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A group of Penn Staters proudly pose in front of their Portugal-based Habitat for Humanity build site.

Penn Staters visit Portugal

A group of Penn Staters proudly pose in front of their Portugal-based Habitat for Humanity build site. Front row, left to right: Jaqueline Beltran, University Park; Raquele Amato, Penn State Schuylkill; Tesi Washington, Penn State Harrisburg; Rogerio, Habitat for Humanity Portugal construction coordinator; Gabriel, partner family - Angela’s son; and Marla Stoner, Penn State Schuylkill. Second row, left to right: Madison Altmyer, University Park; John Sloane, University Park; Ian McGowan, Penn State Schuylkill; Alyssa Hatter, Penn State Schuylkill; Angela, partner family - Gabriel’s mother; Alex Bengel, University Park; Florbela Ferreira, Habitat for Humanity Portugal host coordinator; and Bryan M. Valentine, Penn State Schuylkill staff.

Students process at the 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony at Penn State Schuylkill

Penn State Schuylkill Graduates Cross the Stage Ready for New Life Chapter

Penn State Schuylkill’s 73rd Commencement Ceremony took place Saturday, May 5, 2018, on a strikingly beautiful sunny morning outdoors on the campus green. 

Students process at the 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony at Penn State Schuylkill

2018 Spring Commencement Processional

Students process at the 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony at Penn State Schuylkill

2018 Spring Commencement Processional at Penn State Schuylkill

2018 Spring Commencement Processional at Penn State Schuylkill

We celebrated our fall 2017 and spring and summer 2018 graduates at this year's spring commencement ceremony. Students Matthew Williams, associate in arts in Letters, Arts, and Sciences, and Kaitlin Alemany, bachelor of science in Biology, delivered inspirational speeches alongside keynote speaker John Hart, Saint Clair native and former senior vice president of the Lehigh Valley Health Network. Check out more commencement images by clicking here!

Commencement 2018, May 5, 10:30 a.m.

Commencement 2018

Students celebrate their college graduation at Penn State Schuylkill's 2017 Commencement ceremony.

Schuylkill students show off the intersection between virtual reality and physics.

Penn State Schuylkill hosts regional conference for physics teachers

The American Association of Physics Teachers Central Pennsylvania Section held their 66th annual spring 2018 workshop at Penn State Schuylkill. And, no, you didn’t have to be a clone of Sheldon Cooper—a Ph.D. and Sc.D. degree-level scientist—from the TV series “Big Bang Theory” to comprehend the subject matter or engage in the learning process.
Cory Scherer

Penn State Schuylkill names new interim director of academic affairs

Cory Scherer, assistant director of academic affairs, program coordinator for psychology, and associate professor of psychology at Penn State Schuylkill, has been named interim director of academic affairs at the Schuylkill campus, effective July 1. Scherer has been serving as assistant director of academic affairs since his appointment to the position in July 2017.
Dr. Gallis' students explain their recent physics projects.

Dr. Gallis' Physics Conference Poster Session

Dr. Gallis' students explain their recent physics projects. From left to right: Kyanna Gonzalez, Lauren Gober, Ryan Chesakis, Baylee Colburn, and Kelsey Shaffer.

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