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Abington student apartments earn award for sustainability, community connections

The first Penn State Abington student apartments have been lauded for innovative design, community investment, and sustainable practices.
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Photo of the Week: Nittany Lion in the Penn State Abington Community

Penn State Abington and the Nittany Lion came out to celebrate Pre-National Night Out with the Abington Township community. National Night Out is an annual campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. 

Damian J. Fernandez

Abington chancellor talks college's future with chamber of commerce

A local chamber of commerce hosted the Penn State Abington chancellor and other nonprofit leaders to discuss developments at the Abington Township organizations.

Abington sustainability bid wins $15,000 Pepsi Challenge grant

Penn State Abington won a three-year Pepsi Challenge Mini Grant totalling $15,000 that will fund paid internships as well as student competitions and showcases all focused on strengthening local sustainability efforts.
Abington scholarships

Abington Township, Penn State Abington partner on scholarships for residents

Several $5,000 scholarships are available to eligible students who live in Abington Township.
Abington residence hall

Brick by brick: Building Abington's 1st residence hall

Take a peek behind the scenes at The Lion's Gate, Penn State Abington's first residence hall.

Abington sustainable communities

Abington Township Environmental Advisory Council members Cakky Evans and Michele Kaczalek join Damian J. Fernandez, chancellor of Penn State Abington, and Emily Costello from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission to present the STAR sustainability award.

police communities

Heard at Abington: Police, community dialogue

A Penn State Abington expert on law enforcement in America stressed to local residents, police and elected officials the importance of an ongoing and transparent dialogue.

Retiring Penn State Abington chancellor leaves lasting impact

The story of retiring Penn State Abington Chancellor Karen Wiley Sandler as told by the people who know her the best: the campus community.