Events for Tue, Oct 7, 2014
Final Exam Conflict Filing Period
Stop by the Registrar's Office in E130 Smith to pick up the appropriate form.
General Education Task Force Meeting with Faculty Senate
11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge
News & Entertainment: Can They Coexist?
12:10 - 1:10 pm | Eve Chapel
Panel discussion with Nancy McKenna- Vice President, TruTV (NYC); Carolyn Donaldson –Anchor, WTAJ-TV; Neil Rudel – Managing Editor, Altoona Mirror; Brian Smithmyer – Emmy Award Winner/Editor,KDKA-TV
General Education Task Force Town Hall Meeting with Faculty and Staff
12:15 - 1:15 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge
Faculty Lecture Series: 1939 and the Road to World War 2
12:15 - 1:00 pm | Hawthorn Building 150
Presented by Dr. Steven Andrews, instructor in history.
Bring a brown bag lunch!
More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/75
Keystone Crossroads Rust or Revival
6:30 - 9:00 pm | Devorris Downtown Center Auditorium (Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)
PA's public radio stations are launching a statewide journalism initiative to explore issues of the state.
This forum is the public's chance to give input on where they work, live, and hang out.
Hard Freight Cafe
7:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study
Poetry reading and Hard Freight Cafe set for Oct. 7
Poet Renée Nicholson will read from her work Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. Nicholson, assistant professor at West Virginia University, is the author of Roundabout Directions to Lincoln Center, a collection of poems. She was the 2011 Emerging Writer-in-Residence at Penn State Altoona. The poetry reading will be followed immediately by Hard Freight Café, an open mic event. Attendees are invited to read or perform their own work or music, or share a favorite piece of poetry or prose.
The event, sponsored by the English program and Hard Freight, Penn State Altoona’s student literary magazine, is free and open to the public.
Students are invited to submit their works to Hard Freight by midnight, Tuesday, October 7. Up to three entries per student in the categories of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, and visual art may be submitted online at http://intranet.altoona.psu.edu/hardfreight.
Women's Volleyball at Pitt-Greensburg
7:00 pm | Greensburg, PA
Minute To Win It
8:00 - 9:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex
Come out to participate in various games as seen on the TV show Minute to Win It! All participants have the opportunity to win a 50" TV!