A proposed $14.7 million project to modernize and improve the existing 22,000-square-foot Ostermayer Laboratory at Penn State Greater Allegheny garnered a recommendation for approval on Feb. 20 from the Board of Trustees Committee on Finance, Business and Capital Planning.
Raeann Sleith, a junior majoring in both business and psychology, returned to campus after studying abroad in Vienna, Austria. While abroad, Sleith traveled extensively and experienced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Food and housing insecurity is a growing issue for students at colleges and universities across the United States. Recent reports from both The Hope Center and the U.S. General Accounting Office have found these issues on college campuses nationwide. To help address this problem at Penn State, University President Eric Barron has formed a University Task Force on Food and Housing Security.