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Greater Allegheny campus edition

Greater Allegheny campus edition

Wednesday, April 28, 2021


Award plaque

Six faculty members receive 2021 Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching

Six Penn State faculty members have received the 2021 George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching.

They are Julia Kregenow, associate teaching professor of astronomy and astrophysics in Eberly College of Science; Andrew Mowen, professor of recreation, park and tourism management in the College of Health and Human Development; Mary Napoli, associate professor of reading at Penn State Harrisburg; Marietta Scanlon, associate teaching professor of engineering at Penn State Berks; Sven Schmitz, associate professor of aerospace engineering in the College of Engineering; and Johnathan White, assistant teaching professor of history at Penn State Greater Allegheny.  Full story

Penn State Go: A milestone of 100,000+ downloads

Penn State Go mobile app surpasses 100,000 downloads

Since launching in January 2020, the Penn State Go mobile app has reached a milestone achievement of more than 100,000 downloads. The app includes popular features such as Canvas, Penn State email, LionPATH, LionCash+, library services, Starfish academic advising, Penn State Eats and more.  Full story

Nittany Lion at Old Main

Sending a 'We Are!' to these Penn Staters

As part of our regular "We Are!" feature, we recognize 10 Penn Staters who have gone above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. Thank you Dawn, Felicia, Shannon, Danielle, Kelly, Halaina, Craig, Eric and Brenda — and to everyone who helps make Penn State such an incredible community.  Full story