Students walking near the Lion Shrine

Penn State Berks

Latest News

Berks Hospitality Management

Hospitality Management and Food Services partner

Hospitality management students are learning about the principles of food production and service management through a collaboration between Penn State Berks' Hospitality Management degree program and the Office of Housing and Food Services.
Michael Aboulhouda, a Berks Engineering student hard at work.

Berks celebrates National Engineers Week

Penn State Berks is celebrating its history while preparing students for the future through National Engineers Week events and activities, held Feb. 18–22.
Students set up 360-degree camera equipment

Students create immersive videos to enhance criminal justice courses

Through a Berks Teaching & Learning Innovation Partnership Grant, Penn State Berks students in the course CRIMJ 210: Policing in America are learning to create 360-degree videos of crime-scene scenarios.
Spotted Lantern Fly

Berks center supports spotted lanternfly research

It all began when Penn State Berks Professor Michael Fidanza was approached in 2018 by researchers from the College of Agriculture Sciences who needed a site to conduct a preliminary investigation on the biology and life cycle of the spotted lanternfly.
Shape the Moment 2019 THON Logo

Alumni Chapter to present check for THON

The Berks County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association will present a check to the Berks Benefiting THON student organization at their dancer send-off at 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, in the Perkins Student Center at Penn State Berks.
Dr. Mahdi Nasereddin

Berks Professor named IST Faculty Member of the Year

Mahdi Nasereddin, associate professor of information sciences and technology at Penn State Berks, was recently named the College of Information Sciences and Technology (IST) Statewide Faculty Member of the Year.
Berks Theatre Presents Independence

Berks Theatre Department presents ‘Independence’

The Penn State Berks Theatre Department will present "Independence,” written by Lee Blessing, at 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, Feb. 20-23, in the Perkins Student Center Auditorium.