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Chester County photographers to share work and expertise on April 5

The Chester County Camera Club will visit Penn State Great Valley to share their knowledge, expertise and even a brief photography lesson, with a camera that almost everyone carries — a smartphone.
Karen Norheim

Penn State Great Valley launches new student entrepreneurship program

Karen Norheim, Penn State Great Valley alumna and Advisory Board member, reflects on her career and her involvement with the campus' new REV-UP Center for Entrepreneurship.

New course provides management students with opportunity to travel

Students enrolled in the MBA, Master of Leadership Development or Master of Finance programs at Penn State Great Valley have the opportunity to travel to London this June as part of a new global immersion course.

Distributed energy and grid modernization certificate launches in Philadelphia

Professionals in the renewable energy field or the electric utility sector can now enroll in Penn State’s graduate certificate in distributed energy and grid modernization. Courses are offered in Philadelphia, Malvern, and online.
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Virtual-world technology supports collaboration in online Abington-based course

A study by a Penn State Abington faculty member concluded that using a virtual-world technology to support student collaboration expanded the course's scope by improving engagement and facilitating team collaboration.
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Philadelphia region engineering majors support high school robotics team

A women’s high school robotics team demonstrated their new creation for students enrolled in the Philadelphia regional undergraduate general engineering at Penn State Great Valley.
Meghana Basetty

Great Valley helps information science graduate land three job offers

After graduating in December, international student Meghana Basetty received three job offers — each position interacting with technology and software she learned in the Master of Information Science program.
Rebecca Strzelec

Penn State laureate to discuss art and engineering at Great Valley on Feb. 21

Rebecca Strzelec, Penn State laureate and professor of visual arts at Penn State Altoona, will present “Art + Engineering = Creative Problem Solving” at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 21 at Penn State Great Valley.

Seed grants foster engineering research collaborations among Penn State campuses

Penn State’s Office of the Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses and College of Engineering have created a seed grant program to foster research collaborations between engineering faculty at the University Park campus and at the Commonwealth Campuses.
Sushrut Kanetkar

Software engineering student benefits from big data lab research

A few weeks into the Master of Software Engineering program, Great Valley student Sushrut Kanetkar applied for a research assistant position in the big data lab. Now he works to maintain the infrastructure of one of the lab's clusters — a group of computer servers acting together as one system.

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