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Men’s Volleyball Picked to Repeat as NEAC Champs

The league’s coaches voted the Lions into first place in the 2018 edition of the conference’s preseason poll.
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Altoona Division of Undergraduate Studies achieves level two Green Paws status

The office is the first at Penn State Altoona to achieve level two status as part of the University-wide sustainability program.
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Penn State Altoona to host 2017-18 University Laureate

Andrew Belser's presentation will play on a loop from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center with a presentation at 4:00 p.m.
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Schreyer Honors College open forum set for Feb. 20

Richard Stoller will provide information about the Schreyer Honors College and to discuss the Gateway Application Process.
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John Kaag to offer "Morality in an Age of Hubris" lecture

A live stream of Kaag's "Morality in an Age of Hubris: What Matters Most and Why" will air January 29 at 7:00 p.m.
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Mark Bonta featured in "National Geographic" article

The article, "Why These Birds Carry Flames in Their Beaks," explains the idea that birds of prey use fire to help find food.
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Ishimeal Nance Picked AMCC Player of the Week

The senior guard/forward was named the AMCC Player of the Week for his performance last week.

Penn State Altoona Winter Plunge canceled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Penn State Altoona 2018 Winter Plunge, scheduled for Jan. 28, has been canceled.
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Active learning research manuscript by faculty and students published

The group's manuscript was accepted for publication in the "Advances in Physiology Education" journal.
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Penn State Altoona alumnus brings his talent for tiles into the limelight

Penn State Altoona alumnus Don Cella is realizing his career dreams as the owner of a tile and ceramics company in Pittsburgh.