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Academics Features
A student intern waits on a customer inside of The Nittany Connection in downtown Sharon.

Business student utilizes work and class experience to complete successful internship

Michael Phillips completed his senior internship at The Nittany Connection, where he brought awareness of and new customers to "the shop around the corner" from Penn State Shenango.
Guests talking during the campus' Veterans Center celebration on October 25.

Shenango veterans want to keep on giving

With the campus' Veterans Center now up and running and the Student Veterans of America (SVA) Club in place, Penn State Shenango veterans are geared up to giving back to their communities.
OTA student practices on another student during a class

In-state tuition program helps Ohio students

Penn State Shenango offers in-state tuition to residents of Mahoning and Trumbull Counties. Hear from one of our OTA students how this enabled her to begin an education at the Shenango campus.
Phil Nash in the classroom

Professor makes history accessible

The sole full-time history professor at a campus with virtually no history majors, Dr. Nash offers a wide variety of courses to his students. Outside the campus, Nash shares his expertise with the community with his frequent guest appearances on the Ron Errett show on WPIC 790 AM and on Professor Buzzkill's podcasts.
Nick Taylor pushes a preschooler on a swing

Volunteer work ultimately helps alumnus launch career

The campus' HDFS program gave alumnus Nick Taylor the knowledge and skills he needs to help children and families--a goal that has always been important to him.