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Penn State alumnus Jack Luchette stand at the podium in the Great Hall

Stamp Out Stigma event to focus on postpartum depression

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, approximately 15 percent of women who have recently given birth suffer from postpartum depression. This year’s Stamp Out Stigma (SOS) at Penn State Shenango will feature a presentation on the subject at its fourth annual SOS event to be held from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18, in the Great Hall of Sharon Hall located on Vine Avenue in downtown Sharon, Pennsylvania. The event is free and open to the public.

UHS to collect student health insurance information for 2017-18

Penn State is moving toward a University-wide health insurance requirement for the 2018-19 academic school year. In preparation for the new requirement, University Health Services (UHS) will begin collecting student health insurance information in May 2017.
The inside of the DUI Moving Memorial

The PA DUI Moving Memorial

Penn State Shenango will host the PA DUI Moving Memorial on December 7.

Three "wounded" students sit against the wall during an active shooter exercise at Penn State Beaver

Three "wounded" students sit against the wall during an active shooter exercise at Penn State Beaver

"Wounded" students Austin Garlitz, left, Vina Liao, center, and Xi Lin sit against the wall during an active shooter exercise at Penn State Beaver Nov. 16, 2015.

University police enter the Student Union Building during a training drill

University police enter the Student Union Building during a training drill

University police enter the Penn State Beaver Student Union Building during an active-shooter training drill Nov. 16, 2015.

Students play dead during an active shooter training at Penn State Beaver.

Students play dead during an active shooter training at Penn State Beaver.

Students play dead during an active shooter training at Penn State Beaver.

Students flee the building during an active shooter training drill at Penn State Beaver.

Active shooter training at Penn State Beaver

Students flee the building during an active shooter training drill at Penn State Beaver.

Students flee the building during an active shooter training drill at Penn State Beaver.

Police, students stage realistic active shooter training at Penn State Beaver

An active shooter training drill at Penn State Beaver helped students and police know what to do in an emergency.