Students invited to March 30 forum with President Barron

President Eric Barron hosted a student town hall forum at the Hintz Alumni Center on Nov. 10. Penn State students were welcome to attend, and the event was live-streamed by WPSU so students at Commonwealth Campuses and World Campus could also participate. Credit: Patrick Mansell / Penn StateCreative Commons

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Have a tuition or other University-related spending question for Penn State President Eric Barron? Penn State students are invited to participate in “President’s Forum on the Penn State Budget” from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Monday, March 30, in Robb Hall in the Hintz Alumni Center.

The forum will begin with a few remarks from Present Barron, and then the conversation will be opened up to students to ask questions. College of Communications lecturer Katie O’Toole will moderate the event. The discussion theme for the forum will focus on the structure of the University budget and how it is developed.

The forum, sponsored by the University Park Undergraduate Association (UPUA), the Council of Commonwealth Student Governments (CCSG) and the Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA), will be live-streamed to Commonwealth Campus and World Campus students at

President Barron held a similar forum for students last semester, where he spoke about student engagement, student access and affordability, and economic development and student career success.

For more information, contact UPUA President Anand Ganjam at

Last Updated March 26, 2015