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Penn State Behrend softball player Katie Gozzard

Penn State Behrend scoreboard

The Penn State Behrend track and field teams opened their outdoor seasons March 25 at the Cal U Early Bird Invitational. The men’s team won the shot put and the 110- and 400-meter hurdles; the women won the 800-meter relay. The campus' volleyball, tennis, water polo, baseball and softball teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights.
Penn State Behrend assistant professor Alicyn Rhoades works on the colleges environmental scanning electron microscope.

$500K NSF grant will advance Behrend faculty member's plastics research

The National Science Foundation has awarded a five-year, $500,000 grant to Alicyn Rhoades, an assistant professor of engineering at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, to study how friction and cooling rates during the manufacturing process affect the strength, flexibility and biodegradation of plastic materials.
Bikash Subba, a senior mechanical engineering technology major, converses with an employer at Penn State Behrend's spring Career and Internship Fair, held March 16 at the college.

'You're marketing yourself'

More than 800 students attended Penn State Behrend's spring Career and Internship Fair, which was held March 16 at the college.
Proposals are now being accepted for Penn State Behrend's second-annual Digital Media Festival, which will be held Thursday, March 30, and Friday, March 31, at the college.

Digital Media Festival returns this spring to Penn State Behrend

Technology continues to change and influence our lives. That theme will be emphasized during Penn State Behrend’s second-annual Digital Media Festival later this month.
Penn State Behrend water polo player Maryn Horn

Penn State Behrend scoreboard

The Penn State Behrend women’s water polo team lost in overtime against Washington and Jefferson. The men’s volleyball team also was in action last week. Here are the highlights.