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Chancellor Kevin Snider tells workshop participants about the history of The Corner entrepreneurial center

Great start in New Kensington as new entrepreneurial center hosts event

About 30 members of the Penn State New Kensington campus and New Kensington communities attended the first-ever workshop held at the new entrepreneurial center, The Corner, on Nov. 29.
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Penn State New Kensington prepares for opening of new entrepreneurial center

Penn State New Kensington is preparing for the Dec. 6 grand opening of the new entrepreneurial center, The Corner, which will provide access to the Corner Launchbox entrepreneurial programming, as well as active, membership-driven co-working space.
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Penn State MBA in Cranberry Township to hold two information sessions

Penn State’s part-time master of business administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host two fall events for prospective students Oct. 16 and 26.

New Kensington’s Bikanura, Zakrzewski earn weekly athletic conference honors

Penn State New Kensington senior Pascal Bikanura was named the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) Player of the Week, while sophomore Joshua Zakrzewski earned PSUAC Goalie of the Week honors.
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Career Services announces new Adult Learning Community

Penn State New Kensington has launched a new service to meet the needs of its western Pennsylvania campus. The Adult Learning Community was established by the campus’ Academic and Career Success Center in fall 2017 to address the unique needs of adult learners.
Dorinsky "Sand Dune Raku"

Local Raku artist John Dorinsky featured in gallery

New Kensington native John Dorinsky will share his dramatic artworks in the Penn State New Kensington Art Gallery in an exhibit titled “Sand Dune Raku” through Sept. 29. The show is free and open to the public.

Six new faculty bring fresh perspectives to New Kensington

With the influx of six new faculty members with national and international ties, Penn State New Kensington is increasing its faculty diversity to provide students with a global experience.
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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.

Local Impressionistic Artist Donald J. Wonderling featured in gallery

As one who favors impressionistic and expressionistic styles, Donald J. Wonderling will share his art, which features the landscapes and woodlands of southwestern Pennsylvania, through Aug. 25 in the Penn State New Kensington art gallery. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

First full-time female director of athletics to start at New Kensington campus

Megan Bratkovich has been named the new director of athletics at Penn State New Kensington as of Aug. 8.