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Hard work and Commonwealth partnership leads to University award

Patricia Shoener, Penn State Schuylkill's alumni and stewardship officer, has received the University's 2017 Teamwork and Collaboration Award, granted for her keen collaboration skills and successful programs.

Undecided students get guidance at Majors to Career Fair

Schuylkill hosts an inaugural Majors to Career Fair event, assisting students who are undecided about a major or a career path while also opening new networking opportunities.
Penn State Schuylkill's dining center renderings shown both during the day and at night.

Major dining center renovation plan unveiled at Penn State Schuylkill

Penn State Schuylkill moves forward on plans to renovate its dining center, expanding the building's footprint and adding new student and learning spaces as well as added food choices and more.

Nicole Andel appointed Faculty Scholar

Nicole Andel, associate professor of teaching in English at Penn State Schuylkill, has been named one of six Faculty Scholars across the University by Penn State's Office for General Education.
Beekeepers with frame

Researchers aim to develop best practices for organic beekeeping industry

A nearly $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will support Penn State researchers in determining best management practices for organic beekeeping by comparing organic and chemical-free to conventional management systems. The funding comes from the Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative of USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

Award-winning THON Bingo slated for Dec. 10

The third annual Gift Card and Gift Basket Bingo, sponsored by the Penn State Schuylkill Alumni Society and Schuylkill Benefitting THON, will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Walk In Art Center in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania.
Jonathan Kukta, Director of Housing and Food Services at Penn State Berks and Penn State Schuylkill, was recently honored with Schuylkill’s Outstanding Alumnus Award.

Kukta honored with Schuylkill Outstanding Alumni Award

Jonathan Kukta, Director of Housing and Food Services at Penn State Berks and Penn State Schuylkill, was recently honored with Schuylkill’s Outstanding Alumnus Award, which recognizes alumni "whose personal lives, professional achievements and community service exemplify the objectives of their alma mater.”
Schuylkill students attended the SLDI conference

Discovering how to build inclusive environments

Six Penn State Schuylkill students had the opportunity to develop their leadership skills at the 31st annual Robert D. Lynch Student Leadership Development Institute, hosted by the Pennsylvania Black Conference on Higher Education Inc.
Student interacting at career fair

Students and employers network during Career Expo & Networking Event

Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo & Networking Event took place at Penn State Lehigh Valley’s campus on Oct 17.
Jason Rekulak sits on his publishing house's spiral staircase

Former Penn State Schuylkill student makes good on career dream

Jason Rekulak, former Penn State Schuylkill student and Penn State alumnus, shares his fascinating career journey in the world of publishing at Quirk Books, a boutique publishing house nestled on one of Philadelphia's many historic cobblestone streets.