News

Latest News from Invent Penn State

June 20 2019

Tax Credit Seminar attracts regional attention

Entrepreneurs, business leaders and government officials from across Clearfield, Jefferson and Elk counties attended a tax credit seminar on June 20. in the DEF Building at Penn State DuBois. The seminar was hosted by the North Central PA LaunchBox and the North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission.

June 18 2019

Heard on Campus: LaunchBox Ladies Speaker Series

Three Lehigh Valley LaunchBox grant recipients shared their journeys and actionable advice on June 6. Don’t miss the next LaunchBox Ladies event on Sept. 26!

June 17 2019

Penn State Hazleton, partners offering free youth entrepreneurship camp

The Penn State Hazleton LaunchBox will hold a summer camp designed to assist student entrepreneurs in getting their ideas off the ground and learning how to start a business. The Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Camp is being offered in conjunction with the Downtown Hazleton Alliance for Progress and other members of the Hazleton Innovation Collaborative.

June 03 2019

In Touch With Neil Sharkey

Outgoing Vice President for Research Neil Sharkey reflects on the success of Invent Penn State, the broad and deep excellence of Penn State’s research, and the need to sit back and just listen to good ideas from others.

May 30 2019

Community invited to New Kensington sustainability meeting

The reNew Kensington reConnect Meeting will provide insight into the current initiatives and resources available to business owners and community members of New Kensington.

May 23 2019

Economic revitalization: A collaborative effort underway in New Kensington

Backed by the resources of Invent Penn State’s statewide network of innovation hubs, Penn State New Kensington is partnering with Westmoreland County and the city of New Kensington to revive the community through research, education and entrepreneurship.

May 23 2019

Penn State Berks LaunchBox invites community to Tinker Tuesdays

The Berks LaunchBox will hold a series of open house events dubbed “Tinker Tuesdays” throughout the months of June and July, with the first scheduled for June 4.

May 22 2019

Two Penn State startups split $10,000 prize in local pitch competition

Seven technology startups pitched their business concepts to a panel of judges, with hopes of winning a cash prize of up to $10,000 from Ben Franklin Technology Partners, on May 21 at Innovation Park in State College.

May 20 2019

‘LaunchBox Ladies’: Female entrepreneurs to share personal journeys June 6

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox continues its educational event series focusing on the unique challenges and victories of female entrepreneurs called “LaunchBox Ladies: From Passion to Profit” with a program on Thursday, June 6.

Sign up

Sign up for the monthly Invent Penn State newsletter