UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Division of Undergraduate Studies academic advisers Elena Galinova and Irma Giannetti recently authored a book titled “Advising International Chinese Students: Issues, Strategies and Practices” to educate the advising community about this special population and to contribute to discussions about related advising strategies and institutional reforms.
Nominations for the 2015 Shirley Hendrick Award, which is administered by the Commission for Adult Learners and recognizes a senior Penn State administrator who has significantly advanced efforts for adult learners at Penn State, will be accepted through Nov. 7. Nominations are open to administrators University-wide, including, but not limited to deans, associate and assistant deans, chancellors and directors.
On Monday, Nov. 17, members of the University community are invited to attend this year's Engaged Scholarship Expo to learn how out-of-classroom academic experiences can complement in-classroom learning. Attendees will hear about engaged scholarship projects already happening and learn about new projects in development. The event takes place 5:00–7:00 p.m. in the HUB-Robeson Center (Heritage Hall) at University Park.