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Chancellor Francis Achampong at Rotary Club of Waynesboro

Chancellor Francis Achampong at Rotary Club of Waynesboro

Penn State Mont Alto Chancellor Francis Achampong urges members of the Rotary Club of Waynesboro to continue in the fight to eradicate polio. 

Penn State Mont Alto Chancellor Francis K. Achampong addresses the Rotary Club of Waynesboro on World Polio Day, Oct. 24, 2017.

Francis Achampong at Waynesboro Rotary

Penn State Mont Alto Chancellor Francis K. Achampong addresses the Rotary Club of Waynesboro on World Polio Day, Oct. 24, 2017.

Mont Alto LaunchBox

Mont Alto LaunchBox provides services for entrepreneurs

Penn State Mont Alto Chancellor Francis K. Achampong will host an open house and reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on Nov. 16 to introduce the Mont Alto LaunchBox, a program to promote entrepreneurship in Franklin County. The event will be held in conjunction with Penn State’s Global Entrepreneurship Week (Nov. 12-16) and will highlight what Penn State is doing to promote entrepreneurship.
I-Corps logo

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.
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.

Map of 17 sites of Invent Penn State Innovation Hubs

Invent Penn State initiative awards four $50,000 seed grants to campuses

The Invent Penn State initiative announced the awarding of four $50,000 seed grants to develop additional innovation hubs to jump-start entrepreneurial activities in campus communities across the Commonwealth. Awarded by a competitive selection process, the four grants will go to the Brandywine, Fayette, Mont Alto and Worthington Scranton campuses.
Mont Alto Nittany Lion Reads Program

Mont Alto Nittany Lion Reads Program

Penn State Mont Alto Lion Ambassadors Arly Ariaga, Maddie King (Nittany Lion), and Marley Billman at the Scotland Elementary School.

Mont Alto Nittany Lion Reads Program

Mont Alto Nittany Lion Reads Program

Penn State Mont Alto Lion Ambassador Arly Ariaga reads to the Scotland Elementary students while Ambassadors Maddie King (Nittany Lion) and Marley Billman look on.

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