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Boom! Education majors learn to teach science with impact

Penn State Abington education faculty and students hosted fourth-graders from elementary schools in economically challenged areas for a lesson with a nationally known figure in science education.
Abington education majors

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Grand Hank, a former research scientist and STEM advocate, at Penn State Abington.

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Earbud detangler takes Abington entrepreneur to White House

A Penn State Abington entrepreneur's solution to one of life's knottiest problems, tangled earbuds, took him to the White House Science Fair this month where he shared Rap-It-Up with the president and connected with other young inventors. Don't miss his interview on CBS Philly.
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Young Innovators Fair Digi-Digits

Penn State students explain the process of 3D printing to K-12 students at the Young Innovators Fair.

Young Innovators Fair Digi-Digits

Engineers enrich minds of future visionaries at Young Innovators Fair

To engage, educate and encourage the next generation of engineers, Penn State’s College of Engineering brought design to life at the Young Innovators Fair, a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) exhibition held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pennsylvania, Jan. 2-3.

NASA funds Abington science and engineering scholarships

Penn State Abington has received a grant through NASA to award eight $1,500 scholarships to students from populations underrepresented in the fields of science and engineering. The scholarships require the selected students to perform three consecutive semesters of research under the guidance of a faculty mentor.