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James Nemes, Mary Massung, and Joe Henry before cutting the ribbon to officially open the Knowledge Commons

Great Valley completes $1.9 million renovation to open Knowledge Commons

Penn State Great Valley just completed a $1.9 million renovation to the Main Building’s ground floor to create a Knowledge Commons, a shared learning space that fosters collaboration among students, faculty and staff. In addition to a circulation desk, the former library space now houses rooms for group study, media editing, gaming, fitness and more.
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Premier regional tech conference to be held Oct. 18 at Penn State Great Valley

Penn State Great Valley will host the annual Tech360 conference 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Oct. 18. Now in its sixth year, the event draws IT professionals, thought leaders, and industry innovators from the area’s top companies to discuss how to best leverage the latest technology in today’s business climate.
Student presenting business ideas in an auditorium to a panel of judges

Annual Lion Cage pitch competition set for Nov. 10, includes $5,000 in prizes

Penn State Great Valley will hold the second annual Lion Cage pitch competition from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10. The day will feature a pitch competition from early-stage entrepreneurs and a keynote address from Wayne Kimmel, managing partner of SeventySix Capital. A total of $5,000 in prizes will be awarded.
Sam Richards and Laurie Mulvey

Penn State Great Valley to hold ‘Conflict Is Not A Dirty Word’ on Sept. 26

When issues and topics are controversial, conversations can quickly turn uncomfortable and divisive. To facilitate productive debate and discussion, Penn State Great Valley is holding “Conflict Is Not a Dirty Word,” a free event open to the public on Sept. 26.
Constitution Day 2018

Constitution Day events scheduled at Penn State campuses

Members of the Penn State and local communities are invited to celebrate Constitution Day with on-campus events at University Park on Monday, Sept. 17, as well as activities at a number of Penn State campuses.