Activities and Traditions

Behrend team prepares for THON

Penn State Behrend will have five dancers — the most ever for the college — at this year's THON. The team hopes to surpass its record fundraising effort from 2019, when they raised more than $57,000.

Behrend THON team 2020

Five Penn State Behrend students — from left, Hunter Frazier, Kathleen Murphy, Jack Walker, Alexis Kobusinski and Ashley Sharpe — will dance at the 2020 THON, which begins Feb. 21, 2020.

Behrend program to explore economic inequality

Three community leaders will discuss how best to balance inequalities while building a sustainable city when the Penn State Behrend Sustainability Series hosts "A Community Discussion on Economic Inequality" on Feb. 20.

Greg Lukianoff

Greg Lukianoff, the president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, will discuss speech codes, safe spaces and the "Coddling of the American Mind" during a Feb. 4 Speaker Series program at Penn State Behrend.