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Stephen Taub commits $17.3 million to Penn State Abington

Stephen Taub, a former Penn State Abington student and University Park graduate, has continued his longtime support for Abington with a $17.3 million commitment, the largest gift in the campus’ history. The new Taub Endowments will provide high-impact opportunities for deserving students through scholarships and global engagement programs.
2019 TLT Faculty Fellows

Teaching and Learning with Technology introduces new Faculty Fellows

Teaching and Learning with Technology at Penn State has named its four TLT Faculty Fellows for the 2018-19 academic year — David Hunter, Kathryn W. Jablokow, Karen Kackley-Dutt, and Alan Wagner. This year's TLT Faculty Fellows will work on projects covering data science, digital fluency, immersive experiences, and robotics.
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'All That’s Jazz': Scholarship benefit at Greater Allegheny sees biggest crowd

Penn State Greater Allegheny hosted its biggest scholarship benefit of the year, "All That’s Jazz," on Oct. 6 — raising $75,000 to help students succeed.
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Abington alumnus swims to top of box office with ‘The Meg’

'The Meg," a motion picture based on Penn State Abington alumnus Steve Alten’s shark story has earned more than $500 million worldwide since its August release.
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Advance feedback offered on strategic initiative seed grant funding proposals

The Penn State community will be invited in November to submit ideas for the fourth cycle of pilot projects that are aimed at fulfilling the mission of the University's 2016-2020 Strategic Plan to advance innovation, research, learning and engagement at the University and beyond. In advance of the call for proposals, several steering committees are offering to review short concept papers to give constructive feedback to assist in creating stronger proposals.