York College biology professor opens yarn store in downtown York

By Kendra Jones Joan carpenter, provider of instructional support in the biology department at York College, is excited to encourage a connection among both expert crafters and those beginning in yarn crafts. “Downtown York is so exciting, and it’s growing so fast,” said Carpenter. York college alumni and employees are helping downtown growth by opening small businesses; Carpenter is an example of that. Ewe and … Continue reading York College biology professor opens yarn store in downtown York

York College Habitat for Humanity held canning day

Blaise Diehl, Morgan Jones, Erin Konanez, Cara Anderson, Cami Salaverria and Angela Oppelt were canning on the corner of Springettsbury Avenue and South George street on December 9th, 2016. This is the organizations annual drive for funds to help allay the costs for travel to South Carolina. The trip will take place in the spring and will help rebuild homes in razed communities impacted by hurricanes. Photos by Blaise Diehl and Morgan Jones To donate … Continue reading York College Habitat for Humanity held canning day

York College helps organize event for campus sexual assault

By Austin Wolfe York College partnered with State Representative (and York College alumnus) Kevin Schreiber, First Lady Frances Wolf, the Pennsylvania Commission for Women, It’s On Us PA and the YWCA of York for a screening and panel discussion of Kirby Dick’s documentary, “The Hunting Ground” on Wednesday, Oct. 19. The event, hosted at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center in downtown York, aimed to raise … Continue reading York College helps organize event for campus sexual assault