UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State’s first annual college fair takes place on the University Park campus from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, in East Halls (Johnston Commons). The fair will offer prizes, giveaways and information about majors as well as opportunities for new students to begin thinking about ways to relate their interests to what they can study at Penn State.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Every semester the Division of Undergraduate Studies invites the Penn State community to lunchtime presentations featuring academic advising topics. These lunch-and-learn sessions provide opportunities for professional development, networking and advising discussions. No registration is necessary, and all faculty and staff members are welcome to attend and bring a lunch.
The Division of Undergraduate Studies will host Penn State’s fifth annual Business Majors Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, in 110 Business Building, for students interested in learning about University Park majors that focus on business.
Details and a preregistration form are available at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/busmaj14.
The 13th annual Professional Development Conference on Academic Advising will take place 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. This year’s theme highlights “Advising Smarter: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Applications for Student Success.”
Penn State President Eric Barron will give opening remarks, and during the noon hour, guest speaker Phil Gardner, director of Michigan State University’s Collegiate Employment Research Institute, will offer the keynote.