Events Calendar

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

October 2020


Penn State World Campus Student Leadership Conference

Monday, October 26, 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, October 27, 2020 (All day)
Attend this year's Student Leadership Conference, held virtually for 2020! Registration is free to all Penn State World Campus students.

Failing at Being Disabled - A Conversation with Susan Robinson '94

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EDT
Susan Robinson ‘94, joins us for a candid conversation about disabilities as we celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

Virtual Cafe: Pumpkin Carving

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
Take a study break and show your Penn State pride during the Halloween season.

Virtual Jump Start Your Job Search Workshop

Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm EDT
This event is an interactive day of information and ideas to provide help and hope in your job transition and career.

November 2020


Stress Management 104: Affirmations and Action Planning

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm EST
This program is designed to guide you through understanding stress and how it affects you, identifying what causes you stress and learning how to manage it. In this session, you will create an affirmation and action plan to reduce stress and participate in a loving kindness meditation.

Rock Your Profile for Graduate Students

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm EST
In this session, you will learn best practice recommendations for building an all-star profile that tells your professional story as a graduate student.

Career Exploration Series: Add This to Your Resume

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm EST
Join employer panelists to gain real-world applications of key career skills they highlight during this webinar.

Math Essentials Webinar

Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 7:00 pm EST
Attend an informational webinar to learn more about Math Essentials. The two-week Math Essentials course, which runs April 10-24, 2020, is for students scheduled for Math 4, 21, and 22 for the upcoming semester.

All About Lion Link

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EST
This workshop will walk you through setting up a Lion Link account, connecting to Penn State alumni, and expanding your network.

Virtual Turkey Trot 5k

Friday, November 20, 2020 (All day) to Sunday, November 29, 2020 (All day)
The Virtual Turkey Trot is a 5K event which student can compete in, and complete to their own pace. This event will be an opportunity for Penn State World Campus students to connect asynchronously and share through a common event.