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Cybersecurity professional passes CISSP exam; credits Great Valley course

Dipak Patel, a senior application development architect, recently earned the highly sought-after CISSP credential. A year ago, he wasn't sure how to start preparing for the grueling exam. But he discovered Penn State Great Valley's preparation course, which helped him delve into the various cybersecurity domains and create a study plan.
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Longtime Penn State supporters show support to ROTC

Events coalesced early in Dallas Krapf’s life to eventually convert him into an indefatigable Penn State and military supporter: the Vietnam War, his attendance at Lycoming College, living near the Great Valley campus and having two sisters attend Penn State.
MBA Abington

Penn State Abington launches MBA program

Professionals looking to accelerate their career paths can pursue the MBA at Penn State Abington beginning in fall 2018.
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Engineering students present capstone projects at annual Design Expo

Senior engineering students from Penn State Brandywine and Penn State Abington presented their senior capstone projects at the campuses’ annual Design Expo on Tuesday, April 24. The event was held at Penn State Great Valley.
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Patricia Woody Reeves to deliver Great Valley commencement address

Patricia Woody Reeves, a thought leader, innovator, and community advocate, will deliver the commencement address at Penn State Great Valley on Friday, May 4. A total of 463 students will be awarded master’s degrees in business administration, engineering, data analytics, finance, information science, and leadership development.
Vince Giannone and Mike Rhoads

Course establishes credibility, common language for Navy Yard project managers

Working at a growing company, Mike Rhoads and Vince Giannone needed a way to build credibility among new clients and manage change. They enrolled in project management courses at Penn State at The Navy Yard to understand the language, structure, and best practices of the Project Management Institute, and went on to successfully pass the Project Management Professional exam.
Abington engineering major

Student-built robot fends off flooding and erosion

Purchasing a $60,000 video robot to inspect stormwater pipes didn't fit into the budget for one Pennsylvania municipality, so officials rely on Stormbot, built by students in Penn State's Philadelphia regional engineering degree.

41 graduate students earn awards at 33rd annual Graduate Exhibition

Forty-one graduate students received awards for their research and creative scholarship in the 33rd annual Graduate Exhibition, held March 23 and 25 on Penn State's University Park campus. A complete list of winners is available below.
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Great Valley officials visit Chinese universities for education, research plans

As a result of efforts begun two years ago, Penn State Great Valley recently signed an agreement with two Chinese business schools to engage students in the campus’ Master of Finance program.
Nana Yaw Essuman

More than a software program: Graduate gains leadership, analytical skills

Nana Yaw Essuman took a big risk when he walked away from his role as a programmer analyst at Siemens to pursue a master of software engineering degree full time at Penn State Great Valley. But what he didn’t realize was that he would graduate with more than just technical programming skills.

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