Penn State Greater Allegheny news

Greater Allegheny campus edition
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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IN THIS ISSUE:

STORIES:
-- Campus community supports the next generation of scientists and engineers
-- Policy and advocacy themes conclude the 2020-21 Crossing Bridges Summit
-- Penn State students can help 'Swipe Out Hunger' during Earth Week
-- The Medical Minute: How sleep affects your overall health

Also in this issue: Media Highlights.

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STORIES:

Campus community supports the next generation of scientists and engineers
Penn State Greater Allegheny faculty and staff participated in the 82nd Annual Pittsburgh Regional Science & Engineering Fair and recognized 13 high school students for their exceptional work.

https://news.psu.edu/link/Lq734rCK
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Policy and advocacy themes conclude the 2020-21 Crossing Bridges Summit
Penn State Greater Allegheny held is final installment of its 2020-21 Crossing Bridges Summit on Black Women's Health on April 15. Panelists discussed how community members can engage in public policy.

https://news.psu.edu/link/3byhHwGy
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Penn State students can help 'Swipe Out Hunger' during Earth Week
All Penn State residential campuses will host Swipe Out Hunger in conjunction with Earth Week 2021. During the week of April 19-23, students who have excess dining dollars left over on their meal plans can donate $5, $10, or $15 of their campus meal plan to the Student Emergency Fund any time they dine on campus.

https://news.psu.edu/link/7D6jDTh9
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The Medical Minute: How sleep affects your overall health
Most people know a good night's sleep helps them feel refreshed and invigorated. But fewer realize how vital sleep is to their overall health and well-being.

https://news.psu.edu/link/C619vqPG

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MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

Penn State Greater Allegheny Athletics - Thursday, April 1, 2021
Student Athlete Overcomes Adversity
In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the lives of so many student-athletes across the country, and the PSUGA softball team was no exception.

https://news.psu.edu/link/Fck742gq
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More: https://news.psu.edu/link/NBHvMvCZ

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QUICK LINKS:

Coronavirus updates
Stay up-to-date on the latest information from Penn State regarding the global coronavirus outbreak.
https://news.psu.edu/link/cTb59Z1Z

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