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Global Entrepreneurship Week at Penn State Behrend

Penn State Behrend will host two days of programming for Global Entrepreneurship Week. Don Morrison, former president of American Eagle Outfitters, will be the keynote speaker.

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HBO Director of Photography and CBS Screenwriter to visit Penn State Behrend

Harun Mehmedinovic, director of photography for HBO, and Gavin Heffernan, a filmmaker and screenwriter for National Geographic, CBS and USA Today, will discuss SKYGLOW, their ongoing crowdfunding project which explores light pollution, when they visit Penn State Behrend on Monday, Nov. 13.
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Lecture to focus on the science of smoking

Matthew Weaver, assistant professor of psychology at Mercyhurst University, will discuss the dual-reinforcement model for nicotine and how that affects why people smoke when he visits Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, on Nov. 7 for the next presentation of the Colloquium Series in Psychological Sciences and Human Behavior.

Presidential ideologies to be examined during Penn State Behrend lecture

Presidential ideologies will be explored Monday, Oct. 30, when the lecture “Bush, Obama, and Trump on the Reformation and the Mission of America” highlights the return of the Institute on the American Dream Series to Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.
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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.
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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.
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State senators to discuss key issues during Penn State Behrend visit

Three members of the Pennsylvania State Senate will discuss key issues, including the budget, the opioid epidemic and funding for Erie’s public schools, during a visit to Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, on Wednesday, Sept. 13. The program begins at 6 p.m. in Room 001 of the Jack Burke Research and Economic Development Center.
The Pennsylvania State Capitol building

Pennsylvania Capitol complex

Three members of the Pennsylvania State Senate will discuss key issues during a visit to Penn State Behrend on Sept. 13.

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FaceTime with Grandma: Do we grow wiser when reading facial expressions?

Jennifer Tehan Stanley, associate professor of psychology at the University of Akron, has done extensive research on how older adults read facial expressions. That's what she will discuss when she visits Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, for the next presentation of the Colloquium Series in Psychological Sciences and Human Behavior.
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Penn State’s NSF I-Corps program seeks applications by Sept. 15 and Oct. 15

The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.

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