Proposals are now being accepted for presentations, workshops and posters for Penn State’s 14th annual Professional Development Conference on Academic Advising, scheduled to take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 11, at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, University Park. Proposals are due not later than May 15, and the submission form is available at http://www.dus.psu.edu/advisers/conf_proposals.html.
Penn State certificates can supplement or enhance existing degree programs, making them an effective option for students seeking credentials in specific areas. Though information about certificates appears in the Undergraduate Degree Programs Bulletin, a new categorized list by interest area is now available in the Undergraduate Advising Handbook.
On Tuesday, May 12, 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., in the HUB-Robeson Center, University Park, Penn State’s Commission for Adult Learners invites the University community to attend this year's Hendrick Best Practices for Adult Learners Conference, an annual one-day event showcasing best practices in support of adult learners. Registration is open until April 24, and the fee of $80.00 includes conference materials, light morning refreshments and lunch.