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Paw Search 2017

Auditions set for Paw Search at Penn State York

Auditions for Penn State York Benefiting THON’s annual Paw Search, a family-friendly talent and variety show, are set for 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, and 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, in the Community Room, Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center, at the campus.
Francyou Desse York Soccer

Penn State York athletes earn awards in the PSUAC

Penn State York student-athletes, Hannah Price, women’s volleyball, and Francyou Desse, soccer, were named the winners of the John Fritz Sportsmanship Award given by the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC). Awards are presented to athletes at each campus.
Hannah Price York WOmen's Volleyball

Hannah Price York Women's Volleyball

Hannah Price serves up the ball  during Penn State York's match  against Penn State Wilkes-Barre on September 23.  Price is one of the campus winners of the John Fritz Sportsmanship Award.

Francyou Desse York Soccer

Francyou Desse York Soccer

Francyou Desse, left, defends against Berkley College during the Sept. 13 contest.  Desse is one of the winners of the John Fritz Sportsmanship Award given by the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC).

Paw Search 2017

Paw Search 2017

Portraying Norma Desmond, Anne Vardo-Zalik, associate professor of biology at Penn State York, brought the house down with an amazing performance of "With One Look," from "Sunset Boulevard" at last year's Paw Search.  Paw Search 2018 is set for Jan. 12 with auditions scheduled for Dec. 1 from 1-4 p.m., and Dec. 4 from 4-8 p.m.  This event is a fundraiser for Penn State York Benefiting THON with proceeds going to help children and their families battling pediatric cancer.  

Graham with students

Graham with students

Connecting with students, at the end of each semester , Don Graham has lunch with Graham students about to graduate and presents them with a Graham medallion and a certificate.  He also talks with them about their future plans and offers advice and support.  Graham graduates from May 2017 with Don Graham, center, include, left to right, Terry Knarr, Brittany Banks, Sahil Heighes, Kirsten McWilliams, and Emily Freiert.

Graham with students

Trustees approve naming of new York campus building in honor of Don Graham

Penn State Trustees today (Nov. 10) approved the naming of a new building to be constructed at Penn State York in honor of Don Graham, York business leader, philanthropist, and longtime supporter of Penn State York.
York Universal Children's Day

Penn State York celebrates Universal Children's Day

Promoting the rights of children and having some fun at the same time is the goal of the Universal Children’s Day celebration at Penn State York.
Becky Halstead 2017

Heard on Campus: Becky Halstead

Becky Halstead, retired brigadier general, United States Army, shared her thoughts on leadership in a presentation, “Inspiring Courageous Leadership,” on Nov. 8 at Penn State York.
Advising Award 2016-17

Subcommittee seeks fall nominations for advising award at Penn State York

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017-18 Penn State York Advising Award. Students may submit nominations for the award, which is presented at the Academic Awards Program in April of each year.