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Campers in front of Phoebe Home

Teen Summer Pathway Program: Be the Change visited Phoebe Home

Campers engaged residents of Phoebe Home in Allentown at their annual summer picnic last week.

Two students in front of Lion Shrine

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.
Student posing at his internship at PPL.

IST intern, Akash Kaneria

Akash Kaneria, a sophomore information sciences and technology major at Penn State Lehigh Valley, interned at PPL in Allentown. "This internship makes it easier to understand what I am learning in classes because now I have a real example to compare it to," said Kaneria.

Ethan Vasquez Penn State Lehigh Valley

Invent Penn State innovation hubs connect startups with student talent

New innovation hubs in 13 Penn State campus communities are successfully supporting early-stage startups. In the process, they have discovered an unanticipated benefit to the program: an abundant source of hands-on student internships that enhance success for startups and students.
Jeff Beckman

Penn State Lehigh Valley and Lehigh Valley LaunchBox host GEW events

Global Entrepreneurship Week is celebrated at the Lehigh Valley campus
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.
Jordan Young poses on the Liberty High School football field

Penn State Lehigh Valley senior bonds with Liberty athletes during internship

Read about senior RHS student Jordan Young and the impact he is making in his internship. The story was recently featured in The Morning Call. (Photo: Addison George/The Morning Call)
Jordan Young poses on the Liberty High School football field

Jordan Young at Liberty High School

Penn State Lehigh Valley senior Jordan Young, a Freedom High School graduate, is currently interning in Liberty High School's athletic department. Young will graduate in the spring with a rehabilitation and human services degree.

Female student stood near her research project poster

Making the most of the experience

Health policy and administration student Stephanie Bernal shares her experiences and successes from her internship this summer.

Project Management Certificate

Take your career to the next level with a Project Management Certificate from Penn State. Penn State is a Project Management Institute (PMI) Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.).