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Second Degree Nursing Open House set for Sept. 19

Penn State Altoona will hold a Second Degree Nursing Open House Tuesday, Sept. 19 in the Aaron Building, 1431 12th Ave., in downtown Altoona.
Canal Jam 2017. Party Like it's 1839

Canal Jam 2017 to feature music, story-telling, and history

Canal Jam 2017 will be held Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at the Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site near Gallitzin, PA.
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Preview of WPSU documentary "A Time to Heal" set for Sept. 6

The event will include a reception and compilation preview of PBS series The Vietnam War and WPSU’s documentary A Time to Heal followed by a Q&A.
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Apply Now!

The Penn State Application for 2018 is available Sept. 1.
Tulay GIrard at 2017 Summer American Marketing Association Conference

Tulay Girard presents at marketing conference

Tulay Girard recently presented one of her research papers at the 2017 Summer American Marketing Association Conference in San Francisco.
Darrell Hammond

Darrell Hammond to speak at Penn State Altoona

Darrell Hammond will speak Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in Gym A of the Adler Athletic Complex. Free tickets available Oct. 21.
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STAR Series announced for 2017-2018

Announcing the 2017-18 Spotlight on Teaching and Research (STAR) Series in which faculty share how their research influences their teaching and vice versa.
RJ Barnard

RJ Barnard named Head Baseball Coach

Penn State Altoona Athletics has announced the hiring of RJ Barnard as the full-time head coach of its varsity baseball program.
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Ed Levri works to track progress of invasive snails

Ed Levri is part of a small research group that received a grant to track the progress of New Zealand mud snails in PA and NY.
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Patricia Jabbeh Wesley’s new book reviewed in the UK

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley's latest book, When the Wanderers Come Home, was recently reviewed in the United Kingdom.