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Penn State Hazleton choir to perform holiday concert Dec. 5

The Penn State Hazleton Choir, under the direction of Michele Millington, will perform its holiday concert at 7 p.m. Dec. 5 in the lobby of the Evelyn Graham Academic Building. The public is invited to attend.
Penn State Hazleton dedicated the Florence and George J. Hayden Engineering Laboratory on Thursday.

Penn State Hazleton dedicates new engineering laboratories

Penn State Hazleton dedicated its new, state-of-the-art engineering laboratories during a special ceremony on Nov. 9. The Florence and George J. Hayden Engineering Laboratory, located in the newly renovated Kostos Building, consists of two dedicated laboratory spaces for engineering students in a variety of disciplines.

Penn State Hazleton mourns death of former campus executive officer

James J. Staudenmeier, Penn State Hazleton campus executive officer from 1987-1996, died on Monday, Nov. 6, at the age of 85.

Penn State Hazleton library exhibit features lecture on food history

“Fire and Freedom: Food and Enslavement in Early America," a traveling exhibition from the U.S. National Library of Medicine, is on display at the Mary M. and Bertil E. Lofstrom Library at Penn State Hazleton through Dec. 2.
Lauren Nietz organized a collection of more than 300 bags from the Penn State Hazleton community for children in foster care.

Penn State Hazleton student enlists peers to help foster children

More than 300 children in foster care will have a better transition experience thanks to the idea of Penn State Hazleton student Lauren Nietz and the generosity of her Penn State Hazleton community.
From left, Cassandra Kelly, Aleksander Everett and Steven Baksa work on a human-powered bicycle generator that they will demonstrate during PPL Energy Savings Day on Saturday.

Students to demonstrate bicycle generators during community event

Penn State Hazleton students will provide a demonstration of how bicycles can generate energy during a community energy fair on Saturday, Oct. 28.
Student interacting at career fair

Students and employers network during Career Expo & Networking Event

Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo & Networking Event took place at Penn State Lehigh Valley’s campus on Oct 17.
Penn State Hazleton Rehabilitation and Human Services (RHS) students interact with a local resident during last semester’s Penn State in Motion program.

Community residents with physical challenges invited to campus program

Students in Penn State Hazleton are looking to help those in the community with disabilities or age-related physical challenges.

Designer purse bingo to be held Sunday

Penn State Hazleton’s THON organization is hosting a designer purse bingo on Sunday, Oct. 22. Doors open at noon and games will start at 1 p.m. in the Dr. Thomas M. Caccese Gymnasium.

Penn State Hazleton holding community event Saturday

Penn State Hazleton will host Community Day, an opportunity for the Greater Hazleton community to visit the campus, from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14. All events are free and open to the public.