I proudly served as Penn State's Homecoming Honorary Grand Marshal for 2018. These pictures reflect activities that happened over 3 days of Penn State's homecoming 2018: Thursday Dinner at the Hintz Family Alumni Center, Friday Ice Cream Social at the Hintz Family Alumni Center, Homecoming parade, Saturday President's Tailgate at the Penn Stater, and Game.
Dr. Tim Simpson, Paul Morrow Professor in Engineering Design and Manufacturing at Penn State, donates funds to Mr. Troy Alesi, to purchase a Form labs resin SLA 3D printer, for the Technology Education program. Funds will match a grant, which Mr. Alesi has received through the SCASD Educational Foundation STEM grant program.New for 2019New for 2019New for Winter 2018I am fortunate to have received the Technology & Engineering Education Association of Pennsylvania (TEEAP) High School Teacher of the Year Award, and a Teacher Excellence Award, from the International Technology Engineering Education Association (ITEEA) 2014.I have been a Technology Education/STEM teacher, at the State College Area High School, since September 1993. I am graduate of Millersville University (Magna Cum Laude), with a Bachelor of Science degree in Technology Education. My wife and I have a daughter, whom I had in 3 classes with me, and is currently a freshman at Penn State. Over the years I have been involved with teaching courses for the Community Education program, middle school summer camps, PDE graduate classes, for teachers, through the Local IU No.10, and I am a ASM Master Teacher. These classes have been in the areas of visual communications, STEM, and multimedia. At State High, I have taught Drafting and Design, Applied Materials, Video/Film Technology, and I am currently teaching Computer Engineering Graphics and Design, and Coding and Game Development.
Currently we are working with the CIMP-3D lab at ARL, to develop curriculum connections with our Additive Manufacturing Units, tied to engineering fields at PSU.(http://www.arl.psu.edu/mm_lp_cimp3d.php)