PITTSBURGH, July 22, 2021 – Ohio counties, where the majority of kindergarten through 12th grade school students participated in fully remote learning during the 2020 fall semester, had slower progression of COVID-19 and fewer deaths than schools which had predominantly in-person learning, a…
University Park, Pa. — Beginning July 19, changes to parking and visitor access to the Arboretum at Penn State will be implemented to make way for the construction of the new Palmer Museum of Art. The Arboretum’s current parking lot will be removed, and visitor parking will be available acro…
Remarks from PASSHE Board of Governors Chair Cynthia Shapira were followed by a presentation by State System Chancellor Daniel Greenstein, at a Zoom meeting of leaders of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education.
Mansfield, Pa. - Mansfield University was recently named to Military Times 2021 Best for Vets: Colleges list.
Washington, DC - Jacob Feuerstein, class of 2022, is a Bucknell University political science and economics major from Lewisburg, Pa.
Bloomsburg, Pa. - Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will welcome students back to campus in August and is preparing for a 100 percent in-person learning environment. BU Provost Diana Rogers-Adkinson is leading a task force focused on reopening the campus safely.
Lewisburg, Pa. — When PayPal’s online payments system initially launched, the company lost considerable profits due to a high fraud rate — until it developed its own fraud monitoring software named “Igor.”
Lewisburg, Pa. – One thing the world can agree on is that these have been the most uncertain times amid the COVID-19 pandemic and global issues that threaten human and non-human communities.
Selinsgrove, Pa. – Susquehanna University's a cappella ensemble, Harmonic Combustion, advanced to the semifinal phase of the Varsity Vocals International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella.
Williamsport, Pa. – Pennsylvania College of Technology's 2020 class of occupational therapy assistant graduates achieved a 100% pass rate on the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant exam.
Lewisburg, Pa. – An art auction inspired by Bucknell University's Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program with the State Correctional Institute at Coal Township is being conducted to benefit Transitions of PA, a Lewisburg-based nonprofit that supports victims of domestic violence.
Mansfield, Pa.– Steve McCloskey, retired MU Director of Athletic Operations and Information and 1991 Mansfield graduate, will serve as speaker at Mansfield University’s rescheduled commencement ceremonies on Saturday, August 8 at Karl Van Norman Field.
Selinsgrove, Pa.— Susquehanna University has announced awards for valedictorian and outstanding seniors in the Class of 2020, as well as faculty awards for teaching, research and advising.
Governor Tom Wolf announced today that The School Safety and Security Committee (SSSC) within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) has approved the opening of two funding announcements totaling $157.5 million that school entities are immediately eligible to apply for t…
Harrisburg, Pa.—The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) today said elementary and secondary schools in the state’s yellow and green phases may resume in-person instruction and activities beginning July 1 under a phased reopening approach that first requires schools to develop health a…
As Pennsylvania continues to address public health and safety amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Tom Wolf today signed a state budget that will provide 12 months of sustained public education funding at 2019-20 levels and makes important investments in communities and programs to help begi…
Williamsport -- Active members of the Phi Theta Kappa international honor society who transfer to Pennsylvania College of Technology may be eligible for financial assistance.
Williamsport -- Between classes, a Pennsylvania College of Technology student modified a computer numerical control router that he normally uses for woodworking projects to help manufacture more than 300 face shields, which are being distributed to hospitals around his hometown.