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Randy Green of McCartney's Business Products of Altoona at the Altoona Launchbox

McCartney’s Business Products furnishes Altoona LaunchBox

An in-kind gift from McCartney’s Business Products of Altoona has outfitted Penn State Altoona’s LaunchBox with a variety of tables, chairs, and desks of classic and modern designs.
Forest Scene

Environmental Studies alum to speak Apr. 17

Alexandra Patton will share her post-graduation experience working with the US Forest Service in a presentation titled, "Conservation in Action: Career Path since Penn State Altoona."
Heather Myers

English alum wins Association of Writers and Writing Programs award

Heather Myers, a 2016 Penn State Altoona English alumna, has won an award from the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Intro Journals Project.
Jim Restauri winning a boxing match

Jim Restauri to be inducted into Blair County Sports Hall of Fame

Jim Restauri will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at a ceremony on April 7, 2018.
Erin Kelly '09

Erin Kelly to receive 2018 WISE Women of Blair County award

Kelly will receive the award in the Arts and Letters category at an awards dinner on April 18.
Sheriece Veazey and Deb Hirschbiel

In the Spotlight

Thanks to hard work and determination, opportunities abound for alum Sheriece Veazy.
Alum Erin Kelly

The View from Here

Unwilling to be limited by a disability, alum Erin Kelly shares her voice through her writing.
Steve Richards and Michele J. De Leon

Penn State Altoona Philanthropic Council Chair endows Open Doors Scholarship

Steve Richards and Michele J. De Leon have made a $50,000 gift commitment to establish the Harold (Had) C. Richards Memorial Open Doors Scholarship.
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.

Penn State Altoona Winter Plunge canceled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Penn State Altoona 2018 Winter Plunge, scheduled for Jan. 28, has been canceled.

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