that will help to ensure a seamless transfer of credits from respective HACC associate degree programs to Harrisburg University’s undergraduate degree programs.
Jan 31, 2010
- Easy Resolutions to Boost Your Organizational Learning
Employee training is more important than ever. The growing skills gap and the increased need to compete in today's weakened economy require organizations to develop a knowledgeable and highly skilled work force. So says Andy Petroski, Director of Learning Technologies at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. Additionally, he is one of the organizers for the annual Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum coming in June 2010 to the area.
Jan 31, 2010
- University Receives $400,000 for Laboratory Upgrades
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology received $400,000 in funding for curriculum development and for laboratory upgrades, including the purchase of equipment and technology.
Jan 30, 2010
- HU Announces Dates for Summer 2010 Educators' Technology Clinics
Harrisburg University of Science Technology will offer graduate courses from its Master’s Degree in Learning Technologies through its Summer 2010 Educators' Technology Clinics to educators who are interested in building their skills and knowledge of various types of learning technologies and strategies.
The 2010 Educators' Technology Clinics provide hands-on exploration of technologies and instructional approaches that incorporate best practices for effective teaching and learning in today’s dynamic learning environments. Graduate credit applicable to the master’s degree and ACT 48 credit are available.
Jan 26, 2010
- Chester County Intermediate Unit Educators and Staff Can Benefit from University's LTMS Classes
The Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) for a partnership that will market and deliver the University's Learning Technologies Master of Science (LTMS) program to personnel from the IU and the school districts which it serves.
Jan 25, 2010
- Learning Technologies Program Director to Lead Sessions at Statewide Conference
The director of learning technologies at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will present three sessions and co-present a fourth at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Exposition & Conference (PETE&C), which is set for February 21-24 in Hershey, PA.
Jan 22, 2010
- 2010 Nanobiotechnology Explorations Summer Camp
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will hold a Nanobiotechnology Explorations Summer Camp from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, June 21 to July 2, 2010.
Jan 21, 2010
- Free Webinar to Highlight Career Benefits of CPLP Credential
Learn more about how the Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) credential can enhance your career prospects by participating in a free lunch-time webinar presented by the Central PA Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) and Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. The webinar, Certification for Learning Professionals, is set for noon, February 10, 2010. Register for the Webinar online at http://cplpinfoweb.eventbrite.com/?ref=ecal
Jan 20, 2010