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Aniyia Williams came to Berks to speak about entrepreneurship

Berks hears about entrepreneurship from Aniyia Williams

Students from Penn State Berks, Abington and Lehigh Valley learned lessons in entrepreneurship from Aniyia Williams, who gave a talk at Berks on Oct. 11.
Poster for The Pavilion by Craig Wright

Berks theatre students recognized by KCATF

The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival recognized the fall workshop production of The Pavilion by Craig Wright.

Students to “Camp Out for Hunger” on Nov. 3

The Penn State Berks Office of Campus Life will be working with the Berks Cares and Yoga and Meditation Society student organizations to host awareness events related to hunger and homelessness.

Berks hosts Math & Science Day for elementary students

Approximately 100 first-graders from the 10th and Green Elementary School of the Reading School District will visit Penn State Berks for a Math and Science Day on Monday, Oct. 30.
Penn State Berks students prepare and serve a multiple course meal for residents at the Opportunity House.

Students turn shelter into five-star restaurant

Penn State Berks students will turn Opportunity House, the Reading emergency shelter, into a five-star restaurant for its clients on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 8.
Poster for Berks Theatre production of Macbeth

Berks Theatre Department presents 'Macbeth' Nov. 8–11

The Penn State Berks Theatre Department will present the Shakespearean classic, "Macbeth," at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, through Saturday, Nov. 11, in the Perkins Student Center Auditorium.
Wyatt Ritchie works in machine shop

Immersive technologies provide training options for engineering students

Providing hands-on training options can be critical for student learning, but traveling to training sites is not always an option. Immersive technologies are helping to eliminate that roadblock for engineering students at Penn State Berks.
Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead celebration slated for Nov. 2

Días de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, will be celebrated at 6 p.m. Nov. 2 at Penn State Berks. The event will take place in the Perkins Student Center Multipurpose Room, and Mexican-themed refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.