Birding Classic photo

Birding Classic puts funds to good use

For the second year in a row the Earth Day Birding Classic was held at Penn State Altoona as teams competed to identify by sight or sound as many species of birds as possible in 24 hours in Blair and nearby counties.
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a player sinks a putt at the annual Penn State Altoona Community for Kids Golf Tournament

Former Penn State and NFL players to headline Community for Kids Golf Tournament

The Penn State Altoona Alumni Society will host the third annual Community for Kids Golf Tournament Friday, July 21, 2017, at Sinking Valley Country Club in Altoona.
SADA awards the Arc with inaugural award

SADA announces inaugural award recipient

Penn State Altoona's Students Advocating for Disability Awareness (SADA) organization presented The Arc of Blair County with its inaugural SADA Star Award.
Erin C. Murphy

Erin Murphy wins chapbook competition

Erin Murphy has won the 2016 Keystone Chapbook Series competition with her winning manuscript "Remorse Code."
Rebecca Strzelec

Rebecca Strzelec to be a guest on WPSU's "Take Note"

Rebecca Strzelec is a guest on the WPSU radio program Take Note with Patty Satalia, speaking about her varied experiences and reflections as Penn State Laureate.
Penn State Altoona Enactus students at the 2017 National Expo in Kansas City, Missouri

Enactus team brings home a third place finish at national expo

Fifteen students traveled to Kansas City, Missouri, to compete in the 2017 Enactus United States National Exposition, May 21-23 where the team placed third in its league.
Brian Black

Brian Black is opening speaker at Paris energy conference

Brian Black is the invited opening speaker at the annual conference of the European Oil and Gas Network (EOGAN) in Paris, France, June 1-2, 2017.

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AMCC Announces 2017 Spring Sportsmanship Team

The AMCC released its 2017 Spring Sportsmanship Team, including four representatives from Penn State Altoona spring sports teams.
Waldemar Rivera-Berrios

Men's Volleyball named NCAA Statistical Champs

Sophomore libero Waldemar Rivera-Berrios and his team were each officially crowned as NCAA Division III statistical champions in digs per set.

Penn State Altoona Finishes Third in AMCC Presidents Cup Race

Penn State Altoona Athletics has finished in third place in the 2017 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Presidents Cup standings.