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Communication Arts and Sciences

The Communication Arts and Sciences program is designed to help students develop the skills to communicate effectively in the workplace.

Andrew Baxter helping PMI participants

Improving elementary teacher mathematics fluency

The Pennsylvania Math Initiative (PMI), founded at Penn State in 2012, will once again be hosting professional development workshops aimed at improving the mathematics fluency of elementary school teachers.
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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.
Max Schmid of Penn State Brandywine

A quick look at one of Penn State’s most versatile degrees

When Brian Fairfield and Max Schmid couldn’t find Penn State degrees that matched their hopes, they created their own through a little-known University program: the bachelor of philosophy degree (BPHIL).
Regional general engineering

Philadelphia regional engineering students present senior projects

Students enrolled in the Philadelphia regional general engineering degree program presented senior capstone projects at the annual Design Expo.
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Regional general engineering

A general engineering student watches Kathryn Jablokow, associate professor of engineering design and mechanical engineering, examine a capstone project. 

Penn State Abington general engineering student designs laser harp

Cullen Wilcox developed this laser harp as part of a course in the Penn State General Engineering with the multidisciplinary engineering design option program. It was demonstrated at Design Expo 17, which was open to juniors and seniors in the major.

Students clapping at Commencement

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Graduating students at Penn State Lehigh Valley celebrate their accomplishments at commencement, which was held at ArtsQuest, Bethlehem.

Kulkarni and Franklin

Penn State Harrisburg spring 2017 commencement

Penn State Harrisburg Chancellor Mukund Kulkarni and Penn State head football coach James Franklin, who served as spring 2017 commencement keynote speaker, are Instagram ready right before the ceremony.  For more photos from commencement, visit  https://www.flickr.com/photos/penn-state-harrisburg/sets/72157683575221785/page1. 

Joseph Longobardi

Planning ahead: Brandywine IST majors discuss benefits of interning early

Joseph Longobardi and Tisa Huynh, Penn State Brandywine seniors studying information sciences and technology, got a head start on their internship requirements. Today, they’re reaping the benefits of their foresight and face promising careers after graduation.

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