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George Emanuele

Finance Speaker Series to focus on all-time-high equity markets

George Emanuele, who is an executive-in-residence in the Black School of Business, will deliver the presentation “Perspective on the Economy and Financial Markets” at Penn State Behrend at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29.
Darren Williams, a professor of astronomy and astrophysics at Penn State Behrend, and Jim Gavio, director of the college’s Yahn Planetarium, will host a special telescope fundamentals session when Open House Nights in Astronomy returns to the college on Thursday, Oct. 4.

Telescope fundamentals session to be held at Penn State Behrend

Darren Williams, a professor of astronomy and astrophysics, and Jim Gavio, director of the college’s Yahn Planetarium, will host a special telescope fundamentals session when Open House Nights in Astronomy returns to Penn State Behrend on Thursday, Oct. 4.
Henrietta Goodman pictured.

Poet Henrietta Goodman to read at Penn State Behrend

Henrietta Goodman will read poems from her sonnet collection "All That Held Us" on Thursday, Oct. 4, when she visits Penn State Behrend as part of the college’s Creative Writers Reading Series.
AcousticSheep LLC CEO Wei-Shin Lai, center, meets with a student during Penn State Behrend's Fall Career and Internship Fair, held Sept. 19 at the college.

Erie startups seek top local talent at Penn State Behrend career fair

A record 184 companies attended Penn State Behrend's Fall Career and Internship Fair, held Sept. 19 in the college’s Junker Center. More than 1,400 students, also a record, attended the event, which was sponsored by the Academic and Career Planning Center.
Julie Fowlis will perform songs from both Disney's “Brave” and her most-recent album “Alterum” when she visits Penn State Behrend on Tuesday, Oct. 2, as part of Music at Noon: The Logan Series.

Julie Fowlis of Disney's 'Brave' to perform in Music at Noon

Julie Fowlis will perform songs from both Disney's “Brave” and her most recent album, “Alterum,” when she visits Penn State Behrend on Oct. 2 as part of Music at Noon: The Logan Series.
Students, faculty and staff form a giant "70" on an athletic field at Penn State Behrend.

Penn State Behrend begins 70th anniversary celebration

Students, faculty and staff at Penn State Behrend assembled on the college's soccer field to kick off the 70th anniversary of the college, which opened in 1948. Reunion programming will be offered during Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend, on Sept. 21-23. For the full schedule, visit behrend.psu.edu/weekend.

Faculty, staff and students assemble on a Penn State Behrend field in the formation of a 70.

Behrend 70th anniversary photo

A three-day event for parents, families and alumni will launch a yearlong celebration of Penn State Behrend's 70th anniversary. The festivities begin Sept. 21.

 

Faculty, staff and students assemble on a Penn State Behrend field in the formation of a 70.

Celebrating Penn State Behrend

A three-day event for parents, families and alumni will launch a yearlong celebration of the college's 70th anniversary.
The Nittany Lion stands in front of Burke Center at Penn State Behrend

Parents and families weekend graphic

Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend at Penn State Behrend will be held Sept. 21-23. The event, which coincides with the start of the college's 70th anniversary, is a celebration of Penn State Behrend's past, present and future.

Constitution Day 2018

Constitution Day events scheduled at Penn State campuses

Members of the Penn State and local communities are invited to celebrate Constitution Day with on-campus events at University Park on Monday, Sept. 17, as well as activities at a number of Penn State campuses.

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