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February 2016

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AMCC Men's and Women's Swimming Championships

10:00 am | Grove City College - Grove City, PA

Men's Volleyball vs. Wilson College and Lancaster Bible College

1:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Valentine's Day

Men's Basketball at D'Youville College

2:00 pm | Buffalo, NY

African American Read-In Community Dinner Program

2:30 - 5:00 pm | Port Sky Cafe

A community dinner program offered as part of the 2016 African American Read-In. The event is open to the campus and surrounding communities. The event is free, but advance reservations required. Appropriate for all ages. Email cab11@psu.edu or call 814-949-5280 to reserve seats.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/aareadin/event_dinner.php

Women's Basketball at D'Youville College

4:00 pm | Buffalo, NY

Final Exam Conflict Filing Period

Ends 3/4/16

Pick up the appropriate form in the Registrar's Office.

President's Day

African American Read-In Monday Marathon

9:00 am - 5:30 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

Come celebrate African American literature and literacy. Diverse performances, presentations, and refreshments throughout the day. Listen and enjoy, or volunteer to participate. Contact RLR28@psu.edu to schedule a 5 minute reading slot. For more information see http://www.altoona.psu.edu/aareadin/events.php

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/aareadin/events.php

Keynote Presentation, African American Read-In

12:00 noon - 1:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

Brooklyn landscape architect Elizabeth Kennedy will present "Decisive Moments: Finding the Thresholds of African American Place"

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/aareadin/docs/2016_KENNEDY.pdf

Poetry Reading: Evie Shockley

5:30 - 6:30 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

Evie Shockley, Featured Author for the 2016 African American Read-In, will be giving a poetry reading and book signing. Free and open to the public.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/aareadin/docs/2016_SHOCKLEY.pdf

Chancellor and Dean's Ping Pong Challenge benefiting THON

12:00 noon - 2:00 pm | Slep Student Center

Schreyer Representative Presentation

12:15 - 1:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

>> more info

Handling Hard to Handle People

9:00 - 11:30 am | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence 201

>> more info

Assessment Workshop: Advanced

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Misciagna Center 101-102

>> more info

Men's Volleyball vs. Stevenson University and Lancaster Bible College

5:00 pm | Lancaster Bible College - Lancaster, PA

Reggie Wayne Morris Blues Band

5:00 - 6:15 pm | Port Sky Cafe Creekside Room

>> more info

"When Teaching IS Research: Undergraduate Research with Rowland" with Dr. Nicholas Rowland

12:10 - 1:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

>> more info

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Baseball at the University of Mary Washington

12:00 pm | Fredericksburg, VA

Men's Basketball vs. Hilbert College

1:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Women's Basketball vs. Hilbert College

3:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's Volleyball vs. SUNY Polytechnic

6:00 pm | Keuka College - Keuka Park, NY

Men's Volleyball vs. Keuka College and Wells College

12:00 pm | Keuka College - Keuka Park, NY

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Hawthorn Building 141

Winter's Tales

4:00 - 5:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

>> more info

Men's Tennis at Pitt-Bradford

2:00 pm | Bradford, PA

Men's Volleyball vs. Marymount University and Eastern Mennonite University

3:00 pm | Eastern Mennonite University - Harrisonburg, VA

Men's Tennis at D'Youville College

12:00 pm | Buffalo, NY

PBR Dance Recital

12:00 noon - 8:00 pm | Misciagna Center
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Baseball at Shenandoah University

1:00 pm | Winchester, VA

Creating Inclusive Courses: Not Your Typical Diversity Workshop

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Misciagna Center 101-102

>> more info

Creating Inclusive Courses: Not Your Typical Diversity Workshop

1:00 - 3:00 pm | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence 201

>> more info

March 2016

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Hard Freight Submission Deadline

>> more info

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair Submission Deadline

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/urf/

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

12:15 - 1:05 pm | Hawthorn Building 132

Hard Freight Cafe

7:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

Shaashawn 'The Voyce' Dial-Snowden

7:00 - 8:00 pm | Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

>> more info

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Nothing Queer About It

7:30 - 9:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

>> more info

Men's Volleyball vs. Medaille College

4:00 pm | Wilson College - Chambersburg, PA

Men's Volleyball vs. D'Youville College and Hilbert College

9:00 am | Wilson College - Chambersburg, PA

Baseball vs. SUNY Polytechnic

12:00 pm | Lake Myrtle Park, Field #7 - Auburndale, FL

Baseball vs. Clark University

12:30 pm | Pat Thomas Stadium - Leesburg, FL

Spring Break - No Classes

Ends 3/12/16

Softball vs. New Jersey City University and the College of Saint Elizabeth

9:30 am | Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic - Myrtle Beach, SC

Baseball vs. Cazenovia College

9:00 am | Chain of Lakes Park, Field #3 - Winter Haven, FL

Softball vs. Regis College and Penn State Abington

9:30 am | Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic - Myrtle Beach, SC

Softball vs. Gettysburg College and Eastern Mennonite University

3:30 pm | Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic - Myrtle Beach, SC

South Central Ornamental & Turf Conference

6:30 am - 4:00 pm | Misciagna Center
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Baseball vs. Marymount University

9:00 am | Lake Myrtle Park, Main Field - Auburndale, FL

Softball vs. Emory & Henry College and Hunter College

9:30 am | Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic - Myrtle Beach, SC

Appalachia IU8 Computer Fair

7:30 am - 2:00 pm | Misciagna Center Multiple
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Softball vs. Hunter College and Chatham University

9:30 am | Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic - Myrtle Beach, SC

Baseball vs. Wentworth Institute of Technology

1:00 pm | Chain of Lakes Park, Field #1 - Winter Haven, FL

Baseball vs. Wittenberg University

9:00 am | Chain of Lakes Park, Field #5 - Winter Haven, FL

Men's Volleyball vs. Lancaster Bible College and Wilson College

1:00 pm | Lancaster Bible College - Lancaster, PA

Safe Space: Sexual Orientation and Gender Talk

6:00 - 7:00 pm | Misciagna Center 101-103

>> more info

Notes at Noon with Galen

12:00 noon - 1:00 pm | Port Sky Cafe Fireside Room

>> more info

Poetry Reading by Rebecca Foust

12:10 - 1:00 pm | Eve Chapel

A poetry reading by Rebecca Foust, sponsored by the English Department.

St. Patrick's Day

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Let Your Presentation Shine!

12:10 - 1:00 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Participating in the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair and/or presenting your research at another fair or conference? If so, join Reference Librarian Alessia Zanin-Yost in room 202 of the Learning Resources Center to learn how to best present your work!

Gallery Opening: Emerging Artist

3:00 - 5:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study and Sheetz and McLanahan Galleries

Emerging Artist in Residence for Spring 2016 Vanessa Michael will open her spring gallery exhibition on Thursday, March 17, 2016. Gallery Reception. Free and open to the public.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Softball vs. Juniata College

3:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

McCarthy Family Irish Trio

6:00 - 7:30 pm | Port Sky Cafe Creekside Room

>> more info

Men's Volleyball NEAC Crossover Weekend

3:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's Volleyball NEAC Crossover Weekend

9:00 am | Adler Athletic Complex

Baseball at Saint Vincent College

1:00 pm | Latrobe, PA

Palm Sunday

Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec and Lori Greiner

7:30 pm | Blair County Convention Center

>> more info

Faculty Senate Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Eve Chapel Sanctuary

Baseball vs. Juniata College

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Softball at Westminster College

3:00 pm | New Wilmington, PA

Chancellor's Chat

2:00 pm | Penn Building 222

Men's Volleyball vs. Loras College

7:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Maundy Thursday

Purim

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Hawthorn Building 133

Good Friday

Men's Volleyball vs. Thiel College

7:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Holy Saturday

Baseball vs. Gettysburg College

12:30 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Men's Tennis at Bethany College

1:00 pm | Bethany, WV

Easter

Healing Your HR Headaches: Cures for the Biggest Recruiting and HIring Issues

9:00 - 11:30 am | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence 201

>> more info

Baseball at Pitt-Greensburg

1:00 pm | Greensburg, PA

Softball vs. Pitt-Greensburg

3:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Men's Volleyball at Juniata College

7:00 pm | Huntingdon, PA

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Hawthorn Building 141

Polish Your Presentation to a Gold Star

12:10 - 1:00 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Participating in the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair and/or presenting your research at another fair or conference? If so, join Reference Librarian Alessia Zanin-Yost in room 202 of the Learning Resources Center to learn how to best present your work!

April 2016

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Men's Volleyball at Hilbert College

4:00 pm | Hamburg, NY

Men's Tennis vs. Franciscan University

4:30 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's Volleyball vs. Medaille College and D'Youville College

11:00 am | Hamburg, NY

Men's Tennis vs. Geneva College and Waynesburg University

12:30 pm | Waynesburg, PA

Baseball vs. D'Youville College

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Softball vs. Pitt-Bradford

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Men's Tennis at Mount Aloysius College

12:00 pm | Cresson, PA

"Are you a Writer who Teaches or a Teacher who Writes: The Balancing Act of 2 Careers, 2 Continents" with Dr. Patricia Jabbeh Wesley

12:10 - 1:00 pm | Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

>> more info

Baseball vs. La Roche College

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Softball at Franciscan University

3:00 pm | Steubenville, OH

“All the World’s a Page” table-read

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

>> more info

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Gallery Reception: VAST Senior Exhibition and VAST Student Exhibition

3:00 - 5:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study and Sheetz and McLanahan Galleries

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Theatre Performance: Scapin, Moliere

7:30 - 9:30 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

A comedy by Molière - Adapted by Bill Irwin and Mark O'Donne||. The servant Scapin, of the household of Geronte, promises to help in the affairs of his of his charge, Leander (Geronte's son). This adaptation was originally staged by the New Vaudeville, Tony award winning actor Bill Irwin.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Declare Minor Deadline for Spring 2016 Graduates

Late Drop Deadline

Men's Tennis vs. Pitt-Greensburg

5:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Theatre Production: Scapin, Molier

7:30 - 9:30 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

A comedy by Molière - Adapted by Bill Irwin and Mark O'Donne||. The servant Scapin, of the household of Geronte, promises to help in the affairs of his of his charge, Leander (Geronte's son). This adaptation was originally staged by the New Vaudeville, Tony award winning actor Bill Irwin.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Baseball at Pitt-Bradford

1:00 pm | Bradford, PA

Men's Tennis at Penn State Behrend

1:00 pm | Erie, PA

Softball vs. D'Youville College

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Theatre Production: Scapin, Molier

2:00 - 4:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

A comedy by Molière - Adapted by Bill Irwin and Mark O'Donne||. The servant Scapin, of the household of Geronte, promises to help in the affairs of his of his charge, Leander (Geronte's son). This adaptation was originally staged by the New Vaudeville, Tony award winning actor Bill Irwin.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Theatre Production: Scapin, Molier

2:00 - 4:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

A comedy by Molière - Adapted by Bill Irwin and Mark O'Donne||. The servant Scapin, of the household of Geronte, promises to help in the affairs of his of his charge, Leander (Geronte's son). This adaptation was originally staged by the New Vaudeville, Tony award winning actor Bill Irwin.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Softball vs. the College of Staten Island

9:00 am | Stewart Athletic Field

Men's Tennis vs. Saint Vincent College

1:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Baseball vs. Frostburg State University

3:30 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

12:15 - 1:05 pm | Hawthorn Building 132

Men's Tennis vs. Juniata College

4:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Chancellor's Chat

2:00 pm | Smith Building E104

Softball at La Roche College

3:00 pm | Pittsburgh, PA

Baseball at Lebanon Valley College

3:30 pm | Annville, PA

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Hawthorn Building 133

Reading by author Sean Prentiss

12:10 - 1:00 pm | Eve Chapel

A reading by author Sean Prentiss from his book "Finding Abbey," sponsored by the English Department.

Men's Tennis vs. Frostburg State University

3:30 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair

9:00 am - 1:00 pm | Misciagna Center and Hawthorn Building

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/urf/

Baseball vs. Penn State Behrend

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Softball at Hilbert College

1:00 pm | Hamburg, NY

Concert: Tim Melbinger

2:00 - 4:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Poetry Hour

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

>> more info

Baseball vs. Mount Aloysius College

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Softball at Juniata College

3:00 pm | Huntingdon, PA

Effective Public Speaking for the Corporate World

9:00 - 11:30 am | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence 201

>> more info

Pacific Rhythm Polynesian Dancers

7:00 pm | Slep Student Center Portico

>> more info

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Gallery Reception: VAST Senior Exhibition and VAST Student Exhibition

3:00 - 5:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study and Sheetz and McLanahan Galleries

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

First Day of Passover

Paddle For A Cure

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

More information at https://www.altoona.psu.edu/paddle-for-a-cure/

Baseball at Medaille College

1:00 pm | Buffalo, NY

Softball vs. Medaille College

1:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Baseball at Hood College

3:00 pm | Frederick, MD

Softball vs. Saint Vincent College

3:00 pm | Stewart Athletic Field

Faculty Senate Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Eve Chapel Sanctuary

Administrative Professionals Day

Softball at Mount Aloysius College

3:00 pm | Cresson, PA

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Hawthorn Building 141

Ivyside Dance Ensemble Performance

7:30 - 9:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Penn State Altoona’s Ivyside Dance Ensemble will perform April 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. Tickets are $5 for Penn State Altoona students and $7 for general admission. Children under 12 are free.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

Classes End

Withdrawal Deadline

Arbor Day

Student Showcase

8:45 am - 5:00 pm | Devorris Downtown Center and Force Advanced Technology Center

Students will be presenting on their business internships, EMET senior projects, Security and Risk Analysis projects and internships plus the Pechter Business Plan Competition.

Opening Remarks: 8:45 a.m. FREE Networking lunch at Heritage Discovery Center at noon. EMET demonstrations at Force Advanced Technology Center at 3 p.m.

More information at http://altoona.psu.edu/studentshowcase

Pechter Business Plan Competition - Present It Phase

9:00 am - 1:00 pm | Devorris Downtown Center

More information at http://altoona.psu.edu/pechter

Ivyside Dance Ensemble Performance

7:30 - 9:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Penn State Altoona’s Ivyside Dance Ensemble will perform April 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. Tickets are $5 for Penn State Altoona students and $7 for general admission. Children under 12 are free.

Study Days

Ends 5/1/16

Last Day of Passover

Alumni Society Board of Directors Meeting

8:00 am - 1:00 pm | Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Baseball at Hilbert College

1:00 pm | Hamburg, NY

Softball at Penn State Behrend

1:00 pm | Erie, PA

University Choir and University Jazz

2:30 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Penn State Altoona's University Choir and University Jazz Band will perform Saturday, April 30, 2016, at 2:30 p.m. in the Paul R. and Margery Wolf Kuhn Theatre of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.

Directed by music instructor Kent Martin, both ensembles are comprised of Penn State Altoona students. A variety of choral and contemporary big band styles will be performed. This performance is free and open to the public.

Information may be obtained at the box office Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and before and during all performances, by calling 814-949-5452.

More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna

May 2016

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Final Exams

Ends 5/5/16

Alumni Society Finals Snacks Reception for Students

6:00 - 8:00 pm | Slep Student Center

Yom HaShoah

Ascension Day

Isra and Mi'raj

University Park Commencement

Ends 5/8/16

Penn State Altoona Commencement

10:00 am | Jaffa Shrine, Altoona

Mother's Day

Classes Begin (1st 6-Week Session)

Classes Begin (4-Week Session)

Intent to Graduate Filing

Ends 6/17/16

Drop Deadline (4-Week Session)

Late Drop Begins (4-Week Session)

Add Deadline (4-Week Session)

8:00 am

Drop Deadline (1st 6-Week Session)

Late Registration Begins (4-Week Session)

Late Drop Begins (1st 6-Week Session)

Memorial Day Make Up Day (1st 6-Week Session)

Memorial Day Make Up Day (4-Week Session)

Add Deadline (1st 6-Week Session)

8:00 am

Late Registration Begins (1st 6-Week Session)

Pentecost

Armed Forces Day

Corpus Christi

Lag BaOmer

Late Drop Deadline (4-Week Session)

Memorial Day - No Classes

June 2016

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Classes End (4-Week Session)

Withdrawal Deadline (4-Week Session)

Final Exams (4-Week Session)

Ramadan starts

Late Drop Deadline (1st 6-Week Session)

Shavuot

Flag Day

Classes End (1st 6-Week Session)

Withdrawal Deadline (1st 6-Week Session)

Final Exams (1st 6-Week Session)

Father's Day

Classes Begin (2nd 6-Week Session)

Drop Deadline (2nd 6-Week Session)

Late Drop Begins (2nd 6-Week Session)

Add Deadline (2nd 6-Week Session)

8:00 am

Late Registration Begins (2nd 6-Week Session)

July 2016

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Lailat al-Qadr

Independence Day - No Classes

Independence Day Make Up Day (2nd 6-Week Session)

Late Drop Deadline (2nd 6-Week Session)

Classes End (2nd 6-Week Session)

Withdrawal Deadline (2nd 6-Week Session)

Final Exams (2nd 6-Week Session)

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