There is still time to sign up for remaining seats in both a 10-week introductory sign language course, as well a 6-week intermediate class for those who would like to increase their sign language skills.
The deadline for submitting ideas to the BIG Idea Contest is fast approaching. All submissions must be made by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24. Ben Franklin Technology Partners and the North Central PA LaunchBox Powered by Penn State DuBois are holding this contest for aspiring entrepreneurs. The winning idea for a unique new product, service or business concept could be awarded up to $50,000.
A Basket Bingo Night is planned at Penn State DuBois to benefit THON, the Penn State Dance Marathon held each February to raise funds to help battle childhood cancer. Bingo Night is planned for 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20, in the Hiller Student Union.
The Penn State DuBois Lady Lion volleyball team hosted Penn State New Kensington on Sunday for a single match up of play. DuBois was just coming off of their tiring tri-match from the day before, but was ready for the new challenge.
Award-winning dance duo Jeff and Colleen Shirey bring their ?Salsa Pittsburgh? lecture and lesson to Penn State DuBois at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16, in the Hiller Student Union. This event is free and open to the public.
A national robotics competition for middle and high school students got underway at Penn State DuBois on Sept. 7. An official kickoff event for BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics took place on campus, with nine schools and nearly 200 students participating.
Longtime campus supporter Charles Snapp has made a $50,000 gift in support of the North Central PA LaunchBox Powered by Penn State DuBois. This gift will double thanks to a matching program offered by Penn State, resulting in the $100,000 Charles E. Snapp LaunchBox Endowment.
Penn State DuBois Softball coaching staff and players will host a softball clinic at Heindl Field in DuBois this fall. It is scheduled for 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, with a rain date of Sunday, Oct. 20. Parents and children are asked to arrive at noon in order to complete registration.
The 10th annual Penn State DuBois Golf Benefit is planned for Sept. 20 at the DuBois Country Club. There is still time to sign up teams for the four-person scramble. Registration and lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
?Positioning Your Business and Brand for Success in a Competitive Market? will be hosted by the North Central PA Launchbox and Ben Franklin Technology Partners via an online seminar through LaunchLINK. It is planned for 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 11 in Room 256 of the Swift Building at Penn State DuBois.
Penn State DuBois officially opened the 2019-20 academic year on Aug. 22 with the campus Convocation Ceremony and New Student Orientation. New students and their families were welcomed by Chancellor M. Scott McBride and other campus leaders during the ceremony in the campus gymnasium, where they also were introduced to faculty and staff.
Penn State students who commute to campus or live in on-campus apartments have a convenient option for grabbing a meal or a snack: the Commuter Meal Plan. The plan, which is charged to the student account, has recently been expanded to three levels and is now offered at additional Penn State locations.
This Fall Penn State DuBois Continuing and Community Education will offer both a 10-week introductory sign language course, as well a 6-week intermediate class for those who would like to increase their sign language skills or have specific needs for their job. They are also both Act 48 approved for continuing education credits for educators.