- University Mourns Passing of Board of Trustee Member William G. Ruhl
The Harrisburg University of Science and Technology community is mourning the passing of Board of Trustee member, G. William “Bill” Ruhl.
Nov 30, 2012
- Free Webinars on Training, Management and Learning Topics
Graduate students in the Learning Technologies Master of Science (LTMS) program continue to get a hands-on education in the LTMS 609: Synchronous Facilitation course this fall and you’re invited to join them for a series of free webinars that they are producing.
Nov 13, 2012
- National College Guidebook Recommends Six HU Undergraduate Programs
The 30th edition of Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges includes six of the University’s undergraduate programs: Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer and Information Sciences, Forensics, Geospatial Technology, Management & eBusiness.
Nov 8, 2012
- Globalization and Public Administration Focus of Forum
Dr. Mehdi Noorbaksh of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology faculty will be among the presenters at an upcoming forum entitled, “Globalization and Public Administration.”
Nov 1, 2012
- Agreement With Hussian School of Art Brings Harrisburg University to Philadelphia
Philadelphia’s Hussian School of Art will partner with Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to deliver programs in interactive media management, general studies, computer and information sciences, and learning technologies.
Oct 24, 2012
- Major Trends in Corporate Training and Development to Benefit LTMS Students
Why earn a master of science in Learning Technologies at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology? HU offers eight reasons based on new industry forecasts.
Oct 23, 2012
- Games & Simulations Programs Offer More than Entertainment
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is the only higher education institution in Central Pennsylvania to offer academic program options in games and simulations design and development, during the 2012-13 academic year, according to new research from the Entertainment Software Association (ESA).
Oct 11, 2012
- Professor Invited to Submit to New Nanotechnology Publication
A new international journal –NANOTECHNOLOGY REVIEWS-has invited a Harrisburg University of Science and Technology professor to contribute a feature article to the publication.
Oct 10, 2012
- Attending EdCamp Harrisburg is a Smart Move for Educators
An upcoming free ‘unconference’ known as EdCamp Harrisburg hopes to provide those with a passion for education with an opportunity to lean new ideas to meet the constantly evolving demands of helping students succeed.
Oct 4, 2012
- U.S.News' Best Colleges Guide Includes HU
HU is ranked in the top 20 among the Best National Liberal Arts Colleges in the Ethnic Diversity category.
Oct 1, 2012
- HU Students to Host Free Webinars on Training and Medical Topics
The LTMS program is an innovative, applied learning technologies program that provides students with immediate career benefits while preparing them for projected industry needs. The LTMS program is a part-time or full-time 36 semester hour program that provides students with leading edge approaches and skills to help them apply existing and emerging learning technologies in a variety of learning environments.
Additionally, students can take courses via an online option—called E2C—which provides students the same instruction that face-to-face classroom learners experience while enjoying the benefits and convenience of attending virtually. Beyond the ability to speak and listen in real-time, Harrisburg University uses Adobe Connect's functionality to create a virtual environment that mirrors key classroom functions and expands upon others.
More information on the program is found online at http://www.harrisburgu.edu/academics/graduate/learning-technologies/ Or contact Andy Petroski at APetroski@HarrisburgU.edu
Founded in 2001 to address Central Pennsylvania's need for increased opportunities leading to careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, Harrisburg University offers 24 undergraduate and 35 graduate programs and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. For more information on the University's demand-driven undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs in applied science and technology fields, call 717.901.5146 or email, Connect@HarrisburgU.edu
Sep 27, 2012
- HU Named to Military Friendly Schools List
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has been named to the coveted Military Friendly Schools ® list. The 2013 Military Friendly Schools ® list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.
Sep 19, 2012
- Public Sector IT Executives Receive "Certified Government Chief Information Officer Credential"
Twenty-four (24) public sector IT executives who completed a 10-month leadership development program at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology aimed at enhancing the overall effectiveness of technology operations in the Commonwealth will be recognized in a special ceremony on September 20.
Sep 13, 2012
- HU Student Designs to Consign in Central PA
Alexandria Keener headed to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to study new media design and technology. She needed an internship to graduate. And she, too, liked the idea of opening a consignment shop. The end result? The online consignment store My Girlfriend’s Wardrobe and another successful entrepreneur. Rebecca VanderMeulen writes about Alexandria and the story in The September 13th issue of Keystone Edge. Photos and story are online at http://www.keystoneedge.com/features/mygirlfriendswardrobe0913.aspx
Sep 13, 2012
- HU Partners with EdisonLearning to Offer Dual Enrollment and Online Courses for High School Students
Allowing current high school students to earn college credit at our University, not only helps to make college more affordable for them and their families by shortening the time they will need to complete their Bachelor of Science degree, it also provides them a significant head-start to obtain the knowledge and skills they will need in the 21st century workplace.
Sep 5, 2012
- Harrisburg University Partners with StraighterLine to Help Students Get STEM Degrees
As part of the partnership StraighterLine is working with Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to provide a pathway into a degree program for students who are admitted conditionally to the University.
Aug 29, 2012
- Community Invited to Free Screening of Film: Where Soldiers Come From
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will show a special free screening of the documentary film, Where Soldiers Come From, on Tuesday, September 18th.
Scheduled for 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the University’s Auditorium, the free event will include a discussion with Heather Courtney, the filmmaker and driving force behind the movie.
Aug 28, 2012
- How to Choose and Customize Your Social Learning System
The collaborative article written in a wiki by the students during the Spring 2012 offering of Social Learning in the Organization at HU.
Aug 28, 2012
- Harrisburg University Announces State Employee Education Discount
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology today announced a new State Employee Education Discount (SEED) program for graduate studies aimed at providing Pennsylvania State employees a discount on graduate courses so that they may further their professional goals in the areas of Project Management, Information Systems Engineering & Management, or Learning Technologies.
Aug 27, 2012
- Community Groups Invited to Register for HU Involvement Fair
One of the best measures of student success at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is the extent to which students get involved with the local community as well as campus life. Attending the 2012 Involvement Fair is a wonderful way for regional community groups to educate students about these opportunities and for students to sample a wide variety of organizations in a relatively short period of time.
Aug 23, 2012