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Math Options - Career Day

Students work hard during the annual School Challenge Contest.The Math Options Career Day is held every year early in May. The day's activities include challenge contests, workshops, an activity fair, and keynote presentations by women in careers as diverse as veterinary science, aerospace engineering, and the computer industry. Prizes are awarded for the school challenge contest winners and gifts are given to each participant.

Math Options - History

Opening activities of Math Options Career DayMath Options began at Penn State’s Abington (Philadelphia) Campus in 1991 under the corporate sponsorship of Bell of Pennsylvania in consultation with the Philadelphia Chapter of Women and Mathematics. The program has expanded across the state to many other Penn State locations and now serves more than 1,500 girls annually.

OSHA Hazard Communication Standard Training

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Hazard Communication Standard (HCS-2012) Training

This training will focus on new changes to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard that is bringing the United States into alignment with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), further improving safety and health protection for America's workers.

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