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Aug
22
Wed

Performing Arts Open House

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Titelman Study, Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts

Penn State Altoona will host a Performing Arts Open House on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the Titelman Study of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.

Erin Kelly and the cover of her chapbook, How to Wait
Sep
5
Wed

Chapbook Publication Celebration | Alumna Erin Kelly

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Titelman Study, Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts
A celebration of a new chapbook of poems by Penn State Altoona alumna Erin M. Kelly.
Ian Marshall and Erin Murphy
Sep
6
Thu

Poetry Reading | Ian Marshall and Erin Murphy

Thursday, September 6, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
101-103 Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts
The two English faculty members will read from their new books of poetry.
Altoona Majors Fair Logo
Sep
18
Tue

Altoona Majors Fair

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Outside Slep Student Center

Students will have the opportunity to explore all of Penn State Altoona's major and minor programs at the Altoona Majors Fair, Tuesday, September 18, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Mohsin Hamid
Sep
25
Tue

Author Mohsin Hamid

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Adler Athletic Complex

ALTOONA – Author Mohsin Hamid will speak on campus Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the Adler Athletic Complex as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series.

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."
Mary Ann Samyn
Oct
30
Tue

Poet Mary Ann Samyn

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Titelman Study, Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts

Poet Mary Ann Samyn will read from her work on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Titelman Study of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.

Leah Osowski
Nov
13
Tue

Emerging Writer Leah Osowski

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
101-103 Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts

Leah Poole Osowski, the Penn State Altoona 2018 Emerging Writer-in-Residence, will read from her work on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.

Erin C. Murphy
Apr
11
Thu

STAR Series | Erin Murphy

Thursday, April 11, 2019
12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
150 Hawthorn Building

Erin Murphy, professor of English, will present "‘Document’ as Noun and Verb: Writing and Teaching Documentary Poetry" Thursday, April 11, 2019, from 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.