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Jen Petrella of Penn State Brandywine

Alumna uses her four-year biology degree to fight cancer

Only one year after graduating, Jen Petrella is working at the University of Pennsylvania on cancer research.
Ziah Oyler signs with Penn State Brandywine

Youngest recruit brings enthusiasm to Brandywine softball team

10-year-old Ziah Oyler joins squad through Team IMPACT
Michael Vita of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine students design, build remote access telescope

With guidance from STEM faculty, students at Penn State Brandywine are creating a 3D printable, open source telescope with remote access capabilities.
Penn State Brandywine THON

Discovering Tomorrow’s Wonder

Brandywine Benefitting THON ranked No. 7 among Penn State Commonwealth campuses by raising more than $29,000 for pediatric cancer.
Nittany Lion Sewing at Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine completes 50 service projects to celebrate 50th anniversary

Students, faculty, staff and alumni came together to complete 50 community service projects in 50 hours to celebrate Brandywine’s 50th anniversary.
Penn State Brandywine ribbon cutting

Brandywine celebrates opening of Orchard Hall, Student Union

University leaders, campus representatives and local elected officials celebrated the completion of Penn State Brandywine’s two newest buildings with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Aug. 23. Orchard Hall is the campus’ first residence hall, while the Student Union includes the dining hall and other services.

Orchard Hall at Penn State Brandywine

Move-in day approaches

The construction of Penn State Brandywine’s new residence hall and student union building continues as the campus prepares to welcome its first residential students to campus.
Penn State Brandywine's Megan Povelones

Linking mitochondrial shapes and energy

Assistant Professor of Biology Megan Povelones was recently awarded a five-year grant that will allow her to expand her current research on the structure and function of mitochondria.
Sozi Pedro Tulante

Congratulations to the class of 2016

Philadelphia City Solicitor Sozi Pedro Tulan advised graduates to stand up for what they believe in at Brandywine’s fall commencement.
Penn State Brandywine's Mick Yoder

Examining cell behavior

Discovering the relationship between cell behavior and embryonic development is what inspires Assistant Professor of Biology Mick Yoder.