Carole A. Bookhamer

Faculty and Program Assistant, History
Faculty and Program Assistant, Political Science
Faculty and Program Assistant, Psychology
Office Location: 
Smith Building, W116, 814-949-5280

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Carole Bookhamer is the primary program assistant for the History Department. Hired by campus business manager Bob Smith in 1970, Mrs. Bookhamer is one of the most experienced professionals at Penn State Altoona. For over twenty years she has been a trusted assistant on campus, receiving the Ted J. Long Staff Excellence Award in 2000 for her diligence and lively Penn State spirit. In 2006 she earned her associate’s degree in letters, arts, and sciences. A valued member of the History Department team, she helps facilitate field trips, guest speakers, social functions, and a wide array of other services for students and faculty alike.