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Music, food, football: Abington's 1st music fest set for Oct. 1

What better combination on a crisp fall Saturday? Head over to Penn State Abington on Oct. 1 for the first Homecoming Music Festival, sponsored by Yamaha.

24 Alumni Fellows recognized for distinguished careers

The Penn State Alumni Association will recognize 24 graduates in October with the lifelong title of Alumni Fellow, the highest award given by the Alumni Association.
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4 Abington student athletes earn honors; scoreboard for week of Sept. 12

Four Penn State Abington students earned athlete of the week honors by North Eastern Athletic Conference coaches. Find out the details and scores for the week of Sept. 12.
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Brick by brick: Building Abington's 1st residence hall

Take a peek behind the scenes at The Lion's Gate, Penn State Abington's first residence hall.
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Sending a 'We Are!' to these Penn Staters

This week, we recognize two people who go above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. We're sending a "We Are!" to Penn Staters with Penn State Abington and Human Resources.
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Streaming address for Penn State Town Hall announced

The University is hosting a Town Hall from 3-5 p.m. Sept. 28 in the Pavilion Theatre at University Park. The meeting will be livestreamed for faculty and staff members at all Penn State campuses to view.

Flexible work hours lead to happier, more productive employees

An Inc. magazine editorial encourages companies to implement policies based on research by a Penn State Abington labor economist. The study suggests flexibility to balance work with personal needs makes employees happier, ultimately boosting productivity and retention.
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Penn State Abington sports scoreboard: Week of Sept. 12

Penn State Abington athletics scores and achievements for the week of Sept. 12.
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Managing ‘blue genes’ with tools for suicide prevention, mental health awareness

An actor and activist spent the day with Penn State Abington students during National Suicide Prevention Awareness Week. He was joined by the campus psychologist to reduce the shame of talking about mental health issues.
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Human services majors bridge gap for kids with autism

Rehabilitation and human services majors at Penn State Abington completed their final course, a 600-hour required internship, this summer. “The experience showed me that my mind and my heart made the right choice,” one new graduate said.