- University to Host 2010 Central PA Open Source Conference
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has announced that it will host The Central PA Open Source Conference (CPOSC) on Saturday, October 16, 2010.
Jun 5, 2010
- Slicing Insights from Pizza Help with Knowledge Management
More than a decade ago, Eric Darr of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology did his doctoral dissertation studying how worker’s at Domino’s in southwest Pennsylvania and London England put pepperoni on pizzas and slid hot pies into pizza boxes for delivery.
Jun 4, 2010
- HU Story Part of Governor's Conference on Higher Education
President Mel Schiavelli will lead a discussion about Harrisburg University of Science and Technology at The Governor’s Conference on Higher Education: Rising to the 2020 Challenge, which is set for June 10-11 at the Lancaster Convention Center in PA.
Jun 3, 2010
- Some Reactions Need A Catalyst!
it is the support of our partners that powers what we do. They are the catalyst that helps our University, our students and our region innovate and grow. We thank the partners not only for their help, but for their vision with a special tribute in the May 28, 2010, Central Penn Business Journal.
May 28, 2010
- 2010 Summer of STEM Camps
Will you be a sophomore, junior, or senior in high school this fall? Do you like hands-on experiments and problem solving? Are you interested in having fun while studying science, technology, engineering, or math? If you answered "yes," then Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s 2010 Summer of STEM Camps are waiting for you!
May 27, 2010
- CONNECT Campaign Gift Funds Women in Science Scholarships
gift to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will provide scholarships to women who undertake studies in applied science and technology disciplines – fields in which women historically have been under-represented.
May 21, 2010
- Ninety-Two Percent of HU Students Employed in Their Major at Graduation
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology doubled its alumni base on May 20 as the University conferred degrees to 35 students during its fourth Commencement and Partners’ Day event.
May 21, 2010
- Town Hall Discussion to Focus on Adult Learning
The Future of Adult Learning will be the focus of a Town Hall Discussion, led by Bilita Mattes of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in PA.
May 20, 2010
- An e-Learning Career Can Pay Big Dividends
According to the 2010 Salary and Compensation Report, the average salary of a person who lives in the United States and works in e-Learning is $79,252.
May 18, 2010
- Jokers' Wild of HU Take 3rd in Game Jam Competition
Give a team of students from Harrisburg University of Science and Technology 24 hours and they can create an award-winning game. The Jokers' Wild of Harrisburg University took 3rd place in the 2010 Bay Area Game Jam, a 24-hour game creation event hosted by Wild Pockets (www.wildpockets.com) on May 15-16.
May 17, 2010
- JPL to Present Case Study at LEEF 2010
JPL will be a featured presenter at the Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum (LEEF) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on June 18 and 19, 2010. JPL will present a case study on learning games developed with the Susan P. Byrnes Health Education Center for LearntobeHealthy.org.
May 14, 2010
- New Report Highlights Educators' Need for Technology-Related Professional Development
A recent report on the availability and use of educational technology among teachers in public elementary and secondary schools reinforces the need for educators to participate in technology-related professional development, according to a faculty member at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
May 13, 2010
- University Receives a 2010 Commonwealth Award
A leading statewide voice for creating land use, infrastructure and governance policies and practices that protect resources and strengthen the economy has recognized Harrisburg University of Science and Technology for its role in the redevelopment of downtown Harrisburg.
May 13, 2010
- Faculty Lecture at CTS Game Studies to Focus on Intersection of Media
The intersection of media will be the topic of an upcoming lecture by Charles Palmer of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology at CTS Games Studies in Rio de Janeiro.
May 12, 2010
- Average Starting Salary Offers Increase for Computer-Related Degree Graduates
The Spring 2010 issue of National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Salary Survey shows 2010 graduates earning computer-related bachelor’s degrees saw their average salary offer soar in comparison to the other disciplines: Their average offer rose 5.8 percent to $58,746. And, the average offer to computer science majors increased by 4.7 percent, bringing it to $60,426.
May 10, 2010
- Harrisburg University Programs Help Students Develop Skills for Impactful Careers
Most college students say they want to make a difference in the world. Two graduating Harrisburg University of Science and Technology students from the York area believe they’ve developed the skills for impactful careers at the forefront of new technologies.
May 5, 2010
- Top Management and Leadership Experts Highlight One-of-a-Kind Project Leadership Event in Central PA
Nancy Dering Mock principal of her own management consulting practice Nancy Dering Inc, and Former Deputy Secretary for Human Resources and Management in the Governor’s Executive Offices for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, will emcee the upcoming Project Leadership Forum set for May 13-14 at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
May 5, 2010
- Information and Communication Technologies Can Bring About Better Cities, Better Lives
With its theme of “Better City, Better Life with ICTs,” World Telecommunication and Information Society Day on May 17, 2010, is a day to focus on the importance of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide.
Apr 30, 2010
- Temple Guard Drill Team of York Inspires Student to Help Others
Gabriel Martinez is a 22-year-old sophomore at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. His major will probably be either biology or forensic science. He’s torn between the two because both involve helping other people, and that’s what he likes to do best.
Apr 28, 2010
- University to Host Regional Student Conference On Alternative Energy
This spring, Central Pennsylvania high school students will focus on “green power”. Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host the Central Dauphin High School Green Power Club’s Regional Student Conference on Alternative Energy, which is set for 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2010.
Apr 27, 2010