Feature Stories

The Penn State Altoona pep band plays at a home men’s basketball game in February.

Keeping it Peppy

Penn State Altoona’s pep band brings the vibes to home athletic events throughout the year. It’s fun, it’s exciting, and it brings a certain kind of culture to the campus community.
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For the Kids

Get to know Caroline Baum, Taylor Fleming, and Neya Kratzer, who will represent Penn State Altoona at THON Feb. 16–18.
Thomas Lill enjoying a swim

Thomas’s Gifts

How one young man with a genetic disorder is a teaching tool and an inspiration to a group of Penn State Altoona biology students
Chastity Bey helps a child plant seeds during a school program

On the Rise

Recent recognitions for her work in environmental education are confirming to Chastity Bey that she is on the right career journey.
Train traveling around the Horseshoe Curve

Railroad City

Penn State Altoona Communications students worked in their senior capstone class to create a documentary on the history of the Pennsylvania Railroad that was recently aired on WPSU-TV.