Abel Castro, Douglas C. Harmon, James Junkin, and Timothy L. Mussmon are new members of the Penn State Mont Alto Advisory Board for the 2019-20 academic year.
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Wilson College has committed $8,000 to the Greater Chambersburg Chamber Foundation to fund the 2019-2020 Leadership Franklin County (LFC) Youth Program.
Snoke is a creative, innovative teacher who embraces best practices and technology integration in her classroom.
Lesher will share his experience as NASA’s assistant administrator for technology utilization from 1964 to 1969.
Penn State Mont Alto Career Services will hold its fourth annual Career Closet in the Wiestling Student Center from Sept. 24 to 26, offering free professional clothing to Mont Alto students for interviews, internships, and job placement.
Plans are underway for a new $13 million allied health building at Penn State Mont Alto. The proposed facility will house the University’s nursing, physical therapist assistant and occupational therapy assistant programs.
A panel at Penn State Mont Alto discuss gender equality and the Constitution on Monday, Sept. 16th, 2019.
Dr. Dion Betts has a goal this month. It’s Literacy Month, so he wants to read to every Chambersburg Area School District kindergarten child, all 750 of them.
Local STEM students will benefit from a nearly $1 million National Science Foundation grant to Wilson College for a groundbreaking new program to recruit area students.
Dr. Lisa Schoenleber, CASHS assistant principal, published an article in the spring 2019 edition of the Pennsylvania Administrator Magazine entitled, “Creating Connections.”
Local residents want the focus in their schools shifted from buildings to children.
An art exhibition celebrating the 150-year history of Wilson College opens Wednesday, Sept. 4, in the Wilson library’s Sue Davison Cooley Gallery.
Local schools and students celebrated the first day of the 2019-20 school year in a very special way Thursday.
Local residents leaned something Thursday. Building a playground together is a lot of hard work, but lots of fun.
Chambersburg Area School District (CASD) will welcome teachers and staff in preparation for the start of the 2019-2020 school year.
Chambersburg Area Senior High School (CASHS) teacher Commander Bruce Apgar was recently recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of the American Legion as the 2019 Pennsylvania Educator of the Year.
On Thursday, July 18th, the Chambersburg Area School District (CASD) hosted an event to celebrate and highlight the achievement of 38 students who received a “5” score on one or more Advanced Placement (AP) exams and eight seniors who received full International Baccalaureate (IB) diplomas.
United Way of Franklin County is about halfway through its 7th annual Stuff the Bus drive to collect school supplies for local classrooms.
In a new special report released today, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Pennsylvania taxpayers are still spending tens of millions of dollars every year on the Keystone Exams, which have not been federally required for four years.
Based upon early successes, “The Art and Science of Human Flourishing” will be offered as a three-credit course at Penn State Mont Alto. The new course is the focus of a research study evaluating possible outcomes in increased student health and well-being.
Mount Aloysius College is proud to release the Dean’s List for Spring Semester, 2019. The Dean’s List is issued each semester.