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SHRM certificate

Local professionals have the opportunity to study for a certification exam in human resources.

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Lehigh Valley Communication Society hosts second annual Communication Day

The Penn State Lehigh Valley Communication Society hosted its second annual Communication Day conference on Feb. 27, where attendees learned the importance of ethical reasoning in media.
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Communication Day 2018: Bill Coletti

Students listened to a presentation from Bill Coletti, author of Critical Moments, CEO and founder of Kith Consulting at Communication Day 2018 held at the Lehigh Valley campus.

PSU-LV visits Lutron

PSU-LV students along with Chris Landino, director of academic advising and career services, visited Lutron on February 16 for a tour and the chance to network with some of the line managers.

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Students and employers network during Career Expo & Networking Event

Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo & Networking Event took place at Penn State Lehigh Valley’s campus on Oct 17.
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PSU-LV Career Expo & Networking Event held Oct. 17

Students got more information on internship and career opportunities with top employers from across the state.

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PSU-LV Career Expo & Networking Event

Students and employers mingle during Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo hosted by Penn State Lehigh Valley.

Internship Spotlight: Jason Shapiro

Sophomore Jason Shapiro talks about our closely-knit campus allowing him to turn his Air Force background into an internship, and eventually a part-time job at Lehigh Valley International Airport.

Internship spotlight: Jensen Vieczorek

Corporate Communication Senior, Jensen Vieczorek, was able to take all her experience in the classroom to her internship at PPL.

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Photo of the Week: IST student intern, Robert Medina

Robert Medina, senior Information Sciences and Technology student at Penn State Lehigh Valley, interned recently at Fisher Clinical Services."The knowledge and skills I learned throughout my courses provided me a foundation for success during my internship," said Medina. "This experience allowed me to take away an understanding of real life daily issues that I can expect to confront in full-time Information Technology employment."