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Penn State Fayette EMS Advisory Committee members

Fayette campus’ paramedic program earns accreditation

The Center for Community and Public Safety’s paramedic program at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Allied Health Education Programs.
Debbie Manchas and Joe Segilia named Outstanding Alumna and Outstanding Fellow by Penn State Fayette Advisory Board

Fayette campus Advisory Board makes annual awards

At its annual meeting May 11 at the Uniontown Country Club, the Advisory of Board of Penn State Fayette Inc. announced Debbie Powell Manchas and Joseph Segilia III as recipients of the Outstanding Alumna and Outstanding Fellow awards, respectively.
Ray Smitley

Longtime Fayette campus baseball coach retires

The end of an era has come to the Baseball program at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, with Ray Smitley’s recent retirement after 18 seasons as head coach.

UHS to collect student health insurance information for 2017-18

Penn State is moving toward a University-wide health insurance requirement for the 2018-19 academic school year. In preparation for the new requirement, University Health Services (UHS) will begin collecting student health insurance information in May 2017.
Richard Trumka

Fayette campus holds commencement ceremony

Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Charles Patrick conferred academic degrees on 113 candidates for graduation May 6 during the 47th commencement ceremony at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus. The event’s honored guest speaker was Richard Trumka, a Fayette campus alumnus who is president of the AFL-CIO, the largest organization of labor unions in the country.
 Undergraduate Research at the Capitol, students on steps

Students join PA legislators for Undergraduate Research

On April 25, 11 undergraduate students representing Penn State campuses throughout Pennsylvania presented their research to an audience of legislators at the Undergraduate Research at the Capitol—Pennsylvania (URC-PA) conference.
Spring Learning Fair winners

Learning Fair at Fayette campus highlights curiosity

The Spring Learning Fair poster competition at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus provided an opportunity for student-researchers to display the results of their academic curiosity, as well as their creative and presentation skills.
Gib Prettyman with Alumni/Student Award for Excellence in Teaching plaque

Fayette professor recognized for teaching excellence

The Penn State Alumni Association has selected Dr. Gib Prettyman, an associate professor of English at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, to receive an Alumni/Student Award for Excellence in Teaching. In conjunction with this award, he will serve as a Penn State Teaching Fellow for 2017.
Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
: Laurel Highlands High School senior and class treasurer Cameron Lizza welcomes Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Charles Patrick to the stage for his keynote address.

Fayette campus hosts Pennsylvania Student Leadership Consortium

More than 100 student leaders from 12 area high schools gathered at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus April 21 for the Pennsylvania Student Leadership Consortium (PASLC). This annual event, now in its fifth year, was hosted by the Student Forum at Laurel Highlands High School (LH).