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Josh Gilbert and clips of the paper he co-authored with Dr. Jeffrey Moore

Josh Gilbert presents research paper at propulsion and energy conference

Gilbert co-authored and presented a paper with Dr. Jeffrey Moore at the Propulsion & Energy 2017 Forum and Joint Propulsion Conference.
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Penn State Altoona students, professors collaborate on physics research

An article co-authored by three Penn State Altoona students and two professors was recently published by the American Institute of Physics in the Journal of Applied Physics.
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Penn State Altoona students collaborate across disciplines on HAX competition

What began as an activity for the Security and Risk Analysis Club at Penn State Altoona, has grown to include entrepreneurs from the Sheetz Fellows Program. The two groups of students teamed up with the national security firm GRIMM to solve HAX challenges.
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Active learning research manuscript by faculty and students published

The group's manuscript was accepted for publication in the "Advances in Physiology Education" journal.
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Penn State Altoona alumnus brings his talent for tiles into the limelight

Penn State Altoona alumnus Don Cella is realizing his career dreams as the owner of a tile and ceramics company in Pittsburgh.
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Fall 2017 Student Showcase

Business, security and risk analysis, and electro-mechanical engineering technology students along with Pechter Business Plan teams participated in the biannual event.
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The Sky's the Limit

As part of their senior capstone project, three engineering students collect atmospheric data by creating a functioning weather balloon as part of Lockheed Martin's Project Blue Horizon.
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Immersed in Bay culture

Students spent three days on the waters of the Chesapeake Bay learning how to preserve the national landmark.
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Penn State Altoona student business owners share success stories

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is the annual celebration of Penn State's year-round commitment to innovation. Four Penn State Altoona students who run their own businesses will take part in a panel discussion about their experiences as part of the college's GEW events.
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Student Engagement Expo highlights unique extracurricular opportunities

Student engagement is like undertaking a mythic journey. As 2016-17 Penn State Laureate and Professor of Theatre Susan Russell said, β€œit begins with finding your why β€” your target penetrating four years of undergraduate study.” Russell was the keynote speaker during the 2017 Student Engagement Expo on Nov. 6, addressing an audience of more than 250 individuals eager to make their mark on the University and global community.