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Penn State Berks celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Penn State Berks will hold a variety of events from Nov. 11–15 including a Meetup, a speaker series, and a Creativity and Entrepreneurship Workshop.
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Penn State Berks accepting applications to Cohen-Hammel Fellows Program

The Cohen-Hammel Fellows Program is a new scholarship program for outstanding first-year students. Each Fellow will receive a scholarship of $7,000 for 2020-21. Applications are due by Nov. 1st!
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Computer engineering major succeeds after emigrating from Mexico

Among her remarkable achievements are a 3.37 GPA; several engineering and robotics research experiences; numerous scholarships and academic awards; mentoring other students; traveling abroad; and completing internships.
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Penn State Berks center studies methods to eradicate spotted lanternfly

A fungus found in Berks County has potential to be the answer
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Welk drafted by Baltimore Orioles

The senior standout continues to make history as he became the first member in Penn State Berks history to be drafted by one of the major U.S. sports leagues.
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Study: Penn State Berks contributes $97.5 million to PA economy

More than 1,356 Pennsylvania jobs can be attributed to Penn State Berks, study finds
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Berks hospitality management professor to speak on diversity in hotel settings

Pauline Milwood, assistant professor of hospitality management at Penn State Berks, will speak on the role of diversity competence in strategic innovation in hotel settings at the Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association's Annual Meeting & Awards Gala, set for Nov. 18-19 at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort.
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Berks shows military appreciation with white out

The Penn State Berks men’s and women’s basketball teams will join forces to turn the Beaver Community Center white for their Military Appreciation game on Wednesday, Nov. 13.
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Berks women's soccer wins 7th straight NEAC title

The Penn State Berks women's soccer team won its seventh straight North Eastern Athletic Conference championship after topping Penn State Harrisburg 5-0 on Nov. 10.
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Women's soccer sweeps individual awards

The Penn State Berks women's soccer team swept the individual awards and had five members named to the All-North Eastern Athletic Conference first team and two on the second team, as announced by the league office on Nov. 7.
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Penn State Berks students serve the community

Penn State Berks students will hold two important community service events in November. They will transform Opportunity House, the Reading emergency shelter, into a five-star restaurant on the evening of Thursday, Nov. 7, and assist with the breakfast for veterans at Country Meadows of Wyomissing on Monday, Nov. 11.

College seeks entrepreneurs for Business Plan

As part of its commitment to promoting entrepreneurship, Penn State Berks is inviting prospective entrepreneurs to compete in the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance Business Plan Competition. This is an opportunity for current Penn State Berks students and alumni who graduated within the past three years to launch their business, while promoting entrepreneurial activity in Berks County.
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Berks celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

As part of Penn State’s Global Entrepreneurship Week, Penn State Berks will hold a variety of events on and off campus for aspiring entrepreneurs from Nov. 11 to 15.
Senior Dakota Schoppe (left) and Dr. Mahsa Kazempour are pictured with the composting containers now found across campus.

Penn State Berks holds sustainability events

The Penn State Berks Sustainability Team, led by Mahsa Kazempour, associate professor of science education, will host a sustainability fair and film screening in November.
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Berks women's volleyball places three on all-conference teams

The Penn State Berks women's volleyball team had three members earn North Eastern Athletic Conference all-conference recognition, as announced by the league office on Nov. 6.
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Berks LaunchBox hosts Meetup on Global Entrepreneurship

The Penn State Berks LaunchBox, located within the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts in downtown Reading, Pennsylvania, will hold a Meetup titled “Global Entrepreneurship: Latin American Perspectives” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12.