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Compressed schedule
Penn State Hazleton is on a compressed schedule Tuesday, November 12. Classes begin and offices open at 10 a.m. See compressed schedule at: https://hazleton.psu.edu/compressed-schedule

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Put down that phone

Every year, motor vehicle crashes caused by distracted driving kill thousands of people, injure hundreds of thousands, and cost billions of dollars. And yet drivers continue to text and drive, even though they know it’s dangerous. Now, a new study from researchers at Penn State Hazleton and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) finds that video-based “threat appeals” may be a promising strategy for reducing texting and driving.
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Powering through a challenge

When the power goes out, for most of us it’s an inconvenience of losing something we take for granted – the ability to turn on a light, make a pot of coffee or watch TV. But for people with disabilities, power outages can be much more serious, threatening their sole means of connection and information from the outside world or hindering their ability to breathe.
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'A life-changing experience'

Nine Penn State Hazleton students traveled to Montreal during this year’s spring break to serve others facing hunger and food insecurity.
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From Penn State Hazleton to Survivor

From the mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania to the islands of Fiji in the South Pacific, Julia Carter’s life experience includes stints in both – as a student at Penn State Hazleton and, most recently, a competitor on the CBS hit series Survivor.
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Small business seminar series starting Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Penn State Hazleton to hold seminars for entrepreneurs

Penn State Hazleton is offering free seminars for those interested in starting their own business on a part- or full-time basis. The “Steps to Starting and Growing Your Own Business” seminars are offered as a series and attendees are welcome to attend as many sessions as they would like.

Cybersecurity for Small Businesses conference planned at Penn State Hazleton

Penn State Hazleton will host a cybersecurity entrepreneurship conference on Wednesday, Nov. 13, as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week at Penn State.
Aguiles family, students

Siblings appreciate family support and thrive with different approaches

Twin sisters Briana and Kaitlyn Aguiles — part of a family of four siblings who are currently undergraduate students at the University — have taken different routes to find success at Penn State and in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.
Bike n' Blend promotional poster

Health and wellness fair to be held Oct. 21

Students, faculty and staff are invited to the “Just for the Health of It” health and wellness fair on Monday, Oct. 21, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Penn State Hazleton.

THON designer purse bingo to be held Oct. 27

Penn State Hazleton THON will host a designer purse bingo on Sunday, Oct. 27, in the Thomas M. Caccese Gymnasium in the Physical Education Building.