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Black selected as 2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis Award winner

Wed, 2018-05-16 14:02
The Penn State University Libraries presented the 2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis award and two finalists to Schreyer Scholars Benjamin Black, Sumit Pareek and Nicholas Capri, who received their awards in a May 3 ceremony. The annual competition included a review of the submitted theses by a faculty jury and a public oral presentation by the three finalists.

Salem named to direct Michigan State University Libraries

Wed, 2018-05-16 10:09
Joe Salem, associate dean for learning, undergraduate services and Commonwealth Campus libraries in University Libraries at Penn State, has been recommended to serve as director of Michigan State University (MSU) Libraries, pending approval by the MSU Board of Trustees on June 22.

Salem named to direct Michigan State University Libraries

Wed, 2018-05-16 10:09
Joe Salem, associate dean for learning, undergraduate services and Commonwealth Campus libraries in University Libraries at Penn State, has been recommended to serve as director of Michigan State University (MSU) Libraries, pending approval by the MSU Board of Trustees on June 22.

You're invited: 5 reasons to attend We Are Weekend

Tue, 2018-05-15 12:10
Penn Staters are encouraged to return to University Park for a summer celebration. We Are Weekend is your opportunity to create lasting memories with family, friends and classmates during a Penn State comeback weekend June 1–3.

You're invited: 5 reasons to attend We Are Weekend

Tue, 2018-05-15 12:10
Penn Staters are encouraged to return to University Park for a summer celebration. We Are Weekend is your opportunity to create lasting memories with family, friends and classmates during a Penn State comeback weekend June 1–3.

You’re invited: 5 reasons to attend We Are Weekend

Tue, 2018-05-15 12:10
Penn Staters are encouraged to return to University Park for a summer celebration. We Are Weekend is your opportunity to create lasting memories with family, friends and classmates during a Penn State comeback weekend June 1–3.

Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018

Thu, 2018-05-10 15:18
The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.

Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018

Thu, 2018-05-10 15:18
The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.

Pennsylvania Center for the Book honors 2018 'Letters About Literature' winners

Tue, 2018-05-08 09:50
The Pennsylvania winners of the 2018 Letters About Literature contest have been announced. The annual contest, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Center for the Book, invites students in grades four through 12 to write letters to authors about how the authors' words impacted them.

Pennsylvania Center for the Book honors 2018 'Letters About Literature' winners

Tue, 2018-05-08 09:50
The Pennsylvania winners of the 2018 Letters About Literature contest have been announced. The annual contest, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Center for the Book, invites students in grades four through 12 to write letters to authors about how the authors' words impacted them.

Technology Expo on May 7 to showcase latest technology

Fri, 2018-05-04 10:42
Attendees at Technology Expo 2018, set for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, May 7, can try out many of today’s newest high-end technology products for educational and commercial use, and speak with representatives in the vendor showcase. Held in Dean’s Hall at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in Innovation Park at Penn State and organized by Penn State University Libraries’ Media and Technology Support Services, Technology Expo 2018 is a free event open to the public.

Technology Expo on May 7 to showcase latest technology

Fri, 2018-05-04 10:42
Attendees at Technology Expo 2018, set for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, May 7, can try out many of today’s newest high-end technology products for educational and commercial use, and speak with representatives in the vendor showcase. Held in Dean’s Hall at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in Innovation Park at Penn State and organized by Penn State University Libraries’ Media and Technology Support Services, Technology Expo 2018 is a free event open to the public.

'My Favorite Thing is Monsters' wins 2018 Lynd Ward Graphic Novel Prize

Wed, 2018-05-02 16:51
“My Favorite Thing is Monsters” by Emil Ferris, published by Fantagraphics Books, has won the 2018 Lynd Ward Prize for Graphic Novel of the Year. Penn State University Libraries sponsors the juried annual award and its administrator, the Pennsylvania Center for the Book. The jury, composed of Penn State faculty, alumni and students with graphic novel expertise, also named two honor books.

'My Favorite Thing is Monsters' wins 2018 Lynd Ward Graphic Novel Prize

Wed, 2018-05-02 16:51
“My Favorite Thing is Monsters” by Emil Ferris, published by Fantagraphics Books, has won the 2018 Lynd Ward Prize for Graphic Novel of the Year. Penn State University Libraries sponsors the juried annual award and its administrator, the Pennsylvania Center for the Book. The jury, composed of Penn State faculty, alumni and students with graphic novel expertise, also named two honor books.

Libraries Short Stories announces winners of first Penn State writing contest

Mon, 2018-04-30 16:30
Penn Staters Sultan Aljohani, Erica Johnson and Ellis Stump are the three winners of Penn State University Libraries’ “New Beginnings” short story writing contest. Their stories, along with those by seven writers receiving honorable mentions, will be placed on the Libraries’ five Short Edition short story dispensers on the University Park campus and inside Schlow Centre Region Library in downtown State College.

Libraries Short Stories announces winners of first Penn State writing contest

Mon, 2018-04-30 16:30
Penn Staters Sultan Aljohani, Erica Johnson and Ellis Stump are the three winners of Penn State University Libraries’ “New Beginnings” short story writing contest. Their stories, along with those by seven writers receiving honorable mentions, will be placed on the Libraries’ five Short Edition short story dispensers on the University Park campus and inside Schlow Centre Region Library in downtown State College.

Paterno Library to include new Starbucks in fall 2018

Mon, 2018-04-30 13:16
Beginning fall semester 2018, a new Starbucks will open on the first floor of Paterno at University Park.

Paterno Library to include new Starbucks in fall 2018

Mon, 2018-04-30 13:16
Beginning fall semester 2018, a new Starbucks will open on the first floor of Paterno at University Park.

Pattee Library to include new Starbucks in fall 2018

Mon, 2018-04-30 13:16
Beginning fall semester 2018, a new Starbucks will open in Pattee Library at University Park.

Libraries offers extended hours, De-stress Fest to support studying students

Thu, 2018-04-26 14:36
During finals week, Penn State University Libraries is offering fun and relaxing activities to help students at the University Park campus relax and ease stress as they study for finals and complete end-of-semester papers and projects. In addition, extended hours at most Libraries locations University-wide are in effect through Friday, May 4, with Pattee Library and Paterno Library offering continuous 24-hour access.

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