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Penn State Brandywine students raise $31,000 for childhood cancer

For Penn State students across Pennsylvania, one year of fundraising to support children fighting pediatric cancer culminated February 17-19 in a 46-hour no-sleeping, no-sitting dance marathon at University Park in the Bryce Jordan Center.
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Philadelphia regional engineering degree

Penn State faculty and students demonstrate the autonomous robot they delivered to Horsham Township public works to inspect stormwater pipes.

Cara Colantuono

Penn State alumna’s nonprofit harbors homeless veterans

After earning her bachelor's degree in human development and family studies from the Brandywine campus, Penn State alumna Cara Colantuono went on to start Support Homeless Veterans (SHV) — a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending homelessness among U.S. veterans in the Philadelphia region.
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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.
Tim Wise at Abington

Tim Wise at Penn State Abington

Anti-racist and activist Tim Wise spent a full day with Penn State Abington faculty, staff, and students as well as community members.

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.
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.
Penn State Brandywine women's volleyball

Women’s volleyball team raises money for breast cancer research, support

The Penn State Brandywine women’s volleyball team partnered with the Side-Out Foundation by hosting its sixth annual Dig Pink weekend tournament Sept. 17-18. The event raised money and awareness for breast cancer research and support.
Penn State Brandywine CUB-Board

Brandywine CUB-Board supports students in need of food assistance

Hunger is not a distant social issue — it's one that impacts thousands of local individuals, including college students. At Penn State Brandywine, students, faculty and staff have taken action to combat student hunger by creating a new campus service: a food pantry called the Brandywine CUB-Board.

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