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Penn State Altoona to present artwork by Bethany Hargrove

927 hits - 8.10.2016 An exhibition of work by Bethany Hargrove will take place Sept. 8 – Nov. 20 in the McLanahan Gallery of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. "A Soft Place to Land" is free and ...

Penn State Altoona to present artwork by Lisa Bigalke

807 hits - 8.9.2016 An exhibition of work by Lisa Bigalke will take place Sept. 8 – Dec. 11 in the Sheetz Gallery of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts. "Wandering Through Glacial Remains" is fre...

Communication major’s work accepted for presentation at national conference

798 hits - 8.1.2016 While a communication major at Penn State Altoona, Meghan Delsite of Sunbury, PA, collaborated with Robert Trumpbour, Ph.D, associate professor of communications, to prepare a paper that was accepted ...

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley to read at Ford Foundation

674 hits - 8.1.2016 Patricia Jabbeh Wesley, associate professor of English, will read from her poetry at the Ford Foundation in New York City August 3....

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Annual Community for Kids Golf Tournament raises nearly $16,000

434 hits - 8.23.2016 The Penn State Altoona Alumni Society and the Blair County Multidisciplinary Investigative Team (MDIT) hosted the second annual Community for Kids Golf Tournament Friday, August 12 at Sinking Valley C... View Photos

Men's Soccer Takes Fifth Place in Preseason Coaches Poll

414 hits - 8.4.2016 The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2016 Men's Soccer Preseason Coaches Poll on Thursday, and the Penn State Altoona men's soccer team was picked to finish fifth in the...

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VIDEO & PHOTOS: Move-in 2016

383 hits - 8.19.2016 Move-In Day 2016 was fantastic! Faculty, staff, student Orientation Leaders, and students from various clubs and organizations were on hand to help first-year students unload and settle into their roo... View Photos

Women's Soccer Takes Sixth Place in AMCC Preseason Poll

362 hits - 8.4.2016 Penn State Altoona women's soccer was voted into sixth place in the 2016 edition of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Women's Soccer Preseason Coaches Poll, which was released on ...

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PHOTOS: Orientation 2016

349 hits - 8.23.2016 Penn State Altoona welcomed the class of 2020 with fun events and activities throughout Orientation Weekend, August 19-21. There was academic convocation, trivia, a traditions and spirit rally, Playfa... View Photos

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PHOTOS: Education Conference featuring Ron Clark

297 hits - 8.9.2016 The Penn State Altoona Education Conference, held Aug. 5 at the Blair County Convention Center, was a rousing success with nearly 300 attendees from fifteen states and Canada.... View Photos