Events for Thu, Oct 30, 2014
New Generation Bollywood Dancers
11:30 am - 12:30 pm | Slep Student Center Pondview
New Generation Bollywood Dance Company features internationally renowned, Sonalee Vyas. Specializing in traditional & contemporary East Indian "Bollywood" dance styles, Sonalee's New Generation Dance Company has become one of the most requested campus attractions in the mid-Atlantic region.
As a headline attraction at major festivals throughout the world, Sonalee's New Generation Bollywood Dance Company has earned an international reputation for their creative mix of technique, energy and emotion. Using East Indian Music & Dance as a vehicle for cultural expression, Sonalee enjoys entertaining and educating audiences who want to learn more about Indian culture, customs and traditions.
Faculty Colloquium: Sarah Shear
12:00 noon - 1:15 pm | Misciagna Center 101-103
Faculty Colloquium featuring Sarah Shear set for Oct. 30
Penn State Altoona's Division of Education, Human Development, and Social Sciences will present a faculty colloquium on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from noon - 1:30 p.m. in rooms 101-103 of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. Sarah Shear, assistant professor of social studies education, will present "Hegemony (Un)bound: (Re)presentations of Indigenous peoples in K-12 U.S. history standards." All Penn State Altoona faculty and staff are invited to attend. Lunch will be provided.
This is Your Brain on Internet: a panel discussion on media technology and society
12:15 - 1:00 pm | Eve Chapel
Featuring Kevin Moist, Cameron Conaway, Amir Marvasti, Karen McKinney, and Jeff Knapp.
Operation Safe Trick or Treat
6:00 - 8:00 pm | Intramural Fields
Penn State Altoona to host Operation Safe Trick or Treat Oct. 30
ALTOONA — Penn State Altoona will hold its annual Operation Safe Trick or Treat program from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, October 30 on the Intramural Fields. Maple Hall will be transformed into a haunted house for those who dare to enter!
Operation Safe Trick or Treat is designed for children under 13. It allows students and the community to interact and celebrate Halloween in a fun, safe environment. Participants are asked to bring a box of cereal for the St. Vincent DePaul-Assumption Chapel Food Pantry. Minors should be accompanied by an adult.
Operation Safe Trick or Treat is sponsored by the Student Life Office and the Student Government Association.