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James Modico holds some of the craft items made by Lakota Indians.

Working with Indian reservation an unforgettable experience

Nearly half of the residents live below the federal poverty line.

Unemployment hovers near 80 percent.

Life expectancy is a mere 48 years for men and 52 years for women.

The infant mortality rate is five times higher than the national average.

Elderly residents die each year from hypothermia.

Raiana Nichols and Aleksander Everett attended the Energypath 2016 conference  with Dr. Wieslaw (Wes) Grebski and are continuing their research on how to design a passive house.

A passion for passive

A summer workshop on sustainable energy has led to the development of a research project for two Penn State Hazleton students and their professor.

Research at Hazleton campus leads to summer opportunity

New friends. Stimulating experiences. Innovative research. For Robert Vitagliano, this summer includes all of the above – as part of a Penn State University undergraduate research program.

Hazleton graduate's career hits the fast lane

Since he grew up attending races every summer, working at the Pocono Raceway was a natural step for JJ LaRose, a 2015 graduate of Penn State Hazleton.

A student takes a sandwich from a student server at Higher Grounds.

Higher Grounds brewing for 10 years

Higher Grounds Cafe at Penn State Hazleton is marking a special anniversary: 10 years of serving students, faculty and staff on campus.