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Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host EdCamp
Harrisburg on Saturday, November 12, 2011.

Harrisburg, PA, July 12, 2011 - Harrisburg University of Science and
Technology will host EdCamp Harrisburg on Saturday, November 12,
2011. The free day-long event will be filled with open, participatory
events, discussions, and workshops where presentation content is
provided by the participants rather than chosen speakers.

Entry is limited to the first 200 signups. The concept is simple. EdCamps
are not your typical education conference. EdCamps are run by local
teachers who want to informally spark discussion and learn new ideas
from one another. There are so many benefits to attending: free
admission, meet other teachers in your area, network, a flexible agenda,
and so much more!

This unconference is for all involved in education: teachers, students,
parents, professors, administrators and all who have a passion for
education in today’s world.

To register or learn more about EdCamp Harrisburg, visit online at

You can literally take planes, trains and automobiles to EdCamp
Harrisburg. The University’s location in downtown Harrisburg is near
Interstates 83 and 81 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike, making it an easy
drive to the University from any of Pennsylvania’s major cities. And it’s
only a two-hour drive from the University to Baltimore, Washington, DC
or Philadelphia. The Amtrak Passenger Train Station and Greyhound
Bus Station are one block from our location. And the Harrisburg
International Airport is only nine miles from the University.

Harrisburg University is located at 326 Market Street in Harrisburg.
Free parking is available on the street. Additionally, parking is available
in the Harrisburg Parking Authority operated garage accessible via
Fourth Street. Cost for parking in the garage is $5.00 for 0-2 hours.
Kiosk for parking accepts cash only. More information on parking rates
and directions to the University are found online at
Founded in 2001 to address Central Pennsylvania’s need for increased
opportunities for study leading to careers in science, technology,
engineering and math (STEM) fields, Harrisburg University is an
innovative and ambitious private institution that produces graduates
who provide increased competence and capacity in science and
technology disciplines to Pennsylvania and the nation. Harrisburg
University ensures institutional access for underrepresented students
and links learning and research to practical outcomes. As a private
University serving the public good, Harrisburg University remains the
only STEM-focused comprehensive university located between
Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

For more information on the University's demand-driven undergraduate,
graduate and certificate programs in applied science and technology
fields, call 717.901.5146 or email Connect@HarrisburgU.edu.

Steve Infanti
HU Communications
326 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101

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