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After-school program provides STEM learning through fun with robots

Every Thursday for the past six weeks, Dan Jackson, instructor in astronomy , physics and mathematics at Penn State Lehigh Valley, has been running a LEGO Robotics after-school program at Roosevelt Elementary School in the Allentown School District.
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Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
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Eleven Penn State students to present research to PA legislators on April 25

Undergraduate students representing seven of Penn State’s campuses will present their research to legislators at the 15th annual Undergraduate Research at the Capitol – Pennsylvania (URC-PA) conference, taking place at the Capitol Complex in Harrisburg on April 25.
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Office for General Education announces Integrative Studies Seed Grant awards

The Integrative Studies Seed Grant Program, offered through the Penn State Office for General Education, will support 71 different course development projects this summer. In response to the large volume of highly qualified proposals, the budget was generously increased by more than 50 percent by the Office of the Provost and the Office of Undergraduate Education.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley comes together to officially kick-off ‘All In’

The Penn State Lehigh Valley community came together on April 17 to officially kick-off the “All In at Penn State” campus initiative.
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New student club focuses on computer science

The Penn State Lehigh Valley Geek Squad is a new club to come to campus. The Geek Squad club focuses on computers and programming.
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New scholarship created to support Penn State Lehigh Valley students

Penn State Alumnus, Shane McGee, and his wife, Katelyn Powers, have provided the gift to create the Penn State Lehigh Valley McGee Scholarship, a scholarship in support of Penn State Lehigh Valley students.
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Lehigh Valley students picked for Smeal integrated master of accounting program

Three Penn State Lehigh Valley sophomores were recently accepted into the Smeal College of Business Integrated Undergraduate-Graduate Master of Accounting (MAcc) Program. The MAcc program gives students the work hours and tools to become a licensed CPA while earning an undergraduate degree.
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‘Financing College: Where’s the Money?’: The campus connection

It’s no secret that Penn State includes a network of campuses throughout the state of Pennsylvania, but incoming students may not be fully aware of all the financial benefits attending a campus other than University Park may afford.
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Journey to Penn State Lehigh Valley

Tracing the paths of two international students and how they arrived in Center Valley, Pennsylvania.

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