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Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
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.
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.
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‘Financing College: Where’s the Money?’: The campus connection

It’s no secret that Penn State includes a network of campuses throughout the state of Pennsylvania, but incoming students may not be fully aware of all the financial benefits attending a campus other than University Park may afford.
2017 Honors and Awards Convocation

Behrend students recognized at 68th annual Honors and Awards Convocation

Academic excellence at Penn State Behrend was recognized Sunday, April 9, at the campus' 68th annual Honors and Awards Convocation. More than 300 students were honored during the program.
Graduate Exhibition Musical Performancers

2017 Graduate Exhibition award winners announced

Forty-one graduate students received awards for their research and creative scholarship in the 32nd annual Graduate Exhibition, held March 24 and 26 on Penn State's University Park campus. A complete list of winners is available below.
A portrait of the Penn State Behrend CFA Research Challenge team

Student investment team wins CFA regional challenge

The CFA challenge is considered the 'investment Olympics' for university students. Our team won the first round.
A portrait of the Penn State Behrend CFA Research Challenge team

Penn State Behrend 2017 Research Challenge team

A Penn State Behrend student research team -- Austin Montevecchio, Andrew Buzzelli, Ariana Gloeckner, Jason Pettner and Richard Kelly -- won the first round of the CFA Institute Research Challenge. The team will compete in Seattle in April.

A portrait of the Penn State Behrend CFA research team

Penn State Behrend team wins CFA regional challenge

A Penn State Behrend team won the initial round of the CFA Institute Research Challenge, the "investment Olympics" for university students. The team advances to the Americas Regional final, set for April 6-7 in Seattle.
A portrait of Penn State Behrend's CFA Research Challenge team

Penn State Behrend CFA research team

A Penn State Behrend student research team -- Austin Montevecchio, Andrew Buzzelli, Ariana Gloeckner, Jason Pettner and Richard Kelly -- won the first round of the CFA Institute Research Challenge. The team will compete in Seattle in April.

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