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Canal Jam set for Sept. 26

6.30.2015 Party like it's 1839! at the Canal-Era Music Entertainment and Summit, Saturday, September 26, 2015, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, in Gallitzin, PA....

Davis named Black Earth Institute fellow

6.24.2015 Todd Davis, professor of environmental studies and English, has been named a fellow in the Black Earth Institute, a progressive think-tank dedicated to re-forging the links between art and spirit, ear...

Donald Devorris honored with Distinguished Alumni Award

6.16.2015 Donald Devorris, of Altoona, was honored with Penn State’s Distinguished Alumni Award on June 5, 2015, at University Park. This award is the highest honor given by Penn State to alumni whose "p...

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John Kazmaier Named Honorary Alumnus

6.16.2015 John P. Kazmaier, of Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, received the Penn State Honorary Alumni Award during a weekend-long celebration at University Park June 5-6, 2015. The award is given by the Penn Stat... View Photos

Three Penn State Altoona Teams Earn AMCC Peak Performer Awards

6.16.2015 A trio of Penn State Altoona varsity sports teams were announced as winners of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's annual Peak Performer awards for academic excellence on Monday mornin...

Summer Planting at Penn State Altoona

6.11.2015 Summer planting has begun at Penn State Altoona. Check out this little video to see how things look so far!...

Grads pen article for "Emerson Society Papers"

6.2.2015 The most recent issue of the "Emerson Society Papers," a scholarly publication, features an article by two Penn State Altoona graduates, Jennifer Cowfer and Anne Maucieri....

Sherrill's "Joy, PA" reviewed in The Guardian

6.1.2015 Steven Sherrill's newest book, "Joy, PA," was recently reviewed in The Guardian, an online, international news outlet....

Etters travels to Jamaica for Murals Talk program

5.29.2015 Pamela Etters, head coach of women's soccer, recently traveled to Jamaica as part of the Murals Talk program....

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...

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