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Streaming address for Penn State Town Hall announced

The University is hosting a Town Hall from 3-5 p.m. Sept. 28 in the Pavilion Theatre at University Park. The meeting will be livestreamed for faculty and staff members at all Penn State campuses to view.

Constitution Day 2016 celebrations planned across Penn State campuses

Penn State’s annual celebration of Constitution Day will take place on Friday, Sept. 16 at University Park, with events happening throughout the month of September across Penn State campuses.
A showcase of some banned books

Library open house celebrates Banned Books Week

The library staff at Penn State Worthington Scranton held an Open House event on the first day of national Banned Books Week, honoring both the resources that the PSWS campus library offers today's students, as well as celebrating people's right to read whatever books they choose.
Comedian Dave Coulier performs his comedy act.

Dave Coulier a hit at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Comedian Dave Coulier wows a crowd of several hundred during his appearance Sept. 27 at Penn State Worthington Scranton, receiving a standing ovation and then taking time after his performance to meet with students and give a personal interview.
Dave Coulier

Comedian Dave Coulier to perform Sept. 23 at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Comedian and actor Dave Coulier will perform his stand-up comedy act at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at Penn State Worthington Scranton. Admission is free for Penn State Worthington Scranton students and $10 for the public. The show will take place in the campus' Multi-Purpose Building.
Faculty members sit together discussing and laughing

Penn State faculty hone teaching skills at annual entrepreneurship retreat

More than 40 faculty and staff members from eight colleges and four campuses came together Aug. 16-17 at University Park for the fourth annual ENTI Minor Faculty and Friends Summer Gathering. ENTI is Penn State’s Intercollege Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Planners for the PSWS 2016 Children's Health Fair.

Free Nittany Lion Health Fair is this Saturday!

Penn State Worthington Scranton hosting Free Nittany Lion Children's Health Fair on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., for children ages 5-12. The event is free and open to the public.
Studying molecular structures of conducting polymers

Engineers receive $1.2M to examine conjugated polymers for flexible electronics

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $1.2M in funding to three Penn State chemical engineering researchers for a proposal which aims to identify the key polymeric properties of conjugated polymers used to develop flexible electronics.
Martin Lacayo

New multi-cultural program coordinator will ease students transition to college

New Coordinator of Multi-Cultural Programs looking forward to helping campus’ diverse student population make an easy transition to college
Caressa Gearhart is the PSWS Employee of the Month for September

Caressa Gearhart is PSWS September Employee of the Month

Caressa Gearhart has been named September Employee of the Month at Penn State Worthington Scranton.

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