- University to Host "Understanding the World" Presentations
The International House of Harrisburg is presenting a new series Understanding the World that will provide current information on significant world issues affecting the entire world. Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host the free events, which are scheduled to occur the last Thursday of every month beginning at 6 p.m.
Jan 19, 2010
- Make Plans to Attend 2010 Educators' Technology Clinics
Educators should mark their calendars for the Summer 2010 Educators’ Technology Clinics at Harrisburg University of Science Technology. The University will offer graduate courses from its Master’s Degree in Learning Technologies to educators who are interested in building their skills and knowledge of various types of learning technologies and strategies during its Summer 2010 Educators' Technology Clinics.
Jan 17, 2010
- Registration Open for High School 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, 2010
- Learning Technologies Info Session Set for Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit
Learn more about the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Master of Science (LTMS) program and its off-campus cohort classes during an information session set for 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday, February 1, at the Carbon Lehigh IU at 4210 Independence Drive, Schnecksville PA.
Jan 13, 2010
- Learning Technologies M.S. Program Available at Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has signed memorandums of understanding to offer its 36-credit Learning Technologies Master of Science (LTMS) program off-campus in partnership with several Intermediate Units in Central Pennsylvania--including the Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit.
Cohorts are offered at the Lincoln IU in New Oxford, the Lancaster-Lebanon IU in Lancaster, Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) and the Harrisburg location for the Capital Area IU.
Jan 12, 2010
- CPLP on Campus Exam Prep Class Forming
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 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 7, 2010
- IT Jobs Among Best for Starting Salaries in 2010
Graduates in several information technology fields can expect high starting salaries in 2010. That’s according to research conducted for the "2010 Salary Guides" from Robert Half International. It lists three information technology jobs among the best for starting salaries in 2010:
Jan 6, 2010
- New Member of the University Community - Lynda.com
When students, faculty and staff at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology are beginning 2010 with a new member of the university community – Lynda.com.
Jan 1, 2010
- Project Leadership Forum Set for May 2010
Applying Leadership to Project & Program Management is the focus for the upcoming Project Leadership Forum set for May 13-14 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jan 1, 2010
- Employers & Educators Must Collaborate
Projections about careers of the future have broadened and changed the conversation about what work force development means -- or should mean -- in significant ways. That’s the topic of an essay piece, Employers, Educators Must Collaborate, appearing in the Central Penn Business Journal by Bilita Mattes, D.Ed. of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Dec 18, 2009
- National Survey Ranks IT Project Management in Top 5 Best Jobs in America
Good news for students looking at obtaining a master of science degree or bachelor degree in information technology project management. A recent survey by PayScale.com ranks IT Project Management fifth in the Top 50 “best jobs in America.”
Dec 17, 2009
- A New Year's Resolution You Can Keep: Integrate Technology into Learning
Fifteen years ago PowerPoint and a projector were the extent of learning technologies available to everyone. Even a decade ago only PowerPoint a projector and the static web were available and accessible to everyone. Now the options are almost limitless as learning technologies continue to evolve and new tools, techniques and strategies are poised to have impact in the next decade.
Dec 16, 2009
- HU Programs are Pathways to Top 50 "Best Jobs in America"
Money and PayScale.com recently rated the top 50 careers with great pay and growth prospects. It is no surprise that Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s programs of study prepare graduates for many of these careers listed in the 2009 survey results.
Dec 16, 2009
- Copyright Guidelines for Digital Media
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s University Librarian Nancy Adams recently led a discussion on copyright basics, fair use guidelines, claiming copyright for work and use of royalty free images sites such as, Creative Commons. The presentation "Copyright Guidelines in Digital Media" is publicly available.
Dec 15, 2009
- Student Designed Website is a Finalist in Upcoming NonProfit Innovation Awards Competition
A website redesigned by a Harrisburg University of Science and Technology student is a finalist in an upcoming awards competition.
Dec 14, 2009
- HU Announces Spring Dual Enrollment Courses
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology offers high school students a chance to earn college credits by enrolling in the University’s College in High School--Dual Enrollment program. By participating in the Dual Enrollment program, students may earn high school and college credit simultaneously. Dual enrollment courses offered in the Spring 2010 semester include:
Dec 11, 2009
- HU Faculty Member to Guide Charter School Students on Discovery of Oxygen
All you need is the air that you breathe. And a Harrisburg University of Science and Technology professor to explain oxygen to you!
Dec 10, 2009
- Local School Students Learn About Community from an HU Leader
Academically gifted first and second grade students at Infinity Charter School will learn about the importance of community leadership from Dr. Eric Darr, Executive Vice President and Provost at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Dec 8, 2009
- Free Professional Development Sessions as Part of Employee Learning Week
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will offer free professional development sessions on Thursday, December 10, 2010 in support of Employee Learning Week.
Dec 4, 2009
- Five Ways Organizations Can Maximize Employee Learning Week
Employee Learning Week (Dec. 7-11) recognizes the value of learning and the important link between a knowledgeable, highly skilled workforce and organizational success. Andy Petroski, director of the LTMS program, offers five (easy) ways to improve organizational learning during Employee Learning Week:
Dec 3, 2009