Kassie Hilgert poses in front of her bookshelf

Blazer of trails, taker of risks

PSU-LV 2018 commencement speaker, Kassie Hilgert, took a nontraditional path while attending PSU, allowing her to work full-time as she finished up her senior year. Now as President and CEO of ArtsQuest, it’s clear her choices set her up for success.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley announces fall 2018 professional certificate offerings

The fall 2018 professional development offerings at Penn State Lehigh Valley include Project Management and PayTrain courses.
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High school art students to be featured in Lehigh Valley Community Gallery

The work of visual art majors at the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts will be featured Aug. 29 to Oct. 13 in the Community Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley.
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College students may face pressures from opioid epidemic's secondary effects

Even college students who are not directly suffering from opioid abuse and addiction may be caught up in secondary effects from the epidemic. A team of Penn State Lehigh Valley researchers found that about one in five college students reported in a survey that they knew someone who was addicted to pain medications, and nearly a third said they knew somebody who overdosed on painkillers or heroin. This may cause worry and anxiety above and beyond the typical financial and academic stress that college students face, the researchers added.
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New course gives students the power to create VR worlds

A new class at being offered this fall at Penn State Lehigh Valley and Penn State Schuylkill is a video gamer's dream — or just the perfect thing if you have ever wanted to design your own virtual realm.

Annual Berkey Creamery ice cream sale underway

Those interested in ordering from this year's Penn State Lehigh Valley Alumni Society ice cream sale can choose from 14 flavors of Berkey Creamery ice cream.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley Night at Coca-Cola Park

Join the Nittany Lion and Penn State fans at Coca-Cola Park on Aug. 24 for Penn State Lehigh Valley Night.
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Arts Project workshop series accepting registrations for fall sessions

The Arts Project at Penn State Lehigh Valley allows interested community members to take noncredit arts classes in various areas and at various levels.