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Great Valley Design Expo

First engineering class presents at Penn State Great Valley's Design Expo

Eight undergraduate Penn State engineering students presented their senior capstone projects to a crowd of 50 guests at the inaugural Design Expo on the Penn State Great Valley campus in Malvern on Wednesday evening. This is the first class of students to graduate from Penn State with a degree in general engineering with a multidisciplinary engineering design specialization, thanks to a partnership among the Abington, Brandywine and Great Valley campuses.
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Earbud detangler takes Abington entrepreneur to White House

A Penn State Abington entrepreneur's solution to one of life's knottiest problems, tangled earbuds, took him to the White House Science Fair this month where he shared Rap-It-Up with the president and connected with other young inventors. Don't miss his interview on CBS Philly.
Alumni recruiting

Linked Abington: Alumni support student career paths

It's an informal Penn State Abington tradition for graduates to support current students on their career paths so alumni frequently recruit here. Meet three recent graduates who shared advice for success at the spring career expo.
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Sixth annual undergraduate research symposium winners announced

Students from Penn State Abington, Brandywine, Hazleton, Lehigh Valley, Schuylkill, Worthington Scranton and York showcased 36 posters and exhibits of their scholarly research at the sixth annual Penn State Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium at the campus in Center Valley.

First annual Design Expo to take place at Penn State Great Valley

In collaboration with the Brandywine and Abington campuses, the Penn State Great Valley School of Graduate Professional Studies will host its first annual Design Expo on April 26. As part of the inaugural event, two teams of undergraduate students will showcase their senior capstone projects as a culmination of their engineering education at Penn State.
MRO Steve Hynes

'Undercover Boss' twist to Abington business challenge

An unidentified man observed as college teams presented their findings at the Penn State Abington business challenge. As the second group spoke, Stephen Hynes, a 1990 graduate, decided it was time to ditch the 'Undercover Boss'-ish anonymity he wanted when he sponsored the competition.
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Scene at Abington Research Week: Student art awards

Art is fundamentally a form of intellectual and imaginative inquiry so the Bertha Lear art exhibition always kicks off undergraduate research week at Penn State Abington. Meet the 2016 Lear award winners and explore their art practice through faculty commentary.
North Pole

Abington to the North Pole: Research inspires prize-winning art

"North Pole," artwork created by a Penn State Abington student for an undergraduate research project, claimed first prize in an exhibit sponsored by The Polar Center at Penn State. Senior Jacqueline Lanning traveled to Norway and worked with international experts documenting the early exploration of the world’s northernmost archipelago, Franz Josef Land.

Penn State releases University-wide survey on sexual misconduct

Penn State Abington released the results of a survey of students’ experiences with and attitudes about sexual misconduct today, including a finding that 9.1 percent of students reported being the victim of at least one instance or attempt of sexual assault. The results are part of a comprehensive University-wide survey conducted last fall.
Donavan West

Heard at Abington: 'Leadership isn't always sexy'

Donavan West, a 1996 Penn State alumnus, served up frank advice to Penn State Abington students at the annual Student Government Association awards. He connects with the campus' students frequently.