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Students catch one of the best views of Central Park and Midtown Manhattan from the Top of the Rock—Rockefeller Center—where they waved their arms to trigger sounds and bright, colored lights in a sensory room.

“New York, New York”—Being a Part of It Doesn’t Disappoint

A group of students in Penn State Schuylkill’s Honors Program spent their spring break in the Big Apple learning about the cultural diversity and landmarks of the most populated city in the U.S.
Master Gardener Susan Hyland informs a student about issues facing our pollinators.

Schuylkill Sustainability Symposium fascinates

The Schuylkill Sustainability Symposium features student presenters; speakers from the Master Gardeners Extension interacting with students; representatives from the Department of Forestry, and special interest topics, like the Wassail.
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Penn State Schuylkill LionLaunch helps entrepreneurs grow or start businesses

The entrepreneurial spirit is thriving in Schuylkill County. Specialty car restorations, analog-to-digital conversions and restorations, and a new local archery range were among the innovations on display at Penn State Schuylkill’s successful inaugural Business Plan Competition.
Russ Hoke addresses participants before introducing panelists

Schuylkill entrepreneurship program completes phase one, now offers seed money

Penn State Schuylkill's premiere entrepreneurship initiative, LionLaunch, has successfully completed its first stage, now offering seed money for community members interested in expanding their current small business or opening a new one.
Schuylkill Benefiting THON donors

Students of Schuylkill Benefiting THON work hard all year 'For The Kids'

THON weekend is quickly approaching, and Schuylkill Benefiting THON, the student-run group representing THON at Penn State Schuylkill, has been busy.
Administrators gather to sign articulation agreement

Penn State and Northampton Community College sign articulation agreement

Administrators from Penn State and Northampton Community College (NCC) signed an articulation agreement to facilitate the transfer of NCC students into 11 baccalaureate degree programs at 14 Penn State campuses at an event on Jan. 18 at the Lehigh Valley campus.
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Aspiring entrepreneurs encouraged to compete for seed money

Penn State Schuylkill will hold its first LionLaunch Business Plan Competition for aspiring entrepreneurs this spring.
Penn State Brandywine, Abington and Schuylkill chemistry professors

Commonwealth campus professors make independent chemical research part of class

Organic chemistry professors at Penn State Brandywine, Abington and Schuylkill have designed a way to integrate independent research directly into their regularly scheduled classes.
ESTEEM student Leila Duka and mentor Kim Lorimer work together during a class round table discussion.

New program builds ESTEEM with local mentors

Penn State Schuylkill is proud to announce the success of its premiere mentorship program, Empowering Students Through Engagement and Expert Mentoring (ESTEEM).
Map of Pennsylvania with Invent Penn State sites

Penn State blanketing the Commonwealth with entrepreneurial possibilities

With Penn State’s recent announcement of the next six communities to receive seed-grant funding through its Invent Penn State initiative, the University’s economic development effort has grown to include 13 hubs for innovation spread across Pennsylvania.

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