Penn State, along with other universities that have a presence in the Philadelphia region, has learned from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that there have been vague threats on social media of violence at "a Philadelphia area University." The FBI indicated that similarly vague threats have been made on social media across the country in the last several days.
Penn State Brandywine’s Laboratory for Civic and Community Engagement is sponsoring Constitution Day at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 17 in the Vairo Courtyard. The celebration will commemorate the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution, as well as recognize all who were born in the United States or have become American citizens by naturalization.
Eighteen engineering bachelor’s degree programs in the Colleges of Engineering and Earth and Mineral Sciences have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). ABET is the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering and engineering technology.
Penn State Brandywine’s Common Read Committee will kick off the 2015-16 academic year by hosting a screening of the documentary "Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch," followed by a discussion about environmental impact with Eric Stein, associate professor at Penn State Great Valley, at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 10 in Room 103 of the Tomeszko Classroom Building.