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PSU-LV Giving Tuesday

Donations made during Giving Tuesday will go to the PSU-LV Scholarship fund in support of students who want to become Penn State Alumni and benefit from the power of a Penn State degree.

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Lehigh Valley's Thigpen retires as longest-standing director of academic affairs

Kenneth A. Thigpen, director of academic affairs at Penn State Lehigh Valley, has announced he will retire in December 2017 after more than nine years of service to the Lehigh Valley campus — and 35 years of total service to Penn State.
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Students and employers network during Career Expo & Networking Event

Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo & Networking Event took place at Penn State Lehigh Valley’s campus on Oct 17.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley promotes global educational experiences

The Penn State Lehigh Valley campus hosted a Global Programs Fair and dedicated new Global Engagement Space on Oct. 18.
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PSU-LV Global Programs fair 2017

More than 150 students, faculty and staff learned about multiple opportunities to study abroad while attending the Global Programs Fair on Oct. 18 at the Lehigh Valley campus. 

Group gathered in first-class airline seats for new campus space dedication

PSU-LV ribbon cutting of new campus space

A ribbon cutting was held on Oct. 18 to dedicate the new Global Engagement Space at Penn State Lehigh Valley. From left to right seated: Jamie Weaver, education abroad adviser, Global Programs Office at Penn State University; Neil Brown, assistant professor of geography and faculty engagement coordinator in education abroad, Global Programs Office at Penn State University; Penn State Lehigh Valley students from first-year seminar class; Kate Manni, assistant director of faculty-led programs and special initiatives, Global Programs Office at Penn State University; Tina Q. Richardson, chancellor of Penn State Lehigh Valley.

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Lehigh Valley's Jacqueline McLaughlin wins environmental education award

Jacqueline McLaughlin, associate professor of biology at Penn State Lehigh Valley, was recently recognized by the North American Association for Environmental Education. McLaughlin was honored with the Higher Education Educator of the Year Award, given to educators for promoting environmental education and utilizing the environment as a context for learning in their teaching.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley delivers new degree in biobehavioral health

Penn State Lehigh Valley is offering a bachelor of science in biobehavioral health as of this fall 2017. The program joins other four-year degrees in reflecting the needs of Lehigh Valley employers.
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BBH degree now at PSU-LV

The range of studies in the biobehavioral health degree program at Penn State Lehigh Valley prepares students for a variety of health science careers.

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PSU-LV Career Expo & Networking Event held Oct. 17

Students got more information on internship and career opportunities with top employers from across the state.