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Penn State’s NSF I-Corps program seeks applications by Sept. 15 and Oct. 15

The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.
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Student Engagement Network making strides in program development

Over the last several months, the Student Engagement Network has made significant progress in advancing the University’s strategic priority focusing on transforming education through student engagement.

Four named Big Ten Academic Alliance Academic Leadership Program Fellows

The Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) Academic Leadership Program has gained four additional Fellows from the Penn State ranks. The BTAA is the academic consortium of the Big Ten universities. Through its leadership program, participants who have demonstrated exceptional ability and administrative promise are aided in further developing their leadership and managerial skills.
Jimmy Frisbie and Richard Roush

Jimmy Frisbie and Richard Roush

Jimmy Frisbie, named 2017 Outstanding Senior for the College of Agricultural Sciences, with Richard Roush, dean of the college, at commencement.

James Frisbie and Rick Roush

College of Ag Sciences names outstanding students for 2017

Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences recognized the recipient of the Outstanding Senior Award, as well as Outstanding Students in golf course turfgrass management, forest technology and wildlife technology for the 2016-17 academic year.
Administrators at articulation signing

Administrators at articulation signing

Administrators present during the articulation signing.

Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Achampong sign articulation agreements.

Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Francis Achampong sign articulation agreements.

From left: Penn State York Chancellor David Chown, HACC President John J. "Ski" Sygielski, and Penn State Mont Alto Chancellor Francis K. Achampong sign articulation agreements allowing graduates with a HACC associate degree to enroll in a parallel Penn State Mont Alto or Penn State York program, thus maximizing the students' transferable credits.

Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Achampong sign articulation agreements.

HACC partners with two Penn State campuses

Penn State Mont Alto, Penn State York and HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College, are partnering to provide more opportunities for graduates of HACC who want to continue their education and pursue a bachelor’s degree.
Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Francis Achampong sign an articulation agreement.

Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Francis Achampong sign an articulation agreement.

Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Francis Achampong sign an articulation agreement.

Dr. David Chown, Penn State York Chancellor

David Chown

Robert Farrell, Penn State York director of academic affairs (left) agrees with Penn State York Chancellor David Chown (right) as he describes the importance of the articulation agreement. 

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