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Julie Foeldes of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine athlete honored for academic achievements

Julie Foeldes, a four-year starter on Penn State Brandywine’s championship softball team who graduated with highest honors in May, was recently lauded at the campus, conference and national levels for her achievements as a student-athlete.
Pouladvand and Marquit of Penn State Brandywine

Brandywine student wins regional award for long-term research project

Brandywine student Pedram Pouladvand won first place in the social science category at the Eastern Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium at Penn State Abington, where he showcased a research project he began in 2016.
Judge Nathaniel Nichols at Penn State Brandywine

Judge encourages Brandywine graduates to plan for future goals

A Delaware County judge encouraged graduates at Penn State Brandywine’s spring commencement ceremony to be specific about future goals and write them down, sharing that when he decided that becoming a judge was a career goal, he wrote “your honor” on his computer screen so he would be reminded of that objective every day.
Brandywine students at a conference

Brandywine professor, students present at international Springsteen symposium

While teaching one of her dream courses, Brandywine Assistant Teaching Professor of English Pat Hillen led her students on a journey that culminated in a group presentation at an international Bruce Springsteen symposium in New Jersey.
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.
Jen Petrella, former Penn State Brandywine student.

Alumni Spotlight: Jen Petrella, class of 2017

One year after graduating, Penn State alumna Jen Petrella is using her four-year degree to help fight cancer at the University of Pennsylvania.
JRM Solutions at Penn State Great Valley

Engineering students present capstone projects at annual Design Expo

Senior engineering students from Penn State Brandywine and Penn State Abington presented their senior capstone projects at the campuses’ annual Design Expo on Tuesday, April 24. The event was held at Penn State Great Valley.
Madeline Malfara of Penn State Brandywine

Students, faculty honored at Brandywine’s annual Academic Recognition Ceremony

Penn State Brandywine honored students and faculty for their achievements and excellence in academia at its annual Academic Recognition Ceremony on Tuesday, April 10.
Chancellor on field with players

Brandywine chancellor gives academic honors to softball players

When seven members of the Penn State Brandywine softball team could not attend the campus' academic recognition ceremony due to a game conflict, Brandywine Chancellor Kristin Woolever stopped by shortly before the game to present the students with their certificates on April 10. Shortly after, Woolever returned to campus to honor the other 242 Brandywine students' academic achievements at the ceremony.

Oswald and Walker Medallions

2018 Penn State student award recipients announced

Each year, Penn State honors several students for the highest levels of academic excellence, outstanding leadership and meritorious service. The 2018 student award recipients exemplify best practices and achievements among Penn State students, reflecting the University's mission of teaching, research and service.

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