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Two student marshals lead the graduating class out of Beaver Community Center

Berks to hold two commencement ceremonies on May 5

The first commencement ceremony will be held for students graduating from the EBC Division at 10 a.m. The second ceremony for students graduating from the HASS Division and the Science Division will be held at 2 p.m.
Penn State Berks students worked to help restore mangrove forests during the Alternative Spring Break to Puerto Rico.

Planting the seeds of service in San Juan, Puerto Rico

This year, the Penn State Berks Alternative Spring Break program took a group of six students, along with a staff adviser, to San Juan, Puerto Rico where they spent a week working on a mangrove reforestation project.
From left to right: Irv and Lois Cohen, Chancellor Hillkirk, Dena Hammel and Victor Hammel. The Cohens and Hammels have made a combined gift of $3 million to Penn State Berks, which will help create the Cohen-Hammel Fellowship Program.

$3 Million Gift to Launch Cohen-Hammel Fellows Program at Penn State Berks

With a transformational joint gift to Penn State Berks, two Penn State alumni couples have launched a comprehensive new scholarship program.
The Penn State Berks 60th Anniversary Logo

Penn State Berks celebrates 60th anniversary in 2018

The college will hold a variety of special events throughout the year for students, faculty, staff, and community members.
A student at Opportunity House carrying a tray of appetizers

Students turn emergency shelter into five-star restaurant

Penn State Berks students turned Opportunity House, the Reading emergency shelter, into a five-star restaurant for its clients on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.
Thomas Jay Lynn and his book “Chinua Achebe and The Politics of Narration: Envisioning Language”

Lynn publishes book on Chinua Achebe and politics of narration

Thomas Jay Lynn, associate professor of English at Penn State Berks, has published his first book — “Chinua Achebe and The Politics of Narration: Envisioning Language”
Melissa Daniels Foster

20 Questions

for Berks Alumna Melissa Daniels Foster, Chief Engineer for ExxonMobil Chemical
 The ribbon-cutting ceremony included (left to right) Randy Peers, John Morahan, Dr. R. Keith Hillkirk, Dr. Neil Sharkey, and the Nittany Lion

Penn State Berks and Penn State Health St. Joseph dedicate Langan LaunchBox

Official Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony held at Penn State Health St. Joseph Downtown Reading Campus
Miller (left) and Bleicher display the leg prosthetic, which was entered in the ASME IAM 3D Challenge.

Penn State Berks engineering student qualifies for 3D challenge

Eric Miller, a sophomore mechanical engineering major at Penn State Berks, is designing and creating a lightweight, low-cost, longer-lasting and fully mobile lower-leg prosthetic.
The ribbon-cutting ceremony included the Chancellor and professors

Penn State Berks unveils new Fluid Discovery Lab

The Fluid Discovery Lab is the newest state-of-the-art engineering laboratory in the Gaige Technology and Business Innovation Building and the only open access laboratory dedicated to the study of fluid dynamics in the Penn State system.

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