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Program offers behind-the-scenes look at Philadelphia Flower Show

Penn State Great Valley welcomes Drew Becher, president of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, who will give an insider's story of this year's Philadelphia Flower Show, "Brilliant," from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 31, The Conference Center, 30 E. Swedesford Road, Malvern. The evening will highlight the inspiring and urbane design of 21st century London as presented in the exhibit opening March 2. This is a free event, but registration is limited. For more information or to register visit http://www.sgps.psu.edu/brilliant/default.ashx.
Engineering and Art

Penn State investigators discuss how origami unites art and engineering

Penn State engineering and visual arts faculty and staff will discuss their work on developing origami structures that fold to achieve artistic creations and applications for solving engineering problems as Penn State Great Valley presents “Folding it Together: Art and Engineering-based Active Origami,” 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27, The Conference Center, Penn State Great Valley, 30 E. Swedesford Rd., Malvern.
Engineering professor receives NSF grants

Professor awarded two NSF grants for engineering education research

Kathryn Jablokow, associate professor, mechanical engineering and engineering design at Penn State Great Valley, has been appointed the principal investigator for two grants recently awarded by the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Engineering Directorate through the Engineering Education Program

Two Great Valley professors earn 2013-14 Fulbright awards

The Chronicle of Higher Education ranked Penn State Great Valley School of Graduate Professional Studies as one of the top producers of Fulbright awards in the Master’s Institutions category for 2013-14.
MLD students AERA award

MLD students presenting at international conference

Penn State Great Valley master of leadership development students were selected to present at international leadership conference.

Great Valley selected to receive sustainability funding

Penn State Great Valley has been chosen as one of Penn State’s five campuses to receive funding from the Reinvention Fund, an internal grant program intended to improve and expand sustainability efforts across the institution.

Anti-racism activist Wise to speak at Penn State Great Valley

Nationally recognized anti-racist writer and educator Tim Wise will give a free lecture at Penn State Great Valley at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15.

Great Valley to host local artist's solo exhibit

Penn State Great Valley is hosting a Chester County Art Association exhibit this fall: "Painted Country Views," oil paintings by local artist Heather Davis.
Emil Milan

Public radio program highlights Great Valley exhibit on woodworker Milan

Emil Milan (1922-1985), a somewhat forgotten but highly influential 20th century American studio worker, is getting more attention since Penn State Great Valley opened the first public exhibit of his work, "Emil Milan: Midcentury Designer Craftsman," earlier this summer.

Free screening of "Growing Cities" set for Oct. 1

Penn State Great Valley will host a free screening of “Growing Cities,” a documentary that examines urban agriculture as a way to revitalize cities and provide local food to its residents.

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