Activities and Traditions

Subscribe to Activities and Traditions
A portrait of the actor David Harbour

David Harbour

"Stranger Things" actor David Harbour will open the 2018-19 Speaker Series at Penn State Behrend. Other speakers will include former CIA Director Michael Hayden, former presidential candidate Howard Dean and Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo movement.

Students carry items into a residence hall at Penn State Behrend.

Penn State Behrend move-in volunteers

Penn State Behrend's Class of 2022 traveled to Erie from 31 states, districts and territories, and from 20 foreign countries.

Two students dance outside Penn State Behrend's Almy Hall during move-in day.

Penn State Behrend move-in dancers

Welcome Week leaders dance outside Penn State Behrend's Almy Hall on move-in day. More than 100 student volunteers greeted the Class of 2022 and their families.

Two students dance during move-in day at Penn State Behrend

Home suite home

With the addition of Trippe Hall, Penn State Behrend can now house nearly 2,000 students on campus. That's good news for the Class of 2022, which includes students from 20 foreign countries.
Two students dance during move-in day at Penn State Behrend

Behrend move-in day dancers

Welcome Week leaders dance outside Almy Hall during Penn State Behrend's 2018 move-in day. More than 1,600 students are living on campus this year.

Pages