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Harrisburg University Undergrads Blow Up Gummy Bears in the Name of Science

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Harrisburg, PA – Earlier this month, students and faculty from the Exercise Science (EXSC), Integrative Sciences (INSC), and Interactive Media (IMED) programs at Harrisburg University of Science...

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Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Announces launchU 2024 Winners

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Harrisburg, PA – The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE), powered by Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU), has officially wrapped up...

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Harrisburg University Hosts 2024 Project Management Innovation Conference

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Harrisburg, PA – The Center for Project Management Innovation (CPMI) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) again hosted its Project Management...

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M&T Multicultural Small Business Innovation Lab Kicks Off with Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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Harrisburg, PA – This month, M&T Bank launched its third Multicultural Small Business Innovation Lab, in partnership with The Center for...

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Harrisburg University Plans 2024 HUE Invitational National Esports Competition

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) will once again organize, sponsor, and host the HUE Invitational –...

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Dr. Bilita “Bili” Mattes Wins 2024 Business Woman of the Year Award

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Harrisburg, PA – Dr. Bilita “Bili” Mattes, Executive Director of the STEM-UP Network, powered by Harrisburg University of Science Technology (HU), has...

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“Learn. Contribute. Enjoy.” Josué Estrada Addresses Harrisburg University Class of 2024

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Harrisburg, PA – On May 9, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) celebrated more than 800 new scientists, technologists, and...

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Greta Ferkel, Ed.D., Honored as 2024 Woman of Influence by Central Penn Business Journal

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/greta-ferkel-2024-woman-of-influence-central-penn-business-journal/

Harrisburg, PA – Central Penn Business Journal has selected Greta Ferkel, EdD, Managing Director of HU Online at Harrisburg University of...

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How Higher Ed Can Partner with Industry Leaders to Meet National Needs, Empower Students, and Keep Our Communities Healthy

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/nurses-week-eric-darr-higher-ed-healthcare/

To celebrate Nurses Week 2024, Harrisburg University’s President, Eric Darr, PhD, shared his thoughts about how higher learning can support...

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Harrisburg University Class of 2024: Who Are We?

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) will honor the Class of 2024 at its 17th Commencement...

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Kevin Huggins, PhD, Receives Fulbright Specialist Program Award

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Harrisburg, PA – The US Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced that Kevin Huggins, PhD, CISSP, of...

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Technology Leader Josué Estrada (Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Salesforce) to Provide 2024 Harrisburg University Commencement Address

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/josue-estrada-chan-zuckerberg-2024-harrisburg-university-commencement-speaker/

Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) will hold its 17th Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2024 on Thursday, May...

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NAQI Logix ‘Neural Earbud’ Awarded Gold Edison Award in Social & Cultural Impact for Breakthrough Human-Machine Interface

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Harrisburg, PA – NAQI Logix, a founding company at the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology...

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EITC Donation from Orrstown Bank Supports Early-College Programs at Harrisburg University

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) is delighted to acknowledge the receipt of a $20,000 donation from...

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HU Students and Staff Depart for Iceland for Experiential Learning and Field Studies

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Harrisburg, PA – On April 26, 2024, a delegation of learners and leaders from Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU)...

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HU’s Jill Yeakel Receives ‘Partner of the Year’ Poly Award from PA Cyber Polytechnic Academy

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/jill-yeakel-partner-of-the-year-poly-award-pa-cyber-academy/

Harrisburg, PA – For the second year in a row, Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School’s (PA Cyber) Polytechnic Academy recognized 13 recipients for its...

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Winners Announced for the 2024 Harrisburg University Student Research Symposium

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) held its sixth annual Student Research Symposium on April 17,...

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Celebrating the 11th Annual Student Financial Literacy Scholarship Competition

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU), Pennsylvania’s Auditor General, and Members 1st Federal Credit Union recently worked together...

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‘Platforming the Past’: HU Professor Publishes Original Research in ‘Transformative Works and Cultures’

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/harrisburg-university-greg-loring-albright-transformative-works-cultures/

Harrisburg, PA – The notable international journal Transformative Works and Cultures has published an original research paper co-authored by Greg Loring-Albright, PhD, Assistant...

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PA Cup 2024 at Harrisburg University Ignites Competition and Fuels Experiential Learning

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Harrisburg, PA – Earlier this month, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) once again transformed into a destination for prospective...

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HU Professor Amar Ramudhin, PhD, Published in Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPhA)

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Harrisburg, PA – Professor Amar Ramudhin, PhD, Program Lead of Information Systems Engineering and Management at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology...

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HU Becomes Home to Award-Winning Medical Assistant Training Program from Hamilton Health Center

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) has become the permanent home of Hamilton Health Center’s Medical Assistant...

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‘Conversations in Innovation’ Podcast Kicks Off with Harrisburg University’s Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/conversations-in-innovation-podcast-kicks-off-at-cie/

HARRISBURG, PA – Did you know the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) has a podcast?...

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Game User Research Lab Enters Fourth Year at HU with Expanded Space to Serve Videogame, Product, and UX Development

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Harrisburg, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) is home to Game User Research, Inc. (GUR), an organization that helps clients...

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Harrisburg University and Pierpont Community and Technical College Finalize PTA Pathway Articulation Agreement

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/hu-pierpont-community-and-technical-college-articulation-agreement/

HARRISBURG, PA – Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU) has formalized an articulation agreement with Pierpont Community and Technical College...