School of Humanities

April 9: Transformazium Presentation

Behrend Section: 
School of Humanities
Student Activities

The Neighborhood Print Shop is one of the projects of the artist collective Transformazium.Braddock, Pa. has earned national attention for its embrace of art and culture in its economic recovery.  On Thursday, April 9, members of Transformazium, an artist collective that plays a leading role in these efforts, will discuss their collaborative practice during a visit to Penn State Erie, the Behrend College.   

April 7: Boston Brass to Perform in Music at Noon

Behrend Section: 
School of Humanities
Student Life
Student Activities
Research and Outreach

For more than 27 years, Boston Brass’ unique brand of humor has been a staple of the brass quintet. The humor is a way for the group to bridge the gap of classical formality, one of the reasons they have been a repeat performer in Music at Noon: The Logan Series.

Boston Brass’ latest performance in the program takes place Tuesday, April 7, at noon in the McGarvey Commons of the Reed Union Building. Admission is free, and reserved parking for audience members will be available in the Reed lot. The performance is part of the 25th season of Music at Noon: The Logan Series.

March 23: See 'Wadjda' at International Women's Screening Series

Behrend Section: 
School of Humanities
Student Activities
Commission for Women

“Wadjda,” the first film shot entirely in Saudi Arabia, will be featured when the Penn State Behrend International Women’s Screening Series resumes on Monday, March 23. The 6:30 p.m. screening in the Reed Auditorium is free and open to the public.

April 3: Penn State Laureate Susan Russell to Discuss Dignity

Behrend Section: 
School of Humanities
Student Life
Student Activities

The 2014-15 Penn State laureate Susan Russell will speak on Behrend's campus on Friday, April 3.As the 2014-15 Penn State laureate, Susan Russell is touring the state to promote dignity. On Friday, April 3, she brings that tour to Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

Karrie Bowen, M.A.

Lecturer in Social Media, Public Relations, and Media Production
Office Location: 
53 Kochel
Phone: 
(814) 898 6766

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PBS Program Features Penn State Behrend Faculty Member

The excavation of an ancient desert garden and pool complex – an archeological project directed by Leigh-Ann Bedal, associate professor of anthropology at Penn State Behrend – was detailed in a documentary feature that appeared this month on PBS, including WQLN-TV in Erie. The full episode can be streamed here.

Jessica Piney, Ph.D.

Lecturer in Spanish
Office Location: 
Turnbull 114
Phone: 
(814) 898 6904

May 15: PARC's Annual Conference: Creating a Community Response to Cyberbullying

Behrend Section: 
School of Humanities
Research and Outreach
Outreach Initiatives
Community & Workforce Programs

PARC's annual conference will be held May 15, 2015.

April 30: Sarah Gerkensmeyer to Read in Creative Writers Reading Series

Behrend Section: 
School of Humanities

Sarah Gerkensmeyer will be the reader in the final Creative Writers Reading Series presentation of the 2014-15 season.Sarah Gerkensmeyer is not a fan of the traditional female stereotypes. Need evidence? Just read some of the stories included in her collection “What You Are Now Enjoying.”