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Bystander intervention training continues for faculty, staff, students

With a four-day session scheduled for November, the University is continuing to implement bystander intervention instructor certification training as part of its efforts to combat sexual misconduct and create safe campus environments.
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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2016

Following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1, 2016.
Pictured from left are: John Patishnock Sr., students Kira Doaks and Kaytlyne Povlik, Kimlyn Patishnock, and John Patishnock Jr.

Fayette campus students win award in University-wide competition

A group of student researchers from Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus won the University Libraries Award for Information Literacy’s grand prize at the 2016 Undergraduate Exposition. The exposition, held April 6, communicates and celebrates the participation of undergraduate students from across the University in research and creative endeavors.
Rita Gumbert

Longtime Fayette campus employee honored

Penn State recently awarded a 25-year chair to Rita Gumbert in recognition of her years of service at the Fayette campus.
Winners of the spring Learning Fair at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus are, from left: Robert Gunther, Zoey Budd, Adomas Povilianskas, Harry Barrett, Cody Lawrence, and Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Charles Patrick.

Student competition at Fayette campus highlights ingenuity

The spring Learning Fair, held April 26 at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus was a showcase of creativity and intelligence that featured prize-winning projects on electromagnetics and the strengths of materials.
Hon. Linda Cordaro

Penn State Fayette holds commencement

More than 140 students took the stage May 7 as Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Charles Patrick conferred academic degrees on them during the 46th commencement ceremony at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus.
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Fayette campus advisory board announces awards

The Advisory Board of Penn State Fayette Inc. has named Robert E. Eberly Jr., president of The Eberly Foundation, and Mark Kempic, president of Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania Inc. and Columbia Gas of Maryland Inc., as the respective recipients of the 2016 Outstanding Fellow and Outstanding Alumnus awards. The ceremony took place at the board’s annual meeting, held May 12 at the Uniontown Hilton Garden Inn, where both men were presented with medallions.
David Meredith welcoming nearly 60 Boy Scouts to campus.

Scouts gather at Fayette campus in badge-earning effort

Fifteen staff, faculty, and retirees from Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus recently lent their expertise to a group of Boy Scouts on a weekend quest to earn merit badges. This was the sixth quadrennial time the campus has hosted part of a merit badge camporee, the most recent of which took place May 14.
Steven Wilt, Kevin Debow, Gina Jones, Devon White, and keynote speaker Manny Contomanolis.

First conference on student success takes place at Fayette

Nearly 70 college and university administrators attended the Student Success Institute June 2 and 3 at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, where they networked, learned about resources, and got tangible ideas about how their institutions can help students to become more successful.
From left, Dr. Andrew Egan, chancellor of Penn State Greater Allegheny, Dr. Charles Patrick, chancellor of Penn State Fayette, Dr. Tuesday Stanley, WCCC president, and Dr. Kevin Snider, chancellor of Penn State New Kensington.

Penn State and Westmoreland County Community College sign articulation agreement

Administrators from Penn State and Westmoreland County Community College (WCCC) signed an articulation agreement June 16 to facilitate the transfer of WCCC credits into baccalaureate degree programs at 14 University campuses.