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Kevin Moist

Kevin Moist presents paper at ’60s Counterculture Conference

Kevin M. Moist recently presented a paper at the Revisiting the Summer of Love, Rethinking the Counterculture Conference, in San Francisco.
Jessica Henri at Fox Hollow Boutique

A Passion for Fashion

Jessica Henri '14 joins the revitalization of downtown Altoona with the opening of Fox Hollow Boutique
Julie Decker and Teresa Shellenbarger

Decker offers presentation at international research congress in Dublin

Julie Decker recently returned from Dublin, Ireland after being an invited presenter at the Sigma Theta Tau 28th International Research Congress.
Rail Transportation Engineering Tracks Photo

Penn State Altoona receives $15k grant for Rail Transportation Engineering

The Penn State Altoona Rail Transportation Engineering program was awarded a $15,000 education grant from the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association.

Altoona receives funding for STEM Program for Young Women

Penn State Altoona will receive start-up funding for the STEM Program for Young Women.
Jerry Zolten

Zolten article looks at growth of African American "folk" preachers

Zolten's article "When gospel sermons came on the phonograph," has been published in "The Conversation."
 Altoona LaunchBox opens in downtown Altoona

Altoona LaunchBox opens in downtown Altoona

Penn State Altoona furthered its commitment to innovation and economic development with the Altoona LaunchBox dedication and ribbon cutting June 1, 2017, in downtown Altoona.
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.

Faculty receive seed grant for new course development

Faculty members Karyn McKinney Marvasti and Beth Seymour are the recipients of a seed grant from Penn State's Office for General Education.
Spring 2017 Student Showcase

Spring 2017 Student Showcase

Penn State Altoona held its spring semester Business, Engineering, and Information Sciences and Technology Student Showcase event Friday, April 28, 2017.

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