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Rainn Wilson

Distinguished Speaker Series to feature Rainn Wilson on Oct. 18

Best known for playing Dwight Schrute on NBC’s sitcom “The Office,” Rainn Wilson is an award-winning actor, comedian and New York Times best-selling author.

Student Success Center

Penn State Altoona launches Student Success Center

The Center is designed for students to easily access tools and services they may need during their time at the college, allowing them to get help and get ahead in their education.