Feb 25, 2016

HACC News: Discover Green Technology, Come See 'Hooking Up With The Second City' at Live at Rose Lehrman and Join the 16th Annual Spring Job Fair

HARRISBURG, Pa. – HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, shares recent news and events with the community, including:
                    HACC’s Discover Green Technology Day Teaches Youth about Energy Conservation
Youth ages 7-12 are invited to learn green technology with a fun hands-on experiment during Discover Green Technology Day at HACC’s Midtown 2 – Evangelical Press Building on March 19, 2016, from 9 a.m.-noon.
Students will discuss water conservation and waste reduction while learning about methods of green energy including pedal, wind, water and solar power. They also will conduct a water purification experiment.
The cost is $49 per student. To register, call 717-780-2414 or go to the noncredit registration office (Room 317) in the temporary Welcome Center at the PSECU building on the corner of HACC’s Harrisburg Campus.
For more information, contact Kim Ketelsleger, at kaketels@hacc.edu or visit the website.
HACC’s Midtown 2 – Evangelical Press Building is located at 1500 N. Third St. Free parking is available. The inclement weather make-up day is March 26.
“Hooking Up With The Second City” Comes to HACC’s Live at Rose Lehrman
The Second City, the Chicago-based company known for giving Joan Rivers, Bill Murray, Tina Fey and Steve Carell their start in comedy, will perform at Live at Rose Lehrman on March 23, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. in the Rose Lehrman Arts Center on the Harrisburg Campus of HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College.
“Hooking Up With The Second City” uses sketches, songs and improv to make amusement out of missed connections, girls’ night out adventures and all the crazy things we do for love. This revue is a modern mix of romance, bitterness and everything in between.
Sponsors include the Harrisburg Jewish Community Center, the HACC Foundation and HACC’s Student Government Association. The media sponsor is abc27.
Limited seating is available. Tickets are $29 or $38 depending on seating location and can be purchased online at www.LiveatRoseLehrman.org. For more information, call 717-231-ROSE (7673).
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HACC’s Lancaster Campus to Host 16th Annual Spring Job Fair
Lancaster Campus of HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, is hosting its 16th annual job fair March 16-17, 2016, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. each day in the East Building on the campus, 1641 Old Philadelphia Pike. The job fair is open to HACC students, alumni and Lancaster area residents as well as the region’s employers.
During the two-day event, job seekers and career changers can meet with industry leaders and find out about jobs and internships while employers can meet individuals from Lancaster County to fill their open positions.
“Our job fair is a great opportunity for HACC students, alumni and members of the community. We traditionally have more than 60 employers throughout the two days, and free workshops will be offered each day,” said Lorie Sonnen, assistant director of career services at HACC’s Lancaster Campus.
Many employers offer on-the-spot interviews for full-time or part-time positions, entry-level or professional positions and internship and mentoring opportunities in a range of professions. Job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally and bring resumes in order to be prepared for on-the-spot interviews.
Employers can choose which day they want to participate based upon availability. The registration fee is $65 if received by March 4. After March 4, the cost is $85, if space allows.
For additional information, please visit hacc.edu/LancasterJobFair or contact Lorie Sonnen, assistant director of career services, at 717-358-2985 or llsonnen@hacc.edu.