Posted: November 9, 2021

Watch the recording from our conversation with Eric Ewell about the community engagement work of the PSU Mon Valley LaunchBox.

Session Description

The conversation with Eric Ewell focused on how the Mon Valley LaunchBox takes a grassroots approach to work with the current and future entrepreneurs in the McKeesport, PA area to advance their vision and create a platform for their product or service to grow. Learn more about the Mon Valley LaunchBox.

Storyteller Bio

Eric Ewell is the Director of Continuing Education and the Coordinator of the Penn State - McKeesport Community Center at Penn State Greater Allegheny.

About the Series

Stories from the Field is a conversation series on community engagement and applied research. The series is designed to bring academics and practitioners together for informal discussions about the challenges and opportunities of doing work with communities, businesses, and the public sector. Stories from the Field is hosted by Penn State's Center for Economic and Community Development, an applied research center dedicated to strengthening local and regional development in Pennsylvania and beyond.