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Penn State Master Gardener Pollinator Friendly Garden sign

Penn State Brandywine is the 'bee's knees' of pollinator habitats

Penn State Brandywine recently received certification from the Pennsylvania State Master Gardeners to be a Pennsylvania Pollinator Friendly Garden. This comes after the White House announced the first national strategy to promote the health of pollinators.
Penn State Brandywine women's softball team

Brandywine softball takes home PSUAC championship trophy

In just its second year in existence, the Penn State Brandywine women’s softball team recently claimed its first Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) Championship after a hard-fought 11-8 victory against Penn State Hazleton.
Kimberly Bowen

Penn State Brandywine student receives national recognition for citizen science

Kimberly Bowen, an upcoming junior at Penn State, recently received the Council on Undergraduate Research - Geosciences Division (GeoCUR) Award for Excellence in Student Research for her work establishing four Picture Post Project locations at Penn State Brandywine.
Students arrive at Penn State Brandywine's spring 2015 commencement ceremony.

Brandywine graduates encouraged to embrace and overcome struggle to succeed

Philadelphia’s District Attorney R. Seth Williams addressed Penn State Brandywine’s Class of 2015 on May 9 and encouraged graduates to embrace life’s struggles.
Brandywine Students at EURECA

Brandywine students showcase their research at EURECA

Penn State Brandywine held its annual spring undergraduate research showcase called EURECA, featuring work from more than 20 students from several academic programs.

Brandywine honors Women of the Year: Maginnis, Cole and Rementer

For 25 years, Penn State Brandywine's Commission for Women has recognized outstanding female students, faculty and staff during its annual luncheon by naming them Women of the Year. The event, held during Women's History Month, serves as an occasion for the Brandywine community to celebrate the accomplishments of women on campus.

Susan Fredricks, chair of the commission and associate professor of communication arts and sciences, announced the honorees at the event.

Explore Nature's Geometry with NSF Researcher, April 8

Explore the stunning and complex forms of nature like never before during Penn State Brandywine's 2015 Spring Speaker Series, April 8 at 6 p.m. in Main Building room 113.

Students, faculty honored at Brandywine Academic Recognition Ceremony

Penn State Brandywine honored students and faculty for their achievements and excellence in academia at its annual Academic Recognition Ceremony on Tuesday, March 24.

Former U.S. Ambassador Dennis Jett to kick off Speaker Series March 31

Each year, Penn State Brandywine welcomes a number of distinguished speakers to campus, and this year is no exception. Brandywine will host four speakers who will discuss a variety of topics including the ever-changing weather of the Philadelphia region, foreign affairs, how science and art mix, and geometric patterns found in nature.

Brandywine THON raises over 40k in the fight against pediatric cancer

For Penn State students across the Commonwealth, a one-year fundraising effort to support families in their fight against pediatric cancer culminated this past weekend (Feb. 21-22) in a 46-hour no-sleeping, no-sitting dance marathon at University Park.   

"No! I am not a terrorist!," Muslim speaker presents March 3

Penn State Brandywine's Muslim Student Association is sponsoring Zohra Sarwari, a Muslim author, life and business coach and international speaker, to lecture at Penn State Brandywine on March 3 at 11:30 a.m. in the Main Building 101 about the 'terrorist' stereotype Muslims have been labeled with worldwide.

High school journalism students: time is running out!

High school students, wouldn't it be great to share on your resume that you are a Penn State journalism contest winner?

Penn State Brandywine and the Delaware County Press Club are offering a FREE journalism contest to high school students. Winners will be announced at the 2015 Journalism Symposium on March 25 at 6:30 p.m. in the Tomezsko Building at Penn State Brandywine.

Brandywine senior selected to present research at state Capitol

Human development and family studies major Lauren Lomas, a Schreyer Honors Scholar, has become one of only eight Penn State students from across the Commonwealth selected to showcase their research in Harrisburg at the 13th annual Undergraduate Research at the Capitol - Pennsylvania (URC - PA) conference.  

Campus hosts Spring Soirée to benefit campus students

Penn State Brandywine will host its annual Spring Soirée on March 27 at 7 p.m. at the Merion Cricket Club in Haverford.

The Spring Soirée brings campus friends, alumni and the community together for an exciting night of celebration and entertainment. This semi-formal event is from 7 to 11 p.m. and is open to the public. It will feature dinner, live music, dancing and silent auctions. All proceeds benefit Penn State Brandywine students.

Brandywine Distinguished Professor to discuss the 21st century's "new normal

Penn State Brandywine will host its first Common Read event of the 2015 spring semester as Stephen Cimbala, Distinguished Professor of Political Science, discusses "Is the World Going to Hell?" on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 12:30 p.m. in Main Building classroom 203.