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Dr. Michelle Mart

Food for Thought

Dr. Michelle Mart investigates relationship between the environment, the food industry, and cultural norms
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Berks sent 5 dancers to University Park for THON weekend

Berks raises $62K for THON

Five dancers and a busload of their supporters from the Penn State Berks community traveled to Penn State University Park campus to participate in THON weekend.
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Aniyia Willams

Functional style

Penn State and Schreyer Honors College alumna Aniyia Williams is the founder and CEO of Tinsel, a company that manufactures electronic devices that also serve as fashion accessories.
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Be Bold, Take Charge initiative hosts clothing drive

“Be Bold, Take Charge,” a multi-sector community health initiative between Penn State Berks and Penn State Health St. Joseph, is hosting a Professional Clothing Drive in partnership with Goodwill Industries and Berks Connections Pretrial Services (BCPS) from March 20-April 2.
Frederick H. Gaige

Freyberger Gallery to hold Gaige Memorial Juried Exhibition

The Freyberger Gallery will host a special juried exhibition to honor the late CEO Emeritus Frederick H. Gaige. This exhibit includes the work of more than 40 artists from Berks County and surrounding regions, selected by art instructors Janice Trusky, Penn State Berks, and Bob Stickloon, Penn State Schuylkill. The exhibit runs from March 22 to April 20, with an opening reception at 6 p.m. on March 22. This event is free and open to the public.
Oxfam Hunger Banquet

Berks to raise hunger awareness through Oxfam Hunger Banquet

Penn State Berks will join a national movement to raise awareness about issues related to hunger by hosting its first Oxfam Hunger Banquet for students at 7 p.m. on March 23 in the Perkins Student Center Multipurpose Room. This event is open to current Penn State Berks students.
Open Education Week

Berks to celebrate Open Education Week from March 27 to 31

Penn State Berks, a leader in developing open educational resources to enhance learning and lower the cost of education for students globally, will celebrate Open Education Week from March 27 to 31, an event promoted by the Open Education Consortium.

Penn State Berks partners with community for Great American Cleanup

As part of the Great American Cleanup, Penn State Berks students and children in the city of Reading will gather in Northwest Reading to clean up Baer Park and a 1-mile section of the Schuylkill River Trail, from the River Road trail head across from Baer Park to the Buttonwood Street Bridge. The cleanup will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. on March 31.
godspell poster

Theatre Department presents 'Godspell' April 8

The Penn State Berks Theatre Department will present "Godspell, The Musical," composed by Stephen Schwartz, libretto written by John-Michael Tebelak, at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, through Saturday, April 8, in the Perkins Student Center Auditorium.
mock dui

Mock DUI educates students

Penn State Berks Police Services will hold a Mock DUI program titled “Reality Check” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, on Clary Drive, located behind the turf athletic field.
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'Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Proton'

In the sixth annual George J. Losoncy Lecture in Physics and Astronomy, Alexey Prokudin, assistant professor of physics at Penn State Berks, will give a presentation titled “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Proton,” from 4:30–5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 30, in the Perkins Student Center Auditorium.