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October 13: Dr. Meredith Bashaw to Discuss Animal Welfare

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Zoos often make for a pleasant atmosphere for visitors, but what about for their actual inhabitants — the animals?

That’s the question that Meredith Bashaw, associate professor of psychology at Franklin & Marshall College, attempts to answer daily through her animal welfare science research. Bashaw, one the world's foremost experts on captive giraffe behavior, will discuss her research when the Colloquium Series in Psychological Sciences and Human Behavior returns to Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

$500K Gift Boosts Film Studies at Penn State Behrend

A $500,000 gift commitment from the Samuel P. Black Family Fund of the Erie Community Foundation will support film studies at Penn State Behrend by providing access to high-end cameras, lighting kits and editing software, among other equipment.

October 9: John Minichillo Reading

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John Minichillo will read from the Snow Whale when the Creative Writers Reading Series resumes on October 9.Even our most classic stories can benefit from a facelift. John Minichillo proves that.

Minichillo’s novel, The Snow Whale, is a comedic, contemporary retelling of Moby Dick. It still features the various metaphors for life that made Moby Dick a classic, but there’s a twist.

October 6: East of the River Performs in the Logan Series

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East of the River will perform Monday, Oct. 6, in Music at Noon: The Logan Series at Penn State Behrend.East of the River will bring its haunting and virtuosic melodies from the traditional repertoires of the Balkans, Armenia, and the Middle East, as well as classical repertory from medieval Europe, to Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, on Monday, October 6.

Emily Cassano, M.A.

Lecturer in Theatre
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132 OBS
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(814) 898 6205

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Chad Waldron, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Language and Literacy Education
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161 Kochel
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(814) 898 6069

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Denise Divins, M.A.

Lecturer in English
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#13 CH Annex 2
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(814) 898 6642

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Sonja Schwake, Ph.D.

Lecturer in Anthropology
Office Location: 
125 Kochel
Phone: 
(814) 898 6070

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October 18: Undergraduate Admissions Open House

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Tiffany and Tigress HallsPenn State Erie, The Behrend College, will host a free Admissions Open House for prospective students on Saturday, Oct. 18.

The Open House begins at 10 a.m. High school students and their families can meet with faculty from the Black School of Business, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Science and School of Engineering to learn about Penn State Behrend’s more than 40 undergraduate degrees and 25 certificate programs.

October 22: MBA in Pittsburgh Information Session

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Ed Auslander, MBA graduatePenn State’s part-time Master of Business Administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host three fall events for prospective students.