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Unity Week events planned at New Kensington

Penn State New Kensington will celebrate the work and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and promote diversity and inclusion through a series of events during the campus’ Unity Week, to be held Jan. 28. to Feb 1.
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Robot technology helps connect students and faculty across Penn State campuses

Telepresence robots are helping students engage in meaningful ways with their instructors and remote classmates while bridging the distance between two locations — Penn State Greater Allegheny and Penn State New Kensington.
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New Kensington innovation hub ready to help accelerate opportunities

Those at Penn State New Kensington and in the surrounding Alle-Kiski Valley community are invited to explore their ideas at the upcoming 10-week Corner Launchbox Opportunity Accelerator course to be held at the campus’ innovation hub, The Corner, in February through mid-April.
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The year in review, in news and images: A look back at 2018 at Penn State

As 2018 draws to a close, we review a small, representative selection of achievements and visual reflections on the year at Penn State, from among the many University-wide accomplishments in academics, research, athletics, student life and entrepreneurship. View a photo gallery and collection of news highlights at
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New Kensington students participate in collegiate challenge competition

A team of four Penn State New Kensington students traveled to Penn State Lehigh Valley to apply what they learned in the classroom to a real-world case competition to solve a significant business opportunity for Sherwin-Williams.