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Events set for Women's History Month 2018

Events, including film screenings, discussions, and more, will take place March 14 - 29, 2018.
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Brian Black to participate in Teach-In event

Black will participate in the round table panel titled “Post-Carbon Futures in a Fact-Challenged Present.”
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Patricia Jabbeh Wesley to read poetry at international literary conference

Wesley will read as part of a celebration of Autumn House Press's 20th Anniversary at the Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference.
Todd Davis

Poem by Todd Davis featured "The Missouri Review"

Davis's poem "Taxidermy: Cathartes aura" was selected as the publications Poem of the Week.
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.
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Ivyside Dance Ensemble stages student/alumni performance for 10th anniversary

In addition to the current company dancers, nine alumni dancers return to participate in the 10th anniversary performance.
Roselyn Costantino

Roselyn Costantino to participate in panel discussion Feb. 22

Costantino, professor of Spanish and women's, gender, and sexuality studies at Penn State Altoona, will offer thoughts on health disparities in rural and Latina communities.

"Hard Freight" submission deadline extended

Students may now submit entries of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, and visual art through March 1, 2018.
Mike Lucas

Mike Lucas featured in "Orthodox Arts Journal" article

The article, "The Byzantine Sculpture of Michael Lucas," is featured in the journal, which is dedicated to the promotion of traditional Orthodox Christian liturgical arts.