News Top 10

Check out Penn State Altoona's ten most popular news items from the past 30 days listed below. For a complete listing of Penn State Altoona news items, visit our News Archive.

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PS Solutions Foundation pledges support for Penn State Altoona Summer Kids' College

636 hits - 6.3.2016 Penn State Altoona has received a $2,500 gift commitment from PS Solutions Foundation to fund twenty need-based scholarships for girls attending the Kids' College Summer Technology Camps, which i...

Four Penn State Altoona Student-Athletes Included on AMCC Spring Sportsmanship Team

593 hits - 6.3.2016 On Friday, the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference announced its 2016 Spring All-Sportsmanship Team, and it included four Penn State Altoona student-athletes....

Burge, Keller Voted to ECAC Softball All-Star Team

476 hits - 6.15.2016 Penn State Altoona softball had a pair of standout players receive regional recognition for their performances during the 2016 season, as junior pitcher Kate Burge (Philipsburg, PA/Philipsburg-Osceola...

Environmental Studies students present at annual conference

443 hits - 6.16.2016 Two Penn State Altoona environmental studies students presented at the PA Water Environmental Association's annual PennTec Conference and Exhibition held June 5-8 at the Penn Stater....

Alum wins magazine's first poetry chapbook contest

426 hits - 6.3.2016 As the winner of "Structo Magazine's" first poetry chapbook contest, Penn State Altoona alumna Christina Seymour has had her chapbook, "Flowers Around Your Soft Throat," publi...

Shomberg Selected to First Team of ECAC All-Star Squad

426 hits - 6.8.2016 Another accolade rolled in for Penn State Altoona baseball sophomore Jim Shomberg (Lansdale, PA/Methacton) on Tuesday afternoon, as the outfielder was voted to the first team of the Eastern College At...

Pearce, Graham Named to AMCC All-Academic Team

408 hits - 6.7.2016 Junior cross country runner Makayla Pearce (Lewistown, PA/Indian Valley/Mifflin County) was Penn State Altoona's female representative on the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's All-A...

Black travels to China as distinguished scholar

375 hits - 6.20.2016 Brian Black, professor of history and environmental studies, will travel to Beijing, China, to deliver the invited lecture "Energizing Environmental History" at the conference Riches of Natu...

Diversity According to South Park and Family Guy set for Sep. 7

375 hits - 6.20.2016 Penn State Altoona will present "Diversity According to South Park and Family Guy" on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at 7 p.m. in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center....

Jungwoo Ryoo's article on big data featured in "The Conversation"

330 hits - 6.20.2016 Jungwoo Ryoo's article "Big data jobs are out there – are you ready?" was recently published on "The Conversation," an independent source of news and views from the academic...