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Teaching Writing and Literacy Certificate offered at Penn State Lehigh Valley

The Lehigh Valley Writing Project will offer a specialist certificate in teaching writing and literacy for educators from all content areas this fall. The 15-credit postbaccalaureate program is designed to afford educators deep study in all aspects of teaching literacy.
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Teaching Writing and Literacy Certificate

The Lehigh Valley Writing Project will offer a specialist certificate in teaching writing and literacy for educators from all content areas this fall.

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Research about CHANCE Cuba wins top prize at Undergraduate Research Exhibition

Two Penn State students explored Cuban ecosystems while on the CHANCE Cuba program.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley professor honored as 2018 Woman of Influence

Nichola D. Gutgold, professor of communication arts and sciences at Penn State Lehigh Valley, was honored by Lehigh Valley Business as a 2018 Woman of Influence, alongside 27 other Lehigh Valley women.
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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.
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2018 graduate overcomes obstacles to earn degree and walk at graduation

Richard “Wes” Schlauch graduated with a degree in corporate communication on May 5 with 114 of his classmates from Penn State Lehigh Valley (PSU-LV) at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Schlauch processed in with fellow graduates, walked up the stage to get his diploma and walked out of the Musikfest Café with his classmates during the recessional.

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Penn State Lehigh Valley celebrates 115 graduates at spring commencement

Penn State Lehigh Valley held its annual commencement ceremony on May 5 at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. The campus awarded associate and bachelor’s degrees to 115 students. The featured speaker for the event was Kassie Hilgert, CEO and president of ArtsQuest and a 1997 Penn State alumna.
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Lehigh Valley graduate overcomes obstacles to earn degree and walk at graduation

Richard “Wes” Schlauch graduated with a degree in corporate communication on May 5 with 114 of his classmates from Penn State Lehigh Valley at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Schlauch processed in with fellow graduates, walked up the stage to get his diploma and walked out of the Musikfest Café with his classmates during the recessional. These achievements on their own are noteworthy, but they are even more impressive because Schlauch suffered a stroke in 2010 when he was 16 years old, six days after he had an accident playing hockey while attending The Hill School in Pottstown.
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Wes Schlauch with his adviser

Wes Schlauch hugged his faculty adviser Bob Wolfe, coordinator of the Corporate Communication program at PSU-LV, after graduating on May 5 at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem.

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Wes Schlauch with Chancellor Richardson

Wes Schlauch walked across the stage at the PSU-LV 2018 Commencement ceremony to receive his degree from Chancellor Tina Q. Richardson on May 5 at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem.

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