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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. 

Pathways Cosmetics York

Pathways Cosmetics York

Seventh grade girls from 27 schools will gather at Penn State York for Pathways to Your Future Exploring STEAM Careers on Friday, May 12.  The program, in its twenty-first year, is a carer awareness program highlighting opportunities in science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM).  One of the most popular workshops at the event is The Science of Color in Cosmetics, where participants get to create their own color nail polish, and discover the science around it.

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.

Alpha Sigma Lamdba 2017

Alpha Sigma Lambda 2017

Penn State York adult students are inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda, and take part in saying the oath in front ot family and friends attending the ceremony on on Monday, May 1 at the campus.  Alpha SIgma Lambda is a national honor society that recognizes the unique achievements demonstrated by adult students in higher education programs. Penn State York began a chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda in 1991 to recognize the accomplishments of its growing adult student population. 

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