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Penn State Shenango students and faculty standing in back of a table with a Toys for Tots sign. Two dressed up like Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus.

Penn State Shenango PTA students and faculty collect toys for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Program

During a prior year, Dr. Jen Jewell, assistant teaching professor in Penn State Shenango's Physical Therapy department, far left, and her physical therapy assistant students, collected donated toys at the Hermitage Wal-Mart for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program.

Penn State Shenango students and faculty standing in back of a table with a Toys for Tots sign. Two dressed up like Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus.

Penn State Shenango PTA students and faculty collect toys for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation

During a prior year, Dr. Jen Jewell, assistant teaching professor in Penn State Shenango's Physical Therapy department, far left, and her physical therapy assistant students, collected donated toys at the Hermitage Wal-Mart for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program.

Shenango campus faculty talking with Daniel Pustinger from the PA Board of Probation and Parole at a recent workshop

Shenango faculty receive sub-grant from PA Commission on Crime and Deliquency

Penn State Shenango recently hosted 15 law enforcement officers from area police departments, the Mercer County Jail and the Pennsylvania Board of Probation Parole at the downtown Sharon campus for a week-long Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training workshop made possible through a grant from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency.
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Penn State’s NSF I-Corps program seeks applications by Sept. 15 and Oct. 15

The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.
Ribbon cutting at Penn State Shenango's VenturePointe incubator

Official ribbon cutting at Penn State Shenango's VenturePointe incubator

Penn State President Dr. Eric Barron and Penn State Shenango Campus Director Dr. Jo Anne Carrick cut the ribbon in celebration of the campus' VenturePointe incubator located at the eCenter@LindenPointe.

Penn State administrators and others involved in the VenturePointe incubator at press conference

Shenango celebrates opening of VenturePointe incubator

Penn State President Eric Barron, along with other Penn State administrators, legislators, advisory and alumni board members, faculty, staff, students and members of the community, gathered at the eCenter@LindenPointe in Hermitage, Pennsylvania, to celebrate the ribbon cutting of Penn State Shenango’s VenturePointe — an incubator for start-up resources for both for-profit businesses and not-for-profit agencies.
Ribbon cutting at Penn State Shenango's VenturePointe incubator

Campus celebrates VenturePointe incubator with official ribbon cutting

VenturePointe currently includes two start-up businesses and a pair of 3Dprinters. This past spring, senior Riley Atterholt completed his internship at the eCenter under the auspices of VenturePointe.
Riley Atterholt stands by the eCenter@LindenPointe front lawn sign

Invent Penn State initiative supports student internship at eCenter@LindenPointe

Penn State Shenango's VenturePointe, an incubator for start-up resources for both for-profit businesses and not-for-profit agencies, supported its first internship this past spring to immerse a Shenango campus student into the entrepreneurial incubation process at the eCenter@LindenPointe in Hermitage, Pennsylvania.

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