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Andrea Gilbert

Health care executive to address Brandywine’s fall commencement

Bryn Mawr Hospital President Andrea Gilbert will speak at Brandywine’s fall commencement on Dec. 15.
Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
Penn State Brandywine’s THON Dancers

Meet the three Brandywine students dancing at THON 2017

Most Penn Staters are familiar with THON, a completely student-run philanthropy committed to enhancing the lives of children and families impacted by childhood cancer. The organization’s efforts culminate each year with a 46-hour dance marathon in the Bryce Jordan Center at University Park, to which each participating Penn State campus sends dancers as representatives.

President of SAP North America to speak at Brandywine commencement

Jennifer Morgan, president of SAP North America, will be the speaker at Penn State Brandywine’s spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. May 7 in the Commons Building Gymnasium on campus.
Two women celebrating Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving celebrations, food drives bring Penn State communities together

Each year, Penn State students, faculty and staff get together to celebrate Thanksgiving, learn about traditions and create their own. Here is a look at the food drives and dinners at Penn State locations around the state.