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Thursday, December 19, 2019


City Lights

Join the Alumni Association for its 2020 City Lights programs in Florida

The first two programs in the Penn State Alumni Association's 2020 City Lights series will be held in Florida in Ft. Lauderdale and at The Villages, respectively. The 2020 series will highlight elements of Penn State's Impact The World Initiative, demonstrating how the Penn State community is imagining, collaborating and inventing its way to a better world.   Full story

Giving Tuesday

Penn Staters celebrate #GivingTuesday with more than 7,600 gifts

Tuesday, Dec. 3, marked the fifth year that Penn State participated in #GivingTuesday, the national day to celebrate the power of giving back — and alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends supported the effort in record numbers. On Dec. 2 and 3, areas across the University received more than $710,000 and garnered more than 7,600 gifts.  Full story

Tom Range

IST internship coordinator doubles as author on Blue Band and Penn State history

Penn State alumni find various ways to stay connected to their alma mater. Some give time and money to support their favorite programs, while others join alumni groups and represent Penn State in their local communities. For Thomas Range, 1989, internship coordinator and career coach at the College of Information Sciences and Technology, he remains involved through his connection to the Penn State Blue Band.   Full story