Latest News


Student-built robo-inspector fends off flooding, erosion

Purchasing a $60,000 video robot to inspect stormwater pipes didn’t fit into the budget for one Pennsylvania municipality, so officials turned to students in Penn State's Philadelphia regional engineering degree. They delivered Stormbot on time and way, way under budget.
Old Main-spring

Promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2016

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1, 2016.
Old Main

Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2016

Following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1, 2016.
Social Justice Fair

Penn State Brandywine hosts inaugural Social Justice Fair

Penn State Brandywine’s Laboratory for Civic and Community Engagement (CIVCM) recently hosted a four-day Social Justice Fair on campus.
adult student in discussion

MBA Information Session slated for April 28

Penn State Berks will hold an information session for the master of business administration program from 6 to 7 p.m. April 28 in Room 157 of the Franco Building on campus. Penn State Great Valley offers its MBA course at Penn State Berks.
A student organizes stickers

Stand for State provides the tools for Penn Staters to stop violence

Stand for State, an initiative aimed at empowering Penn Staters to stand up for one another, will kick off University-wide the week of Jan. 25.
Students participate during Program It! Workshop

FIRST Tech Challenge program hosted in regional Philadelphia engineering suite

Eighty local students in grades seven through 12 spent their Saturday in Penn State’s recently constructed engineering suite, located at Penn State Great Valley in Malvern. The suite serves as a hub for the University’s regional undergraduate engineering program between Penn State Brandywine, Abington and Great Valley.

Philadelphia area campuses on heightened alert

Penn State, along with other universities that have a presence in the Philadelphia region, has learned from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that there have been vague threats on social media of violence at "a Philadelphia area University." The FBI indicated that similarly vague threats have been made on social media across the country in the last several days.

Professor to give talk on 'Downton Abbey'

In five seasons, Downton Abbey, PBS’s acclaimed historical drama, has taken us from the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 to Christmas of 1924. As we prepare for a sixth and possibly final season, it’s time to review past events and to reflect on where we are now.

Faculty research: Understanding the true market value of Steve Jobs

Penn State Great Valley is slated to host its second Management Research Showcase event of the year featuring research from associate professor of finance management Pornsit Jiraporn from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, in Room 230 of the Main Building.