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Off the Wall pARTy

New Kensington ready to join the 'pARTy' in celebration of art and culture

Penn State New Kensington will once again celebrate arts and culture while raising funds for student scholarships and programming at the upcoming “Off the Wall pARTy” on June 15.
Baseball and softball players

Spring student-athletes collect postseason awards

Penn State New Kensington baseball and softball players earned post-season accolades, in this New Kensington Athletics update.
Students look through microscope

New Kensington's summer Kids in College program prepares for educational fun

Penn State New Kensington's Office of Continuing Education prepares for summer Kids in College programming.
Old Main Tower

Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.
Raven Brunner and Shannon Josefoski

Putting Penn State values into practice

Two Penn State New Kensington graduates commit to be AmeriCorps VISTA members after commencement.
Social space at The Corner entrepreneurial center

May programming planned at The Corner entrepreneurial center in New Kensington

Members of the campus and community are invited to attend upcoming programming planned at Penn State New Kensington’s entrepreneurial center, The Corner. The events are free and open to the public, but reservations are recommended. Programs are held at The Corner, located at 701 Fifth Avenue in downtown New Kensington.
Pittsburgh skyline illustration by artist Gregg Valley

New Kensington art gallery features Pennsylvania illustrator and designer

Gregg Valley, artist, is featured in the Penn State New Kensington Art Gallery for May 2018.
Paulina Iniguez stands on stage after receiving the 2018 Walker Award

New Kensington students and faculty celebrated at annual awards ceremony

Penn State New Kensington academic and student achievement awards highlights.
The Nittany Lion shrine dons graduation mortarboard

Spring 2018 commencement preparations underway at New Kensington

Seventy-one Penn State students will earn their baccalaureate and associate degrees at the Penn State New Kensington's upcoming spring commencement ceremony May 5.
Students sweep floors and clean area of Knead Cafe

Campus 'Week of Service' impacts local communities through seven projects

New Kensington students recently took part in a week of service to help local organizations.