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The Big Picture

Our 4,000 students choose from 160 majors, more than 40 clubs, 13 NCAA Division III teams, and apply for 300 internships. Oh, and the student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. What's not to love at the college where you're more than just a number?
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College Makeover, Abington Edition

The Nittany Lion signs off on construction of the first Abington residence hall while the college continually upgrades classrooms, labs, and technology. The result? A more effective, creative, and sustainable learning environment.
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Spotlight on Undergraduate Research

Student-faculty research partnerships are a big deal at Penn State Abington. Each spring the college celebrates their accomplishments and discoveries, but the hard work occurs throughout the year.
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Nourishing the Spirit

A glorious mix of visiting scholars and religious traditions, meditation and yoga, and religious studies courses sustain students in their quest for intellectual and spiritual solace in a complicated world.
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Culture of Service

Discover service at Abington and discover an extended family that values your talents and motivates you to commit to meaningful work benefiting those in need.
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Latest News

Map of Pennsylvania with Invent Penn State sites

Penn State blanketing the Commonwealth with entrepreneurial possibilities

With Penn State’s recent announcement of the next six communities to receive seed-grant funding through its Invent Penn State initiative, the University’s economic development effort has grown to include 13 hubs for innovation spread across Pennsylvania.
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Six $50k grants awarded to campuses for entrepreneurship centers and programs

Today (June 20) in the Capitol Rotunda, Penn State announced the awarding of six additional $50,000 seed grants to jump start entrepreneurial activities across the Commonwealth and celebrate its 13 newly launched entrepreneurship programs in Pennsylvania that are expected to spur economic development, job creation and student career success.
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50 shades of voices: Abington alumnus explores wonders of human sounds

Award-winning filmmaker and Penn State Abington alumnus Martin Zied interviewed Osama bin Laden and recorded behind the scenes at the Burning Man Festival. His latest work explores the power of human voices.
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Expert advice on cybersecurity at Abington

Senior managers representing the FBI, government, health care and international business gathered at Penn State Abington for a public forum on current cybersecurity issues.
The Age of Love

Never too late to date: Seniors say yes to romance

Penn State Abington sociologist Beth Montemurro and her students organized two screenings and discussion with a filmmaker who explored the nature of love among senior citizens. They plan to follow up with a speed dating session for seniors this fall.