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Penn State Northeast Regional Thanksgiving Dinner

Penn State holds first Northeast Thanksgiving Dinner

Penn State students will have the opportunity to learn more about the Thanksgiving holiday and similar holidays around the world by attending the Penn State Northeast Regional Thanksgiving Dinner.
Actor Entrepreneur Tanya Wright

Actor, entrepreneur Tanya Wright opens GEW Penn State

Tanya Wright is best known for her roles as Crystal Burset in the Netflix original series "Orange is the New Black" and Deputy Kenya Jones on HBO’s "True Blood." Wright also appeared in CBS’s "The Good Wife" and "Madam Secretary." What many do not know is that she is also founder of HAIRiette, a hair care line for people of all ethnicities that she launched with help from Lehigh Valley LaunchBox.

Lehigh Valley to host Certified Recovery Specialist information session

An information session for the Certified Recovery Specialist Program will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Penn State Lehigh Valley Campus.
Three female students painting a barn

New Student Day of Service spent at Flint Hill Farm

15 new students volunteered at Flint Hill Farm Education Center Inc. to give back to the community and make new friends before the semester begun.
Three female students painting a barn

Painting at Flint Hill Farm

New students visited Flint Hill Farm to volunteer before the semester started. 

a student standing next to employer smiling

Easton Employability Experience 2018

For the third year, rising seniors from Easton Area High School were given the opportunity to gain real-world work experience in the Lehigh Valley through the Easton Employability Experience (E3), a grant-funded program brought about by a partnership between Penn State Lehigh Valley, Easton Area School District and PA CareerLink. Pictured is Christopher Martinez and his employer from the Sigal Museum.