Kristine Lupia speaks to IST students

Women and technology -- a winning combination for career success

A shift has been noticed at Penn State Worthington Scranton, where not only are more women entering the Information Sciences and Technology (IST) degree program, but achieving success in the field after graduation, landing good paying jobs with major companies that offer them prestige, opportunity and flexibility.
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Jon Tobin, career services coordinator, meets with a student to discuss opportunities such as mentoring and internships that she can use to start building career experience while still in college.

Career planning not just for college seniors anymore

Career Services at Penn State is not just for graduating seniors. PSWS Career Services Coordinator Jon Tobin now reaches out to students starting in their freshman year, and is even available to help Penn State alumni throughout their post-college careers. By: Shawnna Meyers
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Large outdoor sculpture, "The University of Family" at PSWS by artist Oliver LaGrone, has graced a campus hillside for 40 years.

Sculptures have been part of campus history for 40 years

In May, 1976, African American artist Oliver LaGrone, Penn State's Artist-in-Residence at the time, created two sculptures for Penn State Worthington Scranton. Those pieces have been inspiring awe and curiosity for visitors and students alike for the past 40 years. By: Kelly Frey
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Dr. Michael Evans

Evans appointed coordinator of AMSN Research Team

Dr. Michael Evans, assistant clinical professor of nursing and assistant chief academic officer at Penn State Worthington Scranton, has been appointed coordinator of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) Research Team.
Kiernan Riley research project

Nursing student presents research at Geisinger conference

Kiernan Riley, an honor’s nursing student at Penn State Worthington Scranton, has been researching end-of-life care and patients living with end-stage heart failure for over a year now with Dr. Michael Evans, PSWS assistant clinical professor. In January, she had the opportunity to present pieces of that research at a conference hosted by Geisinger Medical Center in Danville
2017 PSWS THON dancers

They did it "For The Kids"

Campus nursing students Kelly Arnold and Kailey Gearhart did it "for the kids"! The two women made it through their first THON experience, dancing for 46 consecutive hours in the Bryce Jordan Center at University Park's THON this weekend.
nina magnani

Nina Telesca Mangani is Penn State Worthington Scranton's Alumna of the Year

Nina Telesca Magnani will be recognized as the Penn State Worthington Scranton Alumni Society's Alumna of the Year at a reception in her honor Feb. 16 on campus.
Dr. Yili Lian

Worthington Scranton business professor presents at conference in Australia

Yili Lian, assistant professor of business at Penn State Worthington Scranton, presented his research paper, “Financial Distress and Customer-Supplier Relationships" at the 29th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference in Sydney, Australia in December. The paper studies the role of customer-supplier relationships on suppliers’ financial distress. It was recently accepted by the Journal of Corporate Finance.