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New Kensington faculty publications line a table in the library during annual celebration

New Kensington faculty lauded for publications, awards, promotions

Penn State New Kensington celebrated faculty publications, awards and promotions from throughout the year at the annual Faculty Publications Party on Dec. 6 in the Elizabeth S. Blissell Library.
New Kensington faculty publications line a table in the library during annual celebration

New Kensington Faculty Publications Party 2017

Penn State New Kensington celebrated faculty publications, awards and promotions from throughout the year at the annual faculty publication party on Dec. 6.  

New Kensington faculty publications line a table in the library during annual celebration

New Kensington Faculty Publications Party 2017

Penn State New Kensington celebrated faculty publications, awards and promotions from throughout the year at the annual faculty publication party on Dec. 6.  

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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of Penn State fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1.
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Office for General Education announces Integrative Studies Seed Grant awards

The Integrative Studies Seed Grant Program, offered through the Penn State Office for General Education, will support 71 different course development projects this summer. In response to the large volume of highly qualified proposals, the budget was generously increased by more than 50 percent by the Office of the Provost and the Office of Undergraduate Education.

Libraries' Gilley to receive highest career award in women and gender studies

Jennifer Gilley, head librarian at Penn State University Libraries’ Elisabeth S. Blissell Library at Penn State New Kensington, has been selected as the 2017 winner of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Women and Gender Studies Section (WGSS) Career Achievement Award. The award honors significant longstanding contributions to women’s studies in the field of librarianship over the course of a career.
Faculty teaching

New Kensington’s Donald Bruckner charter member of General Ed Faculty Fellows

Donald Bruckner, associate professor of philosophy at Penn State New Kensington was named a General Education Faculty Fellow recently by the Penn State Office of General Education.
Faculty Publications reception

New Kensington faculty feted for awards, publications, promotions

'Tis the season of giving, and Jennifer Gilley, head librarian at Penn State New Kensington, gave faculty their annual holiday gift -- a special reception to honor their accomplishments throughout the year.
Office for General Education

Sixteen faculty members named first General Education Faculty Fellows

Sixteen faculty members representing various campuses, colleges, and General Education areas at Penn State, have been named General Education Faculty Fellows. The General Education Faculty Fellows Program is a new initiative of the recently created Office for General Education.
Communications faculty

New Kensington communications professor earns teaching accolades

Even a sabbatical cannot slow down a Penn State New Kensington communications faculty’s penchant for winning statewide teaching awards. Jennifer Wood, associate professor of communication arts and sciences, recently received the 2016 Harvey Kelly Excellence in Teaching Award from the Pennsylvania Communication Association.

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