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"Lone Survivor" author Marcus Luttrell to speak at Penn State Altoona

1473 hits - 11.7.2014 Marcus Luttrell, Navy SEAL and author of the 2007 #1 New York Times best-selling book, Lone Survivor, will speak at Penn State Altoona as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series. The event is Monday...

Working on Life's Canvas: Shalom Dubas talks about art, travel, and family

802 hits - 11.13.2014 She’s a ball of energy with an infectious smile, and at just 17, Shalom Dubas has a clear sense of who she is and where she is going in life....

Cameron Conaway, emerging writer-in-residence to present poetry reading Dec. 3

622 hits - 11.3.2014 Penn State Altoona will present a poetry reading by Cameron Conaway on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 4 p.m. in rooms 101-103 of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts....

Adult Center to host financial literacy workshop Nov. 12

592 hits - 11.7.2014 Penn State Altoona's Adult Center will present "What is Financial Literacy?" on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 5:30 - 7 p.m. in room 129 of the Eiche Library....

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A Look into Intro to Visual Arts Studies

590 hits - 10.31.2014 Intro to Visual Arts Studies students have created some "site-specific" art work that features areas around Penn State Altoona's campus. A few examples include a small stone path in the... View Photos

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PHOTOS: Safe Trick or Treat 2014

429 hits - 10.31.2014 Penn State Altoona held its annual Operation Safe Trick or Treat on campus Thursday, October 30. Hundreds of children and families in the community stopped by. Take a look at some of the costumes fro... View Photos

Education majors work with Child Development Center students

406 hits - 11.14.2014 A group of Penn State Altoona education majors recently got first-hand experience working with the kindergarten children from the Penn State Altoona Child Development Center. Students in Christina Bla...

Zolten to present at Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville

384 hits - 11.3.2014 Jerry Zolten, associate professor of communication arts and sciences, will give a presentation at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville on November 22. The special program, "From Hillbilly ...

Bonta selected to receive 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant

379 hits - 11.11.2014 Steven Bonta, instructor in Spanish, has been selected to receive a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S Scholar Grant to Sri Lanka....

Penn State Altoona to receive funding to improve transportation alternatives

370 hits - 11.11.2014 Penn State Altoona is slated to receive funding for one of fifty-six projects to improve transportation alternatives around the state, PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch announced November 10. Altoona ...