December 7, 2007

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


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, 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 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

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!