Hemp construction revealed at Alvernia College's EcoHouse

Hemp construction revealed at Alvernia College's EcoHouse

KENHORST, Pa. — Alvernia College and architect-led firm Coexist Construct have been collaborating on a undertaking that’s being referred to as a prototype for the longer term, a construction made out of hemp-based constructing supplies. “We consider that this can revolutionize the best way we construct right here and the best way it impacts folks’s well…

Alvernia college students maintain "Friendship Stroll" supporting inclusion for autistic individuals

Alvernia college students maintain "Friendship Stroll" supporting inclusion for autistic individuals

READING, Pa. – A gaggle of school college students at Alvernia College want to elevate consciousness and promote inclusion for these with autism, and different neurodivergent individuals.   The inaugural “Friendship Stroll” happened on Saturday morning, together with different occasions in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. The occasion was organized by the brand new chapter of Finest…

Music, arts come collectively at Alvernia College to lift cash for Ukraine

Music, arts come collectively at Alvernia College to lift cash for Ukraine

READING, Pa. – The continuing photos of a war-torn Ukraine proceed to influence folks proper right here in Berks County.  “We can’t enable this to occur,” mentioned artist and occasion organizer Lucille DiGiamberardino. “That is struggle crimes.” The state of affairs delivered to thoughts a message from her mom.  “She was like, ‘Lucille, you could have a accountability,’”…

Alvernia College college students internet hosting occasions in April to advertise organ donation

Alvernia College college students internet hosting occasions in April to advertise organ donation

READING, Pa. – Alvernia College is becoming a member of forces with Reward of Life to assist educate the group about organ donation.  In response to a press launch from the college, college students from two Alvernia College programs will maintain occasions this month that target organ donation.  The programs are COM 240: Public Relations and COM 220:…

Metropolis of Studying broadcasts pedestrian restrictions throughout constructing repairs

Metropolis of Studying broadcasts pedestrian restrictions throughout constructing repairs

READING, Pa. | The Metropolis of Studying has introduced some restrictions for pedestrians within the Collegetowne campus, whereas crews do repairs on a constructing within the space. Studying’s Mayor Eddie Moran stated in a launch crews will probably be engaged on a property within the 400 block of Penn Avenue. Momentary fencing has been put in out of an…