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Longtime faculty member named Penn State Hazleton's commencement speaker

Assistant Professor of Biology Carl Frankel will serve as the speaker for Penn State Hazleton’s spring 2018 commencement ceremony, which will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 4, in the Dr. Thomas M. Caccese Gymnasium of the Physical Education Building.
Moore and Civi reviewing survey

Starting at community college, finishing at Penn State

For community college students interested in earning a four-year bachelor's degree from Penn State, articulation agreements between a number of Pennsylvania community colleges and the University's Commonwealth Campuses provide access to Penn State degrees.

Penn State Hazleton donors endow Open Doors scholarships

Joseph and Lillian Clifford have made a $30,000 contribution to Penn State University to establish the Clifford Family Open Doors Scholarship. The donation is part of the University-wide campaign, “A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence” campaign and will leverage a 2:1 University match, increasing the fund to $90,000.
Ryan Dougherty, the founder of e-commerce footwear brand TIME Slippers, will speak at Penn State Hazleton on April 19.

Startup founder to give talk at Penn State Hazleton

Young entrepreneur Ryan Dougherty, the founder of e-commerce footwear brand TIME Slippers, will speak at Penn State Hazleton at 7 p.m. on April 19. His talk will be held in Room 115 of the Evelyn Graham Academic Building and is free and open to the public.
Students on state during All That We Are event

'All That We Are' video explores connections across Penn State communities

Stand for State, Penn State’s bystander intervention initiative, recently asked students, faculty and staff at all Penn State campuses to explore what connects us as part of an interactive event called “All That We Are.”
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Integrative Studies Seed Grants awarded to faculty across University

The Office for General Education has announced this year’s seed grants to support the development of Integrative Studies courses. The awarded proposals are representative of a wide range of academic disciplines, and include proposals from faculty at Penn State campuses across the Commonwealth.
Alonzo Williams discusses his product with Michael Polgar, associate professor of sociology, during the annual research fair at Penn State Hazleton.

Penn State Hazleton Research Fair winners announced

Penn State Hazleton’s Research Committee has announced the winners of the 2018 Research Fair.
Aiden James Kosciesza

Penn State Hazleton to host speaker on transgender issues

Penn State Hazleton will host its annual diversity presentation on Thursday, April 26, featuring transgender writer, speaker and activist Aiden James Kosciesza.

Hazleton supporters Bill and Lee Beard create new Open Doors Scholarship

Penn State Hazleton supporters E. Lee and William Beard have contributed $30,000 to fund and endow the Bill and Lee Beard Open Doors Scholarship at Penn State.

Penn Staters to gather at Knoebels May 19

On Saturday, May 19, nine Penn State organizations will co-sponsor the ninth annual Penn State Day at Knoebels Amusement Park in Elysburg, Pennsylvania.