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Short family establishes foundation and scholarship in honor of late daughter

Brandon and Mahreen Short and family are honoring their late daughter, Karli Short, through the Karli Short Better Tomorrow Foundation. The foundation will provide financial assistance through a scholarship for Penn State Greater Allegheny undergraduates grappling with the fallout of gun violence, and the Shorts are inviting other donors to support the fund. 

Commonwealth Campus websites receive modern look, comprehensive update

A new look and feel will greet visitors to Penn State’s Commonwealth Campus websites beginning June 21. The refreshed websites, which apply to each of the University’s Commonwealth Campuses, are the result of in-depth research on user needs and best practices, resulting in modern, mobile-friendly and engaging sites that highlight the power of Penn State’s campus communities.
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Megan Nagel named interim chancellor at Penn State Greater Allegheny

Megan Nagel, associate chief academic officer and associate professor of chemistry at Penn State Greater Allegheny, has been named the campus’ interim chancellor and chief academic officer through June 30, 2023. She succeeds Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Jacqueline Edmondson, who recently announced her departure to become the president of the University of Southern Maine.