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Penn State Berks

Prospective students invited to Penn State Day at Berks

The event is part of the University's "Penn State Day" in which Penn State campuses throughout the state host visitation programs throughout the month of September.
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Global Studies major promotes education for peace in Argentina

Josh Flores the first Penn State Berks student to take part in Cultural Vistas Fellowship program
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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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Family and Homecoming Weekend to be held Sept. 27–29

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 Thursday, Sept. 26, to Sunday, Sept. 29. This year’s theme is ‘Once upon a time at Berks.’
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Resilient Resumes team places third in Nittany AI Challenge

The Resilient Resumes team took third place in the Nittany AI Challenge, held at Penn State's University Park campus on Sept. 10. The team received $5,000 for their web application designed to walk the user through the resume creation process.
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Penn State student teams awarded $25,000 for work with artificial intelligence

Penn State student teams used artificial intelligence to create more efficient ways for students to study, find a job and assess the housing situation. Revu, Resilient Resumes and LionPad received a combined total of $25,000 from the Nittany AI Alliance to continue working on their solutions, which were developed during the 2019 Nittany AI Challenge. The funding was awarded Sept. 10 at the Nittany AI Challenge Celebration Event.
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Penn State Berks celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Beginning in mid-September, Penn State Berks will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and host a variety of events; each event is intended for a specific audience, including prospective and current students, the campus community, and the general public.
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Penn State Berks welcomes international students

This fall, Penn State Berks welcomed 110 international students to the campus community. Of that number, 40 are new students. To help these students succeed, the college has implemented a variety of programs and events.
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Bryan Terrell Clark, actor in Hamilton, visits Berks

Actor and singer-songwriter Bryan Terrell Clark, best known for his starring role as George Washington in "Hamilton: An American Musical on Broadway," will visit Penn State Berks at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, in the Perkins Student Center Auditorium.
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Penn State Laureate William Doan to visit Berks

William J. Doan — Penn State Laureate for the 2019–20 academic year, professor of theatre in the College of Arts and Architecture, and artist-in-residence in the College of Nursing — will bring “The “Anxiety Project” to Penn State Berks on Sept. 30.
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Penn State Berks Unity Day slated for Sept. 27

Penn State Berks will hold its Unity Day celebration, an annual Penn State event that helps bring students, faculty, staff and community members together to celebrate diversity, from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27.