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Bottled up: Abington students find out what really happens to recyclables

A Penn State Abington student writes about sustainability and what she learned after touring a local recycling facility as part of a class trip.
Diversity Abington

Molding classrooms into successful spaces for non-native English speakers

Non-native English speakers comprise almost 10 percent of the Penn State Abington student population, so the college looks to arm faculty and staff with tools to support the success of these students.
Seeding Change grants George Washington High School

Abington faculty awarded grants for Philadelphia-based projects

A series of mini-grants awarded to five Penn State Abington faculty are funding projects that bring students to Philadelphia and take advantage of the city's unique assets.
Abington fall 2017 commencement

Four hundred new Abington graduates 'Fly Away'

Penn State Abington awarded almost 400 degrees during its summer/fall 2017 commencement.
Penn State Brandywine in Liverpool and London

Penn State in England: Brandywine students spend break in Liverpool, London

In November, a group of students from Penn State Brandywine, Abington and World Campus made the most of their Thanksgiving break with a trip to Liverpool and London, England.
Penn State Abington education major

Teaching STEM skills to elementary school children calculates to a win for all

Penn State Abington education majors developed and taught an after-school enrichment program.
Mary Alice Williams

Abington commencement speaker is Emmy-winner Mary Alice Williams

Pioneering news executive Mary Alice Williams will be the keynote speaker at the Penn State Abington Summer/Fall 2017 Commencement on Dec. 15.
Robert Zigmund

Budding business owners shine during Global Entrepreneurship Week

Penn State Abington students showcased the college's thriving small-business ecosystem during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Abington biology chancellor's grants

Grants fund paths to college success for Abington students

The funds support first-year student academic success, student-faculty research, and civil discourse training at Penn State Abington.

Lee and Benfield to discuss a distributed research network

Roderick Lee, associate professor of information systems at Penn State Harrisburg's School of Business Administration, and Jake Benfield, associate professor of psychology at Penn State Abington, will present “Commonwealth Campuses Distributed Research Network” on Wednesday, Nov. 15 in the Olmsted Building Gallery Lounge on the Harrisburg campus.

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