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Jeria Quesenberry runs a session of the Girls in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) and the Arts Camp

College hosts camp for girls in STEM and the arts

Building on the program’s first camp held in November, the event focused on exposing junior high girls to growing opportunities in the technology and engineering industries.
Karin Jordan

Penn State Altoona welcomes Karin Jordan, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Karin Jordan has been named Penn State Altoona’s new Associate Dean of Academic Affairs. Jordan began her new role in April administering the college’s academic programs and policies.
Penn State Altoona Kids College Basketball Camp

Penn State Altoona offers sports camps and lifeguard courses

Penn State Altoona is offering youth sports camps and lifeguard courses open to the community. Sports camps include swimming and basketball.
A graduate sits with her pet dog at spring 2018 commencement ceremony at Penn State Altoona

Penn State Altoona holds spring 2018 Commencement Ceremony

Penn State Altoona held its spring 2018 commencement ceremony Saturday, May 5, at the Jaffa Shrine in Altoona.
 Emili award

Penn State Altoona honors faculty, staff at awards ceremony

Penn State Altoona recognized and honored several faculty and staff during its annual awards ceremony.
Military Honor Cords

President Barron awards military honor cords at special Beaver Stadium ceremony

Twenty-eight students were bestowed military honor cords in recognition of their military service at a special ceremony held Thursday afternoon, May 3, at the Mount Nittany Club in Beaver Stadium.
Jerrzy Zolten

Jerry Zolten pens piece for Library of Congress's National Song Registry

The piece is written about the Swan Silvertones gospel group and its version of "Oh Mary Don't You Weep."

Hunter Breon, Richard Carey Selected for ECAC Weekly Awards

Breon, a sophomore shortstop from Boiling Springs, PA, and Carey, a freshman catcher from Milton, DE, were chosen to receive a pair of recognitions from the ECAC May 1.
Richard Carey

Richard Carey Named to Team of the Week

The freshman catcher from Milton, DE was recognized nationally as he was named to the Team of the Week on May 1.

Four to receive Honorary Alumni Award from Penn State Alumni Association

Four longtime Penn State champions and benefactors will be recognized by the Penn State Alumni Association and receive the Honorary Alumni Award on June 1.