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A coach and athletes on the field

Motivated to Research

Johannes Raabe's research in educational sport psychology looks to enhance the relationship between coaches and student-athletes.
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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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London Calling! Education abroad trip set for May 20–29

The eight day experience in London and surrounding areas will allow students to visit numerous British literary and historical sites and attend a live performance at the world-renowned Globe Theater. In addition, students will have the opportunity to visit Windsor.
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Penn State Altoona to offer events celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Week

Penn State Altoona will offer activities and events to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Week, Jan. 21-25.
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African American Read-in events scheduled for Feb. 10-11

The annual African American Read-In at Penn State Altoona will take place Feb. 10–11, 2019. This year’s theme is Afrofuturism.
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Jalen Archie-Davis Named AMCC Player of the Week

Penn State Altoona senior guard Jalen Archie-Davis (Norcross, GA/Norcross) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week in men’s basketball Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.
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Men’s Volleyball Selected Third in AMCC Preseason Poll

The Penn State Altoona men’s volleyball team was voted into third place in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s 2019 Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was released Monday, Jan. 14.
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Bob Trumpbour's "Eighth Wonder of the World" released in paperback

Bob Trumpbour and Kenneth Womack’s book, "The Eighth Wonder of the World: The Life of Houston’s Iconic Astrodome," was recently released in paperback by the University of Nebraska Press.
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Penn State Altoona athletics roundup Jan. 5-11

Penn State Altoona offers scores and results for varsity athletics from Jan. 5-11.
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Jack Kusters Named ECAC Regional Rookie of the Month

The freshman guard from Quakertown, PA was selected as the Eastern College Athletic Conference’s Division III South Region Rookie of the Month on Thursday, Jan. 10.