Calendar of Events

August 2014

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Mon - Mon, Aug 18 - Sep 8

Intent to Graduate Activation Period

Ends 9/8/14

Sat, Aug 23
8:00 - 10:00 am

Alumni Society Board Meeting Weekend: Committee Meetings

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Sat, Aug 23
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Orientation: Voluntoona

Adler Athletic Complex

Be a part of something bigger than yourself and give back to the community with this Penn State Altoona tradition! Voluntoona is a large, concentrated community service effort where all members of the incoming class donate their time and elbow grease to support agencies and people in need. Wear comfortable, older clothing and closed toed shoes! Remember your Student ID! Remember, tag pictures #psa2018

Sat, Aug 23
1:00 pm
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Orientation: Picnic on the Quad

Slep Student Center Quad

Free lunch for anyone who participates in Voluntoona. You must have your Voluntoona shirt on to receive your lunch!

Sat, Aug 23
1:30 pm
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Orientation: College 101 with Essie

Adler Athletic Complex

You're in college now!!! Get more ... ALCOHOL, DRUGS, and SEX information. Spin the wheel to win!

Sat, Aug 23
2:30 pm
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Orientation: Friends for Life

Intramural Fields

Receive a FREE T SHIRT and get a large class group picture taken! You’ll get to meet the Chancellor and the Nittany Lion. Let’s see if the Class of 2018 can beat the Class of 2014 with the largest group picture taken ever!

Sat, Aug 23
3:00 pm
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Orientation: Tie Dye Event

Intramural Fields

Dye your new shirts any way you like!

Sat, Aug 23
6:00 - 9:00 pm

Alumni Society Board Meeting Weekend: Picnic for Board Members and Guests

Off Campus

Sat, Aug 23
6:00 pm
Web site

Orientation: First Year Follies

Adler Athletic Complex

Presented by your Orientation Leaders, some of campus’s finest actors, you’ll learn the ins and outs of Penn State Altoona in an incredibly entertaining way. Be ready to be entertained!

Sat, Aug 23
7:30 pm
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Orientation: Lion Chat #3

Intramural Fields

Decompress from the day, ask questions about academic life and have candid conversations with your group!

Sat, Aug 23
9:00 pm
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Orientation: Down in the Dark Glow Festival

Tennis Courts and Intramural Fields

For new students only- bring your PSU ID! Dance and glow the night away with 1500 of your newest, closest friends. The Sheetz Fellows are the official sponsor of the Glow Dance. You don’t like to dance? No problem! We’ll have glow mini golf and a game of glow in the dark flag football as well! No outside food/drink or bags of any kind permitted. This event is the official kick-off of the Down in the Dark late-night programming series. You’ll see many more Down in the Dark events offered throughout the fall semester, sponsored by the Student Activity Fee, Residence Life, and the Office of Student Life.

Sat, Aug 23
10:00 - 1:00 pm

Alumni Society Board Meeting Weekend: Board of Directors Meeting

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Sun, Aug 24

Arrival Day of Returning Students

Sun, Aug 24

Registration Deadline (only available on eLion)

Sun, Aug 24
11:00 am
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Orientation: Intramurals at Penn State Altoona

Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

Presented by John Carey, Director of Recreation and Facilities. Come learn about the offerings and registration process for intramural sports.

Sun, Aug 24
11:30 am
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Orientation: Career Services Ice Cream Social

Slep Student Center Portico

Hosted by Rebecca Maguda, Director of Career Services Learn about career planning services such as major/career decisions, job shadowing, part-time jobs, create a resume, meet the staff, and enjoy an ice cream cone!

Sun, Aug 24
11:30 am
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Orientation: Club Sports at Penn State Altoona

Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

Presented by John Carey, Director of Recreation and Facilities. Come learn about the offerings and registration process for participating in Club Sports!

Sun, Aug 24
12:00 pm
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Orientation: Performance Arts Opportunities

Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

Sun, Aug 24
1:15 pm
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Orientation: Studying Abroad at Penn State Altoona

Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

Sun, Aug 24
3:15 pm
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Orientation: Faith and Spirituality at Penn State Altoona

Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

Sun, Aug 24
4:15 pm
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Orientation: Athlete or Fan - How to get involved in intercollegiate athletics

Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

Sun, Aug 24
5:15 pm
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Orientation: Leadership Development Opportunities

Slep Student Center Fireside Lounge

Sun, Aug 24
6:00 pm
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Orientation: Ice Cream Social

Maple Residence Hall

Sponsored by the Office of Residence Life, Residence Hall Association, and the National Residence Hall Honorary Come get some FREE Penn State Creamery ice cream!

Sun, Aug 24
8:00 pm
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Orientation: Mandatory Residence Hall Meetings

Residence Halls

Sun, Aug 24
9:00 pm
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Orientation: Paint Your Own Canvas

Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board (CAB) Come put your creativity to work and paint some artwork for your new digs!

Mon, Aug 25

First Day of Classes

Mon, Aug 25
4:00 - 6:00 pm

Blue & White Society Bash

Laurel Pavilion

A fun-filled and entertaining recruiting event for the Blue & White Society at Penn State Altoona. Open to all students.

Wed, Aug 27

National Banana Split Day

Port Sky Café

Celebrate the first week of classes at Port Sky Café with a banana split and reminisce to Ivyside Park's former glory days as an amusement park. Did you know that the Ivyside Amusement Park was home to the world's largest concrete swimming pool?

Wed, Aug 27
5:00 - 6:00 pm
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Performing Arts Open House

Misciagna Center Titelman Study

The performing arts open house introduces theatre, dance, and music academic programs to students. Don't miss: learn about auditions, meet faculty, welcome back students, enjoy free pizza.

Fri, Aug 29
4:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Capital University

Spring Run Stadium

Fri, Aug 29
5:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at the Gettysburg College Battlefield Classic

Gettysburg, PA

Fri, Aug 29
7:00 pm

Men's Soccer at the University of Scranton

Scranton, PA

Sat, Aug 30
10:00 am

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

New Wilmington, PA

Sat, Aug 30
10:00 am

Women's Tennis vs. Clarion University and Geneva College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Aug 30
10:00 am

Women's Volleyball at the Gettysburg College Battlefield Classic

Gettysburg, PA

Sat, Aug 30
1:00 pm

Men's Soccer at King's College

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Sun, Aug 31
6:00 pm
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Film Series: The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Devorris Downtown Center

A Kansas girl finds herself in a mysterious land. Wear green to win the book! 1939 saw the birth of Penn State Altoona ... and also was a great year for movies!

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Mon, Sep 1

Labor Day - No Classes

Tue, Sep 2
12:15 - 1:00 pm
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Faculty Lecture Series: 75 Years of Penn State Altoona

Hawthorn Building 150

Presented by Dr. Kenneth Womack, senior associate dean for Academic Affairs

Tue, Sep 2
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at Lycoming College

Williamsport, PA

Wed, Sep 3

Regular Drop Deadline

Wed, Sep 3
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Grove City College

Adler Athletic Complex

Thu, Sep 4

Late Drop Begins

Thu - Mon, Sep 4 - 15

Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory Filing Period

Ends 9/15/14

Thu, Sep 4
8:00 am

Regular Add Deadline (8 a.m.)

Thu, Sep 4
3:00 - 5:00 pm
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Gallery Reception: Ivyside Juried Exhibition

Misciagna Center Titelman Study

A reception will be held for the 2014/2015 Ivyside Juried Artists: Benjamin Entner and Sarah Smith. Refreshments will be served.

Fri, Sep 5

Late Registration Begins

Fri, Sep 5
4:00 pm

Women's Tennis vs. Mount Aloysius College

Adler Athletic Complex

Fri, Sep 5
8:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at the Lebanon Valley College Tournament

Annville, PA

Sat, Sep 6
10:30 am

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the Franciscan University Invitational

Steubenville, OH

Sat, Sep 6
11:00 am

Women's Volleyball at the Lebanon Valley College Tournament

Annville, PA

Sat, Sep 6
2:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Baptist Bible College

Spring Run Stadium

Sat, Sep 6
4:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Bridgewater College

Alvernia University Crusaders Cup - Reading, PA

Sat, Sep 6
5:30 pm

Women's Tennis at Pitt-Greensburg

Greensburg, PA

Sun, Sep 7

Women's Soccer vs. TBA

Alvernia University Crusaders Cup - Reading, PA

Tue, Sep 9
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Shenandoah University

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Sep 10

1930s and 40s Day: Campus-wide Decades Celebration

Faculty and Staff: Immerse yourselves in the days of Bathhouse U and decorate your offices, dress up, and play music with a 30s and 40s theme. The office with the best 30s and 40s spirit will be eligible for prizes!

Wed, Sep 10

1939 World's Fair Food

Port Sky Café

Enjoy food reminiscent of the 1939 New York World's Fair all day at Port Sky Café! The 1939 World's Fair in New York - the second largest world's fair of all time - used the opening slogan "Dawn of a New Day." It was also the dawn of a new day in Altoona - with the opening of Penn State Altoona!

Wed, Sep 10
2:30 - 3:30 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

Wed, Sep 10
3:30 pm

Women's Tennis vs. Juniata College

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Sep 10
6:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Westminster College

Spring Run Stadium

Wed, Sep 10
8:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Westminster College

Spring Run Stadium

Thu, Sep 11

Patriot Day

Thu, Sep 11
12:00 noon - 2:00 pm

Part time Job Fair

Slep Student Center Pond View Lounge

Thu, Sep 11
12:10 pm

Executive Committee Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Misciagna Center 101

Thu, Sep 11
12:15 - 1:00 pm

Honors Students' Why Should We Read this Glowing Novel?

Misciagna Center 102-103

Find out what "Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore" is all about and Why you DEFINITELY want to read it! Free Refreshments!

Fri, Sep 12 Web site

Family Weekend

Sat, Sep 13 Web site

Family Weekend

Sat, Sep 13
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

British Classic Car Club Skilled Driving Course

Juniata Gap Parking Lot (Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Sat, Sep 13
11:00 am

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

Erie, PA

Sat, Sep 13
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Web site

75th Anniversary Community Carnival

Join us for a community carnival – rides, inflatables, games of chance, a Dixieland band, food, and Creamery ice cream!

Sat, Sep 13
1:00 pm

Men's Soccer at Shenandoah University

Winchester, VA

Sat, Sep 13
2:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Dickinson College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Sep 13
3:00 pm

Women's Tennis vs. D'Youville College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Sep 13
8:00 pm

Outdoor Film: Maleficent

Intramural Fields

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a movie under the stars.

Sat, Sep 13
9:45 pm
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75th Anniversary Fireworks

Intramural Fields

Sun, Sep 14 Web site

Family Weekend

Sun, Sep 14
11:00 am

Women's Tennis vs. Medaille College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sun, Sep 14
1:00 pm

Men's Golf at the Mount Aloysius College Invitational

Ebensburg Country Club - Ebensburg, PA

Sun, Sep 14
1:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Saint Vincent College

Spring Run Stadium

Sun, Sep 14
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Devorris Downtown Center

The classic political underdog film. Bring a box of cereal to win the DVD! Another movie classic from 1939.

Mon, Sep 15
12:00 pm

Penn State Altoona Men's Golf Invitational

Iron Masters Country Club - Roaring Spring, PA

Tue, Sep 16
4:00 pm

Women's Tennis vs. Susquehanna University

Adler Athletic Complex

Tue, Sep 16
7:00 pm

Men's Soccer at Frostburg State University

Frostburg, MD

Wed, Sep 17
6:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Frostburg State University

Spring Run Stadium

Wed, Sep 17
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at Frostburg State University

Frostburg, MD

Thu, Sep 18
12:10 pm

Division Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Thu, Sep 18
12:15 - 1:00 pm

Breaking Penumbra's Code?

Eve Chapel

Learn something about Cryptography with Dr. Mike Weiner! Free Refreshments!

Thu, Sep 18
4:00 pm

Women's Tennis at Waynesburg University

Waynesburg, PA

Fri, Sep 19

Last Day to Complete Registration

Fri, Sep 19
7:00 pm

Women's Soccer at Susquehanna University

Selinsgrove, PA

Sat, Sep 20
1:00 pm

Women's Tennis vs. Franciscan University

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Sep 20
3:30 pm

Men's Soccer at Keystone College

La Plume, PA

Sun, Sep 21
1:00 pm

Women's Tennis at Pitt-Bradford

Bradford, PA

Mon, Sep 22

Cancellation Date for Incomplete Registration

Mon, Sep 22
12:30 pm

Men's Golf at the Penn State Behrend Invitational

Lake View Country Club - North East, PA

Tue, Sep 23

First Day of Autumn

Tue, Sep 23
1:00 pm

Men's Golf at the La Roche College Fall Invitational

Wildwood Golf Club - Allison Park, PA

Tue, Sep 23
4:30 pm

Women's Soccer at Bethany College

Bethany, WV

Tue, Sep 23
6:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Juniata College

Spring Run Stadium

Tue, Sep 23
9:00 pm

Entertainer Bianca Del Rio

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

>> more info

Wed, Sep 24
3:30 pm

Women's Tennis vs. Frostburg State University

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Sep 24
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Penn State Harrisburg

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Sep 24
7:30 pm - 9:00 am

University Laureate: Susan Russel

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Penn State University Laureate for 2014-2015, Susan Russell, associate professor of theatre at University Park

Thu, Sep 25

Rosh Hashana

Fri, Sep 26 Web site

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend is a great time to reconnect with fellow alumni and relive memories of your college days at Penn State Altoona.

Sat, Sep 27 Web site

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend is a great time to reconnect with fellow alumni and relive memories of your college days at Penn State Altoona.

Sat, Sep 27
11:00 am

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

Roberts Wesleyan College - Rochester, NY

Sat, Sep 27
12:00 pm

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

at D'Youville College - Buffalo, NY

Sat, Sep 27
1:00 pm

Women's Soccer at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sat, Sep 27
1:00 pm

Women's Tennis at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sat, Sep 27
3:00 pm

Men's Soccer at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sun, Sep 28 Web site

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend is a great time to reconnect with fellow alumni and relive memories of your college days at Penn State Altoona.

Sun, Sep 28
1:00 pm

Women's Tennis at La Roche College

Pittsburgh, PA

Sun, Sep 28
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: The Major and the Minor (1942)

Devorris Downtown Center

A woman poses as a girl to save on fare but becomes trapped at a military school.

Mon - Fri, Sep 29 - Oct 17

Final Exam Conflict Filing Period

Ends 10/17/14

Mon, Sep 29
7:00 pm - 8:00 am

Solving the Geek Puzzle: Mr. Penumbra, Game Theory, and Gaming Culture

Misciagna Center 101-103

Let Gaming Expert Dr. Bill White will dazzle you with gaming knowledge! Free Refreshments!

Tue, Sep 30
6:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Washington & Jefferson College

Spring Run Stadium

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Wed, Oct 1
7:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Saint Vincent College

Spring Run Stadium

Wed, Oct 1
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Franciscan University

Adler Athletic Complex

Thu, Oct 2
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Web site

Classical Music Project: Tackas String Quartet

Misciagna Center Titelman Study

The classical music project will feature the Tackas String Quartet in the Titelman Study for an afternoon workshop and an evening concert in the Chapel at 7:30 p.m.

Thu, Oct 2
7:30 - 8:30 pm
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Classical Music Project: Takacs String Quartet

Misciagna Center Edith Davis Eve Chapel

The classical music project will feature the Takacs String Quartet in the in the Chapel at 7:30 p.m.

Fri, Oct 3
7:30 pm - 9:00 am
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Recital: Dr. Bonnie Cutsforth-Huber

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

A recital by contralto/Penn State professor Dr. Cutsforth-Huber featuring premier of Lloyd Burritt's "Triptych"

Sat, Oct 4

Feast of St Francis of Assisi

Sat, Oct 4

Yom Kippur

Sat, Oct 4
10:00 am

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the WCCC/Pitt-Greensburg Invitational

Westmoreland County Community College - Youngwood, PA

Sat, Oct 4
10:00 am

Women's Soccer at Medaille College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Oct 4
12:00 pm

Men's Soccer at Medaille College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Oct 4
3:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. York College and the University of Mary Washington

at York College - York, PA

Sun, Oct 5

Eid al-Adha

Sun, Oct 5
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Devorris Downtown Center

The colorful life of musician George M. Cohan. Wear red, white, and blue to win the DVD!

Mon, Oct 6 Web site

Homecoming Week Kick Off

Tue, Oct 7
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: 1939 and the Road to World War 2

Hawthorn Building 150

Presented by Dr. Steven Andrews, instructor in history

Tue, Oct 7
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at Pitt-Greensburg

Greensburg, PA

Wed, Oct 8
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Mr. Bezos' 24-Hour Bookstore: A Documentary Film Screening and Discussion of the Amazon Empire

Misciagna Center 101-103

Documentarian and Communications Expert Dr. Mary Lou Nemanic on the Amazon Empire! Free Refreshments!

Wed, Oct 8
6:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Franciscan University

Spring Run Stadium

Wed, Oct 8
8:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Franciscan University

Spring Run Stadium

Thu, Oct 9

First Day of Sukkot

Thu, Oct 9
12:00 noon - 1:10 pm

CFW Lunch and Learn

Port Sky Cafe

Thu, Oct 9
12:10 pm

Executive Committee Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Misciagna Center 101

Thu, Oct 9
6:00 pm
Web site

Homecoming Parade

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Join us in downtown Altoona for a 75th anniversary-themed homecoming parade!

Fri, Oct 10 Web site

Homecoming Weekend

Fri, Oct 10
7:30 pm

Women's Volleyball at Albright College

Reading, PA

Sat, Oct 11 Web site

Homecoming Weekend

Sat, Oct 11
10:00 am

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

Schenley Park Oval - Pittsburgh, PA

Sat, Oct 11
2:00 pm

Women's Soccer at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Oct 11
4:00 pm

Men's Soccer at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Sun, Oct 12 Web site

Homecoming Weekend

Sun, Oct 12
12:00 pm

Men's Golf at the AMCC Championships (Day 1)

Oak Tree Country Club - West Middlesex, PA

Sun, Oct 12
12:00 noon - 6:00 pm

Rick Cornet School of Music

Misciagna Center (Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Sun, Oct 12
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Trouble Along the Way (1953)

Devorris Downtown Center

Coach John Wayne struggles with his college team. Wear sports apparel to win a PSU prize!

Mon, Oct 13

Columbus Day

Mon, Oct 13
9:00 am

Men's Golf at the AMCC Championships (Day 2)

Oak Tree Country Club - West Middlesex, PA

Tue, Oct 14
6:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Pitt-Greensburg

Spring Run Stadium

Tue, Oct 14
8:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Pitt-Greensburg

Spring Run Stadium

Wed, Oct 15

Last Day of Sukkot

Wed, Oct 15
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Thu, Oct 16

Boss's Day

Thu, Oct 16

Shmini Atzeret

Thu, Oct 16
12:10 pm

Division Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Thu, Oct 16
4:00 - 5:00 pm

The Evolving Erotic Body!

Misciagna Center 101-103

Learn about Boobs--Real, Fake, Pixelated--AND so much more! With Sam Findley, Julie Piotti, Doug Page & Laura Rotunno Free Refreshments!

Sat, Oct 18

Penn State Day

Sat, Oct 18
10:00 am

Men's and Women's Cross Country at the CCOC Championship

Seneca Lake State Park - Geneva, NY

Sat, Oct 18
11:30 am

Women's Bowling at the Kutztown University Fall Baker Invitational

Berks Lanes - Reading, PA

Sat, Oct 18
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming at the Pitt-Bradford Panther Relays

Bradford, PA

Sat, Oct 18
1:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Pitt-Bradford

Spring Run Stadium

Sat, Oct 18
1:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Pitt-Bradford

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Oct 18
3:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Pitt-Bradford

Spring Run Stadium

Sun, Oct 19
8:30 am

Women's Bowling at the Kutztown University Fall Baker Invitational

Berks Lanes - Reading, PA

Mon, Oct 20
6:00 pm

Women's Swimming vs. Juniata College and Mansfield University

Huntingdon, PA

Tue, Oct 21
7:30 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Susquehanna University

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Oct 22

1950s Day: Campus-wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and Staff: Remember Happy Days, Grease, Elvis, the hula-hoop, sock hops and diners? Today is your day to go back to those days and decorate your offices, dress up, and play music with the 1950s theme. The office with the best 1950s spirit will be eligible for prizes!

Wed, Oct 22

50s Diner Dinner

Port Sky Café

Stop by Port Sky Café as they turn it into a traditional 50s diner. Who doesn’t love diner food?

Wed, Oct 22
2:00 pm

Women's Soccer at La Roche College

Pittsburgh, PA

Wed, Oct 22
4:00 pm

Men's Soccer at La Roche College

Pittsburgh, PA

Thu, Oct 23

Diwali/Deepavali

Fri, Oct 24
5:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Baptist Bible College

Adler Athletic Complex

Fri, Oct 24
6:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming at the Westminster College Relays

New Wilmington, PA

Sat, Oct 25

Muharram

Sat, Oct 25
1:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Hilbert College

Spring Run Stadium

Sat, Oct 25
1:00 pm

Women's Volleyball at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sat, Oct 25
3:00 pm

Men's Soccer vs. Hilbert College

Spring Run Stadium

Sun, Oct 26
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: House of Wax (1953)

Devorris Downtown Center

A wax museum owner has villainous plans in store! Wear a costume to win the DVD!

Tue, Oct 28
1:00 pm

Women's Soccer at Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Tue, Oct 28
4:00 pm

Men's Soccer at Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Wed, Oct 29
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. La Roche College

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Oct 29
7:30 pm

Speaker Series: Amy Robach

Blair County Convention Center

>> more info

Thu, Oct 30
12:15 - 1:00 pm

This is Your Brain on Internet

Eve Chapel

A Panel Discussion on Media Technology and Society with Kevin Moist, Cameron Conaway, Amir Marvasti, Karen McKinney, and Jeff Knapp. Free Refreshments!

Thu, Oct 30
6:00 - 8:00 pm

Operation Safe Trick or Treat

Intramural Fields

This event is free and open to children 12 and under with parental supervision.

Fri, Oct 31

Halloween

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Sat, Nov 1

All Saints' Day

Sat, Nov 1
11:00 am

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

Franciscan University - Steubenville, OH

Sat, Nov 1
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming vs. Pitt-Bradford

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Nov 1
1:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Medaille College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sun, Nov 2

All Souls' Day

Sun, Nov 2

Daylight Saving Time ends

Tue, Nov 4
12:15 - 1:00 pm

Communication through the Ages: From Bard to Twitter

Eve Chapel

Learn how stories, storytellers, and communicators in general have responded to changing modes of communication with Dr. Sam Findley. Free Refreshments!

Tue, Nov 4
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: 1939 - Hollywood's Golden Year

Hawthorn Building 150

Presented by Jared Frederick, instructor in history

Sat, Nov 8
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming vs. Baldwin Wallace University and Bethany College

Bethany, WV

Sun, Nov 9
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: The Great Escape (1963)

Devorris Downtown Center

POWs try to evade their captors. Bring a photo of a loved one in uniform to win the book!

Tue, Nov 11

Veterans Day

Wed, Nov 12

1960s Day: Campus-Wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and Staff: Woodstock, hippies, and feeling groovy! Mad Men, Mary Poppins, West Side Story, My Fair Lady Whatever your style, the 60s have something for everybody. Show your 60s style and decorate your offices, dress up, and play music with the 1960s theme. The office with the best 1960s spirit will be eligible for prizes!

Wed, Nov 12

60s Movie Musicals screenings

Port Sky Café

Stop by Port Sky Café for 60s movie musical screenings all day!

Wed, Nov 12
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

Thu, Nov 13
6:00 - 8:30 pm

Engineering & Business Case Competition

Engineering & Business Case Competition Kickoff Reception Sponsored by Norfolk Southern

Thu, Nov 13
7:30 - 9:30 pm
Web site

Bob: A Life in Five Acts

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

BOB is a comedic exploration of American mythology and values and the treacherous pursuit of happiness. Tickets are $5 for Penn State Altoona Students and $7 for regular admission.

Fri, Nov 14

Declare Minor Deadline for fall 2014 graduates

Fri, Nov 14

Engineering & Business Case Competition

Engineering & Business Case Competition Case Analysis. Students are sequestered for 24 hour work period to develop their proposed solutions for presentation to judges.

Fri, Nov 14

Late Drop Deadline

Fri, Nov 14
7:30 - 9:30 pm
Web site

Bob: A Life in Five Acts by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

BOB is a comedic exploration of American mythology and values and the treacherous pursuit of happiness. Tickets are $5 for Penn State Altoona Students and $7 for regular admission.

Sat, Nov 15

Women's Basketball vs. TBA

Allegheny College Tournament - Meadville, PA

Sat, Nov 15
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Engineering & Business Case Competition

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Engineering & Business Case Competition Presentations. Ten teams will present their proposed solutions to a panel of judges in hopes of winning over $14,000. Sponsored by Norfolk Southern.

Sat, Nov 15
12:00 pm

Women's Bowling vs. Pitt-Bradford, Medaille College, and Mount Aloysius College

Bradford, PA

Sat, Nov 15
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming at Salisbury University

Salisbury, MD

Sat, Nov 15
2:00 - 3:30 pm
Web site

Bob: A Life in Five Acts by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

BOB is a comedic exploration of American mythology and values, and the treacherous pursuit of happiness. $5 Penn State Altoona Students, $7 regular Admissions

Sat, Nov 15
6:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. TBA

Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament at Mount Aloysius College

Sun, Nov 16

Women's Basketball vs. TBA

Allegheny College Tournament - Meadville, PA

Sun, Nov 16
9:00 am

Women's Bowling vs. Pitt-Bradford, Medaille College, and Mount Aloysius College

Bradford, PA

Sun, Nov 16
2:00 - 3:30 pm
Web site

Bob: A Life in Five Acts by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

BOB is a comedic exploration of American mythology and values, and the treacherous pursuit of happiness. $5 -Penn State Altoona students. $7 - Regular Admission

Sun, Nov 16
2:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. TBA

Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament at Mount Aloysius College

Sun, Nov 16
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: In the Heat of the Night (1967)

Devorris Downtown Center

A bigoted white sheriff and a black detective join forces. Bring a can of food to win the DVD!

Tue, Nov 18
5:30 pm

Women's Basketball at Saint Vincent College

Latrobe, PA

Wed, Nov 19
6:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Goucher College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Nov 22
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming at TBA

TBA

Sun, Nov 23
1:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. College of Mount Saint Vincent

Adler Athletic Complex

Mon - Sat, Nov 24 - 29

Thanksgiving Break - No Classes

Ends 11/29/14

Thu, Nov 27

Thanksgiving Day

Sat, Nov 29
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Hiram College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sun, Nov 30

First Sunday of Advent

Sun, Nov 30
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Devorris Downtown Center

A man is drawn to an impending UFO arrival. Bring a box of instant potatoes to win the DVD!

December 2014

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Mon, Dec 1
6:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Westminster College

Adler Athletic Complex

Tue, Dec 2
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: Environmental Issues Tied in with the New Deal

Hawthorn Building 150

Presented by Dr. Brian Black, head of the Division of Arts and Humanities and professor of history and environmental studies

Wed, Dec 3
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball at La Roche College

Pittsburgh, PA

Wed, Dec 3
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball at La Roche College

Pittsburgh, PA

Thu, Dec 4
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Web site

Titelman Cabaret

Misciagna Center Titelman Study

Bring your lunch and enjoy the voice 110J students share their repertoire in the Titelman Study for the annual Titelman Cabaret.

Thu, Dec 4
12:10 pm

Executive Committee Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Misciagna Center 101

Fri, Dec 5
7:30 - 9:00 pm
Web site

Ivyside Pride Choral Ensemble presents "1939"

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Ivyside Pride will present a selection of repertoire from 1939 in honor of the Penn State Altoona 75th Anniversary year. Tickets are $5 Penn State Altoona students, $7 regular admission.

Sat, Dec 6

St Nicholas' Day

Sat, Dec 6
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming at Cabrini College

Radnor, PA

Sat, Dec 6
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Medaille College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Dec 6
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Web site

Ivyside Pride Choral Ensemble presents "1939"

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Ivyside Pride will present an evening concert of works from 1939 in honor of the 75th anniversary of Penn State Altoona. $5 Penn State Altoona Students, $7 regular admission

Sat, Dec 6
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Medaille College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sun, Dec 7
2:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Chatham University

Adler Athletic Complex

Mon, Dec 8

Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Wed, Dec 10

1970s Day: Campus-Wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and Staff: Disco fever hits Penn State Altoona! Get out your polyester leisure suit and platform shoes and do the hustle. Decorate your office, dress up, and play music from the 70s. The office with the best 1970s spirit will be eligible for prizes!

Wed, Dec 10 Web site

Disco Christmas Dinner

Port Sky Café

Get disco fever at Port Sky Café with a Disco Christmas Dinner. Remember the fondue era …?

Wed, Dec 10
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

Wed, Dec 10
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Pitt-Greensburg

Greensburg, PA

Wed, Dec 10
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Pitt-Greensburg

Greensburg, PA

Thu, Dec 11
12:10 pm

Division Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Thu, Dec 11
7:30 - 9:00 pm
Web site

Ivyside Dance Ensemble

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Ivyside Dance Ensemble will present a concert of varied repertoire. $5 Penn State Altoona Students, $7 regular admission.

Fri, Dec 12

Classes End

Fri, Dec 12

Withdrawal Deadline

Fri, Dec 12
7:30 - 9:00 pm
Web site

Ivyside Dance Ensemble

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

Ivyside Dance Ensemble will present a concert of varied repertoire. $5 Penn State Altoona Students, $7 regular admission.

Sat - Sun, Dec 13 - 14

Study Days

Ends 12/14/14

Sat, Dec 13
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sat, Dec 13
2:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sat, Dec 13
2:30 - 4:30 pm
Web site

Penn State Altoona University Jazz Band and Choir

Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre

The jazz band and choir will present a concert of varied seasonal repertoire. This concert is free and open to the public.

Sat, Dec 13
4:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sun, Dec 14
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: The Sting (1973)

Devorris Downtown Center

Two con men try to pull their greatest heist. Bring a deck of cards to win the soundtrack!

Mon - Thu, Dec 15 - 18

Final Exams

Ends 12/18/14

Wed, Dec 17

First Day of Hanukkah

Sat, Dec 20

University Park Commencement

Sat, Dec 20
11:00 am
Web site

Penn State Altoona Commencement

Jaffa Shrine, Altoona

Sun, Dec 21

First Day of Winter

Wed, Dec 24

Last Day of Hanukkah

Thu, Dec 25

Christmas

Fri, Dec 26

Kwanzaa Begins

January 2015

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Thu, Jan 1

New Year's Day

Fri - Mon, Jan 2 - 26

Intent to Graduate Activation Period

Ends 1/26/15

Mon, Jan 5
6:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Geneva College

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Jan 7
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Mount Aloysius College

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Jan 7
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Mount Aloysius College

Adler Athletic Complex

Fri, Jan 9

Alumni Society Annual Board Retreat Weekend: Committee Meetings

Kazmaier Family Building

Fri, Jan 9

Leave of Absence Deadline

Sat, Jan 10

Alumni Society Annual Board Retreat Weekend

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Sat, Jan 10
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Pitt-Bradford

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Jan 10
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Pitt-Bradford

Adler Athletic Complex

Sun, Jan 11

Arrival of Residence Hall Students

Sun, Jan 11

Registration Deadline (only available on eLion)

Sun, Jan 11
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Hilbert College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sun, Jan 11
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Hilbert College

Adler Athletic Complex

Mon, Jan 12

Classes Begin

Wed, Jan 14
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Franciscan University

Steubenville, OH

Wed, Jan 14
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Franciscan University

Steubenville, OH

Fri, Jan 16
6:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming vs. Gallaudet University and York College

York, PA

Sat, Jan 17
12:00 pm

Women's Bowling vs. Pitt-Bradford, Medaille College, and Mount Aloysius College

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sat, Jan 17
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Jan 17
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Jan 17
6:00 - 11:30 pm
Web site

Wintervention

Altoona Heritage Discovery Center

It's a wintervention! A social event for Penn State alumni and members of the community that kicks off Winter Plunge Week 2015. Full details will be available in early fall.

Sun, Jan 18
9:00 am

Women's Bowling vs. Pitt-Bradford, Medaille College, and Mount Aloysius College

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sun, Jan 18
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)

Devorris Downtown Center

A bitter detective helps a cartoon rabbit on the run. Bring a magnifying glass to win the DVD!

Mon, Jan 19

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No Classes

Mon, Jan 19
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Thiel College

Greenville, PA

Tue, Jan 20
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: Wopsononock and Ivyside History

Hawthorn Building 150

Presented by Elaine Conrad

Wed, Jan 21

1980s Day: Campus-Wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and staff: May the force be with you today as we celebrate the 1980s. (fyi, would also be a good day to "phone home") Decorate your office, dress up and play music from the 80s. Rubik's Cube contest, anyone? Acid washed jeans? Flashdance sweatshirts? Leg warmers? The office with the best 1980s spirit (and the person with the biggest 80s hair) will be eligible for prizes.

Wed, Jan 21

80s Movie Marathon

Port Sky Cafe

Stop by Port Sky Café for an 80s Movie Marathon, and get sugared up at their candy buffet.

Wed, Jan 21

Regular Drop Deadline

Thu, Jan 22

Late Drop Begins

Thu, Jan 22

Regular Add Deadline (8 a.m.)

Thu - Mon, Jan 22 - Feb 2

Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory Filing Period

Ends 2/2/15

Thu, Jan 22
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

Thu, Jan 22
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. La Roche College

Adler Athletic Complex

Thu, Jan 22
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. La Roche College

Adler Athletic Complex

Fri, Jan 23

Late Registration Begins

Fri, Jan 23
10:00 am

Women's Bowling at the Kutztown University Invitational

Hiester Lanes - Reading, PA

Sat, Jan 24
8:45 am

Women's Bowling at the Kutztown University Invitational

Hiester Lanes - Reading, PA

Sat, Jan 24
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Web site

Third Annual Winter Plunge

Canoe Creek State Park

We're freezin' for a reason! Join us as we raise funds for THON and student scholarships. Check out the Winter Plunge at altoona.psu.edu/winterplunge.

Sat, Jan 24
1:00 pm

Men's and Women's Swimming vs. TBA

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Jan 24
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Medaille College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Jan 24
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Medaille College

Buffalo, NY

Sun, Jan 25
8:00 am

Women's Bowling at the Kutztown University Invitational

Hiester Lanes - Reading, PA

Mon, Jan 26
7:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Frostburg State University

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Jan 28
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Pitt-Greensburg

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Jan 28
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Pitt-Greensburg

Adler Athletic Complex

Fri, Jan 30
10:00 am

Women's Bowling at the Saint Francis University Red Flash Invitational

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sat, Jan 31
8:30 am

Women's Bowling at the Saint Francis University Red Flash Invitational

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sat, Jan 31
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Penn State Behrend

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Jan 31
1:00 pm

Women's Swimming vs. Chatham University and Franciscan University

Chatham University - Pittsburgh, PA

Sat, Jan 31
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Penn State Behrend

Adler Athletic Complex

February 2015

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Sun, Feb 1
8:30 am

Women's Bowling at the Saint Francis University Red Flash Invitational

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Tue, Feb 3
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: The Roots of Rock 'n Roll

Misciagna Center 101-103

Presented by Dr. J. Jerome Zolten, associate professor of communication arts and sciences

Wed, Feb 4
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Wed, Feb 4
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Fri, Feb 6

Last Day to Complete Registration

Sat, Feb 7
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Math Counts Competition

Hawthorn Building (Facilities Rental - Not a Penn State Altoona event)

Sat, Feb 7
12:00 pm

AMCC Women's Bowling Championships

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sat, Feb 7
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Pitt-Bradford

Bradford, PA

Sat, Feb 7
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Pitt-Bradford

Bradford, PA

Sun, Feb 8
9:00 am

AMCC Women's Bowling Championships

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Mon, Feb 9

1990s Day: Campus-Wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and Staff: Rap, grunge, boy bands, the Spice Girls, video games, the rise of the Internet and the birth of Pixar with Toy Story. And sitcoms galore: Seinfeld, Roseanne, Frasier, Friends, Full House. The 90s had it all! Decorate your office, dress up, and play music from the 90s. (Remember "the Rachel" hairstyle?) The office with the best 1990s spirit will be eligible for prizes.

Mon, Feb 9

Cancellation Date for Incomplete Registration

Wed, Feb 11

Men's and Women's Swimming at the AMCC Championships

at Grove City College

Wed, Feb 11

Video Game Theme Event

Port Sky Café

Wed, Feb 11
6:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Franciscan University

Adler Athletic Complex

Wed, Feb 11
8:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Franciscan University

Adler Athletic Complex

Thu, Feb 12

Men's and Women's Swimming at the AMCC Championships

at Grove City College

Thu, Feb 12
12:10 pm

Executive Committee Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Misciagna Center 101

Fri, Feb 13

Men's and Women's Swimming at the AMCC Championships

at Grove City College

Sat, Feb 14

Men's and Women's Swimming at the AMCC Championships

at Grove City College

Sat, Feb 14

Valentine's Day

Sat, Feb 14
1:00 pm

Baseball at Eastern Mennonite University

Harrisonburg, VA

Sat, Feb 14
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball vs. D'Youville College

Adler Athletic Complex

Sat, Feb 14
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball vs. D'Youville College

Adler Athletic Complex

Mon - Fri, Feb 16 - Mar 6

Final Exam Conflict Filing Period

Ends 3/6/15

Thu, Feb 19
12:10 pm

Division Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Sat, Feb 21
9:00 am

Penn State Altoona Women's Bowling Invitational

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sat, Feb 21
1:00 pm

Women's Basketball at Hilbert College

Hamburg, NY

Sat, Feb 21
3:00 pm

Men's Basketball at Hilbert College

Hamburg, NY

Sun, Feb 22
9:00 am

Penn State Altoona Women's Bowling Invitational

Holiday Bowl - Altoona, PA

Sun, Feb 22
12:00 pm

Baseball at the University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, VA

Sun, Feb 22
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: The Color Purple (1985)

Devorris Downtown Center

The life and trials of a young African American woman. Wear purple to win the classic book!

Thu, Feb 26
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

Sat, Feb 28
1:00 pm

Baseball at Shenandoah University

Winchester, VA

March 2015

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Tue, Mar 3
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: Spanish Civil War or Waves in Feminism

Misciagna Center 101-103

Presented by Dr. Julia A. Hudson-Richards, assistant professor of history

Thu, Mar 5
12:10 pm

Executive Committee Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Misciagna Center 101

Sun, Mar 8
1:00 pm

Softball at Methodist University

Fayetteville, NC

Mon, Mar 9

Softball at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic

Myrtle Beach, SC

Mon - Sat, Mar 9 - 14

Spring Break - No Classes

Ends 3/14/15

Tue, Mar 10

Softball at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic

Myrtle Beach, SC

Wed, Mar 11

Softball at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic

Myrtle Beach, SC

Thu, Mar 12

Softball at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic

Myrtle Beach, SC

Fri, Mar 13

Softball at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic

Myrtle Beach, SC

Sun, Mar 15
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Sneakers (1992)

Devorris Downtown Center

Computer hackers discover the ultimate government secret. Wear sneakers to win the DVD!

Tue, Mar 17

Saint Patrick's Day

Wed, Mar 18
3:00 pm

Softball at Saint Vincent College

Latrobe, PA

Thu, Mar 19
12:10 pm

Division Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Sun, Mar 22
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Pleasantville (1998)

Devorris Downtown Center

Two modern teens are transported to a 1950s sitcom. Bring a TV remote to win the DVD!

Wed, Mar 25 Web site

Harry Potter Dinner

Port Sky Café

Celebrate the millennium with a Harry Potter Dinner at Port Sky Café

Wed, Mar 25 Web site

Millenium Day: Campus-Wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and Staff: Y2K fever! The birth of reality TV. Social Media. Celebrate the 2000s and decorate your office and dress up with your favorite trend from the past 15 years. The office with the best millennium spirit will be eligible for prizes.

Wed, Mar 25
1:00 pm

Baseball at La Roche College

Pittsburgh, PA

Wed, Mar 25
3:00 pm

Softball vs. Franciscan University

Stewart Athletic Field

Thu, Mar 26
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

Sat, Mar 28
1:00 pm

Baseball vs. Medaille College

Stewart Athletic Field

Sun, Mar 29
1:00 pm

Softball vs. Hilbert College

Stewart Athletic Field

Tue, Mar 31
1:00 pm

Baseball vs. Pitt-Greensburg

Stewart Athletic Field

April 2015

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Sat, Apr 4
1:00 pm

Baseball at Penn State Behrend

Erie, PA

Sat, Apr 4
1:00 pm

Softball vs. Penn State Behrend

Stewart Athletic Field

Mon, Apr 6
1:00 pm

Baseball at Penn State Harrisburg

Harrisburg, PA

Tue, Apr 7
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: Evolution of the Death Penalty in America

Misciagna Center 101-103

Presented by Dr. Amanda K. Cox, assistant professor of criminal justice

Wed, Apr 8
3:00 pm

Softball at Pitt-Greensburg

Greensburg, PA

Thu, Apr 9
12:10 pm

Executive Committee Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Misciagna Center 101

Fri, Apr 10

Declare Minor Deadline for spring 2015 graduates

Fri, Apr 10

Late Drop Deadline

Fri, Apr 10
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

History Encampment

Grounds Outside Hawthorn Building

Sat, Apr 11
1:00 pm

Baseball vs. Pitt-Bradford

Stewart Athletic Field

Sat, Apr 11
1:00 pm

Softball at Pitt-Bradford

Bradford, PA

Sun, Apr 12
1:00 pm

Baseball at Frostburg State University

Frostburg, MD

Sun, Apr 12
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: 3:10 to Yuma (2007)

Devorris Downtown Center

A poor rancher escorts a condemned outlaw to prison. Wear a watch to win the book!

Tue, Apr 14
1:00 pm

Baseball at Juniata College

Huntingdon, PA

Tue, Apr 14
3:00 pm

Softball vs. La Roche College

Stewart Athletic Field

Wed, Apr 15 Web site

Future Day: Campus-Wide Decade Celebration

Faculty and Staff: What do you think will be trends of the future? Get creative and decorate your office and dress with your personal take the future. The office with the best spirit of the future will be eligible for prizes.

Wed, Apr 15 Web site

Mini Food Show

Port Sky Café

What will be the food of the future? Stop by Port Sky Café to get a glimpse of what we’ll be eating in years to come.

Thu, Apr 16
12:10 pm

Division Meeting: Arts and Humanities

Port Sky Cafe Mountain View Room

Thu, Apr 16
3:30 pm

Softball vs. Westminster College

Stewart Athletic Field

Sat, Apr 18
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair

Hawthorn and Misciagna

Honors Program-Sponsored Extravaganza of Student Research and Creative Activities. Monetary Awards for Students!

Sat, Apr 18
1:00 pm

Baseball vs. Hilbert College

Stewart Athletic Field

Sat, Apr 18
1:00 pm

Softball at Medaille College

Buffalo, NY

Sun, Apr 19
1:00 pm

Altoona Curve Game

PNG Field, Altoona

Head to PNG Field for a Curve game, celebrating our 75th anniversary.

Sun, Apr 19
1:00 pm

Baseball vs. Saint Vincent College

Stewart Athletic Field

Sun, Apr 19
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: The Majestic (2001)

Devorris Downtown Center

An amnesic Hollywood screenwriter is mistaken for a hero. Win TCM Classic Movies Trivia!

Wed, Apr 22
1:00 pm

Baseball at Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Wed, Apr 22
3:00 pm

Softball vs. Mount Aloysius College

Stewart Athletic Field

Sat, Apr 25
1:00 pm

Baseball at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Sat, Apr 25
1:00 pm

Softball at D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

Sun, Apr 26
1:00 pm

Baseball vs. Hood College

Stewart Athletic Field

Sun, Apr 26
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: Secretariat (2010)

Devorris Downtown Center

The story of the famous race horse and the Triple Crown. Bring a coin to win the DVD!

Wed, Apr 29
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Chancellor's Chat

Smith Building E104

May 2015

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Fri, May 1

Classes End

Fri, May 1

Withdrawal Deadline

Fri, May 1
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Alumni Society Board Meeting Weekend: Committee Meetings

Kazmaier Family Building

Sat - Sun, May 2 - 3

Study Days

Ends 5/3/15

Sat, May 2
8:00 - 10:00 am

Alumni Society Board Meeting Weekend: Committee Meetings

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Sat, May 2
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Alumni Society Board Meeting Weekend: Board of Directors Meeting

Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Sun, May 3
6:00 pm
Web site

Film Series: The Monuments Men (2014)

Devorris Downtown Center

Art experts try to save priceless treasures from the Nazis. Bring a copy of your favorite work of art to win the book!

Mon - Thu, May 4 - 7

Final Exams

Ends 5/7/15

Tue, May 5
12:15 - 1:00 pm
Web site

Faculty Lecture Series: Transformations in Nursing

Misciagna Center 101-103

Presented by Ms. Lori Smith, instructor in nursing

Fri - Sun, May 8 - 10

University Park Commencement

Ends 5/10/15

Sat, May 9
10:00 am
Web site

Penn State Altoona Commencement

Jaffa Shrine, Altoona

June 2015

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Sun, Jun 7
6:00 - 11:00 am

Family Services 5K Race

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