Steelworker for the Future news conference canceled

The news conference launching the Steelworker for the Future program in Central Pennsylvania, set for Thursday, Jan. 26 at 2 p.m. at Penn State York has been
cancelled due to a conflict with the memorial service being held for the late Coach Joe Paterno.

A news release and other information concerning this partnership between Penn State Harrisburg, Penn State York, ArcelorMittal Steelton, and United Steelworkers Local 1688 will released on Monday, Jan. 30. The Steelworker for the Future is an associate degree program, along with advanced industrial credit certificates, designed to help prepare students for high-tech, well-paying careers in the steel or manufacturing industry.

For additional information concerning this unique collaboration between industry and academia, contact Barbara Dennis at Penn State York, 717-771-4128 or bhd5@psu.edu; Yvonne Harhigh, Penn State Harrisburg, 717-771-4029 or yih101@psu.edu; or Mary Beth Holdford, ArcelorMittal, 330-659-9121 or marybeth.holdford@arcelormittal.com.

Last Updated January 26, 2012