Student Life

Childhood Memory Drives Eric A. and Josephine S. Walker Award Winner to Succeed

Kristina Peszel was this year's winner of the Eric A. and Josephine S. Walker Award.Call it extra motivation. Call it an added incentive. Call it a chip on her shoulder.

However you label it, it’s clear there’s something that drives Kristina Peszel.

Supermileage Team Hopes to Travel 2,000 Miles on One Gallon of Gas

The longest six minutes of Cody Colpo’s summer will be on Friday, the final day of the Society of Automotive Engineers’ International Supermileage Challenge. He’ll be watching a timer, waiting for a carbon-fiber test car to clear the far side of the track at the Eaton Corporation’s Marshall Proving Grounds.

Kochel Award Winner Encourages Students to 'Scream Their Stories'

Stacy Rabat was this year's winner of the Irvin H. Kochel Award.When Stacy Rabat was a junior in high school, her father, Khalil Rabat, suffered a heart attack, went into a coma, and died.

The experience devastated Rabat, but she says it has taught her how precious life can be and to think before judging others. Because of her experience, she yearns to connect with other people and hear their stories.

July 14: MBA Pittsburgh Information Session

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Lauren at RLAPenn State’s part-time Master of Business Administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host two summer events for prospective students.

June 16: MBA Pittsburgh Information Session

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Lauren at RLAPenn State’s part-time Master of Business Administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host two summer events for prospective students.

M.B.A. Student Earns Third-best Score in the World on the Bloomberg Aptitude Test

Brian Seelinger finished third in the world on the April 2014 version of the BAT.Brian Seelinger, an M.B.A. student at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, earned the third-best score in the world for the April 2014 version of the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT). The performance improves Seelinger’s February ranking, when he finished among the top five scorers in the Americas Region.

Thomas H. Turnbull Award Winner Lands Job with Big Four Audit Firm

Meilyng Gonzalez Adams earned the Thomas H. Turnbull Award in her senior year at Penn State BehrendMeilyng Gonzalez-Adams had been planning for days, and her personal sales pitch was ready.

The senior International Business and Accounting major knew nearly 150 companies would be in attendance at the spring Career and Internship Fair at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, and she was ready to make an impression.

August 1: Spend a Summer Day Admissions Event

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Ashley SnyderHigh school students and their families are invited to attend informal-yet-informative summer admissions events with faculty and other representatives of Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

July 31: Spend a Summer Evening Admissions Event

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Cecchetti brothersHigh school students and their families are invited to attend informal-yet-informative summer admissions events with faculty and other representatives of Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

July 11: Spend a Summer Day Admissions Event

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Summer studentsHigh school students and their families are invited to attend informal-yet-informative summer admissions events with faculty and other representatives of Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.