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Penn State Brandywine prepares for its first residential students

In August 2017, Penn State Brandywine will welcome its first residential students to campus. As move-in day approaches, the campus is preparing for the grand opening of its new residence hall and student union building.
Penn State Brandywine Old Havana

From snow to sunshine: Brandywine students study in Cuba over spring break

During spring break, a team of Penn State students and professors ditched the Pennsylvania cold for a week abroad in Havana, Cuba.
John DiMaio

Students, faculty honored at Brandywine’s 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 21.
Valerie Mendez-Gallardo, assistant professor of psychology at Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine professor receives diversity recognition award

Valerie Mendez-Gallardo, assistant professor of psychology at Penn State Brandywine, was recently awarded the 2017 John Romano Faculty/Staff Diversity Recognition Award.
Ashley Austin and Emily Battista of Penn State Brandywine

Internships at hospice center inspire Penn State Brandywine HDFS majors

Penn State Brandywine’s major in human development and family studies (HDFS) prepares students to work with people in all stages of life. While many HDFS majors complete their mandatory internship by working with children, two Brandywine students chose the opposite end of the spectrum: hospice and palliative care.
Kevin Cauley and Tommy Iacono of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine SGA representatives get involved at Fair Districts PA meeting

At the University’s November Council of Commonwealth Student Governments meeting (CCSG), student representatives were encouraged to get involved in local political movements. Two Penn State Brandywine students, Kevin Cauley and Tommy Iacono, have taken that advice to heart.
Shawn Manderson

Brandywine alumni raise $50,000 for scholarship, Board of Trustees matches gift

After a five-year campaign effort, the Penn State Brandywine Alumni Society has raised $50,000 for a student scholarship — a number that will be doubled by the Penn State Board of Trustees.
Book Discussion at Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine designs discussion group using microgrant from University Libraries

Last summer, Penn State Brandywine instructors and librarians worked together to design a unique book discussion group for the Multilingual Student Course Cluster and Brandywine Learning.
Brandywine student Yana Zhang

Brandywine 'All In' with global dialogue luncheon

In the spirit of fostering a campus culture of diversity and inclusion, Penn State Brandywine recently hosted another global dialogue luncheon — an event that is part of a campus series bringing everyday subjects, such as meals, relationship norms, and social rules into a global context.
Black Student League

Founders of Brandywine’s Black Student League visit campus

Four founding members of Penn State Brandywine’s Black Student League, including the group’s first president, visited the campus on Feb. 22 to discuss their experiences as college students in the late 1960s.