News & Highlights | Student Affairs

Subscribe to News & Highlights | Student Affairs
Time to Relax

De-Stress Week events set for December 4-9

Numerous events are scheduled to help students relax, focus, and blow off steam during the last week of classes.
Didge Evolution Didgeridoo players

Didgeridoo workshop and concert set for Nov. 14

The workshop will take place at 12:15 p.m. and the concert at 5:00 p.m., both in the Slep Student Center.
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.
Sign language

Sign language instructors to present cultural diversity panel

Instructors Ashley Bennett and Shasta Dreese will present the panel Wednesday, Nov. 1, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center
Texting on a smartphone

Crisis Text Line provides students with 24/7 access to counseling

Students can speak via text to crisis counselors who help the student find calm and create an action plan.
Ping pong paddles

Challenge the Chancellor to Ping Pong for THON Nov. 16

Stop by the Slep Student Center Thursday, Nov. 16, Noon - 2:00 p.m. to take on Chancellor and Dean Lori J. Bechtel-Wherry in a friendly game of ping pong.
Wellness Fair (Apple with a heart-shaped bite)

Penn State Altoona to hold Wellness Fair

The fair will take place November 9 and will feature interactive acitivies pertaining to mental, physical, nutritional, and sexual health topics.
WellTrack Logo

Online therapy platform now available for students

The new service can help students deal with anxiety and depression through online guided relaxation exercises, simulations, and meditation.
National Hazing Prevention Week

Events planned for National Hazing Prevention Week

Events, including film viewings, interactive presentations, and speaker Travis Apgar, will be held Sept. 18-26, 2017.
Andrew Ward: With Flowers

Anthony Ward: With Flowers

The lecture and performance will take place Oct. 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center.

Pages