Part of our Common Read event series
Derreck Kayongo: From Homeless Refugee to Living the American Dream
Kayongo and his family fled a civil war in Uganda and settled in the U.S. when he was just 10 years old. Now a successful entrepreneur, Kayongo is a renowned expert in environmental sustainability and global health.
About the Common Read Program
Common Read is designed to provide a shared experience among new students and to encourage intellectual engagement within and beyond the classroom.
Meet your faculty and staff throughout the semester to learn, grow, create dialogue, and build connections outside of the classroom!
Light Refreshments will be served for all Faculty, Staff, and Students at the Meet and Greet: LGBTQA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Ally)!
Presented by the Office of Intercultural Affairs
Want to get involved with the community?
Penn State Abington's Community Outreach Workers (COW) invited various volunteering organizations to come to our campus and talk to our student body. Representatives will have plenty of information, including brochures and business cards. Stop by to learn more!
Come join Community Outreach Workers (COW) and make survivor bracelets for kids with pediatric cancer and cancer awareness bracelets. The bracelets will be made from colorful paracord and in all different sizes. COW will also be making keychains out of gimp!
No experience or skills required to make the bracelets so anyone can come and join!
The Health and Wellness Center presents Sober Thoughts, A Different Kind of College Substance Abuse Training with National Speaker, Rob Hackenson!
Career Development is organizing a bus trip from Penn State Abington to University Park for their Fall Career Days on the non-technical, full-time recruiting day. This event is geared toward business jobs.
The mask only covers so much. It's time to act.
The Ebola Crisis Awareness and Donation Drive is presented by Technology for Liberia in collaboration with Pennsylvania State University!
The Global Engagement Fair will feature information about global opportunities for students such as study abroad, global volunteer opportunities in the United States and abroad, the Fulbright Student Program, and a crisis awareness & donation drive for victims of Ebola!
International Cultural Alliance (ICA) hosts a Coffee Hour!
Penn State Abington's Community Outreach Workers (COW) is working with the Veteran's Club to host a Military Day in honor of 9/11 and our troops overseas.