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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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Roosevelt Robotics after school program: two students

Fourth grader Matthew Miller (left) and fifth grader Julius Pyle (right) were partners working on programming a robot together during the LEGO Robotics after-school program run by Penn State Lehigh Valley at Roosevelt Elementary school in Allentown.

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Roosevelt Robotics after school program: class

Dan Jackson, instructor in astronomy, physics and mathematics at Penn State Lehigh Valley, teaches the LEGO Robotics after-school program at Roosevelt Elementary School in Allentown. He set up a race between four robots during class on Apr. 20.

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Roosevelt Robotics after school program: Miguel

Fourth grader Miguel Cordoro programmed his robot to laugh and spin during the LEGO Robotics after-school program run by Penn State Lehigh Valley at Roosevelt Elementary school in Allentown. 

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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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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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Penn State Lehigh Valley McGee Scholarship

Katelyn Powers (left) and Shane McGee (right) enjoyed the artist reception celebrating the new "Hubert Davis: Scenes of Pennsylvania" exhibit on April 6 in the Ronald K. De Long Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley. The couple have provided the gift to create the Penn State Lehigh Valley McGee Scholarship, which will support students at the Lehigh Valley campus.

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Walk a Mile

Male faculty, staff, alumni and students wore 4-inch red heels for a symbolic walk around campus to take a stand against sexual violence in 2015. This year's Walk a Mile march will take place on Monday, April 24. 

The Great American Clean-up of PA

Celebrate Earth Day by volunteering with CHANCE! Join our roadside cleanup taking place April 22.
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Matthew Clifford elected as student senator in University Faculty Senate

Matthew Clifford, first-year aerospace engineering major at Penn State Lehigh Valley, is the third student from the Lehigh Valley campus to serve as a student senator in the University Faculty Senate. 

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