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  1. 2015 Spring Undergraduate Open House
    Formal program begins at 9:00 a.m.
    9:00 am — 2:00 pm
    Capital Union Building (CUB), Penn State Harrisburg

    Meet with faculty, staff, current students, and alumni! Tour the campus, including on-campus housing! Enjoy a complimentary lunch and Penn State Creamery ice cream! Learn more about the exciting opportunities at Penn State Harrisburg!

  2. Civil War Era Teaching Ball
    7:00 pm — 11:00 pm
    Capital Union Building (CUB), Penn State Harrisburg

    The purpose of the activity is to expose the social aspects of people's lives during the Civil War through the "teaching ball."

  3. SurveyMonkey Programming
    Center for Survey Research Spring Workshop
    10:00 am — 3:00 pm
    Church Hall, Penn State Harrisburg

    Join us for a hands-on workshop that will prepare you to collect reliable data with SurveyMonkey.

  4. Academic Perspectives
    "The West Coast Shipping Strikes and Supply Chain Issues"
    12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
    Gallery Lounge, Olmsted Building

    Moderated by: Richard Young, Ph.D., Professor of Supply Chain Management; School of Business Administration.

  5. Community Egg Hunt
    Sponsored by Lion Ambassadors
    5:00 pm — 6:00 pm
    Vartan Plaza

    This event will be held rain or shine and is open to all children 10 and under. A visit from the Nittany Lion will be a highlight of the hunt. 

  6. Jay Smar in concert!
    Folklore and Coal Mining Songs of the Northeast
    6:30 pm — 9:00 pm
    Morrison Gallery, Library

    For more information, contact Greg Crawford at 

  7. Faculty Seminar Series: Dr. Jeffrey Foreman
    12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
    Gallery Lounge, Olmsted Building

    "Visual Metaphors and Consumer Understanding of Prescription Drug Advertising Messages"

  8. Neil Leifert
    From Reitlinger to Browning, the Chroniclers of the Holocaust: The Historians Who Shaped the History of the Shoah
    12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
    Morrison Gallery, Library

    Neil H. Leifert is an adjunct professor of Holocaust Studies on campus  and has been the primary instructor of all Holocaust courses since 1999.