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Abington Kate Dysart

Philly101: Exploring city part of education at Abington

Penn State Abington senior Kate Dysart juggles challenging courses, works, and volunteers with several campus groups. When she and her friends need a break, they often head into Philadelphia.
Abinton AWP conference

Abington students attend national writers conference

Two Penn State Abington students and their faculty adviser attended the Association of Writers and Writing Programs annual conference in Seattle.
Abinton AWP conference

Abinton AWP conference

Abington students Thomas Van Osten IV and Hudson Saffell explore historic Seattle while in town for the Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference.

Abington Google Glass

Entrepreneur donates Google Glass to Abington

A Massachusetts Internet entrepreneur and his wife donated a pair of Google Glass to Penn State Abington, and Information Sciences and Technology students were early adopters.
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Abington One Button Studio

Snow days have made the One Button Studio at Abington, one of only five within the Penn State system, especially important resource for faculty and students who are recording lectures and presentations that would have occurred during classtime. 

Cloverly Gardens pond girls

Cloverly Gardens pond girls

Dajana Mema and Veronica Hilferty

Student pulls weeds from rain garden

Penn State students, staff add a little green to Philadelphia’s streets

A group of nearly 40 volunteers, including Penn State students and staff, spent a hot Saturday afternoon last semester revamping two green infrastructure sites in the heart of central Philadelphia. A video about their project supports Penn State Public Media’s “Water Blues, Green Solutions,” an interactive documentary airing nationwide about water issues across the country. The documentary airs Feb. 13 on WPSU-TV.