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'Lifetime Achievement' award winner David Kirby to read at Penn State Behrend

Poet David Kirby will read poems from his latest collection, “Get Up, Please,” on Oct. 19 when the 2017-18 edition of the Creative Writers Reading Series returns to Penn State Behrend.
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Hear how recent finance graduate found early career success

A fund financial services supervisor at The Vanguard Group will discuss his experience in the company’s rotational group in the next presentation of the Finance Speaker Series at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College. Eric Frei’s presentation will be held at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 23 in Room 236 of the Jack Burke Research and Economic Development Center.
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Behrend sports teams continue to notch fall wins

Penn State Behrend’s fall sports teams continue to post wins. The college’s soccer, golf, volleyball, tennis, water polo and cross-country teams all were in action last week. Here are the highlights.
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Penn State Behrend professor selected for career research award

The International Project Management Association has selected Jeffrey Pinto, professor of management in the Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, for its annual research award. He is the first American to receive the award, which recognizes career achievement in the field of project management.
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Sustainability community program expands across Commonwealth with PepsiCo funds

Five Penn State campuses have been awarded PepsiCo Challenge Mini Grants to expand community engagement efforts through Penn State’s Sustainable Communities Collaborative (SCC). Penn State Abington, Altoona, Beaver, Behrend and Brandywine will take part in a three-year pilot program to expand the SCC to Penn State communities outside of University Park.
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Penn State Behrend to host free 3D printing seminar

3D printing technology can potentially revolutionize companies’ operations, but how can that technology be applied to your company? That’s what JuggerBot 3D plans to discuss when the company visits Penn State Behrend on Thursday, Oct. 5, for a special presentation.
Members of the Penn State Behrend golf team pose with trophies after winning the La Roche Fall Invitational.

Behrend golf team wins La Roche Fall Invitational

The men’s golf team at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, won the La Roche Fall Invitational at Wildwood Golf Club. Three players placed in the top 10.
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Author Cristina García to read from new novel during Penn State Behrend visit

Cristina García will read excerpts from her new novel “Here in Berlin” on Oct. 5 when the 2017-18 edition of the Creative Writers Reading Series returns to Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.
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Behrend astronomy program to focus on expansion of universe

The universe is more than 14 billion years old, and yet, it’s larger than ever. Its expansion will be the topic of discussion when Open House Nights in Astronomy returns to Penn State Behrend on Oct. 5.
Tyler Conn, a Developer 2 for Hyland, meets with students at Penn State Behrend's Fall Career and Internship Fair.

Companies seek to stand out at Penn State Behrend's Fall Career Fair

Penn State Behrend's Fall Career and Internship Fair, which was sponsored by the Academic and Career Planning Center and held Sept. 20 in the college’s Junker Center, was the largest yet. A total of 175 companies and more than 1,300 students attended.