During Mental Health Awareness Month, Sorelle Sax shared her personal challenges with the Class of 2022 and reflected on how it led to her career as a registered behavior technician for children with autism diagnoses.
Penn State Abington student Linda Zhang is the recipient of Penn State’s 2022 Mary Lee Hobbs Steel Emerging Leader award, which recognizes outstanding achievement by a sophomore or junior who has demonstrated leadership within the campus, the community and the classroom, and who has exhibited creativity, initiative and continued involvement in the University and surrounding communities.
A new book written by Friederike Baer, associate professor of history at Penn State Abington, offers a groundbreaking look at the American Revolution from the perspective of the Germans who were paid to fight on the British side.
Penn State Abington baseball player Ryan McCarty led the NCAA Division III this season in hits (100), batting average (.529), home runs (29), doubles (27), RBIs (91) and runs (89), and he set a new Division III single-season record for total bases (220) through 40 regular-season games and four more in the United East Conference Tournament.
Two Penn State Abington student athletes and the director of campus Counseling and Psychological Services discussed mental health on Fox 29's Good Day Philadelphia in the wake of several suicides nationally among college athletes.