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Carlos Andrés Gómez

"Def Poet" Carlos Andrés Gómez to speak at Penn State Altoona

Award-winning spoken word poet Carlos Andrés Gómez, star of HBO’s "Def Poetry" and Spike Lee's "Inside Man," will perform Monday, September 17, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center.
Shabbat Dinner

Chabad Altoona hosts Shabbat dinners for Jewish students

Jewish students are invited to join Rabbi Shneur Horowitz and wife Miriam of Chabad Altoona for a five-course Shabbat dinner every Friday beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Terrence Roberts

Little Rock Nine member Terrence J. Roberts to speak at Penn State Altoona

Dr. Terrence J. Roberts, one of the Little Rock Nine, will offer two lectures at Penn State Altoona March 19.
2018 African American Read-in Logo

2018 African American Read-in Events

The theme for the 29th annual read-in chain is African Diaspora Writers in the U.S.
Didge Evolution Didgeridoo players

Didgeridoo workshop and concert set for Nov. 14

The workshop will take place at 12:15 p.m. and the concert at 5:00 p.m., both in the Slep Student Center.
Sign language

Sign language instructors to present cultural diversity panel

Instructors Ashley Bennett and Shasta Dreese will present the panel Wednesday, Nov. 1, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Misciagna Family Center
Andrew Ward: With Flowers

Anthony Ward: With Flowers

The lecture and performance will take place Oct. 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the Pond View Lounge of the Slep Student Center.
AA Read In

Penn State Altoona announces 2017 African American Read-In events

Penn State Altoona will take part in the national African American Read-In by hosting several events, open to the public, on campus Feb. 12-13.