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This is Behrend, Episode 1.3: Trippe Hall

There are residence halls, and then there is Trippe Hall. In the latest episode of "This is Behrend," we introduce you to Trippe, a four-story, 251-bed residence hall that will officially open its doors at the start of the fall 2018 semester.

Penn State Behrend students pose with homeowners during a spring break service trip to Houston.

Learning while serving

"The smallest things we do for others can make a huge difference," says Priya Patel, one of 24 Behrend students who traveled to Texas to repair homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey.
Penn State Behrend students pose with homeowners during a spring break service trip to Houston.

ASB 2018 (widescreen crop)

One hundred students from six Penn State campuses spent their spring break in Texas, gutting homes that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

Three Penn State students repair bicycles at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network bike warehouse.

Penn State campuses partner on MLK service projects

With bike repairs and bingo games, our students give back to the Erie community.
A student and her mother unpack in a Penn State Behrend residence hall.

Move-in day: Boxes, hopes and tokens of home

Nearly 1,200 new students now call Penn State Behrend home. Here's a look at what they brought with them.
A student and her mother unpack in a Penn State Behrend residence hall.

New-student move-in at Penn State Behrend

Lynn Haid and her daughter, Cassidy, unpack items in Cassidy's new room in Lawrence Hall at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College. Cassidy is one of nearly 1,200 new students at the college.

You Won't Be Bored at Penn State Behrend

With more than 120 clubs and student organizations as well as dozens of concerts, speakers, and other special events held on campus every year, there are always plenty of things to do and opportunities to get involved at Penn State Behrend.