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Office for General Education announces Integrative Studies Seed Grant awards

The Integrative Studies Seed Grant Program, offered through the Penn State Office for General Education, will support 71 different course development projects this summer. In response to the large volume of highly qualified proposals, the budget was generously increased by more than 50 percent by the Office of the Provost and the Office of Undergraduate Education.
Kristine Lupia speaks to IST students

Kristine Lupia, IST alumna

Kristine Lupia, a PSWS alumna and project manager with Deluxe Technical in Burbank, CA spoke to students in IST Instructor Fred Aebli's IST 302 class this semester, sharing her professional experiences inĀ IT project management and offering the students insights and advice on establishing themselves in an IST career.

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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Penn State Worthington Scranton now offering a bachelor of science in biology

Dr. Marwan Wafa, chancellor of Penn State Worthington Scranton, is pleased to announce the introduction of the Biology Bachelor of Science degree program, effective fall 2016, at the local Penn State campus. This new degree program complements the other 11 Penn State bachelor degrees the campus currently offers.
Corporate Communication Graduates

Corporate Communication program produces first graduates

This year, PSWS celebrated not only the accomplishments of its 208 graduates, but also the first two graduates of the campus' new Corporate Communication baccalaureate degree. By: Kelly Frey
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Students learn to fight terrorism with the help of gamification

A Penn State Worthington Scranton instructor used gamification techniques to help his students learn how to counter terrorism.
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College of Nursing pledges to educate students on opioid abuse

The College of Nursing has joined with 190 other schools of nursing in educating nurse practitioner students on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.
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Second summer session starting at PSWS

It's not too late for those wanting or needing to earn some extra course credits before the fall semester. Penn State Worthington Scranton has a full schedule of summer courses starting June 29.
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PSWS Summer Camps Make Learning Fun

Today's summer camps aren't just geared toward getting kids out of the house. The summer youth programs at PSWS integrate fun-filled activities with STEM, STEAM and STREAM initiatives that have campers learning new skills and preparing for their future careers. By: Kelly Frey
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Nursing: Narcotic painkillers

The College of Nursing has joined with 190 other schools of nursing in educating nurse practitioner students on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.

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