Aficionados and casual fans, the mildly curious and those interested in deepening their understanding of opera are all invited to Penn State Abington for a screening of Verdi’s landmark opera "Nabucco" at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, in 112 Woodland Building, 1600 Woodland Road.
Penn State Abington invites the public to a Sept. 25 panel discussion that focuses on heinous post-World War II medical experiments on institutionalized children in the United States.
The week of Sept. 9:
Abington 6, Cairn University 3
Arcadia 9, Abington 0
At the same time a record number of international students are studying at Penn State Abington, the campus is expanding its course offerings with international travel components.
Just as most Americans were emerging from the long, lazy, beloved Labor Day weekend, a columnist for the Huffington Post posed these questions: “Why don't we do this more often? If more time off could benefit both individual human beings and the broader economy, why don't we have more long weekends? Why isn't every Monday a Labor Day?”
Seeking answers, the reporter logically contacted Lonnie Golden, professor of economics at Penn State Abington.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was honored worldwide last week for jump-starting the conversation on equality and human rights 50 years ago at the March on Washington. Last week, too, the essence of Dr. King’s dream infused a new effort at Penn State Abington to create a more welcoming and supportive environment for international students.
The annual Penn State Abington Involvement Fair encourages student success through extra- and co-curricular activities.
The energy was palpable this summer at Penn State Abington as about 2,500 learners of all ages participated in camps, classes, orientations, open houses and special programming.
Eleven Penn State Abington students were selected as recipients of the University Faculty Senate scholarships for the 2013-14 academic year.
Penn State Abington student Carter Bowman documented the pull-out-all-the-stops welcome for the Class of 2017 last week, capturing the excitement as they made new friends, explored the campus and prepared for the fall semester during Opening Convocation and New Student Day.