Around Campus

  • Deeply Rooted Dance Theatre

    Chicago's Deeply Rooted Dance Theater performed at the 45th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Banquet, held Jan. 15, 2020, at Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center. The event was hosted by The Forum on Black Affairs at Penn State.

  • Susan Pendana

    Penn State President Eric Barron congratulates U.S. Air Force Staff Sergeant Susan Pedana during the Fall 2019 Military Honor Cord ceremony on Dec. 19. Pedana, a World Campus student, earned a degree in criminal justice from Penn State. The Honor Cords are presented each semester to graduating students who are in the United States Military.

  • Aerospace engineering Sven Schmitz, Jose Palacios and Jack Langelaan

    Penn State faculty members are working to design key parts of a drone to be used in NASA’s Dragonfly mission, which will send a drone to explore Saturn’s largest moon, Titan. Associate professors of aerospace engineering Sven Schmitz (left), Jose Palacios (center) and Jack Langelaan (right), spoke recently with a team from the Big Ten Network’s Live BIG programming series.

  • Old Main renovations

    The final phase of renovations to Penn State's Old Main Tower continued on the morning of Nov. 21. The full restoration of the Penn State landmark includes stone and brick masonry repointing, stone replacement, waterproofing and the addition of low-profile roof fall protection systems.