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'Service Learning Makes You Who You are as a Professional'

Penn State Abington education majors say the required service learning component helped them establish themselves as teachers.

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Teaching Science with Impact

An elementary education major helps students from community partnership schools with experiments in their first visit to a college biology lab.

Alternative Spring Break: Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota

Kaltra Bani, a sophomore at Penn State Abington, recalls how her recent Alternate Spring Break to a Native American reservation in South Dakota changed her perspective.

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LionsShare food pantry

The LionShare food pantry opened in April 2017.

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Penn State Abington education majors fill donated handbags with toiletries and other items for women at Laurel House, a shelter for women and families living under the threat of domestic violence.


Service for kids with cancer

Cards and books for kids

Sending goodwill to children with cancer includes homemade cards, books, and bags with treats.


Day of Service on campus

Chancellor Damian J. Fernandez makes sandwiches for the hungry. The campus sent more than 500 sandwiches to nonprofits in the region.

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Service at Briar Bush Nature Center

Abington students and staff got their hands dirty working at Briar Bush Nature Center about a mile from campus.

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Welcome Week: A Look Back

Memorable moments from the celebration of all that makes Penn State Abington home — the people, academics, research, the arts, and service and officially welcoming Chancellor Damian J. Fernandez to the family.