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Spirit Weekend 2019

Are you interested in playing at Penn State Beaver? Come to Athletics Spirit Weekend 2019, February 8-10, to meet coaches and players and to find out about our outstanding athletic and academic programs.
four students stand in the campus high tunnel

Growing for good

A university seed grant helped erect a 96-foot-long greenhouse on campus, and organizers hope its impact will go far beyond the food they're able to grow inside it.
Brooke Doerfler undergraduate exhibition

Check the map

Beaver psychology professor Kevin Bennett used existing data and research to create a map of our country’s psychology.
Amy Green poses in front of the Grand Canyon

Beaver alum’s career is a ‘grand’ adventure

Amy Green just landed her dream job with Xanterra Travel Collection. Her office is a two-minute walk from the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Taylor Myers watches baseball game from field level.

Student Spotlight: Taylor Myers

Beaver business major Taylor Myers has bagged four business internships over the past three years with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Disney World, the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Eat'n Park Hospitality Group.
Green plants, including fernleaf bleeding heart, grow in the woods.

Biology professor receives money from Duquesne Light to study local plant

Assistant Professor of Biology Sarah Nilson has received more than $15,000 to conduct a genetic study of Dicentra eximia, or fernleaf bleeding heart, a plant that's considered endangered in some parts of Pennsylvania.
Green plants grow in raised beds in campus garden.

University grant helping Beaver campus to ‘grow’

A University grant is helping the Beaver campus expand agriculture and food-related initiatives, including a campus garden, community-supported agriculture and a 96-foot-long high tunnel.
Students sit on drawing horses and sketch a still life with charcoal.

Drawing class teaches students 'how to see'

Penn State Beaver's six-week summer drawing class encourages students to test the limits of their creativity and develop critical thinking skills.
Five professors from Catholic University and Penn State stand in front of a building in France.

Penn State delegation fostering partnerships abroad

A delegation from three Pittsburgh-area Penn State campuses - including Beaver - will visit two universities in Europe this summer to foster global partnerships and expand the EDGE program.
Penn State Beaver graduates, still wearing gowns, talk with fellow students.

Internships lead to full-time jobs for Beaver IST students

Beaver Instructor Ashu Kumar tells his students they need to display clarity, confidence and commitment if they want to succeed. Those qualities have resulted in full-time jobs for three IST graduates.