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Jerrzy Zolten

Zolten assists with PBS's "Finding Your Roots" episode

The episode, tracing the ancestry of Ahmir Khalib Thompson, aka, Questlove, The Roots, airs locally on WPSU Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

Undergraduate Research at Penn State Altoona

Undergraduate research opportunities are available all across Penn State Altoona. Several students share their experiences with research and explain the benefits of getting involved.

Jerry Zolten

Zolten's "How They Got Over" takes home prize at Chicago festival

The feature film documentary was selected as the winner in the "Killer Soundtrack" category.
Sheetz Fellows at the 2017 CEO Conference

Penn State Altoona Sheetz Fellows Attend 2017 National CEO Conference in Tampa

Nineteen Sheetz Fellows attended the 2017 National Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) Conference in Tampa, Florida, Oct. 26-29.
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The Entrepreneurial Spirit

Meet four student who will share their experiences as part of a student entrepreneur panel.
Jungwoo Ryoo

Human authentication article by Jungwoo Ryoo published in "The Conversation"

Ryoo's article, "The challenge of authenticating real humans in a digital world," was recently published.
Jerry Zolten

Jerry Zolten to participate in international music and movie festival in Chicago

Zolten will offer a Q&A following a screening of the film "How They Got Over: Gospel Quartets and the Road to Rock 'n' Roll."
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Connecting Over the Airwaves

For Shaheed Nick Mohammed, doing research for his latest book was “like diving into an old movie.”
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Global Entrepreneurship Week set for Nov. 13-19

The campus will participate in the annual celebration of Penn State's year-round commitment to innovation.
Don Graab

Retired Norfolk Southern vice president Don Graab to speak on campus

Graab will speak on Tuesday, November 7 from 12:10 - 1:15 p.m. in the Edith Davis Eve Chapel.

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