This week, we recognize five people who go above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. We're sending a "We Are!" to Penn Staters with the Office of Student Aid, World Campus, Mont Alto campus, Human Resources and the College of the Liberal Arts.
Penn State Mont Alto will host Galen Abdur-Razzaq for a special Martin Luther King Jr. Day event on Wednesday, Jan. 18, from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m., in the Wiestling Student Center. The event is free and open to the public.
Penn State Mont Alto forestry student Ryan Karroll of Smithsburg, Md., received a Davey Foundation Arbor Grant Award on Dec. 14. In 2016, the Davey Tree Expert Company awarded fifty $1,000 merit-based scholarships to the best and brightest students in the green industry across the United States.
Penn State Mont Alto's Student Appreciation Night on Nov. 29 included a tailgate with food and drinks, pep rally, and fun photo booth. Following the tailgate the campus community attended the women's and men's basketball competitions where pizza and giveaways were provided.
Sixteen faculty members representing various campuses, colleges, and General Education areas at Penn State, have been named General Education Faculty Fellows. The General Education Faculty Fellows Program is a new initiative of the recently created Office for General Education.