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The Penn State Beaver chancellor and Lincoln Learning Solutions CEO shake hands in front of the Lion Shrine.

Local nonprofit funds scholarship at Penn State Beaver

Penn State Beaver has received a $50,000 award from Lincoln Learning Solutions that creates a scholarship endowment to support need-based financial aid for academically-qualified students. Recipients of the scholarships made possible by this gift must be majoring in a degree program that focuses on science, technology, engineering or math.
Beaver student Ty Cole sits at picnic table on campus.

Beaver senior scores internship with Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation

Beaver corporate communications major Ty Cole scored a dream internship with the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation, where he runs social media accounts, composes an e-newsletter and fulfills donation requests.
A student wearing a construction hat looks down from the 17th floor of a building.

Engineering students get tour of one of the nation's largest power plants

Penn State Beaver second-year engineering students got a tour of the nation's sixth-largest, coal-fired power plant, thanks to their professor and a Beaver alumnus.
Lion Plaza in autumn

Penn State MBA in Cranberry Township to hold two information sessions

Penn State’s part-time master of business administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host two fall events for prospective students Oct. 16 and 26.
Screenshot of Amazon Echo.

Beaver professor debuts voice-enabled classroom assistant

Beaver Information Sciences and Technology Instructor Ashu Kumar is developing a voice-enabled classroom assistant that can, among other things, take attendance and award participation points.
Dylan Weisman

Penn State alumnus Dylan Weisman thrives owning entertainment business

Life is defined by moments, but for Penn State graduate Dylan Weisman, his entire entrepreneurship journey has been on an incline.
Ruhi Patel paints a bat house for the Beaver campus.

Beaver faculty prepared biology alumna for dental school

Former Penn State Beaver biology student Ruhi Patel credits the campus with laying a foundation for her dream career — dentistry.
I-Corps logo

Penn State’s NSF I-Corps program seeks applications by Sept. 15 and Oct. 15

The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.
Andrew Muirhead presents his talk to faculty and staff

Penn State faculty network and learn at annual entrepreneurship retreat

Faculty and staff from across Penn State came together Aug. 15-16 at University Park in support of entrepreneurship teaching and learning at the fifth annual ENTI Summer Gathering. ENTI, launched is 2013, is Penn State’s Intercollege Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Penn State Beaver hires new accounting faculty member

Baizhou Chen, a certified public account with extensive professional and teaching experience, will join the Penn State Beaver faculty as an instructor in accounting this fall.

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