Photo gallery: President-elect Neeli Bendapudi visits Penn State New Kensington

During her listening tour, she met with students, faculty, staff and campus partners
President-elect Neeli Bendapudi smiles with students

President-elect Neeli Bendapudi smiles as she hears from a gathering of students at Penn State New Kensington during her tour of Commonwealth Campuses before she becomes the 19th president on May 9.

Credit: Rebecca Dietrich
"Penn State's campuses serve the mission of our land grant institution. It's the 'We Are' spirit ... Penn State is not 'I am.'"

—Neeli Bendapudi , president-elect

President-elect Neeli Bendapudi visited Penn State New Kensington on April 26. During her visit, she met with faculty, staff and campus partners, as well as with students, where they enjoyed special vegan treats from Sweet Alchemy Bake Shop in New Kensington, which is owned by Jamie Parker, a Penn State alumna who attended the New Kensington campus. The visit was part of her introductory tour of all the Commonwealth Campuses before she becomes the University's 19th president on May 9. See all the photos in the full gallery from the visit on the campus Facebook page