NSF STEM grant funds scholars program for engineering students

Penn State Berks recently received a $750K grant from the National Science Foundation Scholarships in STEM program to create the Penn State Berks LION STEM Scholars Program.

Penn State Berks Campus Activities Board honored by NACA

The Penn State Berks Campus Activities Board received multiple awards at the National Association for Campus Activities Mid Atlantic Virtual Awards Recognition ceremony on Nov. 18. 

Coordinator of diversity and international programs helps change campus culture

The key to understanding people is to understand their perspective. What Sharon Pitterson-Ogaldez brings to her role as the coordinator of diversity and international programs is not only passion for the work, but that understanding.

Why Penn State Berks? Advice for prospective students

Choosing a college is hard. There are so many things to take into consideration — especially when it comes to your future. When you’re making this kind of investment in yourself, you want to make sure it’s the right school.

From Berks to Thailand to Portugal, alumna charts her own course

Nicole Heker ’15 went on a ‘journey of unlearning’ that originally took her from Penn State to Thailand, then on to Indonesia, to India, and back to Thailand – where she began 15-month solo bicycle excursion that ended in Portugal.

Berks “sister-preneurs” develop DN Organics hair care

Berks alumni Cory Dahlia Varona Corniel and Nicol Varona Cancelmo are entrepreneurs, or “sister-preneurs,” who have launched DN Organics, a natural hair care line created to empower women.

Take a Virtual Tour of Penn State Berks

Join our Lion Ambassadors on a guided virtual tour of Penn State Berks! We can't wait to show you our beautiful campus from the comfort and safety of your own home.