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Arts and humanities faculty to visit other classes

From March 29-30 and April 5-6, faculty will visit various classes outside of their areas of expertise during “Interface: Ideas Across A&H Disciplines.”
Patricia Jabbeh Wesley Headshot

Jabbeh Wesley featured in new book, conference, and reading

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley is featured in a chapter of the recently published book "Ethics and Human Rights in Anglophone African Women's Literature: Feminist Empathy" by Chielozona Eze.
Brian Black

Brian Black speaks at Franklin and Marshall and Carnegie Mellon

Brian Black was recently spoke at Franklin and Marshall College, in which his book "Petrolia" was being used. He also participate in Carnegie Mellon's "Energy Week."
Tribe book cover

Sebastian Junger's "Tribe" chosen as 2017-18 Common Read selection

Sebastian Junger’s "Tribe: on Homecoming and Belonging" is Penn State Altoona’s Common Read selection for 2017-18.
Altoona Men's Volleyball AMCC Champs

Men's Volleyball Clinches 2017 AMCC Championship

Penn State Altoona's men's volleyball team has officially clinched its first-ever Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference championship.
Daniel Downs

Daniel Downs Men's Volleyball Player of the Week

Men's volleyball's junior Daniel Downs was announced as the AMCC's Player of the Week.
Jungwoo Ryoo

Jungwoo Ryoo writes article for "The Conversation"

An article written by Jungwoo Ryoo, professor of information sciences and technology, has been published in The Conversation.
Sharon Risher

Distinguished Speaker Sharon Risher to speak Apr. 18

Sharon Risher, who lost her mother and two cousins in the Charleston, South Carolina, church shooting, will speak on campus Tuesday, April 18.
Bradley Colditz

Bradley Colditz Selected ECAC South Player of the Week

Men's volleyball's sophomore Bradley Colditz was named ECAC Division III South Region Player of the Week.
Bradley Colditz and Waldemar Rivera-Berrios

Bradley Colditz and Waldemar Rivera-Berrios Sweep NEAC Men's Volleyball Awards

A pair of Penn State Altoona men's volleyball players swept the North Eastern Athletic Conference's weekly awards.