From the nation’s capital to the City of Angels, Kevin Mitra, a graduate of Penn State's class of 2016, has worked in some of the biggest and most exciting cities as a technology consultant for Deloitte.
Imagine a workplace that offers delicious food daily, open modern workspaces, visits from a sweet Labrador named Pot Roast and a rock-climbing wall. For two Penn State Lehigh Valley alumni, this is their everyday reality working at Factory LLC.
The summer 2020 Teen Entrepreneur Challenge at Penn State Lehigh Valley has been revamped into a virtual program. This entirely virtual program happening in July is for rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors.
Lehigh Valley LaunchBox is hosting a virtual educational events series showcasing how various business segments are pivoting and adapting in response to COVID-19. The series will focus on women entrepreneurs and how they are handling these challenges.
Penn State Lehigh Valley will begin offering its virtual summer 2020 project management certification course in June. This online course is designed to prepare local professionals for the Project Management Professional exam.
1975 alumnus and long-time Penn State Lehigh Valley supporter Steven Markowitz, president of Allen Organ Company, has pivoted from manufacturing musical organs to life-sustaining equipment in an effort to aid hospitals and first responders during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Penn State alumnus Mark Gruskin has expanded his estate gift for Penn State to a total of $3.5 million — a $1,077,000 increase from his previous commitment — with the majority of the new support going to Penn State Lehigh Valley, where he serves as an associate professor of finance and accounting.