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Harrisburg University Announces 2019 Distinguished Speaker Series on Climate Disruption and Sustainable Development

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host a series of six public lectures in 2019 – from January through May – featuring thought leaders who will speak on a variety of topics related to climate disruption and sustainable development. The Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA) was released in November 2018.  It assesses the science […]

By Steven Infanti | Uncategorized
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Dec
14

HU professor voted president-elect of local Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society

Harrisburg University congratulates Healthcare Informatics Professor Dr. Glenn Mitchell, MD, MPH, who has been named president-elect of the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society. The Central Pennsylvania HIMSS Chapter is the local arm of HIMSS National.  Its members are a diverse group of experienced healthcare professionals working throughout central Pennsylvania. […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Dec
14

HU professor delivers keynote speech at gaming research conference

Congratulations to Interactive Media Theory and Design Professor Dr. Kelly Boudreau, who served as one of two keynote speakers featured at the Digra Nordic 2018 gaming research conference at the University of Bergen in Norway Nov. 28-30. Boudreau delivered a presentation titled,  “Whose Games are They Anyway? Problematic gameplay, boundary keeping, and the growing player […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Dec
11

Nursing Program Director to serve second term as head of PA State Nurses Assocation

Mark C Crider, Executive Director of the Nursing Program at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, was elected to a second term as President of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA)! Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Harrisburg University is a private non-profit university offering bachelor and graduate degree programs in science, technology, […]

By Steven Infanti | Uncategorized
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Dec
04

HU hosts state Cyber Robotics Coding Competition Finals

HU was pleased to host the Pennsylvania Cyber Robotics Coding Competition Finals 2018 Tuesday. Approximately 40 two-student teams will participate in the competition in room 1151 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. The Pennsylvania Cyber Robotics Coding Competition is an exciting online competition in it’s second year using a cloud-based simulation platform featuring a virtual, 3D animated […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Nov
29

HU to host ‘Applied Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Healthcare’ conference

Mark your calendars! Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host a one-day conference on “Applied Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Healthcare” at the University’s Philadelphia site you don’t want to miss on April 8, 2019. The applied artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) fields are booming, especially in the healthcare sector.  Meanwhile, […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Nov
29

HU plans for 19-story health sciences building

Harrisburg University President Dr. Eric Darr recently shared additional details about the University’s planned health sciences building in downtown Harrisburg. The building is expected to house a health science education center, space for HU’s advanced manufacturing and interactive media programs, a 180-room hotel, and a conference center and restaurant. HU will share 10 of the […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Nov
28

HU professor uses data to help fight cancer

The fight against cancer has grown much more personal. By genetically profiling tumors, healthcare professionals can turn to more personalized treatments. This type of profiling allows doctors to select drugs that attack and destroy a patient’s cancer cells, while sparing non-cancerous cells. Genetic profiling and other “precision medicine” techniques began to take hold in the […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Nov
21

HU students feed homeless Thanksgiving dinner

Harrisburg University would like to thank the University’s NAACP chapter, which fed the homeless Thanksgiving dinner at Market Square in downtown Harrisburg Sunday. You did an awesome job, and everyone at HU is proud of your humanitarian work, which exemplifies the meaning of Thanksgiving! About Harrisburg University Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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Nov
20

Limited edition concert poster sale to benefit HU scholarships

Harrisburg University is excited to announce that limited edition concert posters created by local artist, Ross Tyger, will be for sale during The Struts show Wednesday night at Club XL in Harrisburg! Each poster, pictured left, will be numbered and signed by Tyger, an artist living in Harrisburg. Proceeds will benefit HU student scholarships! Tyger’s paintings and prints are heavily […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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