Penn State York’s new Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center offers students a better place to gather, study, eat, work out, have fun in-between classes, and engage with other members of the campus community.
Educational and fun activities related to neuroscience, mental health, psychology, and learning are set for Wednesday, April 5 when Penn State York celebrates Brain Awareness Day. The event, from 12-1:30 p.m., in the Conference Center of the Main Classroom Building, is free and open to the public.
Mana Polynesia brings their exciting dances to Penn State York’s Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4, and closes out the campus’ free cultural series. The group will perform an array of traditional and contemporary South Pacific dances from Hawaii and other paradise islands of the Polynesian triangle, including Tonga, Tahiti, New Zealand, Fiji and the Samoas.
“Lest we forget.” These are words that continue to hold great meaning for students in the Penn State York Council on Family Relations (PSY-CFR) Club as they prepare for the sixth annual candlelight vigil for child abuse awareness set for March 30.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Penn State York has received a $6,000 grant from the York County Community Foundation’s Hahn Home Fund for Embracing Aging to support its Founders’ Lecture. The program, set for Wednesday, May 3 at Penn State York, features Ashton Applewhite, author of “This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism.”
It’s never too early to think about summer classes at Penn State York, as registration is underway now. Two six-week sessions offer students the opportunity to take day, evening or online classes. Some classes may also combine online with face-to-face instruction.
Don’t be an April fool — plan to attend the Penn State York Spring Open House, set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 1 at the campus. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center.
Networking is the key when it comes to finding a job that ultimately leads to a career. Penn State York students and alumni who graduated in the past five years have the opportunity to network with business professionals, many of whom are Penn State alumni, in a variety of career fields, during the annual career networking event March 30.
Teachers and others in the education field can learn more about the Master of Education in Teaching and Curriculum, graduate courses, certificate options, and summer institutes for educators offered at Penn State York during the Graduate Program Open House on March 30.