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Summer Institute York 2017

Summer Technology Institute at Penn State York focuses on teacher leadership

School is out for summer, but that doesn’t mean that teachers are just on vacation. Heart of Teaching: Instructional Practices for Teachers (EDCU 497), a weeklong graduate course, is being offered from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 9-13 at Penn State York. The class will be held in the Community Room of the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center on campus.
Christine McKinley

Christine McKinley 2018

Christine McKinley, mechanical engineer, musician, television celebrity, and author, will share her story, which includes a love of physics, with seventh grade girls taking part in the Pathways to Your Future:  Exploring STEAM Careers program at Penn State York.

Pathways Squid Workshop

Pathways Squid Workshop

This workshop really stinks! "Marine Science Explorations: How is a Squid Able to Survive in the Ocean" is one of the most popular, and smelliest, workshops offered at "Pathways to Your Future: Exploring STEAM Careers" at Penn State York. The seventh-grade girls involved in this career-awareness program can attend three workshops and learn more about opportunities in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. Penn State York has been offering this program for 22 years. This year's program is set for May 11.

Lance Strate 2018

Lance Strate to share thoughts on media ecology and its impact on the world

“Amusing, Informing, and Amazing Ourselves to Death: Contemplating the Technological Tempest of our Times,” will be the topic when Lance Strate, a media ecologist from New York's Fordham University, speaks on March 14 at Penn State York. This free presentation, set for noon in the Community Room of the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center, is open to the public.
Lance Strate 2018

Lance Strate 2018

Lance Strate, a media ecologist from Fordham University, will speak at noon March 14 at Penn State York. Strate's presentation, "Amusing, Informing, and Amazing Ourselves to Death: Contemplating the Technological Tempest of the Time," will be held in the community room of the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center, and is open to the public.

FTC 2018 Winning Alliance

FTC 2018 Winning Alliance

The excitement built during the final match of the First Tech Challenge (FTC) South Central PA Regional Qualifier at Penn State York on Saturday, Jan. 17.  The winning alliance was comprised of three teams -- The Giant Diencephalic BrainSTEM Robotics Team (8393), from Baden, Pennsylvania; The Substantial Monocephalic BrainSTEM Robotics Team (6931), from Baden, Pennsylvania; and Tech Spark (10333), from York, Pennsylvania.

Robotics Competition 2017

Robots set for action Jan. 27 at Penn State York

First Relic Recovery is the name of the game when 36 teams of middle and high school students from across Pennsylvania participate in the FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) South Central PA Regional Qualifier, robotics competition, from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at Penn State York.
Robotics Competition 2017

York FTC Robotics 2017

Robots will fill the gym in the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center at Penn State York on Saturday, Jan. 27 when the campus again hosts the  FTC South Central PA Regional Qualifier robotics competition.  Thirty-six teams of middle and high school students will spend the day competing and playing the game First Relic Recovery.  The competition is open to the public for viewing with opening ceremonies at 10:45 a.m.

York Invent Penn State Ribbon-Cutting

Ribbon-cutting signals the partnership and successful first year of Penn State York's innovation hub funded by Invent Penn State.  Standing in front of an image of the building that houses Working Class, a makerspace in downtown York, Penn State President Eric Barron cuts a ribbon to celebrate the launch of the partnership with Penn State York.

Trisha Prabhu

Trisha Prabhu

Trisha Prabhu, a 16-year-old tech innovator, social entrepreneur, advocate, and inventor of ReThink, an app to help prevent cyberbullying, is the special speaker at Pathways to Your Future Exploring STEAM Careers at Penn State York. She has been named the WebMD Hero of the Year for 2016 and appeared on "Shark Tank" and rceived a joint offer from Mark Cuban and Lori Greiner

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