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Student smiles as campus favorite barista prepares coffee

Angie and Shirley café

Penn State Greater Allegheny student, Angie Mayhue, smiles while campus favorite barista, Shirley Evans prepares her latté.  Mayhue was one of the students that honored Evans by making a donation to Equality Now in her name.  

Three Penn State students repair bicycles at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network bike warehouse.

MLK Day bikes

Shannon Josefoski, right, cleans a bicycle at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network in Erie. Josefoski, a student at Penn State New Kensington, was one of 50 students who participated in Erie service projects on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Two Penn State Behrend students paint a hallway during a MLK Day service project.

MLK Day painters

Will Taylor, an Americorps VISTA intern at Penn State Behrend, and Ashlyn Kelly, a senior at the college, paint a hallway at the Lodge on Sass, a transitional housing shelter in Erie. A total of 50 Penn State students contributed to service projects in Erie on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Oswald and Walker Medallions

Oswald and Walker Medallions

Oswald and Walker Medallions 

Students bag meals for a community member.

Students bag thanksgiving meals at Free Store 15132

On November 14th during the grand opening of the Free Store students held a Thanksgiving drive for community members.

Verónica Montecinos teaches her sociology of gender course.

Verónica Montecinos publishes new book

Verónica Montecinos, professor of sociology at Penn State Greater Allegheny, has published a new book titled  “Women Presidents and Prime Ministers in Post-Transition Democracies,” which analyzes the cultural, institutional and policy dimensions of the ascent of women to executive power.