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A high school student sails a cardboard boat in a swimming pool.

Cardboard boats in Junker Center pool

Quityn Rodgers, 17, a student at Erie High School, rows a cardboard boat in the Junker Center pool at Penn State Behrend. To build it, he had to first calculate its total surface area.

Students work in the financial trading lab at Penn State Behrend's Black School of Business.

AACSB extends accreditation of Penn State Behrend's Black School of Business

AACSB International has extended its accreditation of the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend through 2022. Just 5 percent of the world's bachelor-level degree programs earn the AACSB distinction.
Students work in the financial trading lab at Penn State Behrend's Black School of Business

AACSB accreditation of Black School of Business

AACSB International has extended its accreditation of the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend through 2022. 

A graphic from Erie's "40 Under 40" feature

Behrend faculty and staff featured in Erie's '40 Under 40'

This year's edition of the Erie Reader's "40 Under 40," an annual showcase of the region's most dynamic and impactful young professionals, includes five faculty and staff members from Penn State Behrend. Ten alumni also made the list.
A collage of Penn State Behrend faculty and staff selected for Erie's "40 Under 40"

Penn State Behrend faculty and staff featured in Erie's "40 Under 40"

Five Penn State Behrend faculty and staff members were featured in the Erie Reader's "40 Under 40" list for 2018. Ten graduates of the college also appear on the list.

A portrait of Arpan Yagnik

Arpan Yagnik

Arpan Yagnik is an assistant professor of advertising at Penn State Behrend. He was included in the Erie Reader's "40 Under 40" feature for 2018.

A portrait of Caitlin Handerhan

Caitlin Handerhan

Caitlin Handerhan is the executive director of the Public Policy Fund at Penn State Behrend. She was included in the Erie Reader's "40 Under 40" feature for 2018.

Students and faculty members show off their Penn State pride during a visit to Havana, Cuba, as part of the embedded course NURS 499: Foreign Study.

Behrend nursing students observe Cuban health care system during embedded course

As part of the embedded course NURS 499: Foreign Study, 13 students from Penn State Behrend, University Park and Hershey traveled to Havana, Cuba, to tour several health clinics and learn about the Cuban health care delivery system.
Photo of the front of Old Main at University Park

Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1.
A candid photo of a Penn State graduate at commencement.

Florida student makes first visit to Penn State Behrend -- for commencement

Natalie Splinter traveled more than 1,000 miles to participate in Penn State Behrend's commencement ceremony. Splinter, a World Campus graduate with a degree in finance, had never before been to Pennsylvania.

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