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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.
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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of Penn State fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1.

Seed grants help engineering faculty team up for summer research projects

Four projects have been selected to receive funding through the Penn State College of Engineering's new Multi-campus Seed Grant program. The program aims to foster research collaborations between engineering faculty at the University Park campus and at the Commonwealth campuses.

UHS to collect student health insurance information for 2017-18

Penn State is moving toward a University-wide health insurance requirement for the 2018-19 academic school year. In preparation for the new requirement, University Health Services (UHS) will begin collecting student health insurance information in May 2017.
Jonathan Kukta, director of Housing and Food Services at Penn State Hazleton, Schuylkill, Wilkes-Barre and Worthington Scranton, received the William H. Rieber Award for Outstanding Management Performance from Penn State Auxiliary and Business Services.

Housing and Food Services director receives award

Jonathan Kukta, director of Housing and Food Services at Penn State Hazleton, Schuylkill, Wilkes-Barre and Worthington Scranton, was honored during the annual Housing and Food Services Award Ceremony held by Penn State Auxiliary and Business Services.
Graduate shakes hands with chancellor during commencement ceremony.

Commencement 2017 held at Penn State Hazleton

More than 100 students graduated with associate and baccalaureate degrees during the annual commencement cermony held May 5 in the Dr. Thomas M. Caccese gymnasium.
Student receives medal from chancellor at Academic Achievement Awards ceremony.

Penn State Hazleton students honored for academic excellence

Penn State Hazleton's Academic Achievement Awards ceremony recognized students for high scholastic achievement and faculty and staff for excellence in in teaching, advising, research, technology integration and professionalism.
Penn State Hazleton honored two retiring professors at a ceremony on campus.

Two professors retire from Penn State Hazleton

Wieslaw Grebski, associate professor of engineering, and Daniel Vice, senior instructor in earth and mineral sciences, are retiring from Penn State Hazleton and were honored at a ceremony at the campus.
Research Symposium at Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine hosts Eastern Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium

Penn State students from seven Commonwealth Campuses presented their research to a panel of faculty-judges during the seventh annual Penn State Eastern Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium. Held on April 20 at Penn State Brandywine, the event featured undergraduate student-faculty research projects spanning numerous academic disciplines.
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.

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