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Addiction forum at Abington

Forum at Abington to explore solutions to national addiction crisis

Penn State Abington will host a forum, "Enhancing Addiction Recovery: Reducing the Stigma," on March 24 that will bring survivors, researchers, and thought leaders together to focus on solutions to addiction.
Abington 2018 THON

Abington Benefitting THON

Penn State Abington THON dancers Kristen McNamara, Alexandra Yurko, and Megan Weiss with Shane White, Executive Director.

McClure coat drive

Abington campus community donates 700+ coats to needy kids

Penn State Abington elementary and early childhood education majors organized the drive to benefit children at a partnership school in North Philadelphia.
Abington civil discourse retreat

Benard Brutus

“I think programs like this are especially beneficial to people who are or who want to be in positions of influence. I want to work in public health so this is beneficial to me because I will need to successfully connect with many different people.” Bernard Brutus, senior, Biology  

Abington civil discourse retreat

Andia Anderson

“When I first hear about the Civil Discourse Retreat, I felt I needed to be a part of it.  I’m excited about having this at our campus. We are a diverse campus, but it is still awkward to talk about some issues. People don’t want to have difficult conversations, and I want to make it less awkward.” — Andia Anderson, junior, Psychological & Social Sciences  

Abington education majors

McClure Elementary

Penn State Abington Elementary & Early Childhood Education majors distributed winter coats, hats, gloves, and boots at its partnership school, McClure Elementary in Philadelphia.

Penn State Admissions Philadelphia MLK Day 2018

Penn State Admissions – Philadelphia helps restore local high school on MLK Day

For the second year in a row, the team at Penn State Admissions – Philadelphia participated in the nation’s largest Martin Luther King Jr. Day event, the Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service. On this day of service, the Penn State team joined more than 75 volunteers for a day of cleaning and restoration at Vaux Big Picture High School.
Abington recycling center

Sustainability Club

Diana Sienkiewicz (third from right) with her Environmental Science classmates at TotalRecycle.