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Penn State Berks students to volunteer at Country Meadows, Opportunity House

Volunteer opportunities in October include visiting Country Meadows and serving dinner at Opportunity House.
College partners with community and Olivet for trail cleanup

College partners with community and Olivet for trail cleanup

Penn State Berks students, community members, and children in the City of Reading will gather in Northwest Reading to clean up a one-mile section of the Schuylkill River Trail.
Nittany Lion helping golfer

Berks students volunteer at Penn State Health St. Joseph golf tournament

Brandon Chang, dressed as the Nittany Lion, offers support and encouragement to Luke Stopper of Caron during Penn State Health St. Joseph's annual golf tournament.

Nittany Lion at Penn State Health St. Joseph golf tournament

Nittany Lion at Penn State Health St. Joseph golf tournament

Penn State Berks Lion Ambassadors Kailah Ortiz and Brandon Chang, dressed as the Nittany Lion, made a special appearance at Penn State Health St. Joseph's annual golf tournament.

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Community service at Country Meadows, Opportunity House

Penn State Berks students will visit the residents of Country Meadows and serve dinner at Opportunity House in September.
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College honored with United Way Award

Penn State Berks recently was honored with the United Way 2017 Community Partnership Award during the United Way 54th Annual Dinner and Awards, held on Thursday, April 20, at the DoubleTree by Hilton in downtown Reading.
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Berks student government president heads to law school

Joseph Chletsos will graduate this Saturday, May 6, with a Bachelor of Science in business. During his time at Penn State Berks, he has done more than earn a degree: He has made a lasting contribution to the college. Chletsos has been accepted to Michigan State College of Law in East Lansing, Michigan, where he hopes to continue making a difference in the lives of others.
students preserving documents

Preserving History

During their Alternative Spring Break trip, students from Penn State Berks entered Auschwitz as curious scholars and left with a greater appreciation for the horrors of war, and in particular, the Holocaust.

Students volunteer at Country Meadows, Opportunity Hous

Penn State Berks students, in collaboration with Olivet Boys and Girls Club, will host a Sock Hop Prom for the residents of Country Meadows from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on April 9. The event will include various stations for the residents to enjoy, including dancing, karaoke, root beer floats, and origami corsage/boutonniere making.

'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 through April 2.

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