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Anne Showalter

Altoona alumna thrives at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Penn State Altoona alum Anne Showalter has taken a winding career path over the last 15 years, but she has finally found her home working at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C.
Penn State Commencement, Agricultural Sciences, Dec. 2016

Penn State announces spring 2017 commencement events and speakers

This spring Penn State expects to award 13,894 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing 226 associate, 11,435 baccalaureate, 1,590 master’s, 262 law, 244 doctoral and 137 medical degrees. Following is a compilation of commencement ceremonies and speaker information for Penn State’s 24 locations.
The Pennsylvania Capitol

Eleven Penn State students to present research to PA legislators on April 25

Undergraduate students representing seven of Penn State’s campuses will present their research to legislators at the 15th annual Undergraduate Research at the Capitol – Pennsylvania (URC-PA) conference, taking place at the Capitol Complex in Harrisburg on April 25.
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‘Financing College: Where’s the Money?’: The campus connection

It’s no secret that Penn State includes a network of campuses throughout the state of Pennsylvania, but incoming students may not be fully aware of all the financial benefits attending a campus other than University Park may afford.
Two male students conduct research

Two Penn State students honored with NIST-SURF Fellowship

Two Penn State students, Michael Bichnevicius and Cassandra Carrick, have been honored by the National Institute of Standards (NIST) and Technology’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF). Bichnevicius and Carrick will both gain valuable hands-on research experience and work with cutting-edge technology in the Washington, D.C., area this summer.
Eric Crisp

Penn State Altoona students take part in annual undergraduate research fair

Penn State Altoona presented its fifteenth annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair (URCAF) Saturday, April 8 on campus.
Tulay Girard and Luke Hallman

Tulay Girard and student receive Top Paper in Track Award

Professor Tulay Girard and student Luke Hallman recently received a Top Paper in Track Award at the 2017 Association of Marketing Theory and Practice Conference in South Carolina.
2017 VAST Art Exhibit samples

Penn State Altoona presents art work by Visual Art Studies students

Artwork by Visual Art Studies students will be on display April 13 - May 7, 2017.
Artwork by Kylea Myers

Student Exhibition "Universal Bonds"

The exhibit "Universal Bonds, featuring artwork by visual art studies student Kylea Myers, runs Apr. 13 - May 7.

EMET Research Spotlight: Ben Borst

Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology major Ben Borst shares his experiences with undergraduate research at Penn State Altoona.

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