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Dr. Barron speaking at Chamber event


Penn State President Eric J. Barron delivered the keynote address at the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting held Nov. 10 at the Sands Event Center with a record 1,300 people in attendance.

Woman making Ethiopian coffee

A celebration of culture and community

The International Food and Entrepreneur Series held the fourth dinner at the Lehigh Valley's only Ethiopian restaurant.
Woman making Ethiopian coffee


One of the owners of Mariam's restaurant, Beleteschachew Multata, made traditional Ethiopian coffee for each attendee after the meal was served.

Thanksgiving Food Drive collections have begun

Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to make donations for the campus' annual Thanksgiving food drive. Items collected will go towards providing a full Thanksgiving dinner to 47 families at the Sixth Street Shelter in Allentown.
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All In at Abington

Students, staff, and Chancellor Damian J. Fernandez show Abington's pride in its history of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox Logo

LVLB logo

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox is a business accelerator program in the Lehigh Valley. 

Group of students attending an event

Penn State Lehigh Valley comes together in support of ‘All In’

“All In: A Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion” launched on Oct. 6. The goal is to bring students, faculty and staff together to show their commitment to cultivating a diverse and inclusive environment.
Ethiopian dinner


The Penn State Lehigh Valley International Food and Entrepreneur Series was held in two parts. First, a traditional Ethiopian dinner was served concluding with Ethiopian coffee and then a seminar discussion with the owners of the restaurant followed.

A group of students and alumni at dinner

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The International Food and Entrepreneur Series held its fourth dinner at the Lehigh Valley's only Ethiopian restaurant. Penn State Lehigh Valley students, alumni, faculty and staff attended the event.

Carlo Acerra holding his Emmy


Penn State Lehigh Valley student Carlo Acerra, of Bethlehem, won an Emmy in the Magazine Program/Special category for his editing work on FireRock Productions' "Nazareth: Resonating Through Time."