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Promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2016

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1, 2016.
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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2016

Following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1, 2016.

Coach named for new women's soccer program

Shadle will also continue his role as the head men's coach.

How to reduce your risk of spreading norovirus

University Health Services has received reports of an increase in GI symptoms in the past few weeks. Although many things can cause an upset to the digestive tract, this is the time of year when we most frequently see norovirus, a gastro-intestinal pathogen. Often referred to as the "stomach bug" or "stomach flu," norovirus is highly contagious and easily spread person to person, through contaminated food, and by touching surfaces contaminated with the virus. With THON coming up in just a few weeks, this is the time to be taking measures to stay healthy.  

Campus cook participates in culinary competition

The competition gave participating cooks one hour to create a unique dish.

Free financial aid workshop scheduled for February 9

Penn State Hazleton's Office of Student Aid will conduct a financial aid workshop on Tuesday, February 9, at 6 p.m. in 115 Evelyn Graham Academic Building on the campus. This free session is open to parents and students planning to attend any college or university.

High school students finish Penn State Hazleton dual enrollment course

The course allowed them to earn college credits while still in high school.

Residence life coordinator hired

Kristin Vitacco communicates closely with more than 300 residential students.

UPDATE: Water restored to residence halls; repair complete

UPDATE: As of 8:55 a.m., Saturday, January 30, the water line repair is complete and water service has been restored to all affected buildings. Brunch will be served as usual in the Highacres Café.   Starting at 6 a.m. on Saturday, January 30, a water line behind the residence halls will be repaired. The water supply to all three residence halls (North, South and West) and the dining hall (Highacres Café) will be turned off until repairs are completed.

Chemistry professor to deliver Mylar Giri Lecture

The lecture is on Jan. 26 at 7 p.m. in 115 Evelyn Graham Academic Building.