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Center for Global Studies presents faculty, students with awards

The Center for Global Studies (CGS) recently presented $73,800 in awards to faculty members and students whose work advances research and projects in global studies.

Wife, mother of two balanced unique challenges as she earned Penn State degrees

Casey Staley-Bingaman, a mother of two whose husband is a Marine, fulfilled a promise she made to herself when she graduated from Penn State on May 5.
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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.
Michael Doncheski, Robert Fignar, Francis Achampong

First Community Bank of Mercersburg creates scholarship

Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer and President Robert "Bob" J. Fignar, Penn State class of 1985, The First Community Bank of Mercersburg has established a new scholarship for Penn State Mont Alto students with financial need. Through the Open Doors Scholarship Program, First Community Bank’s gift of $30,000 will earn a 2:1 match, creating a $90,000 scholarship endowment to support Mont Alto students.
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Secretary of education to graduates: 'Do what you love'

Penn State Mont Alto honored 129 graduating students May 5 during its spring 2018 commencement ceremony. Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera gave the commencement address urging graduates to do what they love.