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John Spadaro, Kevin Snider, Nittany Lion and Vera Spina Greenwald

Alumni society establishes Open Doors Scholarship for New Kensington students

The Penn State New Kensington Alumni Society has established a $90,000 Open Doors Scholarship for Penn State New Kensington students.
John Siciliano, actor and Paralympian

Actor, Paralympian to address incoming Penn State New Kensington students

John Siciliano, actor and Paralympian, will serve as Penn State New Kensington's keynote speaker during 2018 New Student Days on Aug. 15 and 16.
first-year student early action

Penn State admissions application opens Aug. 1

This summer marks the first year for Penn State’s early action as an option for Penn State applicants for summer/fall 2019. Penn State’s applications open Aug. 1.
Pen and ink sketch of New Kensington campus

Italian-American artist brings storied heritage with western PA ties to exhibit

Italian-American artist Guglielmo Botter brings his artwork featuring the Pittsburgh region to the New Kensington art gallery in August.
Penn State New Kensington lion shrine

Penn State New Kensington awarded $75,000 grant

The West Penn Power Sustainable Energy Fund has awarded Penn State New Kensington $75,000 to aid in incorporating sustainability and best practices to the campus-led Corridor of Innovation and revitalization efforts in the city of New Kensington.