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Mary Capaldi

Brandywine alumna applies her English degree to a career in the arts

Penn State alumna Mary Capaldi was already an avid artist when she began her undergraduate studies at the Brandywine campus. However, at the time, she did not envision making art her full-time career.
Penn State Brandywine student union building

Penn State Brandywine’s new residence hall, student union promote sustainability

In August 2017, more than 200 Penn State Brandywine students will move into the campus’s new residence hall. In addition to providing students with space, comfort and social opportunities, the residence hall and the new student union will be LEED-certified buildings.
Bill Tyson

Brandywine marketing director appointed to Domestic Abuse Project board

Bill Tyson, Penn State Brandywine’s director of marketing and communications, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County (DAP).
Penn State Brandywine's Christina Shoemaker

Brandywine business student turns classroom knowledge into real-world success

Like many students, Christina Shoemaker, a business major at Penn State Brandywine, used to wonder how her math and marketing courses would relate to the real world. Then she took a job at Communications Test Design Inc.
Penn State Brandywine's Lynn Hatle

Brandywine professor receives award for research on play and creativity

Lynn Hartle, professor of education at Penn State Brandywine, recently received the Edgar Klugman Award for Lifetime Contribution of Research and Leadership in the Field of Early Childhood and Play.
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Seventeen Penn State campuses named 2017 Military Friendly Schools

Sixteen Penn State campuses, plus Penn State World Campus, have been named 2017 “Military Friendly Schools” by ratings organization Victory Media.
Diwali event at Penn State Brandywine

Diwali event brings Indian culture to Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine’s multicultural club recently hosted a Diwali festival luncheon on campus. For many students, this was their first introduction to Diwali, the Indian festival of lights.
Penn State Brandywine’s Academic Commons

Brandywine Academic Commons provide free tutoring services for students

Every week, hundreds of Brandywine students spend time in the Academic Commons, a free tutoring program located in Vairo Library.
we are!

Sending a 'We Are!' and thank you to these Penn Staters

This week, we recognize four people who go above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. We're sending a "We Are!" to Penn Staters with the College of the Liberal Arts, Penn State Brandywine, World Campus and Penn State Hazleton.
Penn State Brandywine's Jake Fida

Re-entry: Brandywine veterans reflect on returning to school after service

Jake Fida, an information sciences and technology major at Penn State Brandywine, does not fit the typical student mold. At the age of 18, Fida joined the United States Marine Corps, serving for four years in Djibouti, Kuwait and on a carrier before being honorably discharged from active duty in October 2015.