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Application period open for Practical Nursing Program

Penn State Lehigh Valley is now accepting applications for its practical nursing program. The practical nursing certificate program is an 18-month evening and weekend certificate program, which prepares students both academically and clinically for the NCLEX-PN licensure exam. Deadline to apply to the program is May 12.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley announces 2017 summer camp lineup

Penn State Lehigh Valley has announced its lineup of one-week, half-day youth camps to run from July 10-14. Camp offerings include writing, visual arts, LEGO engineering, math, biology, computer programming, video production and swimming camps. The popular Musikfest Video camp is back for its third year, along with new Teen Summer Pathway Programs.
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Two students receive awards from fellow classmates to travel abroad

Both students traveled for Puerto Rico over spring break for short-term study-abroad program.
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University Laureate to visit Penn State Lehigh Valley

Penn State Lehigh Valley will welcome the University’s 2016-17 Laureate, Rebecca Strzelec, professor of visual arts and program coordinator of visual arts studies at Penn State Altoona, and renowned jewelry artist, as she addresses creative problem-solving in a special talk on April 12.
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Lion Up for Hunger event aims to 'Fill the Truck' with needed donations

The Lehigh Valley Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association is hosting this event as part of an Alumni Food Drive Challenge.
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Lehigh Valley students have global educational experience this spring break

Three short-term study abroad programs showed Penn State Lehigh Valley students the world.
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Mini-Days of Caring program offers alternative spring break option

Penn State Lehigh Valley students spent the week of spring break volunteering across the Lehigh Valley through the Mini-Days of Caring program organized by the Office of Student Affairs.

Lehigh Valley CHANCE accepting student applications for summer Cuba program

Penn State Lehigh Valley’s CHANCE program is accepting applications for its spring and summer 2017 program, which includes travel to Cuba. The application deadline is April 10.
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Girl Scouts to honor Penn State Lehigh Valley chancellor

Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania is hosting its annual Take the Lead Lehigh Valley event, where it will recognize four distinguished women from the community, including Penn State Lehigh Valley Chancellor Tina Q. Richardson.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley women’s basketball team finishes historic season

Penn State Lehigh Valley's women's basketball team finished a historic year with a 21-4 record, the best in campus history.