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Champion softball grads receive surprise commencement ceremony

5.19.2015 While the rest of the Penn State Altoona graduates were donning cap and gown on Saturday, May 9 for the spring 2015 commencement ceremony, four seniors spent their day on the softball field, helping t...

AMCC Releases Spring Sportsmanship Team

5.18.2015 The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2015 Spring Sportsmanship Team on Friday, and the team includes a member from each of Penn State Altoona's three spring varsity sports te...

Penn State Altoona receives $50,000 gift from Investment Savings Bank in support of Kids’ College

5.14.2015 Penn State Altoona has received a gift commitment of $50,000 from Investment Savings Bank (ISB) to fund need-based scholarships for Summer Kids’ College. The commitment is the third from ISB in supp...

Murphy receives inaugural Womack Book Award

5.11.2015 Erin Murphy, associate professor of English, has received the inaugural Fred Allen Womack and Frances Sue Zimmerman Womack Book Award for her sixth collection of poetry, "Ancilla." She was p...

Lady Lions Shut Out Bethany 8-0 For First-Ever ECAC Title

5.11.2015 Penn State Altoona softball earned an Eastern College Athletic Conference title for the first time in program history on Sunday afternoon when it defeated Bethany College 8-0 in the ECAC Division III ...

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PHOTOS: Faculty and Staff Awards

5.11.2015 Penn State Altoona faculty and staff members were honored for their exemplary work at the college during the annual Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony held Friday, May 8 on campus.... View Photos

Trustees approve lease-to-buy agreement with ABCD for Penn Building

5.11.2015 To alleviate space limitations on the Penn State Altoona campus, Penn State's Board of Trustees today (May 8) approved the proposed lease-to-purchase plan for the Penn Building in downtown Altoon...

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Photos and Video: Spring 2015 Commencement Ceremony

5.11.2015 Penn State Altoona held its spring 2015 commencement ceremony Saturday, May 9 at the Jaffa Shrine in Altoona. 216 of the 272 graduates participated in the ceremony. Cameron Conaway, author and Penn St... View Photos

TV production class to be featured on Public Access channel

5.7.2015 Penn State Altoona's TV production class, Comm 470B, will be featured this weekend on the Public Access channel....

Zolten's Country Music Hall of Fame presentation available online

5.7.2015 A recent presentation given by Jerry Zolten at the Country Music Hall of Fame is now available at

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