In the schools
State System Chancellor to visit Mansfield University
Dr. Dan Greenstein, the new chancellor of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education, will visit Mansfield University today. Dr. Greenstein is spending his early days on the job acquainting himself with the System and the 14 member universities. During his visit, Dr. Greenstein will be holding conversations with students, faculty, staff and other stakeholders.
The day will include an Open Forum from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Straughn Auditorium. All University parking locations will be available to the public for the forum.
Garner Behavior Services to present new program for school-age students
GBS Therapeutic’s Social Skills Club for children ages 8-12 will begin Tuesday. The program, running from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, runs 10 weeks. Seating is limited and registration is required.
Lock Haven University to host open house
LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University will host a seniors-only open house/instant decision day on Oct. 8. Registration will begin at 8:45 a.m. at the Parsons Union Building. High school seniors are encouraged to attend and learn more about what LHU has to offer.
Other dates open house events will be held throughout the semester include:
• 9 a.m. Saturday, October 20
• 9 a.m. Saturday, November 10
• 9 a.m. Saturday, November 17
During the program, students will learn more about their major, tour the campus, and enjoy a complimentary lunch in Bentley Dining Hall. At the conclusion of the event, students will have the opportunity to apply for a free and receive an on-the-spot admission decision.
To register for the open house, visit www.lockhaven.edu/visit or call 570-484-2027.
LHU student completes internship with the Williamsport Crosscutters
LOCK HAVEN — During the summer, Aleshia Robinson, a senior communication major with a concentration in advertising and management at Lock Haven University, completed an internship with the Williamsport Crosscutters minor league baseball team.
Her internship duties in Ticket Sales and Community Life, included assisting in tickets sales, working the front gate taking tickets, and handing out promotions during the games. Robinson’s internship also had her chaperoning the players to their appearances at various day camps, senior homes, and schools throughout the community.
Robinson said her favorite part about her internship was the people she had the opportunity to meet. “I made some great friends at the Crosscutters,” she said. “I feel that my internship will help me in my future career goals, because it really helped put into perspective what type of company I would like to work for in the future.”
Penn College Dental Hygiene Clinic offers care to community
The dental hygiene clinic at Pennsylvania College of Technology provides affordable preventive dental care to patrons from the surrounding community.
Services include cleanings, exams, sealants and X-rays. There is a cost. For more information, visit www.pct.edu/dentalclinic. To schedule an appointment, call 570-327-4500.