Young Professionals

Sep 9, 2022

E-town College gets $1.2M grant to redesign engineering education

Elizabethtown College was recently awarded a $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to launch the Center for Equity and Sustainability in Engineering, in partnership with Vermont’s Greenway Institute.

Sep 9, 2022

Partnership offers students ability to complete law degree in six years

East Stroudsburg University and Widener Law Commonwealth finalized a partnership Thursday to offer students the opportunity to complete their undergraduate and law degrees in six years. 

Elizabethtown College Campus in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.
Sep 6, 2022

E-town grad school to offer certificate focused on family business

Starting Oct. 17, Elizabethtown College's School for Graduate and Professional Studies will launch a Family Business Graduate and Entrepreneurship Certificate.

Aug 23, 2022

Grants available to train youth for agricultural jobs

The state Department of Agriculture is looking for applicants for $500,000 in PA Farm Bill Agriculture & Youth Grants for programs aimed at preparing youth for agricultural jobs. 

Jul 1, 2022

Potential federal bill includes retirement provisions for young workers 

As saving for retirement becomes more challenging or less of a priority for many workers across the country, a provision in the SECURE Act 2.0 will help make effective retirement contributions a reality for many younger workers. 

Jun 14, 2022

Penn State Berks grad turns love of camping into new business

It’s a Monday morning and Nathan Bonslaver is going camping. 

Jun 13, 2022

Camp Hill events planner wins pitch competition 

 The owner of a Camp Hill business that plans corporate meetings and conferences, weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, graduation parties and more won the $8,000 grand prize in the pitch competition held June 9 to culminate the first Capital Region Multicultural Small Business Innovation Lab, sponsored by M&T Bank.  

May 16, 2022

Eleven Oaks Farms opens retail store to offer local products that enhance its Wagyu beef

A Cumberland County farm family that raises Wagyu beef counts on its quality standards and work ethic to meet the public’s needs. That work ethic is now pointing the Shuster family to join with other local small businesses to bring high quality products to one shop at the family’s Eleven Oaks Farms, Newville. 

Apr 11, 2022

Two local CPAs prepare for the Boston Marathon

The 2022 tax season is nearing its end, meaning that accounting firms will begin to empty as staff earn a much-needed break from extended hours and crunch time leading up to Tax Day on April 18th.

Apr 11, 2022

The Downtown Hershey Association names new executive director

The Downtown Hershey Association (DHA) has appointed Melissa Miller as its new executive director. 

Mar 31, 2022

Construction industry reaches into middle schools for future employees

More than 40 volunteers from commercial construction companies introduced middle schoolers to the various careers open to them during a hands-on learning day. 

Mar 10, 2022

KCA Top Young Leader thrives as woman in construction field

This week, Sarah Knehr was named the 2021 KCA Top Young Leader by Keystone Contractors Association.