Monday Jul 21
10 Questions With New Student Trustee Allie Goldstein
Allie Goldstein, a soon-to-be third year doctoral student studying higher eduction here, was selected to become the new student trustee by the governor's office in June and confirmed for the role in July.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Penn State raises tuition by 3 percent
Even as Pennsylvania State University's board of trustees voted Friday to raise tuition by nearly 3 percent on its main campus, new president Eric Barron announced plans to focus on reining in soaring student debt.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Board of Trustees Approve Tuition, Budget, Officers, Emeritus Trustees
The Board of Trustees met at Penn State Schuylkill today, where it approved a tuition increase, operating budget, new officers, and emeriti trustees .
Newly Elected Trustee Proposes Board 'Finish' Investigation Freeh Started
A newly elected Penn State trustee wants the full board to "finish" the investigation the Louis Freeh firm conducted regarding how the university handled the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal.
Barron Makes Recommendations to Improve Graduation Rate for Students with Lower Incomes
Eric Barron addressed the Penn State Board of Trustees for the first time as president of Penn State focusing on the issue of education access and affordability.
Schuylkill chancellor chronicles campus' history, impact on the community
Kelly M. Austin, chancellor of Penn State Schuylkill, had the opportunity to address the University Board of Trustees today as part of the board's regular summer meeting.
Faculty, Student and Alumni Groups Make Case for Permanent Spot on Penn State Trustees Board
Representatives of faculty, student and alumni groups spoke before a Penn State Board of Trustees committee Thursday arguing each group should have permanent positions on the board.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Governance Committee Discusses Board of Trustees Restructuring
Among the most hotly debated issues in the Board of Trustees over the last year has been governance structure and potential changes in the makeup of the 30-member board.
Board of Trustees Committee Recommends 2.73 Percent Tuition Increase
A Board of Trustees committee unanimously recommended an aggregate 2.73 percent tuition increase, including a 2.99 percent raise for in-state University Park students, at its meeting in Penn State Schuylkill today.
Penn State Expected to Spend Millions on University Park Airport and Lasch Football Building
The Penn State Board of Trustees finance committee has recommended the full board approve $5.6 million in upgrades to University Park Airport and $2 million in renovations to the Lasch Football Building.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Board of Trustees meeting to be streamed live online
The Penn State Board of Trustees will hold its regular bi-monthly meeting on Friday, July 11, in the 201 Conference Room of the Health and Wellness Building on the Penn State Schuylkill campus.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
State Senate approves Penn State student trustee nomination
The state Senate approved the nomination of the woman who will serve as the next student trustee on the Penn State board.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Goldstein confirmed as student trustee
Allie Goldstein, a second-year doctoral candidate studying higher education, is the next governor-appointed student member of the Board of Trustees.