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Diane Hightower makes remarks at Unity Dinner

Diane Hightower, executive director of Hightower Scholars, Inc., makes remarks at the 2018 Celebration of Unity Dinner at Penn State New Kensington on Jan. 25.  Hightower has co-sponsored the event with the campus since its inception nine years ago.

New Kensington ‘All In’ with vocal artists

Performing artists Lady Caress and Jared Mahone will take the stage in Café 780 during the final weeks of the spring semester. Lady Caress, a spoken word artist, will bring her distinct style to the campus at 12:15 p.m. March 22. Mahone, a musical word artist, will perform his own songs at noon April 13. Both shows are free to the public.

New Kensington students celebrate MLK birthday by volunteering

To honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., student volunteers from Penn State New Kensington traveled to Uniontown, Pennsylvania, on Jan. 16 to work in the community. The New Kensington students joined students at other Penn State campuses in western Pennsylvania for "Make it a Day On, Not a Day Off," a celebration of King’s life.

MLK Week TODAY: Volunteer and Human Rights Advocacy Fair

Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream of equality among races moves closer to reality during Unity Week, Jan. 23 to 27, at Penn State New Kensington. The campus joins hands with the community in celebrating the life and works of the slain civil rights leader through various events that promote inclusion.

New Kensington campus community ‘All In’ with multicultural luncheon

This year at Penn State New Kensington’s Multicultural Luncheon, students, faculty and staff had a chance to learn about "All In at Penn State: A Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion" and the Oct. 6 kick-off event for the ongoing initiative. The luncheon, held on Sept. 29, is an annual event sponsored by the campus’ Office of Student Affairs.