October 25, 2001
period set to begin on Nov. 1
annual Employee Benefits Division Open Enrollment period will occur from
Nov. 1 to 30.
of Penn State DuBois is closely
linked to that of its hometown
State DuBois is named for the founder of its hometown, John DuBois, a
lumber baron whose logging empire helped carve a thriving city out of
the forests of rural Clearfield County in the mid-1800s.
forever at University Park
changes to the Pollock Road entrance to University Park and traffic flow
on North Atherton Street will occur on Wednesday, Oct. 31.
expand Penn College
College of Technology and HON Industries Inc. have announced their intent
to complete a gift/purchase arrangement by which the college will acquire
HON's vacant Williamsport manufacturing facility adjacent to the main
campus and convert it for use by academic and work-force training programs.
for new EMS dean
University is seeking candidates for the position of dean of the College
of Earth and Mineral Sciences.
will hone staff skills
Human Resource Development Center is soliciting nominations for a new
professional development program that focuses on enhancing the comprehensive
skills of University administrative and staff assistants.
to Palmer Museum of Art
The Palmer Museum of Art has received a $112,500 general
operating support grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
new chemistry building
a continuing effort to upgrade facilities and equipment for scientific
instruction and research, University officials broke ground on Oct. 19
for a new chemistry building.