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Students on stage at Shenango campus during Earth Fest 2016

Students of the Upcycled Art Contest at Earth Fest 2016

Students of the Upcycled Art Contest receive certificates and giveaways for their participation in last year's event.

Children from San Pedro, Columbia, Belize with a Shenango campus student.

Shenango campus students help build new library for children in Belize

When students weren't busy building a new library for the children in the village of San Pedro, Columbia, Belize, they had the opportunity to deliver lessons to children in the classroom.

Cast of The Vagina Monologues being held at Penn State Shenango rehearse their lines

Production shines spotlight on women’s experiences

The Penn State Shenango Drama Club and its partner, Lawrence Mercer ATHENA, will present their production of the award-winning play “The Vagina Monologues” at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 17 and 18 in the Penn State Shenango Auditorium. The local production of "The Vagina Monologues" is part of the V-Day global movement to end violence against women and girls.
Students and Alumni Society members pose for a picture before last year's dinner.

Penn State Shenango spaghetti fundraiser to support kids with cancer

Penn State Shenango will host its fifth annual THON spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Jan. 20 in the campus auditorium. The event is sponsored by Penn State Shenango benefiting THON and various local restaurants. All proceeds will support kids with cancer.
Students and Alumni Society members pose for a picture before last year's dinner.

Shenango students and Alumni Society members gather together before last year's Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser.

Shenango students and Alumni Society members gather together before last year's spaghetti dinner fundraiser for THON.

Caps of Penn State Shenango graduates

Penn State Shenango students at their graduation ceremony in 2015

Penn State Shenango students at their graduation ceremony in 2015.

Children in Star Child

Shenango Drama Club to present original holiday production Dec. 2-4

The Penn State Shenango Drama Club will present an original comedy, "Star Child," this weekend, Dec. 2-4, continuing its tradition of offering the community a holiday play designed to appeal to children of all ages.
Shenango students pose for a picture during a rehearsal of their upcoming holiday production.

Shenango to present 'Star Child' as annual holiday production Dec. 2-4

The Penn State Shenango Drama Club is in final rehearsals for its presentation of the original comedy "Star Child." The holiday production will launch at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 2, with matinee performances on Dec. 3 and 4. Admission, which is $8 for adults, $7 for students and seniors, and $5 for children under age 4, includes a snack at intermission and an opportunity to visit with Santa after the show.

Shenango PTA students to hold community collection drive for Toys for Tots Fdn.

Penn State Shenango is sponsoring a toy drive to benefit the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation. The annual community collection drive, staffed by Shenango campus Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) students and faculty, will take place at the Hermitage Wal-Mart Super Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat., November 19. (Read the full story)
A Penn State faculty member shows students from Sharon schools how to build somethings strong using paper towel roles and duct tape.

Art instructor Ed Hallahan works with a group of students during STEAM day

Art instructor Ed Hallahan works with a group of students during STEAM day

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