Events Calendar

Stay up-to-date with social and academic events that let you connect with faculty, staff, and fellow students.

February 2019


Virtual Book Club

Monday, February 4, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, March 31, 2019 (All day)
Penn State World Campus Virtual Book Club is a program designed to provide a shared experience among new students who read the same book and engage with each other in a dialogue about the concepts introduced.

Saving and Investing

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
This webinar will give you the basic knowledge to make informed decisions about how to proceed with your saving and investing plans.

March 2019


Speaking Event: Author Bryan Stevenson

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EDT
The Rock Ethics Institute's 2019 Richard D. Lippin Lecture in Ethics, in partnership with the Student Programming Association Distinguished Speaker Series, will feature award-winning author and lawyer Bryan Stevenson on March 20, 2019, in Penn State’s Eisenhower Auditorium and available via live-stream. Stevenson is one of the leading Civil Rights voices alive today and author of the New York Times bestseller Just Mercy.

April 2019


Mortgage and Home Buying Tips

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Being financially literate is important for adult learners to stay on track with their personal and educational goals. A big part of many adult learners' finances is ownership of a home. This webinar will provide you with step by step instructions on the financial process of owning a home and to equip you with the tips and ideas of how to make your search for your new home an enjoyable experience.

Hire Big 10 Plus Virtual Career Fair

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 9:00 am to 6:00 pm CDT
Students & alumni can meet employers live online in a virtual event.  It's an easy and efficient way to find full-time jobs, internships, and co-ops.

Learning About Your FICO Credit Score

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Financial literacy is integral to your success as an adult learner. One financial component that can be difficult to understand is your credit score, and how your finances affect it. This webinar will help you understand the FICO score, and how to build your score.

May 2019


Penn State World Campus Graduation Celebration

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
If you plan to graduate this semester, we invite you and your family to join us at our Graduation Celebration for Penn State World Campus graduates.