Penn State Greater Allegheny news

Greater Allegheny campus edition
Wednesday, March 10, 2021

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IN THIS ISSUE:

FEATURED ITEM:
-- Story: Penn State Greater Allegheny to host third panel of its Crossing Bridges Summit

STORIES:
-- Penn State instructors invited to connect for virtual coffee and conversation
-- Coronavirus FAQ: Where is the University conducting its random COVID-19 testing?
-- Penn State Startup Week powered by PNC to celebrate student entrepreneurs
-- The Medical Minute: New screening guidelines call for earlier colonoscopies

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FEATURED ITEM:

Story: Penn State Greater Allegheny to host third panel of its Crossing Bridges Summit
Penn State Greater Allegheny in McKeesport will host a Crossing Bridges Summit event, "Psychological Perspectives on Black Women's Health," on March 18.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/KCdYCPmd

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STORIES:

Penn State instructors invited to connect for virtual coffee and conversation
Penn State instructors from across the commonwealth are invited to participate in "Refresh and Recharge — Virtual Coffee and Conversation for Instructors" on Friday, March 12.

https://news.psu.edu/link/Sf9NFBDK
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Coronavirus FAQ: Where is the University conducting its random COVID-19 testing?
As of March 1 (the conclusion of the universal required re-testing period), the University is conducting random testing of between 1% and 2% of the University's population of students and employees living, learning or working on campus as well as those who access campus.

https://news.psu.edu/link/_VGFGMw5
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Penn State Startup Week powered by PNC to celebrate student entrepreneurs
Penn State Startup Week powered by PNC returns in an all-virtual format, March 22-26. Startup Week provides Penn State students from all campuses diverse opportunities to explore and fully immerse themselves in entrepreneurship.

https://news.psu.edu/link/F6H94NQ6
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The Medical Minute: New screening guidelines call for earlier colonoscopies
Evolving evidence shows screening tests should actually start at age 45 for people at average risk for colorectal cancer. Two Penn State Health doctors discuss new guidelines.

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

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Coronavirus updates
Stay up-to-date on the latest information from Penn State regarding the global coronavirus outbreak.
https://news.psu.edu/link/5hbxqJBy

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