Feature Archive

All Features
Kayla Bonus

Somerset County woman shapes her future in Fayette

A Fairhope, Pa., native found everything she wanted in a college at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus.

Surrounded by students, staff, and faculty enjoying cake at the Athletic Appreciation Event, the Athletics Department's staff and coaches pose for a photo with Dr. Charles Patrick, second from right. Also pictured are, from left: Jon Puskar, Abigail Petrosky, Steve Oberly, Louis Zadecky, Joe Carei, and Nancy Wheeler.

Basking in the afterglow of victory at Fayette campus

The students, staff, and faculty at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus showed their support for the school’s athletic teams at an Athletic Appreciation Event, held Nov. 30 in the Community Center.

Speakers included Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Charles Patrick, Athletic Director Lou Zadecky, and the two coaches who led their teams to Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) championships this fall.

Constable Rocky Younkin (standing, right), an instructor with the Center for Community and Public Safety, 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.

Men's Cross Country Team wins PSUAC Championship.

`We are ... the champions, my friend’ at Fayette campus

Students, staff, and faculty at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus were still celebrating the Oct. 29 PSUAC championship victory of the men’s Cross Country team when, a few days later, on Nov. 2, the women’s Volleyball team beat all other Penn State campuses to win their tournament.

This was the first-ever PSUAC championship for the Fayette men, who also crowned their first individual champion, Cameron Coffey.

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.

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 on 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.

Tamia Johnson

Penn State’s 2+2 plan makes life easier for Greene County sophomore

Fayette offers diversity, acceptance, and an opportunity to start and finish at different campuses.
Daniel Sparks

From well pad to Washington

Army veteran finds new opportunities at Fayette campus.
William Guseman (right) mentors first-year student David D’Antonio. Both participated in this summer’s PaSSS program, which provides financial and educational support to students, helping them to graduate on time.

Summer program at Fayette campus helps students get head start on college

The University instituted PaSSS in order to provide financial and educational support to students, while at the same time helping them to graduate on time.
Mary Budinsky working with the NSO students.

Daylong programs orient students to Fayette campus and Penn State

Entire campus gets involved in effort to help new students.

Pages