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Steve Richards and Michele J. De Leon

Penn State Altoona Philanthropic Council Chair endows Open Doors Scholarship

Steve Richards and Michele J. De Leon have made a $50,000 gift commitment to establish the Harold (Had) C. Richards Memorial Open Doors Scholarship.

Penn State Altoona Winter Plunge canceled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Penn State Altoona 2018 Winter Plunge, scheduled for Jan. 28, has been canceled.
Penn ribbon cutting

Penn State Altoona formally dedicates Penn Building

Penn State Altoona formally dedicated the Penn Building, the newest edition to its downtown campus, on Oct. 14.
a player sinks a putt at the annual Penn State Altoona Community for Kids Golf Tournament

Former Penn State and NFL players to headline Community for Kids Golf Tournament

The Penn State Altoona Alumni Society will host the third annual Community for Kids Golf Tournament Friday, July 21, 2017, at Sinking Valley Country Club in Altoona.
C. David Kimmel with Chancellor and Dean Lori J. Bechtel-Wherry

Alumnus C. David Kimmel recognized at Renaissance Fund Dinner

Penn State Altoona celebrated its third Renaissance Fund Dinner in honor of C. David Kimmel Friday, April 7.
David Kimmel

C. David Kimmel named Penn State Altoona 2017 Renaissance Fund honoree

Penn State alumnus C. David Kimmel, of Altoona, has been named Penn State Altoona’s 2017 Renaissance Fund honoree.

2017 Winter Plunge

Penn State Altoona's Alumni Society held its fifth annual Winter Plunge event Saturday, Jan. 28 at Canoe Creek State Park.

2014 Winter Plunge

Buoyed by the spirit of philanthropy, more than one hundred Penn State Altoona students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends braved a water temperature hovering around freezing and an air temperature in the low 20s as they took turns leaping into Canoe Creek State Park during the second annual Winter Plunge on January 26, 2014.

2013 Winter Plunge

A water temperature of 33.5 degrees could not deter approximately eight-five Penn State Altoona students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends from taking a Winter Plunge into the waters of Canoe Creek State Park on January 27, 2013.