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Nittany Lion in baseball uniform

Campuses host special fundraiser for THON at national championship baseball game

Penn State Hazleton, Penn State Wilkes-Barre and Penn State Worthington Scranton will host a special outreach event on Tuesday, Sept. 19 at the AAA National Championship Baseball Game taking place at PNC Field on Montage Mountain. The event, which is aimed at growing brand awareness and showcasing the impact Penn State makes on Northeast Pennsylvania, will also serve as a fundraiser for THON.

Constitution Day scavenger hunt planned for Sept. 19-20 at Penn State Hazleton

The Lectures and Events Committee at Penn State Hazleton has organized “The Great United States Constitution Scavenger Hunt” as a fun and interactive way for students to learn more about the Constitution and its history.
Penn State Hazleton Chancellor Gary Lawler and donor Bertil Lofstrom drop the banner revealing the new name of the campus library.

Penn State Hazleton library named Mary M. and Bertil E. Lofstrom Library

Penn State Hazleton formally named its library the Mary M. and Bertil E. Lofstrom Library during a ceremony on September 13. The building was named in honor of longtime supporters Mary Lofstrom, who passed away July 2, 2016, and Bert Lofstrom, who attended the ceremony. The naming is the first time a campus building will carry the name of an alumnus.
Penn State Office for General Education

Office for General Education seeks Faculty Scholar applications

The application period is now open for the General Education Faculty Scholars Program, comprised of 16 faculty members representing the various campuses, colleges and general education areas at Penn State.

Penn State Hazleton library to host exhibit on food, enslavement

The Penn State Hazleton library will host a traveling exhibition from the U.S. National Library of Medicine titled “Fire and Freedom: Food and Enslavement in Early America” beginning Oct. 23. The exhibit will run through Dec. 2 and is free and open to the public.
Penn State Hazleton is offering Lions and Lanterns Tours from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19.

Penn State Hazleton hosting ‘Lions and Lanterns’ Sept. 19

Penn State Hazleton is offering Lions and Lanterns Tours from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19.
The library at Penn State Hazleton will be named after Mary and Bertil Lofstrom during a ceremony on September 13.

Penn State trustees approve Hazleton campus library name

During its meeting on July 21 in Harrisburg, Penn State’s Board of Trustees approved the naming of the library at Penn State Hazleton as the Mary M. and Bertil E. Lofstrom Library in honor of longtime campus supporters. A naming ceremony will be held in front of the library on Wednesday, Sept. 13.
Karen Beruck has been hired as a student advocacy specialist at Penn State Hazleton.

Penn State Hazleton hires student advocacy specialist

Karen Beruck has been hired as a student advocacy specialist at Penn State Hazleton. She will provide administrative support to the academic affairs team and work with students and parents to assist with their academic and educational needs.

Penn State Hazleton offers clinical medical assistant program

Penn State Hazleton is offering a new program in Clinical Medical Assisting (CMA), which combines classroom and clinical instruction to provide students with the necessary education and skills to work in numerous healthcare settings.
Penn State Hazleton has appointed five new faculty members who will begin teaching in the fall semester.

New faculty members hired at Penn State Hazleton

Penn State Hazleton has appointed five new faculty members who will begin teaching in the fall semester, Chancellor Gary Lawler announced.

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