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Faculty Academy embarks on research projects to enhance academic environment
Penn State News, December 11, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A select cohort of faculty members at Penn State are in pursuit of dynamic models for student engagement, breaking through traditional classroom instruction and redefining the meaning of transformative education.
Student Engagement Expo highlights unique extracurricular opportunities
Penn State News, November 8, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Student engagement is like undertaking a mythic journey. As 2016-17 Penn State Laureate and Professor of Theatre Susan Russell said, “it begins with finding your why — your target penetrating four years of undergraduate study.” Russell was the keynote speaker during the 2017 Student Engagement Expo on Nov. 6, addressing an audience of more than 250 individuals eager to make their mark on the University and global community.
First Student Engagement Expo set for Nov. 6
Penn State News, November 1, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Student Engagement Network will host its first Student Engagement Expo starting at 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6, in the HUB-Robeson Center’s Art Alley at University Park. Students, faculty and staff, alumni, and community members are invited to learn more about the impact of student engagement and connect with others who are passionate about the topic.
Engagement Space launches as flagship of student engagement at Penn State
Penn State News, October 20, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Engagement Space, an extension of the Student Engagement Network, opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 9, in the HUB-Robeson Center—creating exciting new opportunities for Penn State students to expand their education beyond the classroom.
Photo Gallery: Engagement Space Launches in the HUB-Robeson Center at University Park
Penn State News, October 10, 2017
The Student Engagement Network’s Engagement Space opened on Monday, October 9 in the HUB-Robeson Center. Penn State students are invited to explore opportunities and chat to student interns to expand upon their experiential education.
Student Engagement Space Launches Monday
The Underground, October 9, 2017
Penn State’s Student Engagement Space, designed to promote student learning experiences outside of the classroom, will officially launch Monday, Oct. 9, giving students a place to “explore, plan, and obtain successful experiential learning opportunities that will empower them to grow beyond the classroom.”
New Student Engagement Center in the HUB Will Help Students Get Involved
The Daily Collegian, October 9, 2017
Living on a college campus as large as University Park can be intimidating — especially when it comes to getting involved. Beginning Monday, Oct. 9, the new Student Engagement Center will be in the HUB-Robeson Center to help students who do not know where to look when trying to find a niche during their time here at Penn State.
Engagement Space to Launch in HUB-Robeson Center
Penn State News, October 6, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Engagement Space, the first major initiative of the new Student Engagement Network, will open its doors on Monday, Oct. 9, on the first floor of the HUB-Robeson Center.
HUB Student Engagement Space Opening Monday
Onward State, October 5, 2017
The Student Engagement Space in the HUB (where Higher Grounds used to be) will officially open to the public on Monday as the first major initiative of the new Student Engagement Network. At the Engagement Space, student interns will help other students who visit find opportunities to increase their engagement and broaden their learning experiences.
Proposals Sought for Student Engagement Expo
Penn State News, September 20, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Student Engagement Network is hosting the first Student Engagement Expo in the HUB-Robeson Center on Monday, Nov. 6. Individual Penn State undergraduate students, or undergraduate student teams, participating in student engagement experiences are encouraged to submit proposals around the event’s theme, “Student Engagement — Find Your Why. Start Your Journey.”
Student Engagement Network Grant Program Application Open for Fall 2017
Penn State News, August 22, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Penn State Student Engagement Network is offering grant funding for students interested in expanding their undergraduate experience beyond the classroom. Grants of up to $3,000 are available to students who are interested in pursuing engagement experiences.
Student Engagement Network Making Strides in Program Development
Penn State News, July 24, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Over the last several months, the Student Engagement Network (SEN) has made significant progress in advancing the University’s strategic priority focusing on transforming education through student engagement.
Student Engagement Grant Applications Now Open for Summer and Fall 2017
Penn State News, April 10, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Penn State Student Engagement Network is offering grant funding for students interested in expanding their undergraduate experience beyond the classroom. Grants of up to $3,000 are available to students who are interested in pursuing experiential learning endeavors.
New Faculty Academy for Engaged Scholarship Seeks Proposals
Penn State News, January 26, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Student Engagement Network is announcing a call for proposals for the first cohort of the Faculty Academy for Engaged Scholarship. The academy will support faculty who wish to spend a portion of their time during the academic year developing research, scholarship, creative accomplishment, and/or programming (courses or curriculum) involving engaged scholarship.
New PubHub Website Helps Students Hone Research-Publishing Skills
Penn State News, December 6, 2016
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — For students struggling with writing manuscripts for refereed journals, or even those who just want to hone their research-writing skills, help has arrived in the form of more than 50 online learning modules, collectively called PubHub and made available last spring by the Penn State Council on Engaged Scholarship.
Zeman Named Director of New Student Engagement Network
Penn State News, November 16, 2016
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Mike Zeman, former director for Science Outreach in the Eberly College of Science, has been named director of the new Student Engagement Network, effective Nov. 7. The network, a joint initiative of Undergraduate Education, Student Affairs and Outreach and Online Education, will work to enhance curricular and co-curricular opportunities for Penn State undergraduate students through student engagement, engaged scholarship and community partnerships.