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Penn State Behrend students pose with homeowners during a spring break service trip to Houston.

Learning while serving

"The smallest things we do for others can make a huge difference," says Priya Patel, one of 24 Behrend students who traveled to Texas to repair homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey.
Penn State Behrend students pose with homeowners during a spring break service trip to Houston.

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One hundred students from six Penn State campuses spent their spring break in Texas, gutting homes that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

Three Penn State students repair bicycles at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network bike warehouse.

Penn State campuses partner on MLK service projects

With bike repairs and bingo games, our students give back to the Erie community.

Oct. 19: Creative Writers Reading Series

Poet David Kirby will read from his new collection, "Get Up, Please," at 6 p.m. in Smith Chapel

Sept. 21: Creative Writers Reading Series

Eric Freeze will read from "Invisible Men" at 6 p.m. in the Larry and Kathryn Smith Chapel.