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Penn State Abington student Cullen Wilcox (left) explains his project, Controlling a Quadcopter Using Computer Vision.  

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72 undergraduate students awarded Erickson Discovery Grants

The list of 2018 Erickson Discovery Grants has been released, and 72 students from Penn State campuses will have their work bolstered by a $3,500 grant from the Office of Undergraduate Education.
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Student-built robot fends off flooding and erosion

Purchasing a $60,000 video robot to inspect stormwater pipes didn't fit into the budget for one Pennsylvania municipality, so officials rely on Stormbot, built by students in Penn State's Philadelphia regional engineering degree.
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Integrative Studies Seed Grants awarded to faculty across University

The Office for General Education has announced this year’s seed grants to support the development of Integrative Studies courses. The awarded proposals are representative of a wide range of academic disciplines, and include proposals from faculty at Penn State campuses across the Commonwealth.
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Abington students to present local Civil War program

Penn State Abington students enrolled in a public history course have organized a daylong exploration of the role nearby Cheltenham Township played in the Civil War. The free program, set for April 21, is open to the public.
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Penn State Abington Information Sciences and Technology students and faculty discuss their collaborative project with Yvonne Love (right), Assistant Professor of Art. 

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The Abington College Undergraduates Research Activities (ACURA) poster fair includes technology demonstrations such as the Hololens augmented reality software.

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Abington undergraduate research ACURA

Penn State Abington students Alyson Farkas, Matt Brownell, and Yemaya Abney earned a blue ribbon for their project, "A Survey with Radio Astronomy of Cold H1 Clouds in the Milky Way."

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Power of the pitch: Abington student researchers compete for prizes

Penn State Abington student researchers had to be close to pitch perfect to win the judges' favor at the undergraduate research poster fair.
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'The Daily Show' internship confirms senior's career goals

Kelly Hammond, a corporate communication major, plans to work on the business side of television production.