Penn State Scranton and Wilkes University’s collaborative Family Business Alliance recently hosted a webinar, “Diversity Circles: Why Are They Important?” Campus Coordinator of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Dharti Ray provided attendees with an overview of the Diversity Circles program and information on how local businesses could start their own versions.
The Penn State Scranton campus community gathered virtually on April 29 to hold its annual Student, Faculty and Staff Awards presentation, which recognizes academic excellence, service and scholarship.
Students, staff and faculty members turned out in The View Café for the annual Student Recognition Awards program honoring undergraduates who distinguished themselves through their campus involvement, academic rigor and community service during the academic year.
Penn State IT worked with the Office of Physical Plant to determine locations for adding wireless coverage at select parking lots across the campuses last summer. This allowed commuter students access to work safely between classes while following social distancing protocols.
Students involved in undergraduate research projects at Penn State Scranton and other regional University campuses and local universities had a chance to present their research projects during two annual academic events this month, both of which were held virtually due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.