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On the Border – The Ultimate Eagles Tribute band plays for a crowd at Penn State Fayette.

Fayette campus rocks!

On a warm, late-August evening at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, an audience of about 1,200 people sang, danced and rocked out to “Hotel California,” “Life in the Fast Lane,” and all of the Eagles’ hit songs at an outdoor concert by On the Border – The Ultimate Eagles Tribute (OTB).

Commonwealth Campuses offered development opportunities via Adobe Connect

New professional development opportunities for Penn State faculty and staff at Commonwealth Campuses are available through Adobe Connect.

Program on concussions to be held at Fayette campus

The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus is hosting a free continuing education opportunity, The Management of Concussions, Sept. 29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Fayette campus.

Learn how to prep kids for college at Fayette campus program

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will host College Prep for Parents at 6:00 p.m. Sept. 29 for people interested in helping their high school-age students prepare for higher education.
SandStory principal Joe Castillo uses a hand-on light table to create images in sand.

SandStory performance to be held at Fayette campus

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus will present SandStory Sept. 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Kary Coleman

Development director at New Kensington named one of Pittsburgh’s ‘50 Finest’

Kary Coleman, director of development and alumni relations at Penn State New Kensington, will be honored Aug. 25 as one of Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest in 2016 by Pittsburgh’s WHIRL Magazine and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) of Western Pennsylvania at the annual CFF gala in Pittsburgh.

College of Nursing receives grant for rural nurse practitioner education

Penn State's College of Nursing was awarded $350,000 from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration for the Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship program, which aims to increase the number of advanced practice nurses working as primary care providers in underserved areas.

Paint run/walk to colorize Fayette campus

Annual 5K promises morning of good, unclean fun at Penn State Fayette
Cross-Training and Group Fitness Center, which is available to students.

New facility at Fayette campus offers workout versatility

Penn State Fayette has transformed a former racquetball court into a workout space dedicated to cross-trainers and multiple users. Housed in the Community Center beside the existing gym, the approximately $50,000 Cross-Training and Group Fitness Center supplements the campus’ emphasis on health and wellness, as well as its goals and initiatives toward being innovative and modern.
Pathway to Success: Summer Start (PaSSS) pilot program

Summer program for first-year students expands

This summer, selected students at Penn State’s Altoona and York campuses will have the opportunity to get a head start on their first or second years of college by taking summer classes through the Pathway to Success: Summer Start (PaSSS) pilot program. Now in its second year, the program supports students with unmet financial need by providing a scholarship, $400 book stipend, mentoring, social activities and on-campus employment.