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Behrend alumna specializes in OCD research

By Steve Orbanek
Marketing Communications Specialist, Penn State Behrend

Jessica Schubert has heard it all too many times.

“I’m so OCD.” “Oh, that’s my OCD acting up.” They’re the explanations many people offer to explain their little quirks. 544 more words

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A Night in the Chadian Rainforest

– Michael Varga, RPCV, Chad

Editor’s Note:

This is an excerpt from Under Chad’s Spell, a novel by Michael Varga, based on his experience as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Chad. 1,345 more words

Countries Of Service

Alumni Update with Karen

Here at Marywood, you are required to take 2-D Design and 3-D Design as a part of your Foundation Year coursework. For those that work in a primarily 2-dimensional space, such as graphic designers and photographers, switching to 3-D is tougher than it looks. 437 more words

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Career Roundtable educates School of Science students on available opportunities

By Steve Orbanek
Marketing Communications Specialist, Penn State Behrend

For a biology or chemistry graduate, there’s no shortage of opportunities. Environmental consultant, genetic counselor — even a quality control technician for a brewery. 475 more words

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Alumnus, MIS Professional earns Maryland State Guard Association’s Soldier of the Year Award

By Heather Cass
Publications & Design Coordinator, Penn State Behrend

Jeremy O’Mard ’13 was just ten years old when the planes flew into the twin towers in his hometown of New York City on 9/11. 652 more words

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Alumni Update with Nicole

I know that when many people hear the words “art history” they tend to roll their eyes or panic. I’ll admit that in high school, I didn’t find art history all that exciting, and I could care less about the differences between a Cimabue and Giotto painting. 733 more words

Where Creativity Works

THON proposal reflects couple's commitment

By Steve Orbanek
Marketing Communications Specialist, Penn State Behrend

It was hour 32 of THON, and Taylor Hennon ’13 had hit the wall.

She was exhausted and sleepy. 589 more words

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