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A Safe Place

Alumni Art Rice provides safety and hope for domestic abuse survivors amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Bridging the gap between community and University through digital fluency

Faculty and staff at Penn State continue to go above and beyond the classroom to transform education, bridging the gap between the University and its surrounding communities. In the increasingly ubiquitous and changing world of technology, faculty are preparing students to move beyond digital literacy — the understanding of how to use the tools — to how they can achieve digital fluency.

Spotlight on Teaching and Research Series to feature Michael Roche Nov. 14

Michael Roche, assistant professor of psychology, will will present "Everyone hates me for no reason! Relationship problems and the role of personality," from 12:15 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14, in room 150 of the Hawthorn Building. The presentation is part of Penn State Altoona's 2019-20 Spotlight on Teaching and Research (STAR) Series.