Check out the latest news from the Digital Foundry at New Kensington.
$1.1M NSF grant to fund statewide cyberinfrastructure project
Penn State researchers will lead the efforts to bring cyberinfrastructure-based resources and services to under-resourced institutions of higher education in Pennsylvania
Our Region's Business - Penn State New Kensington
Thank you to Bill Flanagan and Allegheny Conference on Community Development's "Our Region's Business" for coming back to New Kensington to see all the progress our local area is driving and how PSNK continues its commitment to being an active partner in economic development, revitalization and our community through the campus, The Corner and Digital Foundry at New Kensington.
New Kensington Digital Foundry receives Pa. grant to kick off Manufacturing Week
“DCED was the first agency to provide grant funding for our workforce training programs, and we are thrilled that they are continuing to support our goals here in southwestern Pennsylvania,” said Kevin Snider, chancellor of Penn State New Kensington.
Penn State New Kensington’s Digital Foundry of Southwestern PA Makerspace Project Awarded $1.5 Million by ARM Institute
The ARM Institute announced the $1.5 million award to the Digital Foundry as part of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Region’s “New Economy Collaborative."
New Kensington-Arnold elementary students create robot pets, learn coding at Digital Foundry
New Kensington-Arnold elementary students turned cardboard boxes into robotic animals over the course of an eight-week program at the Digital Foundry.
Digital Foundry at New Kensington announces three new Tech Partners
ARIN Technologies, KCF Technologies and TRAK Machine Tools – Southwestern Industries Inc. add to partner roster now totaling nine
Students learn of manufacturing opportunities at New Kensington's Digital Foundry
Since opening, the facility on Fifth Avenue in downtown New Kensington has hosted several camps in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM; workforce training programs; and technology demonstrations.
Digital Foundry at New Kensington celebrates grand opening
Penn State New Kensington, Economic Growth Connection and partners showcase new facility and initiative goals
New Kensington Digital Foundry, in the works for years, to become reality next month
Penn State New Kensington and Economic Growth Connection of Westmoreland will celebrate the completion of the new Digital Foundry at New Kensington in June
New Kensington Digital Foundry named a Smart Manufacturing Innovation Center
Location becomes one of seven such centers through the Department of Energy
Registration open for manufacturing and digital fundamentals certificate program
14-week workforce preparation course begins March 2022 to aid industry skills gap
Penn State awarded $1.5 million federal workforce opportunities grant
New Kensington campus, Digital Foundry to lead project targeting Southwestern Pennsylvania region
New Kensington awarded $25,000 from Arconic Foundation
Funding to help create high school STEM program for underrepresented students
Digital Foundry hosts inaugural Industry Leader Tech Showcase
Newest Foundry Tech Partner, Canary Labs, also announced at event
Nearly $200,000 awarded to support New Kensington’s Digital Foundry
Funding from governor's Manufacturing Training-to-Career program to support development of facility
Digital Foundry announces founding technology partners
ACD, Banner Engineering, Ectobox, Premier Automation and Siemens partnering with new lab
Digital Foundry holds virtual groundbreaking
Penn State New Kensington, Westmoreland County and partners reveal plans for digital innovation lab and inaugural director