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Penn State Altoona to receive award from Blair County Historical Society

10.30.2014 As Penn State Altoona celebrates is 75th anniversary, it will receive the Award for Excellence in Preservation of County History or Heritage from the Blair County Historical Society. This award recogn...

Black is invited speaker at conference on environment and business history

10.30.2014 Brian Black is an invited speaker at the University of Delaware’s Hagley Museum for the conference “Green Capitalism?: Exploring the Crossroads of Environment and Business History.” Black will ...

De Reus is featured guest on French international news network show

10.28.2014 Lee Ann De Reus was a featured guest on France24, a French international news network, on October 23....

Womack's "Made to Order" honored with award by Blair County Historical Society

10.28.2014 Kenneth Womack’s book, Made to Order: The Sheetz Story, has been honored with an Excellence in Historic Preservation Award by the Blair County Historical Society. The award will be presented at the ...

Brooks Headlines Lions' Selections to Golf All-Conference Team

10.24.2014 Penn State Altoona freshman golfer Matt Brooks (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) was voted the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Co-Newcomer of the Year and was also selected to the first team of the ...

Black to speak at national meeting of Wildlife Society

10.23.2014 Brian Black, professor of history and environmental studies, will be one of three speakers leading the plenary session "Powerful Landscapes: Wildlife and Energy in North America" at the nati...

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PHOTOS: Decades Days - 1930s, 40s, and 50s

10.22.2014 Penn State Altoona faculty and staff have been celebrating the college's 75th anniversary by participating in "Decades Days." On Wednesday, September 10, faculty and staff were invited ... View Photos

Lorber receives Gail A. Hurley Student-Centered Award

10.22.2014 Zach Lorber is the recipient of the Gail A. Hurley Student-Centered Award, which recognizes an individual within Housing and Food Services who consistently demonstrates a commitment to Penn State stud...

Heels and Headlocks: Marra Aurand and the best of both worlds

10.22.2014 Marra Aurand is the kind of girl who can walk a runway in a gown and heels one day and the next put you in a headlock so well-executed it would make Stone Cold Steve Austin weep with pride. She can wr...

Students and faculty volunteer at Gettysburg National Military Park

10.21.2014 Several Penn State Altoona students and faculty volunteered their time and effort to the extensive battlefield landscape restoration initiative of Gettysburg National Military Park on October 17. The ...

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