March 23, 2000......Volume 29, Issue 28


Search the contents of the Intercom archives and
news releases issued by the Department of Public Information.

Keyword search: Penn State Internet

Top stories

New recreation program is helping individuals overcome obstacles
Since childhood, Colleen Spencer has relied on her wheelchair to take her from place to place. Born with severe cerebral palsy, a condition resulting from damage to the motor areas of her brain which control her body movement and posture -- Colleen hasn't known the pleasures of standing freely, a brisk morning walk or the exhilaration of a run. .

E-commerce Center opens at Harrisburg
Standing in a state-of-the-art e-commerce computer lab, Gov. Tom Ridge on Monday led a "virtual" ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new 'E-commerce Center for Excellence' -- a joint effort of Microsoft, Penn State and the Commonwealth. The center will provide a resource for educating Pennsylvanians on the latest trends in e-commerce and the benefits of doing business over the Internet.

Room and board rates get nod from Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees approved 2000-2001 room and board rates at University Park and other Penn State campuses. The new rates will go into effect this fall semester. .

 

For more news and features, click here.


Digital Intercom is produced in the Office of University Relations at The Pennsylvania State University.
This site was developed by Annemarie Mountz.
This page was updated by Chris Koleno.

Intercom archives Intercom deadlines Intercom links Penn State calendars Intercom arts briefs Intercom news