Student Success

Penn State Behrend graduate Kara Dobson

Kara Dobson, a 2020 graduate of Penn State Behrend, was awarded the Thomas H. Turnbull Award and the Council of Fellows Undergraduate Research Award at the college's May 3 Honors and Awards Convocation.

Marissa Litzenberg

Marissa Litzenberg, a Penn State Behrend senior with dual majors in history and political science, won $100 for her research with Amy Carney, associate professor of history.    

Anny Lin

Anny Lin, a sophomore nursing major at Penn State Behrend, received $100 for her research with Charisse Nixon, professor of psychology.

Anabella Lassiter

Anabella Lassiter, a senior majoring in English at Penn State Behrend, won $300 for her research work with Amy Carney, associate professor of history.

Spring commencement livestream honors new Behrend graduates

Penn State Behrend awarded 674 undergraduate and graduate degrees as part of the University's spring 2020 commencement program, which was livestreamed on May 9. The college is planning an in-person celebration once public health guidelines again permit large gatherings.