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August 2015

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Assumption of Mary

Intent to Graduate Activation Period

Ends 9/8/15

Full Time Faculty Orientation

8:30 am - 3:00 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

SOAR International Students

1:00 - 4:00 pm | Hawthorn Building

Part Time Faculty Orientation

6:30 - 8:30 pm | Hawthorn Building 134

Arrival Day of New Students

University Park College of Ed Grant Meetings

8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Eve Chapel 108
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

SOAR Make-up

12:30 - 3:30 pm | Hawthorn Building Lobby

Leave of Absence Deadline

Faculty and Staff Fall Conference

8:00 - 11:30 am | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

University Park College of Ed Grant Meetings

8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Eve Chapel 108
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Arrival Day of Returning Students

Registration Deadline (only available on eLion)

Classes Begin

Performing Arts Open House

5:00 - 6:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

The Division of Arts and Humanities will host an open house for students interested in performing arts including theatre, dance and music.

For further information call the arts center box office at 814-949-5452.

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

Gallery Opening: Faculty Exhibition - Lightner, Lucas and Prince

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

A Gallery Opening for Visual Arts Studies Faculty Michael Lucas, Philip Lightner and Alyssa Prince will be held on Thursday, August 27 in the Titelman Study of the arts center from 3pm to 5pm.

The exhibition runs through October 4, 2015

The Galleries are open Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and before and during all performances. For more information, call the box office at 814-949-5452.

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

Central PA British Car Club Skilled Driving Course

10:00 am - 3:00 pm | Juniata Gap Parking Lot
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

September 2015

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Regular Drop Deadline

Late Drop Begins

Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory Filing Period

Regular Add Deadline

8:00 am

Late Registration Begins

Women's Volleyball vs. Curry College and Gallaudet University

3:00 pm | Gettysburg College Battlefield Classic - Gettysburg, PA

Men's Soccer at Westminster College

6:00 pm | New Wilmington, PA

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the Fisher Invitational

6:30 pm | Westminster College - New Wilmington, PA

Men's Soccer at Thiel College

12:00 pm | Greenville, PA

Women's Volleyball vs. Messiah College and McDaniel College

12:00 pm | Gettysburg College Battlefield Classic - Gettysburg, PA

Women's Tennis at Waynesburg University

1:00 pm | Waynesburg, PA

Theatre Production: A Vaudevillian Variety Show

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

An evening student performance of classic vaudevillian comedy and musical performance.

Women's Soccer at Dickinson College

12:00 pm | Carlisle, PA

Women's Tennis vs. Pitt-Greensburg

2:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Labor Day - No Classes

Penn State Altoona Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

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

Women's Volleyball at Shenandoah University

7:00 pm | Winchester, VA

Women's Soccer at Westminster College

7:30 pm | New Wilmington, PA

Math and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Women's Tennis at Mount Aloysius College

5:00 pm | Cresson, PA

Patriot Day

Women's Tennis vs. Penn State Behrend

4:30 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Women's Volleyball vs. Lebanon Valley College

7:00 pm | Franklin & Marshall College - Lancaster, PA

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the Bethany College Invitational

10:30 am | Bethany, WV

Women's Volleyball vs. Randolph-Macon College and Franklin & Marshall College

11:00 am | Franklin & Marshall College - Lancaster, PA

Men's Soccer vs. Shenandoah University

1:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Soccer at Albright College

1:00 pm | Reading, PA

Women's Soccer at Alvernia University

1:00 pm | Reading, PA

Women's Tennis vs. La Roche College

1:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Rosh Hashana

Women's Tennis at Juniata College

4:30 pm | Huntingdon, PA

Women's Soccer at Frostburg State University

7:00 pm | Frostburg, MD

Classical Music Project: The Catalyst Quartet

3:00 - 4:00 pm | Misciagna Center Titelman Study

The Division of Arts and Humanities will host a work shop with The Catalyst Quartet, a string quartet from the Classical Music Project of the Center for Performing Arts at University Park in the Titelman Study. Free and open to the public

No tickets required. Free tickets for evening performance at the box office at the arts center.

Call 814-949-5452 for further information.

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

Men's Soccer vs. Keystone College

7:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Volleyball at Penn State Harrisburg

7:00 pm | Harrisburg, PA

Classical Music Project: The Catalyst Quartet

7:30 - 8:30 pm | Eve Chapel Chapel

The Division of Arts and Humanities will host an event performance with The Catalyst Quartet, a string quartet from the Classical Music Project of the Center for Performing Arts at University Park in the
Eve Chapel Free and open to the public

Free tickets for this evening performance at the box office at the arts center - available September 1.

Call 814-949-5452 for further information.

Penn State Altoona Alumni Weekend

11:00 am - 9:00 pm

A full weekend of events and activities for Penn State Altoona alumni.

Part-Time Job Fair

12:00 noon - 2:00 pm | Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Last Day to Complete Registration

Penn State Altoona Alumni Weekend

9:00 am - 9:00 pm

A full weekend of events and activities for Penn State Altoona alumni.

Women's Soccer vs. Bethany College

7:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Tennis at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Penn State Altoona Alumni Weekend

9:00 am - 11:00 pm

A full weekend of events and activities for Penn State Altoona alumni.

Women's Volleyball vs. York College (NY)

10:00 am | Mount Aloysius College - Cresson, PA

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the Penn State Behrend Invitational

11:00 am | Erie, PA

Men's Soccer at Summit University

2:00 pm | Clarks Summit, PA

Women's Tennis at Medaille College

11:00 am | Buffalo, NY

Cancellation Date for Incomplete Registration

Women's Volleyball vs. Chatham University

7:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Faculty Senate Meeting

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

Yom Kippur

Men's Soccer at Juniata College

4:00 pm | Huntingdon, PA

Women's Volleyball at Dickinson College

7:00 pm | Carlisle, PA

Eid al-Adha

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Women's Tennis at Washington & Jefferson College

7:00 pm | Washington, PA

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

10:00 am | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the 27th Annual Harry F. Anderson Invitational

11:00 am | Roberts Wesleyan College - Rochester, NY

Women's Tennis at Geneva College

12:00 pm | Beaver Falls, PA

Men's Soccer vs. Penn State Behrend

1:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Soccer vs. Penn State Behrend

3:15 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Tennis vs. Pitt-Bradford

12:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Final Exam Conflict Filing Period

Ends 10/16/15

First Day of Sukkot

Men's Soccer at Saint Vincent College

4:00 pm | Latrobe, PA

Women's Soccer at Washington & Jefferson College

7:00 pm | Washington, PA

Women's Tennis vs. Clarion University

4:30 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's Soccer vs. King's College

7:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Volleyball at Franciscan University

7:00 pm | Steubenville, OH

October 2015

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Men's Soccer vs. Frostburg State University

7:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Volleyball vs. Albright College

7:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's Soccer vs. Medaille College

1:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Tennis at Franciscan University

2:00 pm | Steubenville, OH

Women's Soccer vs. Medaille College

3:15 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Feast of St Francis of Assisi

Last Day of Sukkot

Shmini Atzeret

Simchat Torah

Women's Volleyball vs. Pitt-Greensburg

7:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Men's Soccer at Franciscan University

2:00 pm | Steubenville, OH

Women's Soccer at Franciscan University

4:15 pm | Steubenville, OH

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Ivyside Juried Exhibition: Gallery Opening

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

A reception for students, faculty and community to view the newest installation by artists from the Ivyside Juried Exhibition.

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

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the Carnegie Mellon University Invitational

10:00 am | Schenley Park Oval - Pittsburgh, PA

Men's Soccer vs. D'Youville College

1:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Soccer vs. D'Youville College

3:15 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Columbus Day

Men's Soccer at Pitt-Greensburg

2:00 pm | Greensburg, PA

Women's Soccer at Pitt-Greensburg

4:15 pm | Greensburg, PA

Women's Volleyball vs. Mount Aloysius College

7:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Muharram

Women's Volleyball vs. Waynesburg University and Grove City College

5:00 pm | Grove City College - Grove City, PA

Family Weekend

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

Family Weekend

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

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the Gettysburg College Invitational

11:00 am | Gettysburg, PA

Men's Soccer at Pitt-Bradford

1:00 pm | Bradford, PA

Women's Volleyball at Pitt-Bradford

1:00 pm | Bradford, PA

Women's Soccer at Pitt-Bradford

3:15 pm | Bradford, PA

Family Weekend

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

Rick Cornet School of Music Recitals

12:00 noon - 6:00 pm | Misciagna Center
(Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

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

Men's Soccer vs. La Roche College

6:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Volleyball at Susquehanna University

7:30 pm | Selinsgrove, PA

Women's Soccer vs. La Roche College

8:15 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Men's Soccer at Hilbert College

1:00 pm | Hamburg, NY

Women's Volleyball vs. Penn State Behrend

1:00 pm | Adler Athletic Complex

Women's Soccer at Hilbert College

3:15 pm | Hamburg, NY

Men's Soccer vs. Mount Aloysius College

6:00 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Soccer vs. Mount Aloysius College

8:15 pm | Spring Run Stadium

Women's Volleyball at La Roche College

7:00 pm | Pittsburgh, PA

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Halloween

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the AMCC Championships

11:00 am | Penn State Behrend - Erie, PA

Women's Volleyball at Medaille College

1:00 pm | Buffalo, NY

November 2015

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Homecoming Week

Ends 11/7/15

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

All Saints' Day

Daylight Saving Time ends

Election Day

Faculty Senate Meeting

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

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Ivyside Dance Ensemble

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

An evening of varied choreography performed by the Ivyside Dance Ensemble.

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

Ivyside Dance Ensemble Performance

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

An evening of varied choreography performed by the Ivyside Dance Ensemble.

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

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the ECAC Championships

11:00 am | Williams College - Williamstown, MA

Diwali/Deepavali

Veterans Day

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Declare Minor Deadline for Fall 2015 Graduates

Late Drop Deadline

Staged Reading: Tennessee William's 27 Wagons Full of Cotton

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

An evening staged reading by students Tennessee William's 27 Wagons Full of Cotton.

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

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Thanksgiving Break - No Classes

Ends 11/28/15

Thanksgiving

First Sunday of Advent

December 2015

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Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Theatre Production: A Vaudevillian Variety Show

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

An evening student performance of selections of classic vaudevillian comedy and musical performance.

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

Chanukah (first day)

Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Ivyside Pride Choral Ensemble

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

An evening of choral music with the Ivyside Pride Choral Ensemble.

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

Classes End

Withdrawal Deadline

Ivyside Pride Choral Ensemble

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

An evening of choral music with the Ivyside Pride Choral Ensemble.

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

Study Days

Ends 12/13/15

University Choir and University Jazz

2:30 - 4:00 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

An afternoon student concert with a selection of holiday choral and jazz music. Free of charge and open to the public.

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

Final Exams

Ends 12/17/15

Last Day of Chanukah

University Park Commencement

Penn State Altoona Commencement

11:00 am | Jaffa Shrine, Altoona

Christmas

Kwanzaa (until Jan 1)

January 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

New Year's Day

Intent to Graduate Activation Period

Ends 1/25/16

Epiphany

Leave of Absence Deadline

Arrival of Residence Hall Students

Registration Deadline (only available on eLion)

Classes Begin

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No Classes

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

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

Regular Drop Deadline

Late Drop Begins

Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory Filing Period

Ends 2/1/16

Regular Add Deadline

8:00 am

Late Registration Begins

Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat

Fourth Annual Winter Plunge

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | Canoe Creek State Park

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

February 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Groundhog Day

Faculty Senate Meeting

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

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Last Day to Complete Registration

Cancellation Date for Incomplete Registration

Ash Wednesday

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Valentine's Day

Final Exam Conflict Filing Period

Ends 3/4/16

President's Day

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

March 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

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

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Spring Break - No Classes

Ends 3/12/16

St. Patrick's Day

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Palm Sunday

Faculty Senate Meeting

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

Maundy Thursday

Purim

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Good Friday

Holy Saturday

Easter

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

April 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Arts and Humanities Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 pm | Learning Resources Center 202

Declare Minor Deadline for Spring 2016 Graduates

Late Drop Deadline

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meeting

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

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Executive Committee Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Arts and Humanities Division Meeting

12:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

First Day of Passover

Faculty Senate Meeting

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

Administrative Professionals Day

Mathematics and Natural Sciences Division Meeting

12:10 - 1:10 pm | Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Classes End

Withdrawal Deadline

Arbor Day

Study Days

Ends 5/1/16

Last Day of Passover

May 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Final Exams

Ends 5/5/16

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

Pentecost

Armed Forces Day

Corpus Christi

Lag BaOmer

Memorial Day - No Classes

June 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Ramadan starts

Shavuot

Flag Day

Father's Day

July 2016

Jul '15   Aug '15   Sep '15   Oct '15   Nov '15   Dec '15   Jan '16   Feb '16   Mar '16   Apr '16   May '16   Jun '16   TOP

Lailat al-Qadr

Independence Day

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