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Pennsylvania College of Technology, Lycoming College, and the Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce are extending an invitation to local elementary and middle schoolers and their families to attend a hands-on Science Festival in the Penn College Field House on Wednesday, March 4.

A multi-department group of Bucknell University faculty and staff are teaming up with community members for a discussion about increasing children's engagement with nature at home, in school, and in the community. The free event is designed to bring local educators, school board members, and…

Lycoming College chemistry major Lydia Yorks of Jersey Shore, class of 2020, received a John F. Conn Award at the Gamma Sigma Epsilon (GSE) Biennial Convention, held on November 8 to 10, 2019, in North Carolina. She earned the award for her research poster, “NMR Studies of Ruthenium Complexe…

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On Valentines Day, Lock Haven University held a 150th Birthday Celebration in honor of the day the school received its Charter: February 14, 1870. LHU President Robert Pignatello led the singing of "Happy Birthday LHU," and students, faculty, and staff could be found participating in giveawa…

The Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC) for Region 7, in partnership with STEP, will host a screening of the documentary, No Small Matter, at Williamsport's Community Arts Center on Thursday, April 9 at 7 p.m. in the Community Arts Center. The documentary observes the state of, and possibi…

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) is improving the PA Forward Student Loan Program by simplifying the process of paying back federal and private student loans. With the new streamlined approach, borrowers can combine all of their loans into a single monthly payment …

Governor Tom Wolf visited Lock Haven University to begin a tour of Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities and discuss a proposal for a new scholarship program, which would help low- and middle-class students afford a college education.

Accomplished leader and 24-year veteran of The Walt Disney Company, Nancy Kachline, a Lycoming College graduate, will return to speak at Lycoming College on Wednesday, March 4, at 5:30 p.m., in Krapf Gateway Center’s Trogner Presentation Room. As part of the James W. Harding Executive Speake…

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Mansfield University's enrollment growth continued into the Spring 2020 semester with a 32% increase in new degree-seeking undergraduate students compared to Spring 2019. The university's Spring 2020 undergraduate enrollment overall is now 10% higher than the Spring 2019 enrollment, an incre…

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Five eighth-grade students at Williamsport Area Middle School have recently earned regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. These awards are the nation's longest-running and most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in grades seven through twelve.

Four Pennsylvania College of Technology students are among 14 individuals nationwide to receive scholarships from a foundation dedicated to promoting skilled manufacturing careers. The $1,500 to $2,500 scholarships from Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs, the foundation of the Fabricators & …

Eryn Suttle Vaughn, Lock Haven University Public Safety’s newest officer, was sworn in on Tuesday, January 28 by District Judge Keith Kibler. Vaughn, who is from Fredericksburg, Virginia, began her position with LHU on November 25, 2019. She attended the Mansfield University Municipal Police…