Penn State Greater Allegheny

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Don’t let the summer end without exploring what it means to be a Penn Stater!

Join us for an evening BBQ and discover what makes Penn State Greater Allegheny a great fit for your college experience.
Meet with faculty, learn about academics, student life, and start your Penn State application!

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Greater Allegheny’s Siobhan Brooks excels at nationally recognized program

Siobhan Brooks, learning center coordinator at Penn State Greater Allegheny, received extensive training in policymaking through a fellowship program offered by The Education Policy and Leadership Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
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Summer program for first-year students enters second year at Greater Allegheny

In its second year at Penn State Greater Allegheny, the Pathways to Success: Summer Start (PaSSS) program welcomes 14 first-year students to the campus for an early college experience. The PaSSS program offers scholarships and campus employment to participating students to help reduce the financial barriers of a college education.
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Penn State police to serve free refreshments to employees this summer

Penn State police officers across Pennsylvania will host events for Penn State employees this summer featuring a variety of refreshments, from free coffee to pizza to ice cream and more.
Regional Engagement Expo

Four western Penn State campuses gather for engagement expo

Four Penn State campuses sent delegations to Pittsburgh for a first-of-its-kind expo where students presented on their student engagement experiences and impact they’ve had on their communities.
Educators from 7 Penn State campuses and the University of Virginia attend the 2019 Human Flourishing Summer Teaching Institute

Course in 'The Art and Science of Human Flourishing' expanding to 7 campuses

Based upon early successes, “The Art and Science of Human Flourishing” will be offered as a three-credit course at seven Penn State campuses — Altoona, Brandywine, Fayette, Greater Allegheny, Mont Alto, University Park and York — and is the focus of a research study evaluating possible outcomes in increased student health and well-being.