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Free Online Computer Training Available until Year's End

4 weeks 6 days ago
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Free online computer training will be available for another five months through SEDA-COG’ s Online Broadband & Technology Training (OBTT) program.  To date nearly 300 individuals have registered for classes, and SEDA-COG can register another 300.  more»

Summer Research: Responses to the Arab Spring

July 29, 2014

Daisy Bourne ’15 is measuring government responses to the Arab Spring protests.

WASD Alumni Association Plans Distinguished Alumni Award

July 29, 2014

In an effort to honor former classmates, the Williamsport Area School District Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the recipient of its third Distinguished Alumni Award by Sept. 5.

WASD Alumni Association Plans Distinguished Alumni Award

July 29, 2014

In an effort to honor former classmates, the Williamsport Area School District Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the recipient of its third Distinguished Alumni Award by Sept. 5.

College Provides Blue-Ribbon Backdrop in Debut as Dog Show Host

July 29, 2014

A new community audience was exposed to Penn College on Sunday and Monday, as main campus hosted the Bald Eagle Kennel Club’s 2014 All-Breed Points Show. more»

Bringing Back the Night Life

July 28, 2014

Bucknell researchers are teaming up to save North America's bats.

Fourth Annual Undergrad Research Symposium Aug. 5

July 28, 2014

Nearly 90 undergraduate students from three regional universities and the Geisinger Health System will participate in the fourth annual Susquehanna Valley Undergraduate Research Symposium Aug. 5 at Geisinger Health System's Henry Hood Center for Health Research.

Contributors to College Legacy Gather for Centennial Celebration

July 25, 2014

A Centennial Gala, bringing together an invited assortment of pivotal players in the institution’s growth from homegrown phenomenon to national pacesetter, was held Friday at Penn College. The day featured lunch at Le Jeune Chef Restaurant and campus tours, as well as a reception, remarks and dinner buffet in Madigan Library. – Photos by Cindy […]

Cool Class: Say It With Statistics

July 25, 2014

Bucknell students learn the first step in decision-making: Check your stats — and everyone else's.

DEP to Hold Public Meeting, Hearing on Former Lock Haven Laundry Property in Clinton County

5 weeks 5 days ago
Rail service in the Lock Haven/Mill Hall area of Clinton County

 Williamsport – The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a public meeting and public hearing to discuss plans to clean up solvent contamination at the former Lock Haven Laundry property on Bellefonte Avenue. The public meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m.< more»

Sharing Common Ground

July 24, 2014

By hosting the new PULSE Institute, Bucknell extends its commitment to access and diversity in higher education.

Great Clips Salon Brand Launches "Back to School Campaign" with adoptaclassroom.org

5 weeks 5 days ago

Selinsgrove (July 2014) – Great Clips, the world’s largest salon brand, has teamed up with AdoptAClassroom.org for the 2014 school year to provide teachers, students and parents across the country with access to much needed school supplies. more»

From Screen to Stage, CAC Announces 2014-15 Season

July 23, 2014

Soaring off the screen and onto the Community Arts Center stage, the 2014-15 season will bring many of the freshest, funniest and most beloved small-screen personalities and shows to your favorite area theater, such as Voiceplay (Oct. 17), Mythbusters (Nov. more»

‘Pack the Park’ Fans Celebrate College Centennial With Ninth-Inning Heroics

July 22, 2014

Before a “Pack the Park” audience of 1,914 – appropriate attendance for a Penn College Centennial event – the Williamsport Crosscutters delivered a walk-off 6-5 win over the Batavia Muckdogs on Tuesday night. Fans arriving at Susquehanna Bank Park at Historic Bowman Field were greeted by college employees at several display tables, and those wearing Penn College, […]

Summer Research: Where Literature Meets Music

July 22, 2014

Molly Brown '15 is finding the melody in Emily Dickinson's poetry.

Williamsport Internship Summer Experience

September 2, 2014

This summer, Lycoming College launched the Williamsport Internship Summer Experience (WISE). The WISE program offers students of varying disciplines the opportunity to partake in an internship in the local Williamsport community. more»

Penn College Summer Commencement to Be Held Aug. 9

July 22, 2014

A commencement ceremony will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, for the nearly 270 students who have petitioned to graduate following the summer sessions at Pennsylvania College of Technology. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. in the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. The student speaker is Kaitlin M. Savidge, of Northumberland, who […]

‘Pack the Park’ Celebrates College Centennial With Crosscutters

July 21, 2014

Show your Centennial pride by wearing Penn College, Williamsport Area Community College or Williamsport Technical Institute clothing and be eligible to win prizes during Tuesday’s “Pack the Park” night at Susquehanna Bank Park at Historic Bowman Field. Alumnus Nicholas D. more»

Keeping an Eye on Miller Run

July 21, 2014

A new stream monitoring project brings together hydrologists and computer science researchers, and could set the standard for stream restoration in Pennsylvania.

Weis Center 2014-15 Season Announced

July 23, 2014

The 2014-15 season at Bucknell's Weis Center features 33 performances of music and dance from across the United States and around the world. 

District Names New Principals for WAHS, WAMS

6 weeks 3 days ago
Richard Poole and Brandon Pardoe, new principle and head principle of Williamsport Area High School

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (JULY 16, 2014) — The Williamsport Area School Board appointed two pairs of new principals to lead the Williamsport Area High School and Williamsport Area Middle School during its July 15 school board meeting. more»

Cool Class: Cold Places

July 18, 2014

In this installment of our new web feature, "Cool Classes," Bucknell students heed the call of the wild in winter to understand humankind's relationship with the world.

Penn Central Wind Band in Free Concert July 26

July 18, 2014

The Penn Central Wind Band will present a free concert July 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University.

Corey Twigg Named New WAHS Head Baseball Coach

July 18, 2014

Corey Twigg was named as the new head baseball coach for Williamsport Area High School during the July 15 school board meeting.

Corey Twigg Named New WAHS Head Baseball Coach

July 18, 2014

Corey Twigg was named as the new head baseball coach for Williamsport Area High School during the July 15 school board meeting.

District Names New Principals for WAHS, WAMS

July 18, 2014

The Williamsport Area School Board appointed two pairs of new principals to lead the Williamsport Area High School and Williamsport Area Middle School during its July 15 school board meeting.

District Names New Principals for WAHS, WAMS

July 18, 2014

The Williamsport Area School Board appointed two pairs of new principals to lead the Williamsport Area High School and Williamsport Area Middle School during its July 15 school board meeting.

Penn College Students Get First-Hand Practice With Evangelical Surgeons

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Bradley Mudge, DO, FACS, general surgeon of Surgical Specialists of Evangelical, shows a group of Penn College physician assistant students the ropes when using laparoscopic instruments. The students were able to use a simulator to experience what it would be like to manipulate the instruments inside of a human body during surgery.

Evangelical Community Hospital held its annual Surgical Skills workshop for 27 Physician Assistant students from Penn College on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. The students rotated through hands-on workshops demonstrated by surgeons, OR Nurses, and Clinical Operations Assistants associated with Evangelical Community Hospital. more»

Popular Science

July 17, 2014

Philosophy professors ask, "What do you know about science?"

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