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York Summer Institute addesses social justice and equity in education

Social Justice and Equity in Education, a weeklong course designed for education professionals, diversity specialists, guidance counselors, social workers, and more, is set for June 19-23 at Penn State York. Penn State York’s Summer Institute 2017 features Laura Roy, associate professor of literacy education at Penn State Harrisburg, and addresses the difficult subject of social justice in the classroom.
Spend a SUmmer Day York 2017

Spend a Summer Day York 2017

Penn State York's Spend a Summer Day program also features an evening option. Spend a Summer Evening is set for 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, and Spend a Summer Day for 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, July 25. The program is free and open to the public, and is an excellent way to learn more about opportunities at Penn State and see the York campus.

Teresa Cohen Award 2017

York faculty member honored with Teresa Cohen Mathematics Service Award

Joan Smeltzer, instructor in mathematics at Penn State York, has been named the recipient of the Teresa Cohen Mathematics Service Award for 2017. This is a University-wide award with two recipients, one at University Park and one at a Commonwealth Campus.
York Summer Institute

York Summer Institute

Educators can take advantage of weeklong graduate course this summer, Social Justice and Equity in Education, set for June 19-23 at Penn State York.  This course is designed to help prepare teachers, and others in related fields, to employ a culturally responsive lens by exploring social justice and equity across the curriculum.  Kathy Roy, associate professor of literacy education at Penn State Harrisburg and coordinator of the literary education program, is the course instructor.   The course features 10 breakout sessions and five nationally-known keynote speakers and presenters.

Teresa Cohen Award1 2017

Teresa Cohen Award1 2017

Joan Smeltzer, right, shows off the Teresa Cohen Mathematics Service Award for 2017, presented to her by Dr. Yuxi Zheng,

Teresa Cohen Award 2017

Teresa Cohen Award 2017

Yuzi Zheng, head of the department of mathematics at University Park, left, presents the Teresa Cohen Mathematics Service Award for 2017 to Joan Smeltzer, instructor  in mathematics at Penn State York. This is a University-wide award with two recipients, one at University Park and one at a Commonwealth Campus. 

York Summer Classes 2017

York Summer Classes 2017

There's a seat for you in Summer Session II beginning June 28, and there's also a seat beside the beautiful water feature on campus. Make this summer count with a class, and also relax a little.

York 2017 Commencement

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Kirsten McWilliams celebrates with friends and fellow Penn State York students following the commencement ceremony on Friday, May 5 in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) on campus.  McWilliams graduated with a bachelor of science in business and was a Graham Fellow.  She also already has a job!  Pictured left to right are Shawnee Hostetter, Kirsten McWilliams, Mary Inyang Cobham, Destinee Mateo, and Fabrizio Delgado Ramirez.

Psychology Graduates York 2017

Psychology Graduates York 2017

Samantha Lynn Crist and Daniel S. Skroly will make history at Penn State York when they become the first graduates in the psychology program offered at Penn State York.  Crist is earning the bachelor of science and Skroly will receive the bachelor of arts.  Commencement is at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 5 in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) on campus.   The ceremony is free and open to the public.

Alpha Sigma Lamdba Patrick Walters

York Alpha Sigma Lambda Patrick Walters

Annie Haines, area representative for continuing education and adult education coordinator at Penn State York, congratulates Patrick Stanton Walters, a Penn State York adult student majoring in science, on his accomplishments and induction into Alpha SIgma Lambda. Walters graduates at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 5, in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) on campus.

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