Monarch Butterfly

A Distant Pair of Wings

Thanks to some faculty and students, art and science came together to raise awareness of the monarch’s plight and start an effort to help the butterflies migrate.
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Alum Don Cella

Molding a dream

Alumnus Don Cella is realizing his career dreams as the owner of a tile and ceramics company in Pittsburgh.
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Blue Horizon

The Sky's the Limit

As part of their senior capstone project, three engineering students collect atmospheric data by creating a functioning weather balloon as part of Lockheed Martin's Project Blue Horizon.
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Finnley Christine

Finnley Christine Earns AMCC and ECAC Player of the Week Status

The sophomore guard hails from Tyrone, PA.
Danielle Bye

Danielle Bye Picked AMCC Women's Swimmer of the Week

The freshman from Hockessin, DE was named the AMCC Women's Swimmer of the Week.
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Men’s Volleyball Picked to Repeat as NEAC Champs

The league’s coaches voted the Lions into first place in the 2018 edition of the conference’s preseason poll.
Hard Freight spring 2017 submission date Feb. 20

Hard Freight submission deadline Feb. 20

Up to three entries per student in the categories of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, visual art, and multimedia work may be submitted online.
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Altoona Division of Undergraduate Studies achieves level two Green Paws status

The office is the first at Penn State Altoona to achieve level two status as part of the University-wide sustainability program.
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Penn State Altoona to host 2017-18 University Laureate

Andrew Belser's presentation will play on a loop from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center with a presentation at 4:00 p.m.
Schreyer Honors College

Schreyer Honors College open forum set for Feb. 20

Richard Stoller will provide information about the Schreyer Honors College and to discuss the Gateway Application Process.
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John Kaag to offer "Morality in an Age of Hubris" lecture

A live stream of Kaag's "Morality in an Age of Hubris: What Matters Most and Why" will air January 29 at 7:00 p.m.