Schuylkill campus panorama from campus fountain to new Health and Wellness Building

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Valerie Schrader and Brenna Baker at the 2018 NCA conference.

Home is Where the Art Is

From her home base in the Honors Program housing complex, Valerie Schrader contributes to her students' success through mentoring and leading by example.
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Students participate in various Habitat for Humanity builds

The Power of Stepping Up

Penn State Schuylkill students and administration have collaborated with the Habitat for Humanity of Berks County affiliate to establish the only Penn State Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter outside of University Park, eager to embark on community-building projects within Schuylkill County.
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Nico Granito, Abigayle Kaiser, Tianna Klinger, and Stephen Shalamanda

For the kids. For the cure. For the glory.

Schuylkill students are wrapping up their final fundraising push for THON 2019, taking their motivation from the classroom to the streets of Schuylkill County. The group will announce if they reached their $20,000 goal on Feb. 14 as they send their four campus dancers to the 46-hour dance marathon at University Park.
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Library and students

2018: A Look Back

As a new year commences, we take a moment to reflect on the many accomplishments of our campus community.
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Vanessa and Lexi Johns

Sister Scholars / Schuylkill Students

Vanessa Johns, salutatorian of her high school graduating class, and her sister Lexi, valedictorian at the same high school three years later, have conquered high school. Now college students, they’re continuing their legacy of academic excellence at Penn State Schuylkill.
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Essence Johnson and Brooke Hanzok

You can go home again

Essence Johnson and Brooke Hanzok returned to Schuylkill County to recommence their academic goals while forging a lasting friendship.
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Latest News

Healthy Niños -- Waiting at airport

Spring break trip contributes to efforts to alleviate malnutrition in Honduras

Thirteen students from three campuses observed National Nutrition Month in a fitting way: traveling to Honduras for a spring break service learning trip through Healthy Niños Honduras, a Pennsylvania-based organization that focuses on helping children with malnutrition.
Penn State Schuylkill lion shrine

Study: Penn State Schuylkill contributes $33.9 million to PA economy

More than 451 Pennsylvania jobs can be attributed to Penn State Schuylkill, study finds.
The Penn State Schuylkill LionLaunch Innovation Hub

Penn State Schuylkill receives $250,000 to establish LionLaunch Endowment

Penn State Schuylkill recently announced an anonymous gift of $250,000 to help fund LionLaunch, part of Invent Penn State, a University-wide initiative established to spur economic growth in Pennsylvania.
Nittany lion at knoebels

10th annual Penn State Day at Knoebels planned for May 18

On Saturday, May 18, eight Penn State organizations will co-sponsor the 10th annual Penn State Day at Knoebels Amusement Park in Elysburg. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. at Pavilion M. A program will begin at 11 a.m. and will include lunch, a performance by the Alumni Blue Band, an appearance by the Nittany Lion, and prize raffles.
Students install vinyl siding during a Habitat for Humanity build in Florida.

Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter established at Penn State Schuylkill

Penn State Schuylkill students and administration have collaborated with the Habitat for Humanity of Berks County affiliate to establish the only Penn State Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter outside of University Park, eager to embark on community-building projects within Schuylkill County.
Penn State Schuylkill's Lion Pulse Health Champions

Schuylkill receives grant to help campus community make better health choices

Penn State’s new LionPulse program identifies “Health Champions” at participating Penn State campuses, who will employ unique methods to help students, faculty and staff make positive lifelong changes to their health with assistance from grant funds made available by the Penn State strategic plan.
Nico Granito, Abbigayle Kaiser, Tianna Klinger, and Stephen Shalamanda

Schuylkill Benefiting THON wraps up is 2018-19 fundraising push

Schuylkill students are wrapping up their final fundraising push for THON 2019, taking their motivation from the classroom to the streets of Schuylkill County. The group will announce if they reached their $20,000 goal on Feb. 14 as they send their four campus dancers to the 46-hour dance marathon at University Park.