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November 20, 2015
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State's 39th annual Renaissance Fund dinner raised more than $200,000 to endow scholarships in honor of Steve Brown, the president and CEO of Mount Nittany Health and this year's Renaissance Fund honoree. Three hundred sixty-five guests attended the Nov. 19 dinner at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel.
November 18, 2015
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State alumnus and philanthropist Charles H. “Skip” Smith has committed $5 million to advance the research of Gong Chen, professor of biology and the Verne M. Willaman Chair in Life Sciences in the Eberly College of Science. Chen’s research holds promise for developing treatments for traumatic brain injuries, stroke, Alzheimer's, and other neurodegenerative diseases.
November 17, 2015
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A campaign to raise funds for a collaborative space for mechanical and nuclear engineering students is off to a strong start thanks to support from industry partners and alumni. More News Releases