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Pennsylvania College of Technology edition
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

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IN THIS ISSUE:

STORIES:
-- Penn College apprenticeship programs get state grant support
-- Cornfield brainstorm leads to student's success in plastics
-- Penn College students raise nearly $1,500 for American Cancer Society
-- Hospitality students hired for Kentucky Derby internships
-- Local college students earn ROTC scholarships, contracts
-- Andrew J. Bucher named 'Student of the Month' at Penn College

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STORIES:

Penn College apprenticeship programs get state grant support
Pennsylvania College of Technology continues to lead the region in addressing the skills gap through apprenticeship programs, and a $49,523 capacity-building grant awarded to the college by the state Department of Labor & Industry will help assist those efforts.

https://news.psu.edu/link/TmHTS6fW
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Cornfield brainstorm leads to student's success in plastics
Lying for hours in a cut cornfield waiting for unsuspecting waterfowl to become inviting prey gives a person plenty of time to think. Granted, the brown remnants of the fall's harvest and gray morning sky aren't typical ingredients for inspiration. But for Anthony P. Wagner, the setting was the birthplace of a dream.

https://news.psu.edu/link/ZFLFtqzp
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Penn College students raise nearly $1,500 for American Cancer Society
Pennsylvania College of Technology's Student Nurses' Association raised nearly $1,500 for the American Cancer Society on March 29 when it hosted its first "Glow Walk."

https://news.psu.edu/link/52sn16Tt
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Hospitality students hired for Kentucky Derby internships
Twenty-eight Pennsylvania College of Technology students and 11 graduates have been selected to help prepare and serve food in the high-end venues of Churchill Downs during the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby on May 5.



https://news.psu.edu/link/Hbt2wszp
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Local college students earn ROTC scholarships, contracts
Five Army ROTC cadets from Pennsylvania College of Technology and two from Lycoming College have been rewarded with scholarships and commissioning contracts for their dedication and perseverance.

https://news.psu.edu/link/NdfFmwyj
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Andrew J. Bucher named 'Student of the Month' at Penn College
Andrew J. Bucher, scheduled to graduate in May with an associate degree in heavy construction equipment technology: technician emphasis, has been selected as the March "Student of the Month" at Pennsylvania College of Technology.

https://news.psu.edu/link/7hXBHwYN

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