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Global Entrepreneurship Week Penn State celebrates the Community of Entrepreneurship. Penn State and the communities surrounding the campuses that are emerging as a vibrant collective of independent thinkers who work together to get important things done. This is the vision of community enabling a better world through collective effort.

At University Park each day has a theme: Go Freelance!, Social Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship Innovation, Entrepreneurial Women, Start-Up Shake-Up.  Keynotes are from noon-1:00 (except Wednesday) and master classes follow the keynotes. Perspective Panels, 3-5 experienced entrepreneurs talk about their successes and failures, are held from 3:00-4:00. From 4:30 to 6:30 every day you will find workshops.  New Leaf Initiative  sponsors networking opportunities every day from 6:30-8:00 followed by Flavor Flights, sponsored by the CBICC, every evening from 8:00-9:30.

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Monday, November 14 • 8:00am - 9:15am
Berks--Sustainable Shale Gas Development–Lessons from North America and around the Globe

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Thomas Murphy, director of Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research (MCOR), Penn State Cooperative Extension, will present via Pictel to students enrolled in the STAT 250 course. MCOR is Penn State's education and research initiative on unconventional gas plays. It serves state agencies, elected and appointed officials, communities, landowners, industry, environmental groups, and other stakeholders. The Center is committed to expanding research capabilities on technical aspects of developing this resource and to providing science-based programming while protecting the state’s water resources, forests, and transportation infrastructure. This presentation will be hosted by Ryan Hassler, Instructor of Mathematics at Penn State Berks.

Restricted to enrolled students in STAT 250.

For more information on these projects or the CEED Center, contact Dr. Sadan Kulturel-Konak at 610-396-6137 or via email at sadan@psu.edu.


Ryan Hassler

Instructor, Mathematics, Penn State Berks


Thomas Murphy

Director, Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research (MCOR) Penn State Cooperative Extension
Tom Murphy, director of Penn State's Marcellus Center of Outreach and Research (MCOR), has 30 years of experience working with public officials, researchers, industry, government agencies, and landowners during his tenure with the Outreach branch of the University. His work has centered... Read More →

Monday November 14, 2016 8:00am - 9:15am EST
Luerssen 002 Penn State Berks
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