Penn State Behrend

NSF grant adds $1 million to Behrend math study

Behrend faculty members hope to build a pipeline of highly qualified math teachers for four local school districts.
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Behrend lab will advance $26M Erie research initiative

Penn State Behrend will serve as the academic research and commercialization partner for the new Magee-Womens Research Institute in Erie.
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Trail project launches Wintergreen Gorge preservation effort

Penn State Behrend is leading a coordinated effort to protect and preserve Wintergreen Gorge, a Natural Heritage Area on and adjacent to the Behrend campus.
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Behrend to renovate historic Federal House

A $6.3 million renovation and expansion of the Federal House will provide a new home for the Susan Hirt Hagen Center for Community Outreach, Research, and Evaluation (CORE).
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Behrend student builds game for Xbox, PlayStation and PC platforms

Videogames are a $135 billion industry. In a market that crowded, can Brian Wilson's "Where the Bees Make Honey" make money?
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Behrend soccer team rebounds after season's first loss

A single goal by Medaille – on the team’s only shot of the game – snapped an 11-game winning streak for the Penn State Behrend men's soccer team. The Lions responded with 11 goals in their next two games. The college’s golf, volleyball, tennis, swimming and bowling teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights.
Cleveland-based sculptor Lauren Herzak-Bauman manipulates plastic while working in Penn State Behrend's plastics processing lab.

Take a walk to see Penn State Behrend’s colorful addition this fall

As part of Penn State’s Campus Arts Initiative project, Cleveland-based sculptor Lauren Herzak-Bauman has been using Penn State Behrend's plastics processing lab to create, mold and fabricate the materials needed for “Color Walk,” the site-specific art project to be installed on the college in November.
2019 Alumni Fellows

16 alumni to receive Alumni Fellow Award

The Penn State Alumni Association will honor 16 Penn Staters on Oct. 23 with the Alumni Fellow Award, the highest award given by the Alumni Association.
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Penn State faculty join large study on higher ed teaching and learning practices

Penn State is one of five universities participating in a new study of teaching and learning practices in higher education.
A Penn State Behrend student reads a book in Lilley Library.

Adult learner admissions events planned at Penn State Behrend

Adults considering starting or returning to higher education are invited to attend one of two fall admissions events at Penn State Behrend. Programs will be offered on Oct. 17 and Nov. 2.
A Penn State Behrend soccer player kicks the ball over her head.

Behrend women's soccer team wins in double overtime

Brenna McGuire, a sophomore from McDonald, scored off the back of her foot in the second overtime against D’Youville. It was her second goal of the game. The college’s golf, volleyball, cross-country and tennis teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights.