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First-year students present ideas to transform the Lehigh Valley campus

First-year students were challenged to reimagine spaces on campus through the Metamorphose project.
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Penn State blanketing the Commonwealth with entrepreneurial possibilities

With Penn State’s recent announcement of the next six communities to receive seed-grant funding through its Invent Penn State initiative, the University’s economic development effort has grown to include 13 hubs for innovation spread across Pennsylvania.
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Arts Project workshop series accepting registrations for spring sessions

The Arts Project at Penn State Lehigh Valley has announced its spring 2017 session options, which will be held from Jan. 16 to April 13. Workshops include Ceramics for Beginners, Drawing and Painting Design Fundamentals, Beginning Metals and Jewelry and Advanced Metals and Jewelry, and Introduction to 3D Design.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley students raise money for a classmate to travel abroad

The Penn State Lehigh Valley campus hosted "We Are ... One World and We Are ... Penn State Lehigh Valley,” a community-service project that came out of a class assignment for HDFS 287 Intercultural Community-Building taught by Sandy Kile, instructor in communication arts and sciences. The goal was to raise a total of $500 to put toward one Penn State Lehigh Valley student attending a spring 2017 short-term study abroad program.
Students fill bags of food

Penn State Lehigh Valley's annual Thanksgiving food drive feeds families in need

The annual Thanksgiving food drive at Penn State Lehigh Valley was such a success that after purchasing enough food to feed nearly 50 families the campus was able to donate more than $1,200 to the Sixth Street Shelter in Allentown.
Douglas Hochstetler

Penn State Lehigh Valley professor named a General Education Faculty Fellow

Douglas Hochstetler, professor of kinesiology at Penn State Lehigh Valley, is one of 16 faculty members representing various campuses, colleges, and General Education areas at Penn State to be named General Education Faculty Fellows.
Office for General Education

Sixteen faculty members named first General Education Faculty Fellows

Sixteen faculty members representing various campuses, colleges, and General Education areas at Penn State, have been named General Education Faculty Fellows. The General Education Faculty Fellows Program is a new initiative of the recently created Office for General Education.
Jeff Beckman

Penn State Lehigh Valley and Lehigh Valley LaunchBox host GEW events

Global Entrepreneurship Week is celebrated at the Lehigh Valley campus
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Lambda Pi Eta honor society donates holiday stockings to Soldiers’ Angels

The Lambda Pi Eta chapter at Penn State Lehigh Valley held a holiday stocking drive for soldiers overseas this holiday season. Donations and stuffed stockings will benefit Soldiers’ Angels in San Antonio, Texas.
Career Cafe panel

Lehigh Valley Blue and White Society, Business Society hold first Career Café

The Penn State Lehigh Valley Blue and White Society and the Business Society collaborated on the first annual Career Café on Nov. 15. Students, faculty and staff who attended the session learned how to sell themselves using resumes. The Career Café consisted of multiple panelists who offered advice on self-marketing and professional resume construction.