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Kulkarni and Franklin

Penn State Harrisburg spring 2017 commencement

Penn State Harrisburg Chancellor Mukund Kulkarni and Penn State head football coach James Franklin, who served as spring 2017 commencement keynote speaker, are Instagram ready right before the ceremony.  For more photos from commencement, visit  https://www.flickr.com/photos/penn-state-harrisburg/sets/72157683575221785/page1. 

Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
Group of student winners posed in front of step and repeat banner with Keynote speaker

2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium Winners

The first, second and third place winners of the Undergraduate Research Symposium posed with keynote speaker, Verónica Montecinos, at the Lehigh Valley campus on Apr. 4.

World Water Day

Penn State Greater Allegheny will celebrate World Water Day on March 22 with a variety of activities.
All That's Jazz

'All That’s Jazz' scholarship benefit celebrates $1 million raised in 13 years

Penn State Greater Allegheny celebrated its 13th annual "All That's Jazz" Scholarship Benefit on Nov. 12. More than $1 million has been raised over the past 13 years through the event.
Nittany Lion at Old Main

Penn State community members share what they're thankful for

Penn State Today asked you — students, faculty and staff — to share what you're thankful for, and you responded. Supportive colleagues, great libraries, fall foliage and friends and family were some of the responses we received. Read about — and watch — why Penn Staters are thankful.
glass building at night

Financial management workshop set for Dec. 8 at Penn State Greater Allegheny

Penn State Greater Allegheny and Dollar Bank are teaming up to offer a financial management workshop for all members of the local community. The workshop will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 in the Ostermayer Room in the Student Community Center on the Greater Allegheny campus. Participants will learn about managing accounts and banking basics, creating a savings plan, creating a personal budget, understanding how credit works, and using credit responsibly.
students belly dancing

Teaching International to present dance workshop on Nov. 28 at Greater Allegheny

Students, faculty and staff at Penn State Greater Allegheny will have the opportunity to learn about and participate in a Greek line dance workshop as part of Teaching International's 2016-17 focus on countries that adjoin the Mediterranean Sea. The workshop is being presented by Susan Goelz, a dance artist, instructor and choreographer, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. on Nov. 28 in the Ostermayer Room of the Student Community Center.
Veterans hold flag

Seventeen Penn State campuses named 2017 Military Friendly Schools

Sixteen Penn State campuses, plus Penn State World Campus, have been named 2017 “Military Friendly Schools” by ratings organization Victory Media.
Student in on-campus laundry facility

Housing pilots WashAlert app in residence hall laundry facilities

Students living in Sproul Hall at University Park campus and Oak Hall at Penn State Altoona no longer wait to hear the spin cycle complete or dryer buzz. WashAlert sends email or text notifications to students when their load of laundry has finished washing or drying. The online tool reduces the number of times spent visiting the laundry facility to check for available machines or to see if a load is complete.

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