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A rehearsal of theLASTree

The Art of Puppetry

Penn State Altoona sits down with Laurencio Carlos Ruiz to talk about his early love of puppetry, what the art form means to him, and his newest theatre creation, "theLASTree."
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Finnley Christine named AMCC Player of the Week

Finnley Christine, a junior guard on the women's basketball team, was named the AMCC Player of the Week on Dec. 10 for her performance on the hardwood last week.
An engineering student demonstrates his project as part of the Student Showcase

Showcase highlights student success

Penn State Altoona held its 2018 fall Student Showcase Friday, Dec. 7, in which students from various disciplines showcased their work through presentations to the college and local business community.
Bear tracks in the snow

Davis follows three bears through the woods in latest podcast installment

In the sixth installment of "Notes from the Allegheny Front," Todd Davis follows three bears through the woods towards hibernation after a heavy snow.
Erin C. Murphy

Altoona poet Erin Murphy featured in WPSU interview

Erin Murphy, professor of English, is featured in a recent WPSU interview about her newest book of poems, "Assisted Living."
Cameron Gardner-Nicholson

Penn State Altoona athletics round-up Nov. 30-Dec. 7

Penn State Altoona offers scores and results from varsity athletics Nov. 30 - Dec. 7.
Cars driving across a bridge

Fall 2018 issue of Hard Freight published

The issue includes fiction, poetry, and nonfiction by Penn State Altoona students. This semester's Faculty/Staff Spotlight includes poems by Leah Poole Osowski, the college's 2018 Emerging Writer-in-Residence.
Patricia Jabbeh Wesley Headshot

Wesley's newest book to feature new and previously published poems

Penn State Altoona Associate Professor Patricia Jabbeh Wesley has signed a new book contract with Autumn House Press for the publication of her sixth book of poems, "Praise Song for My Children: New and Selected Poems."
Jimmy Gillespie, Tanner Yaw, Alana Masullo, Sophia Girol, Kristin Wineland

AMCC Releases Fall All-Sportsmanship Team

The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2018 Fall All-Sportsmanship Team on Monday afternoon, and it included five Penn State Altoona student-athletes.