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A student peers into a tomato plant searching for ripe fruti.

campus garden

Beaver student Marney Haddad and her classmates visit the campus garden every Friday to pick ripe fruits and vegetables. The produce is then donated to the Salvation Army, which distributes to local food pantries.

A Beaver student picks a tomato from a plant.

Beaver community garden

Beaver student Marney Haddad plucks ripe tomatoes from the campus garden. The produce is donated to the Salvation Army.

Student actors run down a hallway.

Run 2

Penn State Beaver students participate in an active shooter training scenario in 2015. 

Student actors run down a hallway.


Penn State Beaver student actors participate in active shooter scenario training in the fall of 2015.

An aerial view of the construction of an enthane cracker plant.

Beaver County Shell Plant construction

The Beaver County Economic and Environmental Speaker Series will focus on the construction of Shell's cracker plant, seen here, the closure of the Little Blue Run Coal Combustion Disposal Area and the impact of hydraulic fracturing.

The chimney stack entrance sign at the front of the Beaver campus.

entrance sign

Senior Instructor Jim Hendrickson and two of his engineering students, Leah Berry and Nicole Chemini, used maker lab tools and a little resourcefulness to save this iconic campus sign from demise.

Richard Lomotey points to a computer as Evan McStay looks on.

Lomotey and McStay

Beaver IST student Evan McStay, seated, received a Penn State Student Engagement Network Grant to work with Assistant Professor Richard Lomotey on a mobile app for farmers.

Members of the Provost's Global Advisory Council

Members of the Provost's Global Advisory Council

Members of the first Global Advisory Council meeting.

Boxes of food sit on the floor of the food bank warehouse.

food bank boxes

Beaver sophomore Katie Stanley and freshman Rachael Cummings, who will lead the campus' food rescue program, visited the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank distribution warehouse as part of their research.