Posted: August 15, 2023

The Institute for Sustainable Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Sciences (SAFES) and Environmental Resource Management (ERM) invite first generation college students to a networking event on Monday, October 16, 2023, Robb Hall, Hintz Family Alumni Center.

This event coincides with the inaugural ERM 197 first-gen, first-year engagement seminar being offered in the College of Agricultural Sciences.  It is designed for students who are first in their family to attend college.  The course will explore a variety of topics to help students learn about Penn State and how to set themselves up for success.

Register here by October 6th.


4:30-5:00 p.m. - arrive, network and hors d'oeuvres

5:00-5:30 p.m. - remarks from Dr. Tammy Shannon, Dr. Melissa Johnson and Ms. Denise Poole

5:30-6:00 pm. - network and hors d'oeuvres

This course and event are made possible through the Harbaugh Faculty Scholar award in the College of Agricultural Sciences.