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Ten awards handed out at Beaver's annual Undergraduate Exhibition

Penn State Beaver's annual Undergraduate Exhibition showcases the research, engaged scholarship and creative work of Beaver students across disciplines. This year, 26 students presented in five categories.
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Beaver IST students develop app to connect campus community

Students in Penn State Beaver Instructor Ted Froats’ IST 440 class have spent the semester researching and building an app that allows Beaver students to find and convene study groups, buy and sell goods, and gather friends to attend activities and sporting events, among other things.
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Beaver campus app

The Penn State Beaver Information Sciences and Technology 440 class is building an app that will allow students to find study partners, buy and trade belongings, and meet up at events, among other things.

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Integrative Studies Seed Grants awarded to faculty across University

The Office for General Education has announced this year’s seed grants to support the development of Integrative Studies courses. The awarded proposals are representative of a wide range of academic disciplines, and include proposals from faculty at Penn State campuses across the Commonwealth.
Beaver student Ty Cole sits at picnic table on campus.

Communications: It's all about people

Ty Cole is turning his love of being involved and talking with people into a career in communications. "You get to be around people 24/7."
Richard Lomotey and Evan McStay in a computer lab

Information Sciences and Technology: Changing the world

IST student Evan McStay is adapting a phone app he and his classmates developed for Ghanaian cocoa farmers into one aimed at corn and bean farmers in western Pennsylvania.
Richard Lomotey and Evan McStay in a computer lab

Richard Lomotey works with student Evan 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.

Chancellor Cushman hands Alexa Di Pietrantonio a framed certificate.

Alexa Di Pietrantonio Walker Award

Beaver Chancellor Jenifer Cushman presents communications major Alexa Di Pietrantonio with the Eric A. and Josephine S. Walker Award, which recognizes students whose outstanding qualities of character, scholarship, leadership and citizenship contribute to the prestige and well-being of their campus.

Chancellor Cushman hands Alexa Di Pietrantonio a framed certificate.

Beaver students, faculty, staff honored at awards ceremony

Penn State Beaver recognized more than 30 students, faculty and staff for excellence in scholarship, leadership, service, teaching and research at the campus' 50th annual Awards Ceremony.
Chancellor Cushman hands Alexa Di Pietrantonio a framed certificate.

Cushman and Di Pietrantonio award presentation

Beaver Chancellor Jenifer Cushman presents communications major Alexa Di Pietrantonio with the Eric A. and Josephine S. Walker Award, which celebrates students whose outstanding qualities of character, scholarship, leadership and citizenship contribute to the prestige and well-being of their campus.

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