December 7, 2007

The First Ten Years: A Memory Blog for Penn State Delaware County (now Brandywine!) 1967-77

***NEWS BULLETINS AT THE END OF MARCH***

OUR BOOK is in press and will be available by April 17! _The First Ten Years: Conversations about Penn State Delaware County, 1967-77_ will make its debut at EURECA, the campus undergraduate research fair, from 4-6:00 and 8-8:45 PM on April 17 in the Gym. Please join us, buy a copy for $12, get your book signed at our author party. RSVPs are appreciated to pbc2@psu.edu, but last-minute guests also welcome. Watch this space for the various additional ways you can buy a copy of the book.

OTHER EVENTS from the final days of Penn State Brandywine's Fortieth Anniversary celebration will also connect with the book:

•Faculty Forum: Phyllis Cole,"40 Years Ago at Penn State Delaware County: The
Founding in Turbulent Times," April 1 (Tues.), 11:30 to 1:00 in Vairo Library Lounge.

•40th Anniversary Athletics Banquet: April 13 (Sun.), 1:00-3:00 in the Gym. Tickets
cost $25/person and could be reserved through Risa Pitman at rlp29@psu.edu. Former
Philadelphia Eagle Vince Papale will be guest speaker; we may also offer readings of
sports memories from the book.

•The Gala, "An Evening Celebrating 40 Years," May 10 (Sat.), 6:30-10:30 at the
Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square. Tickets cost $125/person or $200/couple.
Books will be available, alumni achievement awards presented, and forty custom-
decorated Nittany Lions available by auction. For more information, contact Risa
Pitman at rlp29@psu.edu.

MEANWHILE THIS BLOG LIVES ON! Click on any of the topics to the right, then on "Comments" to get a space for recording your memories of Penn State Delaware County (now Brandywine) 1967-77. AND THANKS to the many who have already contributed!