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Nick Unis and his 3d printer

Building a Business Layer by (Thermoplastic) Layer

Using state-of-the-art technology, former student Nick Unis is turning his dream of creating and selling custom-made footwear into a reality.
 Altoona LaunchBox opens in downtown Altoona

Altoona LaunchBox opens in downtown Altoona

Penn State Altoona furthered its commitment to innovation and economic development with the Altoona LaunchBox dedication and ribbon cutting June 1, 2017, in downtown Altoona.
Penn State Altoona Enactus students at the 2017 National Expo in Kansas City, Missouri

Enactus team brings home a third place finish at national expo

Fifteen students traveled to Kansas City, Missouri, to compete in the 2017 Enactus United States National Exposition, May 21-23 where the team placed third in its league.
Spring 2017 Student Showcase

Spring 2017 Student Showcase

Penn State Altoona held its spring semester Business, Engineering, and Information Sciences and Technology Student Showcase event Friday, April 28, 2017.
Spring 2017 Sheetz Fellows Inductees

Sixth class of Sheetz Fellows inducted at Penn State Altoona

On Feb. 25, the sixth class of Sheetz Fellows was inducted at Penn State Altoona.

Global Entrepreneurship Week set for Nov. 14-17 at Penn State Altoona

Penn State Altoona will hold several activities and events as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Nov. 14-17. Global Entrepreneurship Week is the annual celebration of Penn State's year-round commitment to innovation. It brings together students, faculty, staff, and community members to promote the entrepreneurial spirit and cultivate student start-ups.
Frank Amabile

Student Frank Amabile shares his Enactus World Cup experience

Penn State Altoona student Frank Amabile, representing the United States, was among those in attendance of the Enactus World Cup showcasing their entrepreneurial projects for social impact.

Penn State Altoona to receive funding for Innovation Incorporated project

Penn State Altoona is the recipient of a $50,000 seed grant to expand entrepreneurial endeavors through the Invent Penn State initiative.