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Local holiday traditions on exhibit at Fayette campus

The Coal and Coke Heritage Center at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will feature “Christmas in the Coal Patch” Dec. 2 through Jan. 9 between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. This mini-exhibition shows how Christmas was celebrated by the Slovakian, Polish, Carpatho-Rusyn, and Italian immigrant families living in the mining company towns of southwestern Pennsylvania.

Fayette campus to hold open house for athletic recruits

The Admissions and Athletics departments at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus invite students interested in playing team sports to an Athletic Recruiting Day Dec. 3.

Penn State Fayette offers RN-to-BS program at Mon Valley Hospital

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will offer an RN-to-BS in Nursing completion program at the Monongahela Valley Hospital beginning Jan. 12. This program is targeted to the working registered nurse (RN).
Constable Rocky Younkin (standing, right), an instructor with the CCPS, trains Wilkinsburg Police Officers Brandon Rourke, (laying), Doug Yuhouse (center), and William Coffee (left) to become certified as patrol rifle instructors.

Fayette campus’ CCPS leads in law-enforcement training

When Doug Yuhouse, head of training for the Wilkinsburg Police Department, and two fellow officers recently needed to become certified as patrol rifle instructors, he turned, once again, to the Center for Community and Public Safety (CCPS) at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus.
Bob Brooks, Dr. Charles Patrick, and Martin Barbie

Boy Scouts honor Fayette campus chancellor

Scouting has played a significant role in the life of Charles Patrick, chancellor and chief academic officer of Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus — from his youth, when he was a Cub Scout and a Boy Scout, to adulthood, when his two sons began Scouting and he served as a leader. So it was very fitting that the Westmoreland Fayette Council of the Boy Scouts of America chose to honor Patrick at its annual Distinguished Citizen Dinner, held Oct. 27 at the Historic Stone House restaurant.

Alexander `Nick’ Nichols to speak at Fayette campus

The CEO Conversations series at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will feature on Nov. 16 Alexander “Nick” Nichols, the recently retired chief operating officer of the Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council (EMSDC). EMSDC’s mission is to develop business opportunities for minority-owned businesses by certifying and linking them to corporations and public agencies.
Mark Kempic and Robert Conti

Columbia Gas executive returns to Fayette campus

The fall 2016 CEO Conversations series at Penn State Fayette, the Eberly Campus, sponsored by Ford Business Machines, opened Oct. 19 with an insightful speech by a distinguished alumnus, Mark Kempic, who spoke about the University’s impact on his career and life.

Transfer students invited to Fayette campus

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will hold a Transfer Day open house Nov. 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
From left, Dr. Charles Patrick, Lori Omatick, Jodi Santella Hardy, and Joe Hardy

Fundraiser nets nearly $200,000 in scholarship funds for Penn State Fayette

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus raised approximately $197,000 for scholarships at the inaugural Benefit Fayette, held Saturday, Oct. 15. The evening’s highlight was the announcement of a $100,000 gift from Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and 84 Lumber founder Joe Hardy in honor of his wife, Jodi, a 1998 nursing graduate of the Fayette campus.

LGBT advocate to speak at Fayette campus

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will host a speaking engagement with Shane Bitney Crone Nov. 10 at 12:15 p.m.

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