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Book Cover: Hook's Tale

Penn State Altoona to host writer and Altoona native John Pielmeier

Author John Pielmeier will visit campus on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at noon in the Titelman Study of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
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Auditions for "The Waiting Room" set for Aug. 24

Auditions will be held Thursday, August 24, 2017, from 6 - 9 p.m. in rooms 101-103 of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Justin Bannister

Justin Bannister Honored With NEAC Inspirational Award

Men's volleyball player Justin Bannister has been selected to receive the 2016-17 NEAC Inspirational Award.
Julie Decker and Teresa Shellenbarger

Decker offers presentation at international research congress in Dublin

Julie Decker recently returned from Dublin, Ireland after being an invited presenter at the Sigma Theta Tau 28th International Research Congress.
Art by Mirena Rhee

McLanahan Gallery to feature works of Mirena Rhee

The exhibition will take place Sept. 14 – Nov. 18, 2017, in the McLanahan Gallery of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Art by Laura Scavo

Sheetz Gallery to feature Lauren Scavo's "Place and Perception"

Scavo's exhibition will take place Sept. 14 - Nov. 18, 2017 in the Sheetz Gallery of the Misciagna Family Center.
Rail Transportation Engineering Tracks Photo

Penn State Altoona receives $15k grant for Rail Transportation Engineering

The Penn State Altoona Rail Transportation Engineering program was awarded a $15,000 education grant from the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association.
Melissa Ruiz

Melissa Ruiz to present "Dance Floor Theory"

Swift Kick's Melissa Ruiz will offer an address on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, from 12:10 - 1:10 p.m. in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center.
Justin Jones-Fosu

Justin Jones-Fosu to offer keynote address

Justin Jones-Fosu will offer a keynote address on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. in the gymnasium of the Adler Athletic Complex.
Todd Davis

Todd Davis is poet-in-residence at the Chautauqua Institution

During his stay, Davis offered a poetry reading, a public lecture, and a poetry workshop.