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Penn State Altoona to present work of Visual Art Studies Senior Hannah Sheridan

4.20.2014 Penn State Altoona is pleased to present Missing: Mom, an exhibition of work by Visual Arts Studies senior Hannah Sheridan. The exhibition will be on display in the Sheetz Gallery of the Misciagna Fam...

PHOTOS: Ag Awareness Day 2014

PHOTOS: Ag Awareness Day 2014

4.17.2014 Penn State Altoona hosted its annual Ag Awareness Day on April 17 for the campus community. Special events included a petting zoo, camel rides, Penn State Creamery ice cream, educational exhibits, Co... View Photos

PHOTOS: Star Series featuring Megan Simpson

PHOTOS: Star Series featuring Megan Simpson

4.17.2014 Megan Simpson, associate professor of English and women's studies at Penn State Altoona, presented "Cross-Cultural Engagement: Reading American Multiethnic Literatures" on Thursday, Apr... View Photos

PHOTOS: Faculty and Staff Research Reception

PHOTOS: Faculty and Staff Research Reception

4.17.2014 A reception was held April 16, 2014, to honor faculty and staff who published books or received external grants for research in 2013-2014. Posters of book covers and descriptions of research were on d... View Photos

Dance Team wins first place at competition

4.17.2014 The Penn State Altoona Dance Team recently won first place at the Showstopper Regional Competition held in Pittsburgh March 1 - 2. The team performed a jazz number, In the Mix, choreographed by team c...

Annual Research and Creativity Fair Announces Winners

Annual Research and Creativity Fair Announces Winners

4.16.2014 Penn State Altoona held its annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair Saturday April 12. First held in 2003, the goal of the fair is to showcase to the entire college community the ex... View Photos

Murphy's poem featured on Verse Daily

4.14.2014 Erin Murphy, associate professor of English, had her poem “Dear Winged” featured recently on the online poetry website "Verse Daily."...

PHOTOS: Griffith Family Foundation Cancer Symposium

PHOTOS: Griffith Family Foundation Cancer Symposium

4.10.2014 Penn State Altoona hosted the second annual Griffith Family Foundation Pancreatic Cancer Symposium on April 4. A panel of doctors presented along with Erin Willet, Ambassador of Hope for the Pancreat... View Photos

Davis wins editor's prize from literary journal

4.10.2014 Todd Davis, professor of English, won the top 2014 editor's prize from "Chautauqua" literary journal for his poem "The Last Time My Mother Lay Down With My Father." The honor ...

PHOTOS: Daymond John

PHOTOS: Daymond John

4.10.2014 Daymond John spoke at Penn State Altoona Thursday, March 27, 2014 in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center as part of the college’s Distinguished Speaker Series.... View Photos

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