Student organization continues commitment to environment through lake cleanup

April 28, 2017

Eleven members of Penn State’s Positive Energy student group cleaned up several acres of Canonsburg Lake in southwestern Pennsylvania, in a partnership with the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission and the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Cares program.

Positive Energy, a student group that’s part of the University’s student chapter of SPE, organizes community service events aimed at giving back to the environment.

The group chose the lake because of its rich ecosystem and wildlife. Once they arrived at the lake and distributed trash bags, the students spent the day combing through the woods and shorelines of the 76-acre lake to bag and remove litter. <Read the full article on Penn State News>