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Photos and Video: Move In Day 2014

1670 hits - 8.21.2014 Penn State Altoona welcomed its class of 2018 with Move-In Day, Thursday, August 21. About 680 first-year students settled into their residence halls. Take a look at some photos from the day!... View Photos

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PHOTOS: Orientation 2014

841 hits - 8.28.2014 It was non-stop activity over the weekend for first-year students as they acclimated themselves to Penn State Altoona. Between Lion Chats, academic meetings, Convocation, and student services panels,... View Photos

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PHOTOS: 2014 Involvement Fair

660 hits - 9.3.2014 More than sixty student clubs and organizations along with twelve community service agencies took part in Penn State Altoona's annual Student Involvement Fair. The fair gives students an opportun... View Photos

Poetry reading and Hard Freight Cafe set for Oct. 7

532 hits - 8.26.2014 Poet Renee Nicholson will read from her work Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. Nicholson, assistant professor at West Virginia University, is the author...

Penn State Altoona to host Gene Giacomelli

488 hits - 8.28.2014 Gene Giacomelli, professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering at the University of Arizona Tucson, will speak at Penn State Altoona Thursday, October 2, 12:10 – 1 p.m. in the Misciagna Famil...

2014 First-Year Student Profile

469 hits - 9.5.2014 On August 25, 2014, more than 1,500 baccalaureate and associate first-year students began their college career at Penn State Altoona....

Penn State Altoona to host University laureate

417 hits - 8.26.2014 Penn State laureate and theatre artist Susan Russell will speak Wednesday, September 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Paul R. and Margery Wolf Kuhn Theatre of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. T...

Penn State Altoona to present Takács Quartet on Oct. 2

379 hits - 8.29.2014 The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State is partnering with the Penn State Altoona Division of Arts and Humanities to present two free public programs featuring the world-famous Takács Quarte...

STAR series to feature Sandy Petrulionis on Oct. 9

358 hits - 8.26.2014 Sandy Pretrulionis, distinguished professor of English and American studies at Penn State Altoona, will present "From Faded Manuscripts to the Digital Humanities: The Lives of Mary Moody Emerson ...

Ruiz selected to participate in Philadelphia Fringe Festival

336 hits - 8.27.2014 Carlos Ruiz, instructor in Theatre Arts, has been selected to participate in the 2014 Philadelphia Fringe Festival, where he will perform his series of puppet vignettes, Incongruous, September 5 - 21,...