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Tom Roberts sitting at piano

Renowned pianist and composer brings new life to Chaplin films

Pianist Tom Roberts has performed on the “Tonight Show with Johnny Carson,” arranged music for a number of jazz artists such as Wynton Marsalis, and arranged and performed music for Martin Scorsese’s “The Aviator,” among others. One of his more recent passions includes composing original scores for silent films starring Charlie Chaplin, two of which he will bring to Penn State New Kensington at 7 p.m. on Nov. 28 in the Forum Theatre.
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Exterior signage showing The Corner

Global Entrepreneurship Week events planned in New Kensington

Global Entrepreneurship Week Penn State celebrates relationships between members of the University and local entrepreneurial communities.
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New Kensington Sports Weekly

Penn State New Kensington Athletics updates for the week of Oct. 29
Rhonda Schuldt at The Corner innovation hub

Innovation coordinator joins team at Penn State New Kensington

Rhonda Schuldt has joined Penn State New Kensington as innovation coordinator in the campus innovation hub, The Corner, located in downtown New Kensington. Her goals for the campus and The Corner include connecting the campus and New Kensington community, as well as providing and linking resources to students, faculty, staff, startups, small businesses and community members.