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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.

Penn State Altoona promotions in academic rank

Following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty at Penn State Altoona.
Mar
11
Sun

Film Series: 'The Manchurian Candidate'

Sunday, March 11, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

"The Manchurian Candidate" (1962)
Suspense | Rated PG-13 | 126 min.
A brainwashed Korean War veteran becomes an assassin.

Devorris Downtown Center theatre
Mar
25
Sun

Film Series | The Natural (1984)

Sunday, March 25, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

March 25 - The Natural (1984)
Sports | Rated PG | 134 min.
An aging baseball player overcomes adversity with his lucky bat at his side.

Devorris Downtown Center theatre
Apr
8
Sun

Film Series | On the Town (1949)

Sunday, April 8, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

April 8 - On the Town (1949)
Musical | Rated G | 98 min.
Three sailors on leave seek fun and romance in the streets of New York City.

Devorris Downtown Center theatre
Apr
22
Sun

Film Series | WALL-E (2008)

Sunday, April 22, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

April 22 - WALL-E (2008)
Animated | Rated G | 98 min.
A robot leaves the polluted Earth to find true love.

Devorris Downtown Center theatre
May
6
Sun

Film Series | The Glenn Miller Story (1954)

Sunday, May 6, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

May 6 - The Glenn Miller Story (1954)
Drama | Rated G | 115 min.
The tale of the iconic Big Band musician of the 1940s.