Research & Outreach by the School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Eye-tracking researchResearch and Publications

Penn State Behrend emphasizes research as a major component of the undergraduate experience and provides nearly $250,000 in funding for such research opportunities each year. School of Humanities and Social Sciences students collaborate with professors on research, publications, and projects that make a difference in the real world.

Outreach Centers

Students also have an opportunity to learn and work in the college’s outreach centers, which provide valuable services to the community.

CORE, Susan Hirt Hagen Center for Community Outreach, Research and Evaluation

GEAR, Greater Erie Arts Rental

The Institute on the American Dream

Janet Neff Sample Center for Manners and Civility

PARC, Prevention of Aggression Resource Center

Young People's Chorus of Erie