Impact

Jazz for Young People

Musicians associated with Jazz at Lincoln Center’s “Jazz for Young People” program recently visited schools throughout central Pennsylvania to present the educational concert “Let Freedom Swing.” The musicians combined American history with live music to provide an interactive experience grounded in the truest form of American artist democracy: jazz.

Bridging the gap between community and University through digital fluency

Faculty and staff at Penn State continue to go above and beyond the classroom to transform education, bridging the gap between the University and its surrounding communities. In the increasingly ubiquitous and changing world of technology, faculty are preparing students to move beyond digital literacy — the understanding of how to use the tools — to how they can achieve digital fluency.