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Wednesday, September 15, 2021


An iphone and tablet laying on a black padfolio. The iphone is plugged into a FuelRod charging device

Portable charging for mobile devices comes to University Park

Beginning this fall, Penn Staters’ mobile devices won’t be in danger of running out of battery power while they are on campus. Thanks to FuelRod portable charging system kiosks placed strategically at University Park, students, faculty and staff can power up wherever they are.  Full story

Fall 2021 DAV workshops

Libraries announces fall 2021 data analytics and visualization workshops

Beginning Sept. 24, Penn State University Libraries and the Cloud Services team at Penn State are offering a series of virtual workshops on data analytics and visualization. Sessions will highlight tools for business analytics (Power BI, Tableau) and cloud platforms for big data analytics (Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services).  Full story

head shot of 2021 impact award winner Stuart Selber

Submit 2022 Impact Award nominations

Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT) is searching for Penn State faculty who work at the intersection of technology and pedagogy to improve the classroom experience. Those who do can be nominated for the 2022 TLT Impact Award.  Full story