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The Penn State Berks Blue & White is published three times a year by the Office of University Relations.
Editor Lisa R. Weidman Art Director Nathan C. Moore Photography Theo Anderson Kopicki Photography Contributing Writers Heather L. Angstadt Jane L. Bauman David C. Delozier Marilyn J. Fox Walter F. Fullam Lara C. Hartman Shawn M. Hinkle Christine E. James Wendy N. Kimock John C. Perate Lisa R. Weidman Send correspondence to: Lisa R. Weidman, Penn State Berks, PO Box 7009, Reading, PA 19610-6009 or e-mail LRW6@psu.edu.
Alumni News College News Academic News
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Berks alumnus Leon Shahabian has made a career of College News producing pro-American documentaries and “reality” TV shows that air on the leading Arab networks. Pictured on the left and cover is the cast of the second season of On the Road in America. (Continued on Academic News page 6.)
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Penn State Berks Offers News DevelopmentMBA
Football Tailgates at the Reading Crowne Plaza Trick-or-Treat Night Outreach News with the Nittany Lion Penn State Berks Night at the Reading Royals
Professor Brings Toothpick City II to Berks County Honors Students Travel to Taiwan to Teach English Outreach News with Fulbright Scholar
5 Student News Berks Alumni Society President’s Letter 6-7 8 9 Alumni Profile: Leon Shahabian Produces TV Shows to News Alumni Improve U.S.–Arab Relations One Million Bones Brings Genocide Awareness to College College News Faculty and Students Work Together To Shape the Future Energy Use AcademicofNews
Student News Renaissance Scholarship Honors Casnoff Gift to Ice Hockey Club Creates Locker Room Sports News
Berks County Chapter of PSAA Receives Alumni News Communication Award Class Notes Ice Cream College News Form
Penn State Berks saved the following resources by using a paper produced with 30% post-consumer fiber. 9 trees preserved for the future. 3,961 gallons of wastewater flow saved. 438lbs of solid waste not generated. 863lbs of net greenhouse gases prevented. 6,604,500 BTUs of enegy not consumed. 27lbs of water-borne waste not created.
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Penn State Berks Blue & White - Fall 2012
Berks Events Calendar
Football Tailgates at the Reading Crowne Plaza Trick-or-Treat Night with the Nittany Lion Penn State Berks Night at the Reading Royals
Berks Alumni Society President's Letter
Alumni Profile: Leon Shahabian Produces TV Shows to Improve U.S. - Arab Relations
One Million Bones Brings Genocide Awareness to College
Faculty and Students Work Together to Shape the Future of Energy Use
Penn State Berks Offers MBA Professor Brings Toothpick City II to Berks County
Honors Students Travel to Taiwan to Teach English with Fulbright Scholar
Renaissance Scholarship Honors Casnoff Gift to Ice Hockey Club Creates Locker Room
Berks County Chapter of PSAA Receives Communication Award Class Notes Ice Cream Form
Penn State Berks Blue & White - Fall 2012