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Winner of Student Trading Club Competition Receives $500 Award

4.10.14 Nikolay Ovchinnikov, a first-year student from Krasnoyarsk, Russia, is the winner of the 2014 spring semester Penn State Altoona Trading Club competition. Ovchinnikov, who plans to major in finance, ...

Third Class of Sheetz Fellows Inducted at Penn State Altoona

2.27.14 Encouraged by Sheetz Fellows program founder Stephen G. Sheetz to seek a professional pathway in business with “a higher purpose”, twelve Penn State Altoona students celebrated their formal induct... View Photos

Alumni Society Winter Plunge Raises Nearly $50,000 to Support THON, Scholarships

1.29.14 Buoyed by the spirit of philanthropy, more than one hundred Penn State Altoona students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends braved a water temperature hovering around freezing and an air temperature ... View Photos

Business Case Competition announces winners

11.12.13 The 2013 Penn State Altoona Business Case Competition, sponsored by the McLanahan Corporation, was held November 7 - 9. Through participation in the competition, students engage in a problem-solving e...

State College Couple Creates Trustee Scholarship at Penn State Altoona

10.15.13 David A. and Sandra Gutshall Kline of State College, Pennsylvania, have made a gift commitment to Penn State Altoona to create the Sandra Gutshall Kline Trustee Scholarship. In recognition of the gift...

Entrepreneur in Residence program featuring Steve Sheetz now accepting registrations

9.27.13 Registration is now open for the next Penn State Altoona Entrepreneur In Residence program of the academic year from 1 - 5:05 p.m. Oct. 23 in the Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence in downto...

Alumni Society Creates Trustee Scholarship at Penn State Altoona

7.23.13 The Penn State Altoona Alumni Society has made a $60,000 commitment to create a Trustee Scholarship at Penn State Altoona. In recognition of the gift, the Alumni Society will be inducted this fall int...

Endowment created for Penn State Altoona’s Sense-ational Endeavors camp

6.26.13 Penn State Altoona has received a gift from Philip S. and Amy Coleman Perchy, of Altoona, that will create the first endowed enhancement fund for the campus’ Sense-ational Endeavors camp. The gift w...

N.E.W. gift to Penn State Altoona funds Camp Nittany and sports camps scholarships

6.7.13 N.E.W. Customer Service Companies, Inc. has presented a $1,500 gift to Penn State Altoona to fund scholarships for area youth attending the campus’ summer sports camps and Camp Nittany....

Penn State Altoona hosts Ina Garten for Speaker Series

6.6.13 Ina Garten, the celebrated specialty food store maven and bestselling cookbook author, will be at the Blair County Convention Center November 6, 2013, at 7:30 p.m., at part of Penn State Altoona’s S...


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