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9/15/2014

State System universities offer students the world

​Fourteen students from Mansfield University of Pennsylvania spent two weeks this summer in Belize as part of a class put together by history and political science professors Jeffrey Bosworth and Jonathan C. Rothermel. The trip gave the students a first-hand look at the small Central American country—its culture, and its people—that they couldn’t have gotten just by sitting in a classroom.  >>More

9/2/2014

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Mary Eichelberger of York is working for the state Department of Aging as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

West Chester University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Emily Eyster of Harrisburg is working for the Pennsylvania Department of State as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Millersville University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Rebecca Graves of Mount Joy is working for the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Sharina Jimenez of Allentown is working for the Pennsylvania Department of State as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Alexa Korber of Bernville is working for the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Leah Majdic of Mountain Top is working for the state Department of Environmental Protection as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Clarion University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Prince Matthews of Pittsburgh is working in the Senate Democratic Research Office as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Nechole Hill-Perry of Harrisburg is working for the state Department of Corrections as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

California University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Evan Riccardo of Carlisle is working for the Center for Rural Pennsylvania as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Carla Fuentes Rodda of Harrisburg is working in the office of state Sen. Vincent Hughes, D-Philadelphia, as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Indiana University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Erin Serre of Lilly is working for the state Department of Public Welfare as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

9/2/2014

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania student attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

​Deidgre Green of Philadelphia is working for the state Department of Revenue as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. >>More

8/18/2014

Campus ‘move-in’ days scheduled as summer fades

Face it. Summer’s almost over. You can sense it on college campuses, which are getting ready to welcome back students for the start of another new academic year. For the most part, freshmen will be the first to arrive on campus en masse during “move-in” days, which are scheduled this week at all 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities. Classes start next Monday, Aug. 25. >>More

8/13/2014

Representatives from State System, APSCUF meet for first time to begin negotiations on new contract

​Representatives from the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties met today to begin negotiations toward a new collective bargaining agreement. >>More

7/30/2014

Chancellor Brogan issues statement on degree program alignment at State System universities

The 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities are continuing their efforts to better align academic program offerings with the changing demands of students and the Commonwealth. As new academic programs emerge to meet those demands, less viable programs might be identified for reorganization or closure, which could affect some faculty and staff positions. ​ >>More

7/21/2014

State System faculty studying ways to build a faster boat, battle Alzheimer’s disease and boost classroom learning

​West Chester University of Pennsylvania professor Frank Fish would seem to be aptly named for his line of work. The “morphobiologist” is part of a research team that is studying how dolphins, whales and other sea creatures swim to see if they can figure out a way to make boats go faster. He is among a large number of State System of Higher Education university faculty involved in high-level research this summer, funded by groups such as the National Science Foundation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and NASA, along with a variety of state and federal agencies. Many are involving their students in their projects, providing them with hands-on learning opportunities that will help kick start their eventual careers. >>More

7/8/2014

PASSHE adopts comprehensive policy designed to protect minors on campus

Dedicated to the safety and security of the thousands of pre-school, elementary, middle and high school aged children who participate in programs held on Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education university campuses and other properties each year, the Board of Governors today adopted a comprehensive policy on the protection of minors. >>More

7/8/2014

Board of Governors approves modest tuition increase, assuring State System universities will remain lowest-cost in Pennsylvania

​The Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education today approved a modest $198 tuition increase – $99 a semester – for the 2014-15 academic year, virtually assuring the 14 State System universities will remain the lowest-cost option among all four-year colleges and universities in the Commonwealth. >>More

6/24/2014

State System university students earn top internships with Smithsonian, World Health Organization, other prestigious organizations

The Smithsonian Institution. The World Health Organization. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute. Brown University. Georgia Tech. Yale. Yosemite National Park. They are among the most recognizable organizations, universities and locations in the world. And they are among the places Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education university students are spending their summer, many conducting research alongside world-renowned scientists as they prepare for their own careers. >>More

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