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PA Forward at Penn State University Park

Information about PA Forward Events and Literacy Topics at Penn State University Park

PA Forward Events at Penn State University Park

Fall 2021 programs


Civic and Social Literacy: 

Thursday, October 7, 5:00-6:00 pm

Renters: Know Your Rights (via Zoom)

Thinking about renting an apartment next year? You need to start the leasing process early, and it's important to be aware of your rights as a renter. Join the Libraries and a lawyer to learn more about the rights of renters in Pennsylvania and be prepared to sign your lease for next year.

Financial Literacy: 

Fridays in October (October 1, 8, 15, 22), 11:30 am - 12:30 pm 

Financial Fridays Book Club (via Zoom)

Be an informed consumer! Join the University Libraries as we discuss The 30 Day Money Cleanse, available as a free ebook for PSU students here: 30 Day Money Cleanse. You do not need to attend all sessions to participate, but students who complete all four weeks will win a prize. 

Week 1 (October 1): money journaling and expense lists

Week 2 (October 8): happiness allocations and the language of money

Week 3 (October 15): values-based spending and opportunity costs

Week 4 (October 22): building your financial dream team and limiting financial toxicity