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Rachel Brokenborough of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine senior takes passion for child advocacy from Philly to Spain

Rachel Brokenborough, a letters, arts and sciences major, decided to make her last year at Penn State an adventure.
Penn State Brandywine student Heather Gartside

Brandywine senior turns class project into community movement

When Penn State Brandywine senior Heather Gartside began her independent research capstone, she knew that she wanted to take a unique approach to the project — and has made a deep impact on her community as a result.
Students making Jared Boxes

Nursing students participate in Jared Box service project

The Penn State College of Nursing's honor society, Beta Sigma, selected the Jared Box Project as its service project for spring 2016. Created by nursing students at Penn State Schuylkill and several other Penn State campuses, Jared Boxes are shoebox-sized plastic containers full of toys, games and other items to help distract and entertain children who are in the hospital.
Young Innovators Fair Digi-Digits

Young Innovators Fair Digi-Digits

Penn State students explain the process of 3D printing to K-12 students at the Young Innovators Fair.

Young Innovators Fair Digi-Digits

Engineers enrich minds of future visionaries at Young Innovators Fair

To engage, educate and encourage the next generation of engineers, Penn State’s College of Engineering brought design to life at the Young Innovators Fair, a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) exhibition held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pennsylvania, Jan. 2-3.