LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
Jacqueline Whitling, chair of the Lock Haven University chemistry department, holds a plaque recognizing the American Chemical Societyís approval of the LHU Chemistry program. Standing next to her are David White, dean of the College of Arts and Science (left) and President Keith T. Miller (right). White presented the plaque during the LHU 2008 opening meeting on August 21 in Price Performance Center. ACS approval recognizes that the programís curriculum and facilities are in line with national standards, that the chemistry faculty are involved in their field, and that students in the program are receiving a quality education. Whitling accepted the plaque on behalf of the universityís chemistry faculty, who were applauded by their colleagues.