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HU introduces live entertainment course

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On the heels of launching a successful concert series featuring today’s best music and comedy acts, Harrisburg University will introduce...

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HU announces Presidential Research Grant recipients

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Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has announced the recipients of this year’s Presidential Research Grants – funding awarded annually to professors who...

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Professor, student present research at e-learning conference

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Interactive Media Major Emili Ochoa and Dr. Sa Liu gave a presentation at the E-learn 2019 world conference in New Orleans this...

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HU designs United Way game to raise poverty awareness

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Harrisburg University has partnered with the United Way of Pennsylvania to develop an online game that raises poverty awareness. Found on the...

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HU alum, staff named among Harrisburg’s 20 in Their 20s

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Harrisburg University alum Tyler Ross and HU assistant controller Dana Della Loggia have been recognized among Harrisburg’s 20 in Their...

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Computing society announces HU professor as a distinguished members

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Meikang Qiu of Harrisburg University has been selected as a 2019 Distinguished Member of the Association for Computing Machinery. ACM,  The...

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HU to launch quantum information science program

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Quantum computing is poised to flip the computing world upside down as quantum properties increasingly are used to build new...

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HU eSports facility design wins award

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Harrisburg-based Murray Associates Architects recently received an Outstanding Project Award for excellence in educational facility design in the fall 2019...

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HU is U.S. STEM University of the Year for 2nd consecutive year

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For the second consecutive year Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has been named U.S. STEM University of the Year...

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HU holds 6th annual Financial Literacy Contest

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To help boost financial literacy education, Harrisburg University, in partnership with Harrisburg School District, is holding its sixth annual Financial...

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India’s World Cup Overwatch team selects HU for training

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/hu-to-host-india-world-cup/

As the Storm’s success continues to surge, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has announced they will host India’s World...

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HU river basin project to be displayed at AI World Conference

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An abstract/poster presentation titled, Analyzing and Monitoring the Effect of Precipitation on Susquehanna River Basin using a Dashboard and Machine Learning...

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Dr. Tamara Peyton is the “The Idea Genie”

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Harrisburg University prides itself on providing a higher education to groups historically underrepresented in the science and technology fields. It’s...

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HU president to receive Catalyst Award

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Harrisburg University President, Dr. Eric Darr, has been named the 2019 recipient of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & Capital Region...

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HU-created video game to hit market this year

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/castle-dice-game/

A video game several Harrisburg University students spent months developing with the university’s game developer in residence will be available...

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HU Professor Honored at Major League Baseball Game

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HU Analytics Professor, Dr. Doaa Taha, was among a small group of American civic & business leaders of Arab descent...

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Startup raises $2.3M in seed funding

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/startup-raises-millions-in-seed-funding/

A startup company co-founded by Harrisburg University Professor Dr. Farooq Anjum has raised $2.3 million in seed funding. The company, GroGuru,...

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HU unveils new Student Union Center at Whitaker Center

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Harrisburg University held a special ribbon cutting ceremony as the university unveiled its Student Union Center at 3 p.m. Friday....

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Students to earn IT certifications via HU partnership

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Harrisburg University and Lancaster County’s Manheim Township School District have partnered to provide high school students a clear path to...

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HU welcomes ISEM Ph.D. Program students to campus

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On Saturday, September 9, HU welcomed its Information Systems Engineering and Management (ISEM) Ph.D. students to campus. The students experienced a full day...

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HU Professor’s Study: Mobile Tech Can Effectively Detect Methane Leaks

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A study authored by HU Professor Dr. Arvind Ravikumar shows that numerous promising mobile technologies could serve as effective means...

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HU Professor’s study: Mobile tech can detect methane leaks

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/mobile-technologies-are-methane-leak-detectors/

A study authored by HU Professor Dr. Arvind Ravikumar shows that numerous promising mobile technologies could serve as effective means...

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U.S. News & World Report ranks HU among most innovative universities

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U.S. News & World Report has confirmed what we at Harrisburg University already knew – HU is one of the most...

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Meet Assistant Biology professor Rachel Fogle

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The lifeblood of Harrisburg University is our professors. They are the ones who deliver our mission. They are the reason...

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HU Computer Science Program awarded ABET accreditation

www.harrisburgu.edu/news/cisc-accreditation/

Harrisburg University’s Computer and Information Sciences undergraduate program has been awarded ABET accreditation, a prestigious standard that guarantees HU CISC...

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