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Penn State Behrend student Billy Santoro hugs a guy to whom he has donated bone marrow

A life-saving match

Behrend student Billy Santoro had his DNA tested at a campus bone marrow drive. When he matched with a teen in need in Louisville, both of their lives changed forever.
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Penn State Behrend volleyball player Robert McMaster prepares to hit the ball.

Behrend volleyball player sets career record for digs

Penn State Behrend libero Robert McMaster, a senior from North Huntingdon, recorded 12 digs against Adrian to become the program’s all-time leader. He added 12 more against St. John Fisher.
Erie Mayor Joe Schember

Erie Mayor to give 'State of the City' address at Penn State Behrend

Erie Mayor Joe Schember will discuss his first year in office and his priorities for the months ahead when he delivers his 2019 State of the City address at Penn State Behrend on Wednesday, Feb. 13.
Dave Niland, at left, is in his 25th year as the coach of the Behrend Lions, having produced 24 consecutive winning seasons. For the past four seasons, that success has been shared with his son Andy Niland, at right, who has been the Lions’ starting point guard since joining the team in the fall of 2015.

Nilands balance intricacies of father-son, coach-player relationship

For 25 years, Dave Niland has coached the Penn State Behrend men's basketball team and has produced 24 consecutive winning seasons. A big reason for his recent success has been his son Andy Niland, who has been the Lions’ starting point guard since joining the team in the fall of 2015.
Graduate of a Behrend master's program

Attend a spring information event for Behrend's five master's degree programs

Eleven on-campus and online spring events will offer prospective graduate students information about Penn State Behend’s master’s degree programs.
Master's degree graduate at commencement

Earn an MBA at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry Township

Penn State’s Master of Business Administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host three spring events for prospective students.
 Actuated Medical at the MedTech Conference in Philadelphia. Photo via Actuated Medical Facebook

Three Penn State research teams earn Manufacturing PA Innovation grants

Three Penn State research projects have been awarded grant funding from the Manufacturing PA Innovation Program, a recently funded effort from the Wolf administration that aims to advance manufacturing technology and innovation in Pennsylvania.