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Morgan Gillespie of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine graduate set to start her career at Disney World

Morgan Gillespie, a newly minted Penn State Brandywine graduate, will soon begin her full-time career at the most magical place on Earth.
Faith Lazarow of Penn State Brandywine

Internship spotlight: Brandywine senior test drives her degree

This May, Faith Lazarow will graduate from Penn State’s Brandywine campus, earning a four-year degree in business with a focus in finance. Thanks in part to an internship she landed through a Brandywine event, she’ll also graduate with a job.
Karla Pew, student at Penn State Brandywine.

Intern Spotlight: Brandywine program connects student to her academic passions

Karla Pew came to Penn State Brandywine looking for a degree that would allow her to make a difference in the lives of local youth. Today, as she prepares to graduate in summer 2018, the human development and family studies major is making a difference through her internship in Philadelphia.
Mussie Tesfay of Penn State Brandywine

A dream that spanned continents

Mussie Tesfay’s path to Penn State included several unexpected twists. An electrical engineering major attending Penn State Brandywine, Tesfay was born in Ethiopia where his family faced a series of political difficulties following the Eritrean-Ethiopian war.
Pouladvand and Marquit of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine student tackles year of research with energy

When Pedram Pouladvand, a psychology major at Penn State Brandywine, realized how many of his peers depend on energy drinks to get through the week, he decided it was time to educate himself and others on the drinks’ psychological impacts.
Group photo of Nannette D'Imperio, Terri Quiambao, Fawzia Salahuddin, Shaimun Alam, Ifreet Rahman, and Laura Kraya.

Brandywine students, faculty create new club celebrating female STEM majors

When Shaimun Alam, Ifreet Rahman and Fawzia Salahuddin came to Penn State Brandywine, they were already used to working together and getting things done. Now they've created a new, all-inclusive club to support women in STEM majors.
Mitch Engleka

Engineering student turns summer internship into part-time job

When Mitch Engleka decided to change his major, it seemed like a pretty simple switch -- just from one type of engineering to another.
Joshua Beauchamp of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine’s engineering program brings student’s dreams full circle

Joshua Beauchamp’s lifelong passion for robotics introduced him to Penn State Brandywine. Today, as a Brandywine student, he is introducing grade-school students to the world of robotics.
RN to BSN program at Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine and Abington team up to host RN to BSN program in Philly region

Penn State’s Office of Continuing Education has revamped its RN to BSN program in the Philadelphia region.
Max Schmid of Penn State Brandywine

A quick look at one of Penn State’s most versatile degrees

When Brian Fairfield and Max Schmid couldn’t find Penn State degrees that matched their hopes, they created their own through a little-known University program: the bachelor of philosophy degree (BPHIL).