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Discovery Space in the News

February 28, 2017

Discovery Space names new interim director


February 2, 2017

Central PA Live visits Discovery Space


November 29, 2016

Bellefonte girls enjoy exploring plant biology


November 27, 2016

Students engineer new exhibits for Discovery Space


October 30, 2016

Discovery Space scares up some science


October 13, 2016

Night to Discover fundraiser held at country club


October 12, 2016

Research project brings STEM education to rural families


July 28, 2016

Rock ‘n’ Weather at Discovery Space


March 13, 2016

Discovery Space participates in SpikesFest


February 1, 2016

Afterschool learning and fun


January 2, 2016

Make-uary event at Discovery Space


August 30, 2015

Maker Week activities


June 30, 2015

Discovery Space camp shows girls the ins and outs of science.


February 2, 2015

State College Borough considering Discovery Space’s proposal to occupy the former Verizon building.


December 28, 2014

Visitors to Discovery Space enjoy ‘Make-uary‘!


December 12, 2014

Centre County Report video outlines how Discovery Space impacts young lives.


December 4, 2014

Discovery Space extends science learning past the school bell with afterschool science programs!


September 19, 2014

Allayn Beck named as Discovery Space Executive Director!


July 24, 2014

Penn State students use Origami to introduce engineering concepts to girls during Discovery Space’s “Exciting Endeavors” camp.


July 20, 2014

We are very thankful to Rotary Club of State College Downtown for their continued support of Discovery Space!


July 18, 2014

Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania, Inc. shows its support for science education in Pennsylvania by partnering with Discovery Space, and launches this effort with a generous contribution in support of STEM initiatives.


July 6, 2014:

Check it out! Centre Daily Times and StateCollege.com articles describe Discovery Space activities which were a big hit at the inaugural Ice Cream Festival in State College, which was sponsored by the Rotary Club of State College.


June 27, 2014

A list of local summer educational fun includes Discovery Space in this article by Tracy M. Dooms, Town & Gown contributor.


May, 2014:

Linda Bailey, Allayn Beck and Suzanne Kerlin AAUW AwardLinda Bailey and Allayn Beck were on hand at the AAUW State College Branch’s spring banquet to accept the ‘Gateway to Equity’ award, presented by Suzanne Kerlin, AAUW Awards Committee Chair. Discovery Space is honored to be this year’s recipient of this award, given to honor individuals, groups or organizations that have shown, by action and philosophy, that they advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy or research.


March 19, 2014:

Discovery Space gets a nice mention in Movoto’s “20 Things You Need to Know About State College Before You Move There“! See #3!


February 28, 2014

Wonderful Centre Foundation blog post Discovery Space earned by winning their Facebook contest.


February 24, 2014:

Penn State’s EcoCAR2 team came to help celebrate National Engineers Week!


February 17, 2014:

Great Penn State NEWS feature about Discovery Space.


February 2014:

Mount Nittany Health sponsorship of Discovery Space and ‘Eat Well, Play Well’ exhibit featured in the Community Section of Mount Nittany Health Insights magazine.


August 1, 2013:

Centre Daily Times feature on the ‘Design It, Build It, Use It: Discover Origami and Engineering’ program which Penn State students helped to facilitate.


July 09, 2013

From Penn State IT Communications “Current”: Local museum is giving kids an early dose of information technology