Working Class: 100 Years of Hands-on Education chronicles the rich, challenging history of Pennsylvania College of Technology and highlights its contribution to the American workforce.
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The Centennial Book Series, honoring Penn College’s 100-year milestone, is available in The College Store.
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Thank you ...
to everyone – students, alumni, faculty, staff, retirees, donors, and friends – who helped to mark the Centennial anniversary in 2014!
The Penn College Scholarship Campaign raised $6.4 million to support student scholarships during the Centennial.
Penn College earned several awards of excellence for its Centennial-themed materials, including: Gold Educational Advertising Award for its Centennial public relations campaign and Bronze Telly Award for outstanding achievement in the Documentary category.
The Centennial 1914-2014 campaign concludes with the installation of a Centennial time capsule, which was set in place in Madigan Library on April 15, 2015, and will be opened in 50 years, at the College's sesquicentennial. [Centennial Time Capsule contents]
Centennial books available online and in print
- Celebrating a Century (2015)
- Working Class: 100 Years of Hands-On Education (2014)
- Marketing with a Mission (2013)
- Legacy of Leaders (2012)
- Were You There: The Evolution of a College Campus (2010)
Watch the documentary
A documentary film produced in partnership with WVIA Public Media – Working Class: 100 Years of Hands-On Education – is appearing now on WVIA-TV, PCN, and WPSU. The show is available for other public television stations; ask your PBS station programmer to contact WVIA about broadcasting the film in your region.