Diversity and Inclusion

Soul Steps

Soul Steps, a New York City-based step group founded in 2005 by Maxine Lyle, will perform at Penn State New Kensington on Feb. 27 at 12:15 p.m. in the Forum Theatre. The performance is free and open to the public.

True Black History Museum

The True Black History Museum, a traveling museum teaching Black history through showcasing historical artifacts, will visit Penn State New Kensington on Wednesday, Feb. 5. The exhibit, much like the one pictured at Henry Ford College, will be in the campus Athletic Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will also be a lecture  at 12:05 p.m. in the Forum Theatre that same day.

Unity Week planned at New Kensington

Annual week of events includes the community Celebration of Unity Dinner, a performance by poet Aman Batra, a volunteer and human rights advocacy fair, and a Stand for State bias and discrimination workshop.

Theresa Bonk and Diane Hightower

Theresa Bonk (left), director of student affairs at Penn State New Kensington, presents Diane Hightower, executive director of Hightower Scholars, Inc., with a Nittany Lion statue in recognition of the 10th anniversary of the annual Celebration of Unity Dinner held at the campus. Hightower has co-sponsored the dinner since its first year.