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Workshop to focus on STEM courses using virtual learning

Penn State Altoona will offer the workshop "Post-Secondary STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Courses Using Digital learning Aids with Virtual Leaning Environments" July 10-13, 2017.
Hard Freight Art - Spring 2017

Spring 2017 issue of Hard Freight published

Student literary magazine features creative writing and visual art
Jerry Zolten

Film featuring Jerry Zolten to be screened at Harlem International Film Festival

The film "How They Got Over" has been selected for screening at the Harlem International Film Festival, May 4-7.
altoona men's volleyball NEAC

Penn State Altoona athletics roundup, April 8-21

Penn State Altoona offers scores and results of varsity athletics from April 8-21.

Altoona's Center for Community-Based Studies receives $5,000 mini-grant

The Center for Community-Based Studies is the recipient of a Pepsi Challenge Mini-grant awarded through University Park’s Sustainable Communities Collaborative.
Steve Sherrill

Sherrill's "Minotaur" earns Silver Medal for Literary Fiction

Steve Sherrill has received the Silver Medal for Literary Fiction in the 2017 Independent Publisher Book Awards contest.
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Penn State Altoona to offer kinesiology major in fall 2017

Recognizing a growing desire among current and prospective students as well as strong market demand, Penn State Altoona will offer the kinesiology major, with options in both movement science and exercise science, starting with the fall 2017 semester.
Writing stock photo

Professional writing minor now available at Penn State Altoona

The professional writing minor is now available to students at Penn State Altoona. Designed to complement all bachelor’s degree programs, the new 18-credit minor helps prepare students to write effectively in academia and the workplace.
2017 Men's Volleyball Champions

Altoona men's volleyball wins first North Eastern Athletic Conference title

Penn State Altoona men's volleyball won its first-ever NEAC championship on April 15, defeating Wells College 3-1 in the Adler Gym.
C. David Kimmel with Chancellor and Dean Lori J. Bechtel-Wherry

Alumnus C. David Kimmel recognized at Renaissance Fund Dinner

Penn State Altoona celebrated its third Renaissance Fund Dinner in honor of C. David Kimmel Friday, April 7.

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