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A Study in Place

"Reading Shaver’s Creek," edited by Ian Marshall, provides the perfect introduction to Shaver’s Creek, part of Penn State’s 7,000-acre Stone Valley Experimental Forest.
Forest Scene

Environmental Studies alum to speak Apr. 17

Alexandra Patton will share her post-graduation experience working with the US Forest Service in a presentation titled, "Conservation in Action: Career Path since Penn State Altoona."
Nathan Koller and Andrew Culp

Learning By Discovery

Environmental studies students get hands-on learning through partnership with a local farm.
Brian Black

Brian Black featured in "Altoona Mirror" article

The article talks about Black's specialization in the field of environmental history as well as details about his forthcoming book.
yellow warbler

Penn State Altoona to hold third annual Birding Classic

Penn State Altoona will hold the third annual Birding Classic April 14-22.
Soldier hauling jet fuel hose

Brian Black to offer commentary following U.S military and climate change film

Black's remarks will follow a showing of the film "The Burden: Fossil Fuel, the Military and National Security."
Ed Levri, Brian Black, and Richard Flarend

Penn State Altoona represented at PA Academy of Science meeting

Professors Ed Levri, Brian Black, and Richard Flarend all participated in the annual meeting.
Isla by Aurora Robson

Brian Black invited speaker at Palmer Museum’s “Plastic Entanglements”

Black will deliver the Gallery Talk "Entangled Conversation: Flexible Consumption: Plastics and the American Ecology of Oil,” on March 23.
University of Pennsylvania Teach-In Graphic

Brian Black to participate in Teach-In event

Black will participate in the round table panel titled “Post-Carbon Futures in a Fact-Challenged Present.”
Spring Run

Sign up now for the 3rd annual Spring Run Cleanup

The event will take place Friday, April 20, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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