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Penn ribbon cutting

Penn State Altoona formally dedicates Penn Building

Penn State Altoona formally dedicated the Penn Building, the newest edition to its downtown campus, on Oct. 14.
Hard Freight Submission Poster

Submit Now! Hard Freight submission deadline is Oct. 17

Students may submit up to three entries in the categories of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, visual art, and multimedia work.
Business people high-fiving

Penn State Altoona offers free business workshops

Workshops will be offered Oct. 26 and Nov. 15 at the Altoona Launchbox, Downtown Altoona.
Tulary Girard presents paper at marketing conference

Tulay Girard presents paper at Atlantic Marketing Association Conference

Girard presented "Examining Private-Label Brand Equity Dimensions: Do Brand Equity Dimensions Differ for Different PLBs of the Same Store?"
Doctors and nurses sitting around a table

Penn State Altoona to host medical conference Oct. 28

Conference will focus on a variety of issues including newborn dermatology, thyroid disease, wound care, burn treatment, addiction and treatment, cardiology, and vertigo.
Jerry Zolten with Martin guitar

Jerry Zolten to take part in Martin Guitar Gathering

The event will take place Oct. 14 at Bucknell University

Stabler named Outstanding Woman of the Year by League of Railway Industry Women

The League of Railway Industry Women named Transportation Technology Center, Inc. president Lisa Stabler as 2017 Outstanding Woman of the Year.
Kirk Kelleher standing outside Wheeling Nailers arena

Internships help land student Wheeling Nailers job

A pair of internships with hockey teams led Kirk Kelleher to a full time job with the Wheeling Nailers.
Dom Flemons

Canal Jam 2017

On Saturday, September 23, music and the environment, plus local history, come together for the 2017 Canal Jam at the Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site in Gallitzin, PA.
Jerry Zolten

Jerry Zolten to present at symposium focusing on black gospel music

Zolten will present "Straining at a Gnat and Swallowing a Camel: Black Folk Preachers, Life Teachers, and Equality Seekers."

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