College Announcements: Dec. 12, 2018

December 12, 2018

College awards program accepting nominations

Nominations for the 2018-19 College of Education Faculty, Staff and Student Awards Program are now being accepted. These awards recognize those who have made significant contributions to their respective fields, the College of Education and the larger University community. To nominate someone, fill out the nomination form and submit it along with the supporting materials to the Office of Alumni and Development, 247 Chambers Building, by Jan. 31, 2019. For more information, visit

Nominations sought for 2019-20 Penn State Laureate

The University is seeking nominees for the role of 2019-20 Penn State Laureate, with nomination materials due by Monday, Jan. 21, 2019. The endowed annual position of Penn State Laureate was established in 2008 to bring greater visibility to the arts and humanities (a key priority in Penn State’s Strategic Plan) and the honoree’s work, and to enrich the University. For more information about the position and the nomination process, visit

Help restock the Professional Attire Closet at Penn State

Consider donating professional clothing that you no longer wear to the Professional Attire Closet. Many Penn State students need professional clothing for career fairs, interviews and networking events in spring 2019. More than 640 students used this service this fall. All sizes and styles are appreciated, but smaller sizes are needed the most. Clothing donation boxes are located at the Hintz Family Alumni Center, the Bank of America Career Services Center, and the Business Building. For more information, email or call 814-865-4630.

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Last Updated December 12, 2018