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Crowds gathered for robotics competition at Penn State York

Robots were in action on Saturday, Jan. 27, at Penn State York when 36 teams of middle and high school students from across Pennsylvania, and one from New Jersey, took part in the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) South Central PA Regional Qualifier, a daylong robotics competition. The event took place in the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center at York campus.
Drumline at Paw Search 2017

Drumline at Paw Search 2017

First Capital Drumline brought the house down with a rousing performance of “Can-O-Saurus,” and ultimately took first place at Paw Search 2017, a talent and variety show sponsored by Penn State York Benefiting THON. Don't miss Paw Search 2018, set for 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center. Tickets are on sale at the box office.

Startup Challenge Logo Contest1

Startup Challenge Logo Contest1

The Nittany Lion shares some information about the Startup Challenge for 2017-18 with Penn State York students Sarah Kapturowski, York, Pennsylvania, left,  and Alyson Reese, Hanover, Pennsylvania, right.

Startup Challenge Logo Contest

Startup Challenge Logo Contest

Look between the lions to meet Nicole Guise, Startup Challenge logo contest winner, and see her winning design.  Guise's design was selected from among 14 submissions, and will be used on T-shirts and other materials to promote the upcoming 2017-18 Startup Challenge at Penn State York.

Coach Bob Hurley Sr.

Coach Bob Hurley Sr. 2017

"An Evening with Coach Bob Hurley Sr." is set for Saturday, Oct. 28 at 6 p.m. in the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center.  Hurley will share his life story and answer questions concerning his successful career coaching basketball. 

York Constitution Day 2017 Prize

Constitution Day celebration at Penn State York small but informative

Penn State York celebrated Constitution Day with a trivia event on Sept. 18, and while the group was small, those who attended had an opportunity to test their knowledge of U.S. history and have some fun. Valerie Carrington, a Penn State York student majoring in English, was the winner of a bucket of patriotic prize items, and a Starbucks gift card.
York Volleyball Practice 2017

Penn State York's new women's volleyball coach is all about building confidence

Dana Vandergrift, Penn State York’s head women’s volleyball coach, is a firm believer in building confidence in her players; there’s no room for negativity. Vandergrift, and her 13-member squad, opens the 2017 season at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Penn State Schuylkill. York’s home opener is at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, against Penn State Mont Alto.
York Volleyball Practice 2017

York Volleyball Practice 2017

Dana Vandergrift, Penn State York's new women's volleyball head coach, practices a drill called 'pit' with her players. The season begins on Sept. 19 with an away game at 7 p.m. at Penn State Schuylkill. The first home game for York is set for 1 p.m. on Sept. 23.

Dana Vandergrift

Dana Vandergrift

Dana Vandergrift, Penn State York's new women's volleyball coach.

Campus to host York County Science and Engineering Fair March 6-8

Penn State York will host the 34th annual York County Science and Engineering Fair from March 6-8 in the Conference Center of the Main Classroom Building. About 200 projects will be judged during the event. Projects are open for public view from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on March 8.

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