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Beaver students and administators cut a ribbon in front of a high tunnel greenhouse.

Provost, VP for Commonwealth Campuses officially open Beaver high tunnel

Provost Nick Jones and Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses Madlyn Hanes joined Penn State Beaver faculty and students to officially open the campus high tunnel. The tunnel, which was funded by a University seed grant, will support Beaver's campus-supported agriculture subscriptions and the local Salvation Army food bank.
Green plants grow in raised beds in campus garden.

Beaver campus garden

A University grant is helping the Beaver campus to expand its agriculture and food-related initiatives, including a campus garden, community-supported agriculture and a 96-foot-long high tunnel.

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.
Green plants grow in raised beds in campus garden.

University seed grant helping Beaver campus to 'grow'

Penn State Beaver recently received part of a University seed grant that develops learning opportunities around sustainable food and agriculture. Among the initiatives are a campus garden, community-supported agriculture and — coming soon — a high tunnel.
Boxes of food sit on the floor of the food bank warehouse.

Beaver faculty, students receive Pepsi Mini Grant for food-related initiatives

The Pepsi Mini Grant will give Beaver faculty and students $5,000 toward the creation of a community garden, a digitized food map and a food rescue program.
Shot of a wall at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank that reads "End Hunger Now."

food bank

Beaver sophomore Katie Stanley and freshman Rachael Cummings visited the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank to gather information for their Pepsi Mini Grant-funded food rescue program. While they were there, Stanley took this photo for inspiration.

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

Fixing the food crisis

Beaver faculty and students have received a Pepsi Mini Grant to fund the creation of a community garden, a digitized food map and a food rescue program.