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Philadelphia Region edition

Philadelphia Region edition

Monday, October 12, 2020


Woman gambling online.

Impacts of gambling in Pennsylvania to be explored

Penn State researchers are exploring unknown territory when it comes to gambling in the state of Pennsylvania. Glenn Sterner, assistant professor of criminal justice at Penn State Abington and coordinator of the Greater Philadelphia Office of the Criminal Justice Research Center, has been awarded a contract through the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs to assess impacts of interactive, online gaming in Pennsylvania.  Full story


First-year students talk college expectations

We asked a few of our first-year students what they think college life will be like. What are they looking forward to most? What classes will be their favorites? Watch our video to find out what our first-year students thought!  Watch video