Events for Tue, Sep 30, 2014
Final Exam Conflict Filing Period
Stop by the Registrar's Office in E130 Smith to pick up the appropriate form.
75th Anniversary Photo
12:15 pm | Intramural Field
Join us in making a huge 75 in our 75th Anniversary photo!
Michael Sims, book reading
4:30 - 5:30 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge
Michael Sims to present book reading Sept. 30
Penn State Altoona will present a book reading by Michael Sims on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. in the Fireside Lounge of the Slep Student Center. Sims will read from his book The Adventures of Henry Thoreau.
Sims’s several nonfiction books include The Story of Charlotte's Web, which the Washington Post and Boston Globe chose as one of the best books of 2011; Adam's Navel: A Natural and Cultural History of the Human Form, which was a New York Times Notable Book; and a Library Journal, which was a Best Science Book; Apollo’s Fire: A Day on Earth in Nature and Imagination; and In the Womb: Animals, a companion to the National Geographic Channel series. He created and edits the Connoisseur’s Collection Victorian anthology series for Bloomsbury, which includes Dracula's Guest, The Dead Witness, and The Phantom Coach. He has also edited The Annotated Archy and Mehitabel, The Penguin Book of Gaslight Crime, and other volumes.
The reading is sponsored by Penn State Altoona's Letters, Arts, and Sciences degree program. This even it free and open to the public.
Women's Soccer vs. Washington & Jefferson College
7:30 pm | Spring Run Stadium