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Cover of Hard Freight fall 2017

Fall 2017 Issue of "Hard Freight" Published

The issue includes poems, short stories, essays, and artworks by current students as well as a selection by Emerging Writer-in-Residence Tom Bennitt.
Alicia Dolan, Ian Brumbaugh, and Abigail Orr

Common Read Writing Contest winners announced

Winners were Ian Brumbaugh, Abigail Orr, and Alicia Dolan.

Penn State Altoona University Choir and Jazz Band to perform

The groups will perform at 2:30 p.m. in the Wolf Kuhn Theatre of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Feather pen

Ivyside Pride to perform "More Than Just Words"

The group will perform December 1 at 7:30 p.m. and December 2 at 2:00 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Patricia Jabbeh Wesley Headshot

Patricia Jabbeh Wesley to offer poetry reading Jan. 30

Jabbeh Wesley will offer a reading from noon - 1:00 p.m. in the Titelman Study of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
The Minotaur Takes His Own Sweet Time Book Cover

Steve Sherrill to offer reading of his works Dec. 5

Sherrill's latest work is "The Minotaur Takes His Own Sweet Time"
Tom Bennitt

Emerging Writer to present reading Nov. 14

Bennitt will read from his works at 4 p.m. in rooms 101-103 of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Erin C. Murphy

Murphy’s narrative medicine book forthcoming from University of Nebraska Press

Erin Murphy has had her book of narrative medicine essays "Bodies of Truth: Personal Narratives on Illness, Disability, and Medicine" accepted for publication.
Book Cover: Hook's Tale

Penn State Altoona to host writer and Altoona native John Pielmeier

Author John Pielmeier will visit campus on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at noon in the Titelman Study of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
El Teatro Campesino

Global-Centric Theatre

Robin Reese’s Theatre in Diverse Cultures class challenges students to redefine what "theatre" means to them.

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