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  • Spring 2018 Pre-Law Advising Sessions On Jan 19, 2018 Interested in law school and want to learn more?  Pre-Law Advising offers two different sessions, a Pre-Law Orientation Session and an Applying to Law School Session. Please read the descriptions and prerequisites of the two sessions carefully to determine which session is most appropriate for you. Pre-Law Orientation Session (for 1st and 2nd year students):  […]

The Paterno Fellows Program (PFP) is an innovative program offered jointly by the College of the Liberal Arts and the Schreyer Honors College (SHC) that encourages students to challenge themselves academically. The Paterno Fellows experience offers "an education for leadership" in the best tradition of the liberal arts. It molds well-rounded students who are ready for the world and prepares them for citizenship, for lifetime learning, and for the satisfaction derived from an exemplary education.

Students aspiring to become Fellows are challenged to perform to their full potential and offered the support they need to achieve their academic goals. Paterno Fellows distinguish themselves in areas traditionally associated with the liberal arts: ethics, service, and leadership; excellence in communication; and international and intercultural awareness. Students aspiring to the PFP have two years to become Fellows and Schreyer Scholars by meeting specific requirements that are outlined in the Student Handbook. Other students choose to become Paterno Fellows after they have been admitted to the SHC.

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