Chemical engineering student rides with Jeff Gordon


Chemical engineering student, Olga Vinogradova, was invited to participate in the press during NASCAR ledged Jeff Gordon's recent visit to campus on April 14. Gordon was joined by sponsor, Axalta Coating Systems who announced their partnership with Penn State for the 2015 season.

Vinogradova also had the opporutnity to ride through campus with Gordon during the unveiling of the #24 Penn State painted car.

Students in engineering, business, and communications will have an additional opportunity to learn about careers in racing when a select group travels to the Pocono Raceway to join Axalta.

See all of the photos from Jeff Gordon's visit to campus!

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Penn State Car

Axalta Coating Systems unveiled the #24 Penn State painted car during their visit to campus with Gordon on April 14



The Penn State Department of Chemical Engineering, established in 1948, is recognized as one of the largest and most influential chemical engineering departments in the nation.

The department is built upon the fundamentals of academic integrity, innovation in research, and commitment to the advancement of industry.

Department of Chemical Engineering

119 Greenberg Complex

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2574