Penn State News - Outreach

Summer youth programs, sports camps at Penn State Fayette

The Office of Outreach and Continuing Education at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will offer a variety of educational and athletic programs for children of all ages this summer. The campus has provided youth programming for more than 20 years.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 3:56 pm

Marine, father of three reconnects with family while earning Penn State degree

Andre Ingram, a Marine Corps officer and father of three, utilized the uniqueness of his Penn State degree program to spend more time with his family.
Posted: June 15, 2018, 1:00 pm

Couple creates Penn State World Campus scholarship that will total $3 million

Richard and Claudia Fischer have donated $1 million to the University to create the Richard and Claudia Fischer Open Doors Scholarship in Penn State World Campus. Through the Open Doors Scholarship Matching Program, the University will provide a permanent 2:1 matching contribution of $2 million. The Fischers designated the scholarship to give priority to Penn State World Campus students who are participating in Smart Track to Success, RaiseMe, Complete Penn State or additional programs created by the University under its Open Doors initiative.
Posted: June 13, 2018, 3:19 pm

Penn State World Campus, Leidos launch educational partnership

Penn State World Campus and Leidos, a global science and technology solutions leader, have partnered to help professionals and their families advance their careers. The educational partnership will provide a 5 percent tuition reduction to more than 31,000 Leidos employees and their spouses and legal dependents.
Posted: June 11, 2018, 1:00 pm

Entrepreneurs invited to ready their pitch for the Penn State SBDC Lenders Expo

Small businesses will have a one-on-one opportunity to present financing needs to funding professionals at no cost during the Penn State Small Business Development Center Lenders Expo. The expo will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, at Mountain View Country Club in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania.
Posted: June 6, 2018, 3:03 pm

Shaver's Creek to update raptor area as improvements continue at nature center

Six new raptor enclosures highlight the latest component of a multi-phase expansion and renovation project at Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center.
Posted: June 1, 2018, 12:50 pm

'Sneakerheads' may soon have 3D-printed options thanks to student shoe business

Nicholas Unis is leveraging his business curriculum and Penn State’s entrepreneurial ecosystem to turn an idea for fully customized, 3D-printed footwear into a viable product.
Posted: May 31, 2018, 2:01 pm

WPSU wins four Telly Awards for outstanding television and video productions

WPSU Penn State won four Telly Awards for outstanding television and video productions as the 39th annual awards honored groundbreaking work across all media platforms.
Posted: May 31, 2018, 1:00 pm

Student entrepreneurs compete for $30,000 in funding on 'The Investment'

Sherveen Karbasiafshar is a biology student at Penn State. He, along with five other undergraduates, created HemoGO — a smartphone application designed to assist people who want to check their complete blood count on the go. HemoGO is one of six Penn State student startups working with the Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program to compete for a pool of $30,000 in the annual Inc.U competition show “The Investment,” airing at 8 p.m. May 24 on WPSU.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 7:56 pm

Newest class of sheriff deputies set to graduate from Penn State-run academy

The newest class of sheriff deputies graduated from Pennsylvania’s Sheriff and Deputy Sheriff Education and Training Program, which the Penn State Justice and Safety Institute administers, on Friday, May 18.
Posted: May 17, 2018, 8:56 pm


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