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Olivet children using the EnviroScape learning tool

Berks and Olivet partner in conservation program

Penn State Berks students and Olivet Boys & Girls Club children have partnered for a series of events related to science and conservation.

Cybersecurity Discovery Day for Reading School District

In recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Penn State Berks will hold a Cybersecurity Discovery Day for Reading School District middle school students enrolled in the Penn State Educational Partnership Program.

College hosts Math & Science Day for elementary school

Approximately 125 first-graders from the 10th and Green Elementary School in the Reading School District will visit Penn State Berks for the third annual Math and Science Day on Oct. 15. The program is hosted and coordinated by the college’s elementary and early childhood education degree program.
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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.
Student prepares food at Opportunity House

Penn State Berks students volunteer in the community

As part of the college’s commitment to community engagement, Penn State Berks students will volunteer in the community with a variety of nonprofit organizations during the academic year.
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Penn State Berks Day of Service impacts local community

Thirty-two students, 10 faculty and staff members, and 25 community volunteers joined forces as part of the Penn State Berks Day of Service on Sunday, Aug. 26.
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Entrepreneurs invited to apply for Berks Idea Test Lab

Entrepreneurs apply for the Penn State Berks Idea TestLab, a six-week series of workshops that will provide commercialization training and mentorship.