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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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Grant to PSU-LV supports Teen Entrepreneurship Summer Challenge

Penn State Lehigh Valley has received a $5,000 grant from the PPL Foundation for its Lehigh Valley LaunchBox Teen Entrepreneurship Summer Challenge.
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PPL check presentation

Carol Obando-Derstine, regional affairs director for PPL Electric Utilities, presented a $5,000 grant to Tina Q. Richardson, chancellor of Penn State Lehigh Valley and Mike Krajsa, faculty liaison of Lehigh Valley LaunchBox for Lehigh Valley LaunchBox's Teen Entrepreneurship Summer Challenge.

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Lehigh Valley student elected as student senator in University Faculty Senate

Matthew Clifford is the third Penn State Lehigh Valley student to hold this honor.

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox recipient: Get2Greater

One of the Lehigh Valley LaunchBox grant recipients, Get2Greater, is featured. Get2Greater is an app development that will allow nonprofit organizations to collect, organize, view and share data.

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Fourth place team from Penn State Lehigh Valley

Felisa Del Carmen Preciado, administrative fellow for the office of the Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses and clinical associate professor of supply chain management at the Smeal College of Business; one of the Penn State Lehigh Valley teams: Muhammed Sheikh, Samuel Johnson, Kristen Swantek and Marena Trauger; and club adviser Mike Krajsa, instructor in marketing and management at Penn State Lehigh Valley celebrated the team's fourth place finish in the Deloitte Case Competition.

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Students who competed in Deloitte Case Competition

A group of 12 first-year and sophomore Penn State Lehigh Valley students, who are all members of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Society, represented three of the 15 teams chosen to compete out of 26 total teams that applied for the Deloitte Case Competition, held Feb. 1 to 3 at University Park. Club Adviser Mike Krajsa (left, back row) posed with the students after the competition.

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First-year students present ideas to transform the Lehigh Valley campus

First-year students were challenged to reimagine spaces on campus through the Metamorphose project.
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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.
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Local entrepreneurs launch startup for personalized funeral urns

Penn State Lehigh Valley's Lehigh Valley LaunchBox hosted Meet & Greet event for area entrepreneurs.