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Oct
4
Thu

Informational Meeting for sophomores, juniors, and seniors interested in the health professions

Thursday, October 4, 2018
12:10 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
150 Hawthorn Building

Sophomores, juniors and seniors interested in the health professions including: Allopathic Medicine (MD), Osteopathic Medicine (DO), Pharmacy, Dentistry, Optometry, Physician Assistant, Veterinary

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Oct
4
Thu

Nursing Career Fair

Thursday, October 4, 2018
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Heritage Discover Center, Downtown Altoona

Penn State Altoona's Career Services office will host a Nursing Career Fair on Thursday, October 4, 2018, from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Heritage Discovery Center, downtown Altoona.

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Oct
6
Sat

Spooktacular Science Show

Saturday, October 6, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Rossman Park, Downtown Altoona

Penn State Altoona will present the annual Spooktacular Science show, featuring mini-shows and hands-on science activities for kids, Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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Oct
11
Thu

From Mind Walls to Mined Walls: The Mental Origins of the Inner German Border, 1945-1952

Thursday, October 11, 2018
12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Edith Davis Eve Chapel

“From Mind Walls to Mined Walls: The Mental Origins of the Inner German Border, 1945-1952”
With John Eicher

Cover of Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
Oct
16
Tue

Refugees in the US? Up for Debate

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
12:05 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Edith Davis Eve Chapel

“Refugees in the US? Up for Debate”
With Lacey Wallace
Tuesday, October 16 | 12:05 – 1:20 p.m. | Eve Chapel

John Champagne
Oct
17
Wed

Penn State Laureate John Champagne

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Edith Davis Eve Chapel

The 2018-19 Penn State Laureate, John Champagne, will speak on campus October 10, 2018, from 12:15 – 1:30 p.m. in the Edith Davis Eve Chapel.

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Oct
17
Wed

Community Service Fair

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Auxiliary Gym, Adler Athletic Complex

Penn State Altoona's Center for Student and Civic Engagement will hold a Community Service Fair Wednesday, October 17, 2018, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Cover of Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
Oct
18
Thu

Writing Contest Workshop, “How to Exit West”

Thursday, October 18, 2018
12:05 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Writing Commons, 127 Eiche Library

Writing Contest Workshop, “How to Exit West
With Jeannette Lang
Thursday, October 18 | 12:05 – 1:20 p.m. | Writing Commons, 127 Eiche Library

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Oct
22
Mon

Advising on the Go

Monday, October 22, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Lobbies of the Aaron Building, Adler Athletic Complex, Hawthorn Building, Smith Building, and Port Sky Cafe

As part of the Advising on the Go program, advisors will be readily available to students in select lobby areas across the campus for quick questions and answers. Questions could be:

Amanda Ottaway and the cover of her book The Rebounders
Oct
22
Mon

Nonfiction writer Amanda Ottaway

Monday, October 22, 2018
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Titelman Study, Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts
Nonfiction writer Amanda Ottaway will read from her memoir "The Rebounders: A Division I Basketball Journey."

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