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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1.
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Student-athletes earn Academic All-Conference Awards

During the 2017-18 academic year, 38 Penn State Mont Alto student-athletes representing all five of the athletic department’s winter and spring teams were named to the Penn State University Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
Mont Alto Baseball

Mont Alto Baseball

Penn State Mont Alto student athletes Junior Nick Jacoby (center) congratulates teammates Nate Reiner (right), Tanner Rhoades (second to the left) and Spencer Meyers (left) on a job well done in the classroom. 

Center for Global Studies presents faculty, students with awards

The Center for Global Studies 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.
Mont Alto 2018 Graduates

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.
Emily Lautenbach

Emily Lautenbach

Penn State Mont Alto student Emily Lautenbach describes the applications her team developed for a joint project with Health Policy and Administration and Information and Science Technology students during the 2018 spring term.

Derrick Wenrick and Brady Williams

Derrick Wenrick and Brady Williams

Forestry students Derrick Wenrick (left) and Brady Williams (right) received second-place for their research poster, "Effects of Mulch Types on Soil Temperatures," during Penn State Mont Alto's 13th Annual Academic Festival on April 20, 2018.

Mont Alto Forestry Students during Trauma Scenario

Students receive hands-on trauma training

Penn State Mont Alto will hold its annual trauma-scenario training exercise for forest technology and nursing students from 8 a.m. to noon on April 19 at the campus. During the event, students will collaborate with multiple agencies to rescue two injured foresters who have been in a tree harvesting accident — one will be a mobile, high-fidelity human simulation patient named i-Stan.