Oct. 15 Barron Q&A seminar time changed

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The start time Penn State President Eric Barron’s next live webinar will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, to discuss the University’s ongoing response to the pandemic and other related topics. The event was previously slated to start at 4 p.m. Faculty and staff are encouraged to join online. 

This week’s webinar on Oct. 15 will be a Q&A format and will be accessible via Zoom at: While registration is not required in advance, faculty and staff members are asked to submit questions in advance using Google Forms at:  

Kelly Wolgast, director of the COVID-19 Operations Control Center, will join Barron as a moderator and provide additional perspective to the conversation. 

The live session has a maximum of 500 concurrent participants and the session will be recorded for later viewing. 

The webinar series is part of continued efforts by University leaders to share information and answer questions from the community throughout the pandemic, including through Penn State Today, virtual town halls and weekly faculty newsletters. 

For the latest updates and information on Penn State’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, including frequently asked questions and information specific for students, faculty and staff, visit


Last Updated October 15, 2020