March 21, 2002
and board rates
are set for 2002-03
D.C. -- The Board of Trustees approved room and board rates on March 15
for the 2002-2003 academic year. The new rates are effective for the 2002
fall semester at all of Penn State's residential campuses.
staff can be resources
for students who are in distress
sits crying quietly at the back of the classroom. A student's grades fall
dramatically over a short period of time. A student comes to office hours
to discuss matters other than course work.
pickles to pilots
to Penn State, oh my!
the late 19th century, the land on which Penn State Harrisburg presently
stands was known in Middletown as "the pickle farm."
MELD with diversity grant
project to help promote cultural diversity awareness on campus has received
a two-year, $250,000 grant from AT&T Foundation.
Rendell to visit campus
Edward Rendell, Democratic candidate for governor of Pennsylvania,
will make the University a stop on his campaign tour at the invitation
of faculty and staff.
discuss several reports
University Faculty Senate will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, in
112 Kern Graduate Building, University Park.
of arts-in-medicine project
Wikoff, president of the Society for the Arts in Healthcare and director
of the Healing and the Arts Program at the C. Everett Koop Institute and
Dartmouth Medical School, will visit the College of Medicine on March