- Harrisburg University Students Excavate Dolphin Skull Fossil
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology students began the fall semester excavating a dolphin skull. Erosion along the Chesapeake Bay cliffs in Calvert County, Maryland, has exposed the ancient skull, and a group of Harrisburg University students helped scientists dig the fossil from the heavy clay sediments.
Sep 12, 2010
- Emerging Classroom Technologies Showcase to Feature HU Professor
Andy Petroski, Director of Learning Technologies at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, will be a presenter at the 2010 UCEA Mid-Atlantic Region Annual Conference: Changing Minds, Changing Lives: Revising the Continuing Education Playbook.
Sep 9, 2010
- Patriot-News Profiles University's Enrollment Growth
The University's growth in its full-time undergraduate enrollment was covered by the Patriot-News.
Sep 3, 2010
- Sweet Sciences Set for High School Students at HU
High school students can learn the science behind chocolate and other foods during Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s Sweet Sciences' Day, a free day-long discovery-based science workshop experience on Friday, October 22, 2010.
Sep 3, 2010
- NSF Awards Grant to Harrisburg University to Advance STEM Education
The National Science Foundation has awarded a one-year grant of $239,260 to the National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (NCSCE) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in PA.
Aug 30, 2010
- Pinpoint Precision: Four Years After First Class, HU Model Exceeding Expectations
If you didn’t know any better, it would appear to be the best job fair ever. Or at least the only economic-stimulus package that would receive unanimous approval in Congress.
Regardless of the point of view, one thing is beyond dispute: The big winners are the employers and the employees of Central Pennsylvania.
Aug 16, 2010
- Computer and Video Game Academic Programs Offer More than Entertainment
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is the only higher education institution in the Central Pennsylvania to offer an academic program in video game design, development, programming and art during the 2010-11 academic year, according to new research from the Entertainment Software Association (ESA).
Aug 16, 2010
- Assessing Wireless Security Using Open Source Tools Presentation Set
The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association invites the community to a free presentation entitled, Assessing Wireless Security Using Open Source Tools, from Matt Neely of SecureState on Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Aug 16, 2010
- Food Safety Certification Courses Set for Fall 2010
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will offer several Food Safety Certification training courses during October 2010 in partnership with NSF International, industry experts in public health & safety standards, and recipient of the 2010 Training Center of the Year Award from SQFI.
Aug 6, 2010
- University to Host The Central PA Open Source Conference
The Central PA Open Source Conference (CPOSC) will take place at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on Saturday, October 16, 2010.
Jul 30, 2010
- CPLP on Campus Exam Prep Class Forming for Fall 2010
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 that launches in September at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
Jul 27, 2010
- Dr. Darr to Serve on HCAR Scientific Advisory Board
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s executive vice president and provost, Dr. Eric Darr, has joined the Hershey Center for Applied Research (HCAR) inaugural Scientific Advisory Board.
Jul 19, 2010
- Harrisburg University Joins Nanotechnology Institute
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is now a member of the Nanotechnology Institute™ (NTI), becoming the first institution of higher learning outside of Southeastern Pennsylvania to join the NTI.
Jul 14, 2010
- Upcoming Panel Discussions on Social Media Topics
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host a series of panel discussions and workshops devoted to social media topics on September 15 and September 17, 2010. The events are free and open to the community.
Jul 13, 2010
- Harrisburg University Launches Health Informatics Graduate-Level Specialization
As information technology becomes more integral to healthcare, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is responding to the demand for professionals who can play a critical role in enhancing the quality of care, reducing the costs of delivery and addressing population health issues with a new graduate-level specialization in Health Informatics.
Jul 12, 2010
- Food Safety & Quality Summit to Provide Timely Information on Pending Federal Legislation
An upcoming event hosted by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will provide timely information to food industry leaders, managers and other related industries on the impact of the pending federal Food Safety and Modernization Act.
Jul 8, 2010
- Game Design No Child's Play to Students
High school students are spending the summer learning game programming, 3D modeling and professional techniques for designing and producing video games during the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology High School Gaming Academy.
Jul 6, 2010
- Harrisburg University Announces New Members to Board of Trustees
The Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Board of Trustees recently elected four new members.
Jul 6, 2010
- Harrisburg University Joins Lehigh Nanotech Network
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is now a member of the Lehigh Nanotech Network (LNN). The only Central Pennsylvania higher education institution in the LNN, Harrisburg University offers nanotechnology as an undergraduate program of study.
Jun 30, 2010
- Harrisburg University Board of Trustees to Welcome New Chair
Robert J. Dolan has been named the new Chair of the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Board of Trustees. He will begin serving a two-year term on July 1, 2010.
Jun 28, 2010