• Training program available to recovering addicts
    September 18, 2019
    If you have a history of addiction recovery and want to help others, Penn State Shenango will host a Beaver campus Continuing Education course on ?Certified Recovery Specialist Training? from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturdays, beginning Oct. 5 and ending Dec. 14, in Sharon Hall room 108 in downtown Sharon, Pennsylvania.
  • Penn State police hosting Coffee with a Cop events across Pennsylvania on Oct. 2
    September 16, 2019
    National Coffee with a Cop Day is Oct. 2, and Penn State police officers are celebrating by giving away coffee and snacks at 22 campuses across Pennsylvania.
  • 8th annual Jane Williams Memorial 5K run/1.5 mile walk slated for Sept. 28
    September 10, 2019
    Penn State Shenango will hold its eighth annual Dr. Jane A. Williams Memorial 5K run/1.5 mile walk at 9 a.m. Sept. 28 at the Shenango campus located in downtown Sharon. The event is in honor of Williams, a 25-year employee of the Shenango campus who died after a brief illness.
  • Shenango's Stamp Out Stigma events to highlight suicide prevention awareness
    August 26, 2019
    In recognition of September being National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, Penn State Shenango will address suicide prevention and awareness at its sixth annual Stamp Out Stigma event on Sept. 18.
  • Commuter meal plans offer dining options for off-campus students
    August 22, 2019
    Penn State students who commute to campus or live in on-campus apartments have a convenient option for grabbing a meal or a snack: the Commuter Meal Plan. The plan, which is charged to the student account, has recently been expanded to three levels and is now offered at additional Penn State locations.
  • Lecture Series to begin with talk on 2019 as 'Year of the Periodic Table'
    August 22, 2019
    Penn State Shenango will begin its 2019-20 Lecture Series with a presentation by Kathy Shaffer, assistant teaching professor of chemistry, at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5, in Lecture Hall 223. Shaffer will discuss 2019 as being the ?International Year of the Periodic Table? and what it means to us and to science.
  • Penn State Shenango hires new cheerleading coach for 2019-20 season
    August 16, 2019
    Penn State Shenango recently hired Rakiesha Morrison, a former Farrell High School cheerleader and Gannon University competitive cheerleader and dancer, as its new head cheerleading coach. She currently coaches competitive cheer for Fire and Ice Hermitage and is employed at the Mercer County Courthouse in Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  • Internship launches student's career in behavioral health
    August 08, 2019
    For Penn State Shenango alumna Erica Meszaros, an internship at Sharon Regional Medical Center ? combined with dual degrees in human development and family studies and from the occupational therapy assistant program ? opened the door to a rewarding position with Sharon Regional Medical Center?s behavioral health inpatient unit upon graduation.
  • Faculty mentors sought for the Penn State EnvironMentors program
    July 31, 2019
    EnvironMentors at Penn State, a local chapter of a national program focused on engaging and preparing underrepresented high school students for careers in STEM fields, is looking for faculty mentors as it expands into its second year.
  • Shenango's 4th annual Scoop & Paint fundraiser scheduled for Aug. 3
    July 02, 2019
    Penn State Shenango staff and faculty will host their 4th Annual Scoop & Paint fundraiser at 1:00 p.m. on Sat., August 3, in the campus? Great Hall, 147 Shenango Avenue in downtown Sharon.
  • Shenango to hold Adult and Transfer Enrollment Week July 8-12
    July 02, 2019
    Penn State Shenango will hold an Adult and Transfer Enrollment Week from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily July 8-12. Prospective students are invited to visit the Admissions Office in Lecture Hall Room 225, located on Shenango Avenue in downtown Sharon. No appointment is necessary.
  • Penn State police to serve free refreshments to employees this summer
    July 01, 2019
    Penn State police officers across Pennsylvania will host events for Penn State employees this summer featuring a variety of refreshments, from free coffee to pizza to ice cream and more.
  • Shenango students, faculty, and staff are honored at annual recognition dinner
    June 18, 2019
    Students of Penn State Shenango were honored at the campus? 2019 Honors Convocation and Recognition Banquet for their outstanding academic and student leadership achievements and services. The recipients of this year?s Eric and Josephine Walker Award, Dennis W. Bartholomew Outstanding Adult Student Award, the Ann Wansack Award, as well as the Campus Director?s Teaching Excellence Award and the Margaret Cunningham Foley Memorial Teaching Award, were also part of the program.
  • Thinking outside the box is everyday 'business as usual' for Shenango staff
    May 21, 2019
    The Penn State Shenango Academic Advising Office staff believe in getting to know their students in and outside their offices, and in order to accomplish that, Academic Advising Manager Amy Petrucci-Effinite and Advising Staff Assistant Taylor Cole implemented a new Lunch & Learn program this past year, which included several workshops and seminars for students and the campus community.
  • Shenango student entrepreneurs win grand prize in Inc.U Competition
    May 17, 2019
    Penn State Shenango student entrepreneurs Ali Izzo and Holly Masters won $15,000 during ?The Investment,? the finale of PennTAP?s Inc.U Competition, which aired May 16 on WPSU-TV.