A $3 million gift from Samuel P. "Pat" Black III and Sumi James-Black will help attract and retain businesses in Behrend's Knowledge Park. A $3 million match from Penn State will double the gift's impact.
Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend, to be held Oct. 1-3 at Penn State Behrend, will be a celebration of the college’s past, present and future, with activities for both alumni and current students and their families.
Penn State Behrend’s cross country teams won the Behrend Invitational on Sept. 17, defeating teams from Alfred and Westminster. The men took the top four spots in the 8K race. The women, running a 6K, placed six runners in the top 10.
Two researchers at Penn State Behrend have been selected for the 2021 Great Lakes Leadership Award, which recognizes work that raises awareness of critical issues in the Great Lakes ecosystem. Each will receive $10,000 in funding to advance their research.