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Odhner and his fellow engineers prepare to launch their rocket.

'Rocket Man'

Kale Odhner and his fellow Penn State Berks students took their senior capstone project all the way to the "Sugar Shot to Space" in California’s Mojave Desert in hopes of breaking a world record for altitude with a sugar-fueled rocket.
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Penn State startup Trimatis converting plastic waste into 3D printer filament

3D printing, or additive manufacturing, as it’s more formally known, has enabled innovations in manufacturing and production. However, it’s also contributing to the 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic waste that's been generated since 1950. Penn State startup Trimatis LLC believes it can help combat this problem by converting plastic waste into 3D printing filament.
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Author Bárbara Mujica to speak at Berks

Penn State Berks will host Barbara Mujica, award-winning author, scholar and past president of the Association of Hispanic Classical Theater, as part of Hispanic Heritage month.
Berks host Latin Fest as part of Hispanic Heritage month.

Berks hosts Latin Fest

As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Penn State Berks will host its annual Latin Fest, an annual celebration that allows students to learn more about the Latino culture and festivities while enjoying delicious food and a live performance.
Berks 60th anniversary mural installation

Berks presents 60th anniversary mural installation

As part of its 60th anniversary celebration throughout 2018, Penn State Berks will present a special mural installation that highlights the college’s commitment to diversity, research and growth.
Rendering of Beaver Community Center

Board approves architect for Beaver Community Center project at Penn State Berks

With a continuously increasing student population and the need to support various programs, the Penn State Board of Trustees approved Atkin Olshin Schade Architects of Philadelphia, as the architect for the Beaver Community Center at Penn State Berks on Sept. 14.

Bessey named station commander at Penn State Berks

Lt. John Bessey, who previously served as interim lieutenant at Penn State Abington, has been named station commander of University Police at Penn State Berks, effective Sept. 17.