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Rolf Schmidt (center) discusses the scholarship with Chancellor R. Keith Hillkirk (left) and David Delozier, Director of Development and Alumni Relations.

Schmidt commits $250,000 to create scholarship fund at Penn State Berks

New fund will be doubled through University's First-Time Endowed Scholarship Donor Matching Program
There's no place like Berks logo

Family and Homecoming Weekend to be held Sept. 22–24

Students, faculty and staff at Penn State Berks will welcome family and alumni to campus when the college hosts its annual Family and Homecoming Weekend, from Friday, Sept. 22, to Sunday, Sept. 24.

Photo of the Solar Eclipse taken by Robert Hart

Student astronomer captures high definition images of solar eclipse

Robert Hart's interest in astrophotography led him to Hiawassee, GA for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to photograph the 2017 Solar Eclipse
Melissa Daniels Foster

20 Questions

for Berks Alumna Melissa Daniels Foster, Chief Engineer for ExxonMobil Chemical
Orientation Leaders with the Nittany Lion Shrine

Caution: Bright Futures Ahead

Berks orientation leaders ease transition to college life
Retired FBI Supervisory Agent James “Fitz” Fitzgerald

The Criminal Mind

James Fitzgerald, a former student at Penn State Berks and Penn State alumnus and the FBI agent responsible for bringing the Unabomber to justice, will be portrayed in the scripted Discovery Channel miniseries titled "Manhunt: Unabomber", premiering August 1.
Shot of "The Woods" sign outside the residence halls on campus

Come “home” to the residence halls at Penn State Berks

At Penn State Berks, we’re all about community and that starts with where you live, eat, and sleep. On-campus housing serves 800+ students in two great living options: The Village and The Woods.
Penn State Berks Softball celebrating their NEAC Championship

Berks softball enjoys historic run in 2017

The Penn State Berks softball team reached familiar territory after claiming the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) title for the fourth time in five years to earn a trip to the NCAA tournament.
Penn State Berks Softball celebrating their NEAC Championship

Penn State Berks Softball celebrates record season, players receive honors

History was made when the Penn State Berks softball team won its first NCAA Regional Tournament
 The ribbon-cutting ceremony included (left to right) Randy Peers, John Morahan, Dr. R. Keith Hillkirk, Dr. Neil Sharkey, and the Nittany Lion

Penn State Berks and Penn State Health St. Joseph dedicate Langan LaunchBox

Official Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony held at Penn State Health St. Joseph Downtown Reading Campus