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The Behrend Jazz Ensemble's annual fall concert will feature selections from the standard repertoire (Ellington, Mingus, etc.) as well as arrangements of popular modern songs, including Queen's “Bohemian Rhapsody” and Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun.”

Penn State Behrend Jazz Ensemble to perform annual fall concert Dec. 5

The Penn State Behrend Jazz Ensemble's annual fall concert on Dec. 5 will feature selections from the standard repertoire as well as arrangements of popular modern songs, including Queen's “Bohemian Rhapsody” and Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun.”
Penn State Behrend basketball player Andy Niland dribbles the ball.

Behrend men's basketball team opens season with win

The Penn State Behrend men’s basketball team beat Fredonia State to open the 2017-18 season. The Lions shot 54.8 percent from the field in the second half.
The fifth annual Holiday Sing-Along will be held Monday, Nov. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the McGarvey Commons of the Reed Union Building at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

Join the choirs of Penn State Behrend for an evening of holiday carols

The fifth annual Holiday Sing-Along will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27, in the McGarvey Commons of the Reed Union Building at Penn State Behrend. The community is invited to join the Behrend Chamber Singers and Concert Choir and YPC Erie in performing traditional wintertide and holiday carols.
Tiffany Eichler, a senior psychology major from Zelienople, Pa, plays Nintendo Switch during Extra Life 2017.

Penn State Behrend gamers go the distance for good cause

This month, members of the Game Developers Club at Penn State Behrend participated in Extra Life 2017, an international gaming marathon. By participating in the marathon, the club raised $851, which will support the Erie-based Saint Vincent Health System and its pediatric intensive care unit.
Behrend wrestler

Behrend student athletes excel in uniform and in the classroom

Student athletes at Penn State Behrend are running up the score — on their grade-point averages.
Penn State Behrend runner Savanna Carr on the cross country course

Behrend runner advances to NCAA national championships

Savanna Carr, a Penn State Behrend freshman, qualified for the NCAA national championship race with a seventh-place finish at the Division III Mideast Regional. She will run the Principia College North Farm Cross Country Course on Nov. 18.

Graduate unionization hearing transcripts now available

Several weeks ago, the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board (PLRB) provided Penn State and the Coalition of Graduate Employees (CGE) with the transcripts from the PLRB hearings that were held on the petition filed by the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) to unionize Penn State graduate students.
A graphic for Global Entrepreneurship Week at Penn State Behrend

Penn State Behrend to host Global Entrepreneurship Week events

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, will host a series of talks and presentations as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, beginning Nov. 15. Don Morrison, former president of American Eagle Outfitters, will be the keynote speaker.
McDowell High School student Samantha Dixon, center, attempts to get her five-cent battery to conduct.

Attendees create bargain-bin batteries at Women in Engineering Day

This year marked the 12th year for Women in Engineering Day, which was held Friday, Nov. 3, at Penn State Behrend. More than 150 area high school girls attended.
Members of the Penn State Behrend volleyball team celebrate a win.

Behrend volleyball, soccer teams win AMCC titles

The women’s volleyball and women’s soccer teams at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, won Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference titles on Nov. 4 and 5. The volleyball team won 15 of its final 16 matches leading up to the title game against La Roche. The soccer team defeated Franciscan, winning its seventh-consecutive AMCC championship.

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