Latest News

A student studies in Penn State Behrend's John M. Lilley Library

Books not the only measure of growth at Penn State Behrend's Lilley Library

With 6,000 student visits every week, the John M. Lilley Library at Penn State Behrend is getting louder. The librarians say that's a good thing.
Office for General Education Seed Grant Logo

Office for General Education announces Integrative Studies Seed Grant awards

The Integrative Studies Seed Grant Program, offered through the Penn State Office for General Education, will support 71 different course development projects this summer. In response to the large volume of highly qualified proposals, the budget was generously increased by more than 50 percent by the Office of the Provost and the Office of Undergraduate Education.

Global Programs announces 2017 Travel Grants awards

Spring 2017 produced a record-breaking number of applications for Global Programs Travel Grants.
Model African Union

Behrend students take on delegate roles at National Model African Union Summit

A team of Penn State Behrend students participated in Howard University’s 15th annual National Model African Union Summit. The four-day summit, sponsored by the African Union Mission and Member State Embassies in Washington, D.C., is a simulation of the proceedings of the African Union.
The Penn State Behrend Concert Band’s annual spring performance will be held Tuesday, April 18, at 8 p.m. in McGarvey Commons at the college.

Take a musical journey with the Behrend Concert Band

The Penn State Behrend Concert Band’s annual spring performance will be held Tuesday, April 18, at 8 p.m. in McGarvey Commons at the college. The program, titled “Journeys” is intended to be a musical travelogue across several continents.
A group photo of student hackers at the WiCHacks event at RIT.

Behrend hacking teams win big at RIT, Penn State events

Penn State Behrend's student hackers won prizes at recent WiCHacks and HackPSU events. One group developed a simulation to combat workplace harassment. Another taught an Amazon Echo to check their grades and assignments on Canvas.