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Kate Burge

Kate Burge Voted Pitching Hero of the Week

After a fan vote on, Penn State Altoona senior pitcher Kate Burge was selected the Division III Pitching Hero of the Week.
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Two Penn State students honored with NIST-SURF Fellowship

Two Penn State students, Michael Bichnevicius and Cassandra Carrick, have been honored by the National Institute of Standards (NIST) and Technology’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF). Bichnevicius and Carrick will both gain valuable hands-on research experience and work with cutting-edge technology in the Washington, D.C., area this summer.
Bradley Colditz and Waldemar Rivera-Berrios

Colditz, Rivera-Berrios Headline NEAC All-Conference Team

The NEAC released its Men’s Volleyball All-Conference Team and Annual Awards on Thursday morning, and Penn State Altoona was well-represented, earning two major individual awards and four All-Conference selections.
Jacob Byers

Jacob Byers Chosen ECAC Division III South Player of the Week

Penn State Altoona senior Jacob Byers picked up his third award of the week, when the ECAC announced that he was their Division III South Region Player of the Week in men's volleyball.
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Penn State Altoona celebrates Earth Day(s) with week-long events

Penn State Altoona will present a series of events in celebration of Earth Week, April 17-21.

Alumnus Ronald Nimitz to offer lectures on nuclear engineering Apr. 13

Alumnus Ronald Nimitz will visit Penn State Altoona Thursday, April 13 in the Edith Davis Eve Chapel and offer lectures on his experiences with nuclear engineering.
Byers, Rivera-Berrios

Byers, Rivera-Berrios Named NEAC Volleyball Players of the Week

Penn State Altoona men's volleyball swept this week's NEAC Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week awards.
Brian Black

Brian Black featured on "Many Things Considered" podcast

Brian Black was recently featured on an episode of Marc Johnson’s internationally-distributed podcast Many Things Considered.
Globe in the Grass

Events announced for Earth Week 2017

Penn State Altoona will present a series of events in commemoration of Earth Week, Monday - Friday, April 17-21, 2017.
Earth Day(s)

Penn State celebrating Earth Day(s) with events throughout April

Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, but Penn State will celebrate Earth Day(s) with a variety of events for students, faculty, staff and the community throughout April. Activities are scheduled across the Commonwealth at many of Penn State's campuses, from Berks to University Park to Shenango.