Ashley Traini, class of 2005, and Dewey Traini, class of 2006, met at Penn State New Kensington in 2003 as students. While dating, the couple spent a lot of time together at the campus, including one of their favorite spots, a booth in the former Cats Paws Cafe, now Cafe 780.
Ashley and Dewey Traini, who met at Penn State New Kensington in 2003, wed on Aug. 11, 2007. Because the campus held such a special place in their hearts, they took wedding photos at some of the campus' most recognized spots, including the Lion Shrine.
Ashley Traini, class of 2005 and Dewey Traini, class of 2006, first met in 2003 during a student leadership conference at Penn State New Kensington. That meeting would become the first chapter in their Penn State love story, with the campus and student activities providing the perfect setting.
Ashley Traini, class of 2005, financial aid coordinator at Penn State New Kensington, works at her desk, which features a photo of her and her husband, Dewey Traini, class of 2006, with the Nittany Lion. The couple met in 2003 when they were both students at the campus.
The Penn State New Kensington Alumni Society established a $90,000 Open Doors Scholarship for Penn State New Kensington students. Pictured, from left to right: John Spadaro, class of 1982, alumni society president; Kevin Snider, chancellor of Penn State New Kensington; the Nittany Lion; and Vera Spina Greenwald, class of 2003, alumni society member and past president.