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Abington fall 2017 commencement

Four hundred new Abington graduates 'Fly Away'

Penn State Abington awarded almost 400 degrees during its summer/fall 2017 commencement.
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Penn State Abington Photo of the Week: Career Closet

Members of the Penn State Abington business organization ENACTUS hosted the Career Closet, a one-stop temporary on-campus shop where students can find bargains on gently used business attire to wear on job interviews. ENACTUS is an international nonprofit that brings together students, faculty, and business leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve the quality of life and standard of living for people in need.

Men of Color Leadership Academy Penn State Abington

Men of Color Leadership Academy goal: Support on the road to graduation

A new program at Penn State Abington aims to improve graduation rates among men of color.
Shaashawn Dial

National Coming Out Week at Abington: Using your voice for social justice

An advocate for LGBTQQIAAS-2 communities helped Penn State Abington students find and use their voices to achieve their goals, during the recent National Coming Out Week.
Penn State Abington National Coming Out Week

Shaashawn Dial-Snowden

Poet, radio personality, and facilitator Shaashawn Dial at Penn State Abington. 

Abington Hillel

Scene at Penn State Abington: Celebrating Sukkot

Aisha Boursiquot, Katherine Grinberg, and Michael Bluestein help construct a temporary sukkah by the pond at Penn State Abington. Members of Hillel, the campus Jewish student organization, along with Rabbi Ben Davis pitched in to erect the structure to recognize the weeklong celebration of Sukkot.  

Map of Sustainable Communities programs at Penn State campuses

Sustainability community program expands across Commonwealth with PepsiCo funds

Five Penn State campuses have been awarded PepsiCo Challenge Mini Grants to expand community engagement efforts through Penn State’s Sustainable Communities Collaborative (SCC). Penn State Abington, Altoona, Beaver, Behrend and Brandywine will take part in a three-year pilot program to expand the SCC to Penn State communities outside of University Park.
Abington Puerto Rico

Abington students lead collection drive for Puerto Rico hurricane victims

The collection drive at Penn State Abington runs through Oct. 19.
Puerto Rico hurricane

Abington Puerto Rico

Penn State Abington student organizations are staging a drive to collect items to send to Puerto Rico, which is struggling after Hurricane Maria.