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2018 African American Read-in Events

The theme for the 29th annual read-in chain is African Diaspora Writers in the U.S.
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.
Patricia Jabbeh Wesley Headshot

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley to offer poetry reading Jan. 30

Jabbeh Wesley will offer a reading from noon - 1:00 p.m. in the Titelman Study of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Patricia Jabbeh Wesley Headshot

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley invited to speak at New York University

The associate professor of English read from her poetry and offered lectures at New York University October 4-5, 2017.
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
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.
AA Read In

Penn State Altoona announces 2017 African American Read-In events

Penn State Altoona will take part in the national African American Read-In by hosting several events, open to the public, on campus Feb. 12-13.