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Blazer of trails, taker of risks

PSU-LV 2018 commencement speaker, Kassie Hilgert, took a nontraditional path while attending PSU, allowing her to work full-time as she finished up her senior year. Now as President and CEO of ArtsQuest, it’s clear her choices set her up for success.
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Lehigh Valley men's and women's basketball qualify for PSUAC tournament

Both the Penn State Lehigh Valley men’s and women’s basketball teams qualified for the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) Tournament. There will be a send-off for the men's team at on Feb. 14 in Centre Hall for the campus community to cheer on the team before they head to the game.
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THON 2018 weekend begins Feb. 16

It's been a year-long whirlwind of fundraising and fun "for the kids," as Penn State's THON gears up for the grand finale — its dance marathon — beginning at 6 p.m. on Feb. 16 in the Bryce Jordan Center on the University Park campus. The year-long fundraising effort ends this weekend, but the endeavor is so much more than this final dance.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley to offer variety of summer courses for credit

Penn State Lehigh Valley has announced 43 different for-credit courses that will be available for online completion this summer. The options for summer courses include in-class and online.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley Writing Project hosts screening of ‘American Creed’

Penn State Lehigh Valley Writing Project is hosting a screening of "American Creed" at 6 p.m. on March 6 at the campus in Center Valley. The screening is free and family-friendly. An open-forum discussion will be held following the screening.
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Lehigh Valley alumnus Josh Nichols discusses gender transition with students

The Psychology Club hosted 80 Penn State Lehigh Valley students to hear Josh Nichols' journey.
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Support THON while celebrating Valentine’s Day

Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Bethlehem will host a THON third-party fundraiser on Feb. 14. The Valentine’s Day Glow Event is open to the public. Lasers, music and blacklight will transform the whole trampoline park into a crazy jumping dance club.
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CHANCE accepting student applications for summer Australia program

Some highlights of the CHANCE Australia program include research with the JCU Turtle Health Research Team on sea and freshwater turtle health and viral outbreaks, and participation in the Great Barrier Reef Monitoring Program, among other experiences.
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Athletics week in review at Penn State Lehigh Valley

Both men's and women's basketball teams at Penn State Lehigh Valley had big wins at the end of January.