Chris Halbig

Chris Halbig

Chris Halbig

Chris Halbig, a systems administrator at the Penn State Office of Physical Plant, is set to earn his degree -- with a 4.0 GPA -- through the College of Information Sciences and Technology on August 10. Halbig, who first enrolled at Penn State in 2002 before withdrawing, resumed his education in 2014 thanks to the encouragement of his manager at OPP.

IMAGE: Jessica Hallman