- 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
- High School Students and Educators Invited to National Lab Day Activities at the University
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology welcome area high school students to campus on May 12, 2010, for a series of discovery-based science experiences as part of National Lab Day.
Apr 5, 2010
- Project Leadership Workshop by The Creating WE Institute
The three primary skill sets of Project Leadership–Strategy, People, and Climate—will be the focus of a workshop during the Project Leadership Forum at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, which is scheduled for May 13-14.
Apr 1, 2010
- Yahoo Developer Network Among Sponsors of BarCamp Harrisburg
The Yahoo Developer Network has joined Microsoft BizSpark ®, the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)®, and Scrum’d as sponsors of the upcoming free BarCamp Harrisburg conference that is scheduled to occur 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, April 10, at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Apr 1, 2010
- Patriot-News Editorial: Harrisburg University is an Important Asset
The March 1st issue of the Patriot-News featured an editorial by the newspaper praising Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. The editorial notes how Harrisburg University is quickly gaining a national reputation for its innovative way of delivering higher education. The university has received inquiries from other cities, the U.S. military and even Saudi Arabia looking to model its program.
Mar 31, 2010
- Free Presentation Aims to Keep Businesses from Becoming Hackers' Unsuspecting Targets
The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association invites the community to a free presentation on preventing hackers and other cyber attacks scheduled 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 14, at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Mar 31, 2010
- NASA Among the Groups Presenting During Project Leadership Forum
The upcoming Project Leadership Forum at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology provides the opportunity for attendees to learn leadership secrets of top performers and practical techniques that can be used immediately to lead successful projects.
Mar 29, 2010
- 2010 Biotechnology Showcase Attracts Hundreds to University
More than 200 educators, students, parents and representatives of organizations across Central Pennsylvania took part in the Capital Area Biotechnology Partnership 2010 Biotechnology Showcase on March 26 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Mar 26, 2010
- Dr. Noorbaksh Joins with Rep. Ellison For Capitol Hill Forum on U.S.-Iranian Relations
Dr. Mehdi Noorbaksh of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology faculty was one of three high-caliber experts engaged in the panel discussion on U.S.-Iran relations at the Muslim Public Affairs Council Policy Forum Series event on Capitol Hill on March 23 .
Mar 24, 2010
- Sim Man Hospital Room Demos Invaluable to LTMS Students
Graduate students and educators enrolled in Harrisburg University of Science and Technology's Learning Technologies Master of Science (LTMS) 510 Class recently visited hospitals and medical facilities in York, Harrisburg, and Lancaster. The goal was for the students to learn about device-based simulations and how they are used for training in medical environments.
Mar 23, 2010