- Government Technology Institute is First of Its Kind in the State
Public sector information technology workers now have a local institution in which to seek certification in their ever-evolving field: Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s Government Technology Institute, a first of its kind in the state.
Dec 14, 2011
- HU Toy Drive to Benefit The Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is holding a Toy Drive. A Toy Drive box has been placed on 1st floor next to the security desk collection items for The Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation
Dec 10, 2011
- Government CIOs Share Ideas in Harrisburg U. Certificate Program
This fall, 25 Pennsylvania government CIOs trade ideas, learn from senior leaders and discuss how to meet growing technology demands with fewer resources in a certificate program at the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Dec 9, 2011
- Nanotech Plus Founder to Give Keynote During Nanobiotech Exploration Day Event
Dr. Brauer’s keynote is part of larger set of activities aimed at inspiring a wave of future innovators by improving the quality of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education in America.
Dec 8, 2011
- University to Welcome 100 Students from Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will welcome approximately 100 students from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth “Explore Biotechnology Weekend” which is set for December 10 and 11.
Dec 7, 2011
- Free Presentations Highlight Connection Between Technology and Employee Learning
Corporate trainers, HR managers, educators and the community are invited to attend a series of free presentations aimed at showcasing the important connection between learning and achieving organizational results scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2011, at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Dec 6, 2011
- Pennsylvania Executive Leadership Forum to Feature Sessions by HU Faculty
Two faculty members from Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be among the presenters at the upcoming Pennsylvania Executive Leadership Forum, which is set for December 7-8 in Harrisburg.
Dec 2, 2011
- Robotics Competitions and STEM Career Workshops for Science Teachers and Guidance Counselors
Science teachers and guidance counselors from around the state will learn more about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers and robotics competitions, thanks to two separate workshops led by members of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Office of Admissions
Nov 29, 2011
- Half-Price Registration Opens for LEEF 2012: "The Biology of Games and Simulations"
The 2012 Learning & Entertainment Forum (LEEF) will explore serious games as living entities by examining their structure, function, growth, origin, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy
Nov 29, 2011
- HU Academic Programs are Pathways to Top 5 Fastest Growing IT Jobs Identifed by ITCareerFinder
Web Developer, Mobile Application Developer, Video Game Designer, Network Administrator, and Health Information Technician are among the top five IT jobs for 2012 and beyond.
Nov 21, 2011
- Average Starting Salary Soars for those Earning Computer Related Degrees
The overall average offer for those majoring specifically in computer science jumped 9.3 percent to $66,084, while information sciences and systems majors saw their average salary offer increase by 5.9 percent to $55,619.
Nov 17, 2011
- Make Plans to Attend the Free Transfer of Learning & LTMS Experiential Projects Day!
Rick & Susan Stamm of the TEAM Approach and the Central PA Chapter of ASTD will present Transfer of Learning: Who is Responsible? At 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, December 8., at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Check out that free presentation and stay to see new approaches for learning and up-and-coming technologies and techniques that will shape corporate training during the LTMS “Experiential Projects” Day at Harrisburg University.
Nov 16, 2011
- Paid Internships Key to Job-Search Success for New College Grads
Class of 2011 graduates who took part in a paid internship were more likely to get a job offer, have a job in hand by the time they graduated, and receive a higher starting salary offer than their peers who undertook an unpaid internship or no internship at all, according to results of NACE’s 2011 Student Survey.
Nov 12, 2011
- Teamwork, Verbal Communication Top "Soft Skills" Employers Seek in Job Candidates
Employers looking to hire new college graduates place the ability to work in a team at the top of the list,
Nov 11, 2011
- Using Technology For Any Type of Learning
Andy Petroski, Director of Learning Technologies at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, recently appeared on Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the Learning Technologies and the Master of Science Program.
Nov 11, 2011
- Unisys Joins Harrisburg University's Government Technology Institute as Founding Member
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology today announced that Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS), a worldwide information technology company headquartered in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, has become a Founding Member of the new Government Technology Institute (GTI) on the university’s campus.
Nov 4, 2011
- IT Consolidation and Virtualization Are Top Priorities for State CIOs
A recent survey of state CIOs by the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) provides further support on the value of graduate programs at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to prepare students to meet critical policy and technology issues.
Nov 3, 2011
- Study Finds That STEM Jobs Are Among The Nation's Most Highly-Paid And Fastest-Growing
Good news for students enrolling at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology: A new report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce shows that 65 percent of Bachelor’s degrees in STEM (science, engineering, technology and mathematics) occupations earn more than Master’s degrees in non-STEM occupations.
Nov 3, 2011
- HU President: STEM Jobs Outlook Strong, but Collaboration Needed to Fill Jobs
U.S. businesses are in a Catch-22. They've got plenty of jobs in science, technology, engineering, and math—STEM—ready to fill. Unfortunately, the supply of STEM workers isn't meeting businesses' needs. And this is jeopardizing our nation's ability to drive innovation and competitiveness and seize a global advantage.
Nov 3, 2011
- Harrisburg University to be a Host Site for Global Game Jam
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be a GGJ 2012 Jam Site during the free worldwide ‘game jam’ event, scheduled to occur January 27-29, 2012.
Oct 26, 2011