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Bethany Coldren

Penn State Fayette PaSSS student graduates early

Bethany Coldren, a former student in the inaugural cohort of the Pathway to Success Summer Start (PaSSS) program at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, has completed a bachelor of science degree in just three years.

Samantha Long, Emily Blaker, and Dr. Karagiorgakis

Penn State Fayette students awarded Erickson Discovery Grants for research

Two students of Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, have been selected to receive the 2018 Erickson Discovery Grant awarded by the Office of Undergraduate Education at University Park.

Samantha Long and Emily Blaker will each receive $3,500 to support their proposed research projects, the topics of which will remain undisclosed until completion to preserve research subject naivety in the campus community.

Vive VR System being demonstrated.

Penn State Fayette introduces virtual reality to the classroom

Information Technology Services (ITS) at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus demonstrated use of virtual reality (VR) technology for an integrative arts course on March 14 in the recently renovated Engineering and Arts Suite.

Jayme Fullerton answering questions from the audience.

Jayme Fullerton of Estée Lauder returns to Penn State for presentation

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus hosted Jayme Fullerton, 1999 Uniontown High School graduate, on Monday, Feb. 19, in the Magerko Auditorium on campus in celebration of National Engineers Week.

Joanna DePolt

Penn State Fayette appoints head librarian

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus has appointed Joanna DePolt to the position of head librarian.

A native of western Ohio, DePolt most recently served as the library director at South University and, previously, at the ITT Technical Institute in North Carolina. She was instrumental in the establishment of physical libraries at both institutions. She brings 10 years of professional library and administrative experience to her new role.

Dr. Aris Karagiorgakis

Psychology Professor Delivers Research on Effects of Drawing on Stress

Dr. Aris Karagiorgakis delivered a presentation of his research project, “Measuring Blood-Glucose Levels to Distinguish between Psychological and Physiological Reductions in Stress after Drawing for 15 Minutes.”
Golf Team

Penn State Fayette Golf Finishes 5th in PSUAC Championship

The Roaring Lions golf team at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus participated in the 2017 PSUAC/USCAA Championship tournament on October 9th and 10th at the Penn State Blue Course in State College, PA.

Penn State Fayette, led by Assistant Coaches Al Crawford and Rita Gumbert and Head Coach Dave Gumbert, finished 5th in the PSUAC standings and 13th in the USCAA standings out of a total of twenty-five participating schools from across the country.

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Penn State Day

October 14, 2017

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Dr. Julio Palma and his undergraduate research team, Janai Showman, Kaylee Ermine, Jaira Wells, and Ryan Godbey. Not pictured: Anastazia Polakovsky.

Undergraduate Research at Fayette Campus Attracts University Park Student

Five undergraduate students completed independent research projects during the summer semester under the supervision of Dr. Julio Palma, assistant professor of chemistry at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus.

Michael Yocolano

Rising applicants beat first-ever Penn State escape room

Over thirty prospective students and their guests visited Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus on August 8 for the second Spend a Summer Evening event of the season.

The evening included tours of campus, dinner in the student lounge, introductions from student-volunteer Lion Ambassadors, an informational session for parents and guardians, and the main event: an escape room challenge, the first of its kind on a Penn State campus.