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2016 Stand Up Awardee Nathan Larkin poster

2016 Stand Up Awardee Nathan Larkin poster

Nathan is a Penn State University Park Recipient of the 2016 Stand Up Award for his dedication to environmental justice and his ethical leadership in organizing efforts to address climate change and its disproportionate impacts on vulnerable populations. For more of Nathan’s story, or to nominate a student for a 2017 Stand Up Award: www.StandUpPSU.com.

2016 Stand Up Awardee Alanna Kaiser Poster

2016 Stand Up Awardee Alanna Kaiser Poster

Alanna is a Penn State University Park Recipient of the 2016 Stand Up Award for her dedication to social justice and ethical leadership in promoting productive dialogue between students, faculty, and university administration on the ethics of climate change and fossil fuel divestment.

2016 Stand Up Awardee Jaden Rankin-Wahlers poster

2016 Stand Up Awardee Jaden Rankin-Wahlers poster

Jaden Rankin-Whalers is a Penn State University Park Recipient of the 2016 Stand Up Award for her dedication to raising awareness of student poverty and her ethical leadership in combatting stigma associated with poverty and homelessness. For more of Jaden’s story, or to nominate a student for a 2017 Stand Up Award: www.StandUpPSU.com.

Students For Justice service project

Committed To Changing The Narrative

An end of semester service project turns into a larger stepping stone to further relations between the underserved and local law enforcement, giving students the chance to make a positive difference in their community.
Students For Justice club

Students For Justice club

2016-2017 Students For Justice Club

Students For Justice loading packages

Students For Justice loading packages

Students For Justice club members load holiday care packages to transport to the Wilkes-Barre Police Station

Students For Justice service project

Students For Justice service project

Members of the Students For Justice club and local law enforcement organize holiday care packages at the Wilkes-Barre Police Station

Map of Pennsylvania with Invent Penn State sites

Penn State blanketing the Commonwealth with entrepreneurial possibilities

With Penn State’s recent announcement of the next six communities to receive seed-grant funding through its Invent Penn State initiative, the University’s economic development effort has grown to include 13 hubs for innovation spread across Pennsylvania.
Barron at podium at Capitol

Six $50k grants awarded to campuses for entrepreneurship centers and programs

Today (June 20) in the Capitol Rotunda, Penn State announced the awarding of six additional $50,000 seed grants to jump start entrepreneurial activities across the Commonwealth and celebrate its 13 newly launched entrepreneurship programs in Pennsylvania that are expected to spur economic development, job creation and student career success.

Invent Penn State seeks to bring out the entrepreneurial spirit across Pennsylvania

With the Invent Penn State effort, the University is looking to leverage its locations, expertise, research and technology to foster entrepreneurship across the Commonwealth.

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