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20th Annual Community Reading Day

Apr 08, 2016 No Comments by

The 20th Annual Community Reading Day will take place this year on Thursday, April 28th in second grade classrooms throughout Wayne County. This program is unique in that all across Northeast Pennsylvania at 9:15 a.m., students will be …

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A Sold Out Crowd in 2015 Pushes The Business Plan Competition to Add New Innovative Challenge

Mar 01, 2016 No Comments by

A brand new addition to this year’s TecBridge Business Plan Competition is the Innovation Challenge, presented by Gibraltar Ventures, the Venture Capital Group of Prudential and TecBridge. The Innovation Challenge is an opportunity for student teams from the 14 regional …

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Joint Networking Event Focuses on Business Development

Feb 19, 2016 No Comments by

A business networking event hosted by the Pike and Wayne County Chambers, workforce and economic development agencies will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 4 to 7 PM at Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance, 92 Main Avenue (behind the Sunoco) …

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Entrepreneurs, Game Changers, and Big Thinkers Encouraged to Enter Annual Business Plan Competition

Feb 18, 2016 No Comments by

(SCRANTON, PA) - TecBridge, a regional organization that collaboratively strives to create and embrace entrepreneurial opportunities and is excited to announce the 2016 Business Plan Competition (BPC).   Entrepreneurs of all ages and levels are encouraged to enter the annual competition, …

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Penn State Hazleton names Kaitlyn Krasucki as Career Services Coordinator

Jan 21, 2016 No Comments by

Kaitlyn Krasucki has been hired as a career services coordinator at Penn State Hazleton, Chancellor Gary M. Lawler announced.

In her new position, she will provide career counseling to undergraduate students and alumni on topics including career exploration and planning, …

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Chemistry professor to deliver Mylar Giri Lecture at Penn State Hazleton

Jan 21, 2016 No Comments by

Andrew Murkin, associate professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University at Buffalo, will provide the address for the annual Mylar Giri Lecture in the Natural Sciences at Penn State Hazleton. The lecture, “Enzymatic Transition States: Nature’s Blueprints for …

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Is Now The Right Time to Start a Business? SBDC Provides Low-Cost Training

Jan 18, 2016 No Comments by

February 10th and March 9th, 2016 at The Stourbridge Project Business Incubator in Honesdale, PA.  The SBDC provides low-cost training and free individual consulting to help you determine if starting a business and creating your own employment opportunity is a …

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