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Five professors from Catholic University and Penn State stand in front of a building in France.

Penn State Beaver, GA, NK delegation in Europe

A delegation from Penn State's western campuses stopped at the Catholic University in Lille, France. Pictured here, left to right, are: Céline Blondeau, Vice Dean of Management, Economics, and Sciences at Catho, Lille; Bernice Cerasaro, Assistant Teaching Professor in Business at Penn State Greater Allegheny; Yang Xu, Associate Professor of Business at Penn State New Kensington; Dan Smith, Assistant Teaching Professor of Business at Penn State Beaver; and Véronique Flambard, rising Vice Dean at Catho, Lille.

Five professors from Catholic University and Penn State stand in front of a building in France.

Penn State Beaver, GA, NK delegation in Europe

A delegation from Penn State's western campuses stopped at the Catholic University in Lille, France. Pictured here, left to right, are: Céline Blondeau, vice dean of management, economics, and sciences at Catho Lille; Bernice Cerasaro, assistant teaching professor in business at Penn State Greater Allegheny; Yang Xu, associate professor of business at Penn State New Kensington; Dan Smith, assistant teaching professor of business at Penn State Beaver; and Véronique Flambard, rising vice dean at Catho, Lille.

Two female students look at a vile of simulated blood.

WISE UP 2018

More than 70 students from four Beaver County school districts - including Emily Tran, left, and Jennifer Vo - participated in W.I.S.E. UP, a day of STEM-related workshops and panels for seventh-grade girls.

Chancellor Ralph Ford and HERO BX founder Pat Black stand in a new research lab at Penn State Behrend

Ralph Ford and Pat Black in HERO BX research lab

Penn State Behrend Chancellor Ralph Ford, left, joins HERO BX Founder and CEO Samuel P. "Pat" Black III in the HERO BX research lab at Penn State Behrend's Knowledge Park. The facility opened May 2.

Cassandra Miller-Butterworth and two students transfer liquid into beaker.

Cassandra Miller-Butterworth Baden Academy students

Cassandra Miller-Butterworth consulted on - and stars in - a book about little brown bats, written by Baden Academy fifth-graders Kaitlyn Desrochers and Kennedi Emery. In March, she invited them to her lab to view bat DNA.

Baden Academy student Kaitlyn Desrochers works on a DNA sample in Cassandra Miller-Butterworth's laboratory.

Cassanda Miller-Butterworth bat DNA

Kaitlyn Desrochers, a student at Baden Academy, looks at a DNA sample she and a classmate helped prepare with the help of Associate Professor of Biology Cassandra Miller-Butterworth.

Cassandra Miller-Butterworth and two students transfer liquid into beaker.

Cassandra Miller-Butterworth Baden Academy students

Beaver Associate Professor of Biology Cassandra Miller-Butterworth agreed to consult on and star in a book about bats, written by Baden Academy fifth-graders Kaitlyn Desrochers, center, and Kennedi Emery, left.

A wooden block held together by velcro and decorated with clip art sits on a table.

Jordan Henry ED100 project

Beaver freshman Jordan Henry and her team designed a game for New Horizon School students that uses two 6x6-inch dice to promote physical fitness and collaboration.

Tarana Burke

Tarana Burke

 Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Tarana Burke Streaming of Tarana’s speech will be available Thursday, March 22, at 8:00 p.m. EDT  

Three Penn State students repair bicycles at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network bike warehouse.

MLK Day bikes

Shannon Josefoski, right, cleans a bicycle at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network in Erie. Josefoski, a student at Penn State New Kensington, was one of 50 students who participated in Erie service projects on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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