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Philadelphia Region edition

Monday, December 14, 2020


Penn State Brandywine's Lion Shrine.

Penn State Brandywine to celebrate fall graduates

Penn State Brandywine’s fall graduates will celebrate their milestone achievement at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 19 with a University-wide virtual commencement ceremony, preceded by video conferencing with campus faculty and staff at 1:15 p.m.  Full story

Armillary Sphere Outside Old Main on Penn State's University Park Campus.

Applications sought for 2021-22 Administrative Fellows Program

Applications are being sought for the Administrative Fellows Program for 2021-22. The program offers Penn State faculty and staff the opportunity to work with senior University officers to gain insight pertaining to the challenges of leadership in the academic community. The deadline to apply is Jan. 28, 2021.  Full story

Nittany Lion with paws over heart

#GivingTuesday at Penn State sets new record with more than 10,400 gifts

Penn State’s #GivingTuesday event — which culminated on Tuesday, Dec. 1 — set records for the sixth year in a row. Expressing support for more than 125 University campaigns, Penn State alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends helped to raise over $990,000 and generated more than 10,400 gifts, exceeding 2019’s record of 7,600 gifts.   Full story