- Saint Francis University Partnering With Harrisburg University For Gaming/ New Media Design And Production Degree
The Saint Francis University’s Computer Science Department is partnering with Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to roll-out a new bachelor’s degree in computer science with a concentration in gaming/new media design and production.
Jun 30, 2011
- HU President Among Participants of Disruptive Innovation in Postsecondary Education Event
The president of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be among the participants of an invitation-only discussion on Disruptive Innovation in Postsecondary Education in Washington D.C.
Jun 23, 2011
- Professor to Help Carlisle Scouts Earn Robotics Merit Badge
A Harrisburg University Science and Technology associate professor of computer and information sciences will help a group of Boy Scouts from Carlisle, Pennsylvania, earn that new Robotics merit badge
Jun 9, 2011
- High Tech Demos at LEEF 2011 to Include Avatars and Voice Controlled Virtual Robots
High-tech hands-on demos are a mainstay of the annual Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology and LEEF 2011 will be no exception.
Jun 7, 2011
- Faculty Member Joins Biotechnology Publication Editorial Board
Dr. Carsten Sanders of the University’s biotechnology programs has joined the editorial board of Frontiers in Microbial Physiology and Metabolism. The position will give Carsten the opportunity to shape and grow the biotechnology field.
Jun 6, 2011
- Faculty and Students Participate in Crime Scene Insects Exhibit at Whitaker Center
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology faculty and students will play a role in an upcoming forensic exhibit in the Gloria M. Olewine Gallery of The Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in Harrisburg.
Jun 6, 2011
- HU's LTMS Program Leading Way in Emerging Technologies
A recent report released by the New Media Consortium predicts the six emerging technologies that will impact K-12 education and shows how far ahead of the curve the Learning Technologies Master of Science (LTMS) program at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is within the region
Jun 1, 2011
- See How Nanotechnology Can Help Make Flying Cars a Reality During the INCnaut Challenge
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will welcome students from several states across the nation to present models of potential applications and devices of several Nanotechnology Applications during the INCAnaut Challenge on June 4, 2011.
May 30, 2011
- Spring 2011 Honors List
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology congratulates the following students for their high scholarship and inclusion on the Spring 2011 Honors List.
May 18, 2011
- Penn National Insurance Scholarship Recipient Expands Tech Knowledge
A Harrisburg University of Science and Technology who received the Penn National Insurance Presidential Scholarship is expanding his tech knowledge and business skills working for Penn National Insurance.
May 15, 2011
- CONNECT Campaign Raises More than $44.7 Million
Harrisburg University has raised $44,728,888 million in The CONNECT Campaign. The $40 million fund-raising campaign was launched July 1, 2006 and it is scheduled to conclude by June 30, 2011.
May 12, 2011
- Meet the Class of 2011
“Perhaps never before have the solutions to so many of the world’s problems needed to rely on the benefits of science and technology. It seems the rest of the nation is finally realizing what Central Pennsylvania discovered a decade ago—we need more STEM educated students if we are going to meet the human challenges of the 21st century,” said Harrisburg University President Mel Schiavelli
May 12, 2011
- HU Professor Among Presenters at Bahrain International eGovernment Forum 2011
Dr. Amjad Umar of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will be among the presenters the Bahrain International eGovernment Forum 2011, which takes place in the Kingdom of Bahrain on the 16th to the 18th of May, with the presence of international and local experts and leaders in the Information and Communication Technology sector.
May 9, 2011
- HU Undergraduate Students Attend Nanotech Conference
Three undergraduate students from Harrisburg University of Science and Technology are among the attendees of a prestigious nanotechnology conference, Graphene: The Road to Applications, May 11-13th in Boston, MA.
May 5, 2011
- U.S. Commerce Department Announces HU Board Of Trustees Member To Join New Innovation Advisory Board
U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke today announced a member of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Board of Trustees will guide a study of U.S. economic competitiveness and innovation to help inform national policies at the heart of U.S. job creation and global competitiveness.
May 4, 2011
- Listen to a Podcast With a 2011 LEEF Keynote Speaker
Listen to the podcast interview with Nathan Verrill, co-Founder of Natron Baxter Applied Gaming & Gameful, will present the opening Keynote of LEEF2011. His talk “Fun is not the Enemy of Work”, will introduce learning leaders and game developers to the emerging trend of Gamification
May 4, 2011
- Podcast on Immersive Education and Training!
Most learning technologies focus on using visual information to deliver content. But immersive technologies address all of the senses; visual, haptic, auditory, and sometime the olfactory. These technologies are used to construct environments which provide alternative methods for receiving and imparting information to your audience. Click here http://www.leefblog.com/wp-content/podcast/mMacedonia_Final.mp3 for the full interview from Michael Macedonia who is a keynote speaker at the 2011 LEEF event where he will discuss “Immersive Education and Training”.
May 4, 2011
- First-ever Cancer Digital Quilt is a Community Building Collaboration with HU and WITF
Under the leadership and expertise of Charles Palmer, director of the Center for Advanced Entertainment & Learning Technologies (CAELT) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, a team of skilled developers turned the vision of the Digital Quilt into a reality
May 3, 2011
- Old School, New School. Harrisburg University Profiled in New Book on Innovation in Higher Ed
The inspiration for a new book published by Harvard Education Press (April 2011) is the pressing need for fresh ideas and innovations in U.S. higher education and it features Harrisburg University of Science and Technology as an example of a new model for education.
May 2, 2011
- Commencement and Partners Day Event Expected to Attract Hundreds
Several hundred people are expected to attend Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s 2011 Commencement and Partners Day event on Thursday, May 12th, 6:30 pm at the Whitaker Center Sunoco Theatre in Harrisburg.
May 2, 2011