Events for Wed, Oct 23, 2013
Senior Salute Day
10:00 am - 3:00 pm | Penn State Bookstore
Senior Salute Day set for Wednesday, October 23
Penn State Altoona will host Senior Salute Day on Wednesday, October 23, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Penn State Bookstore on the Penn State Altoona campus.
All students graduating in December 2013 are welcome to stop by and speak with representatives from Student Aid, Career Services, University Relations, and Alumni Relations to get information about loan repayment, becoming an active alum, job searching needs, RSVP your commencement attendance, and more.
Representatives from Jostens will be there to accept orders for graduation items, gifts, and apparel.
Entrepreneur In Residence Program
1:00 - 5:05 pm | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence 107
Entrepreneur in Residence program featuring Steve Sheetz now accepting registrations
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 downtown Altoona.
Steve Sheetz, Chairman of the Board of Sheetz, Inc., will answer student’s questions and offer advice on their ventures and entrepreneurial career goals.
Students may register at www.altoona.psu.edu/sheetz/eir.php for a 20-minute appointment with Sheetz.
The Entrepreneur In Residence program provides students with opportunities to expand their network and get immediate feedback. A different highly-accomplished entrepreneur comes to campus once a month during the academic year. The visiting entrepreneurs come from diverse fields and are chosen based on their success starting and managing successful enterprises.
Men's Soccer at Franciscan University
2:00 pm | Steubenville, OH
Women's Soccer at Franciscan University
4:00 pm | Steubenville, OH
International Tea Hour
4:00 - 5:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge
Join us for the October International Tea Hour from 4-5pm in the Fireside Lounge. We will be joined by Joe, the tea merchant, while enjoying tea from around the world. Joe will teach us about the ins and outs of different types of teas. Refreshments will be provided as well as prizes to the lucky winners!
More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/oied
QuickBooks Intermediate 2 - Free Community Workshop
6:00 - 8:00 pm | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence
Free community workshops in Quickbooks offered in October
Penn State Altoona is offering three free community workshops on Quickbooks. Participants can select one or all of the workshops to attend. Email Judy Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 814-940-3400 to register. The workshops will be held at The Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence, 1309 11th Avenue, in downtown Altoona.
QuickBooks Basics - October 2, 2013, 6 – 8 p.m.
Introduction to QuickBooks
Setting up a new company
Invoices and sales tax
Managing customers and vendors
Check writing and banking
QuickBooks Intermediate 1 and 2
(Must have attended QuickBooks Basics or already be working in the QuickBooks program. These two seminars will have you working hands-on with QuickBooks. Please bring your own laptop. You can either work from the QuickBooks program you are already using or you can download the free trial version.)
Intermediate Session 1 - October 16, 2013, 6 – 8 p.m.
Intermediate Session 2 - October 23, 2013, 6 – 8 p.m. - Working Session, Q and A
Q and A
Women's Volleyball at Franciscan University
7:30 pm | Steubenville, OH
Homecoming: Non-alcoholic Mix Off and Glow Dance Party
9:00 pm | Slep Student Center
More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/homecoming