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Studying Zebrafish

Cairsty DePasquale and student research assistant Jordan Wolfkill use zebrafish and a newly constructed swim tunnel to conduct research on exercise and the brain.

Move In and Welcome Weekend 2018

It was a bustling and busy Move In Day August 17, 2018, as we greeted and helped 714 first-year students move into their residence hall rooms.

Kalle Cooper - Division of Undergraduate Studies Student Story

Sophomore student Kalle Cooper discusses her experiences at Penn State Altoona and in the Division of Undergraduate Studies and how she explored majors.

Spring 2018 Commencement Address - Stephen G. Sheetz

Stephen G. Sheetz presented remarks at the spring 2018 Penn State Altoona Commencement Ceremony, held at the Jaffa Shrine in Altoona on Saturday, May 5, 2018.

Shared Line Appearances Instructions Video

Shared Line Appearances Instruction Video

Learning By Discovery

Environmental Studies students get hands-on experience learning and doing research outside of the classroom.

Ivyside Dance Ensemble celebrates 10 years at Penn State Altoona

The 2017-2018 academic year represents the 10 year anniversary for Ivyside Dance Ensemble. Caitlin Osborne, creator and director of the company, KT Huckabee, associate teaching professor of integrative arts and dance, and current and past company members share their experiences as part of the ensemble.

Fall 2017 Commencement Address - Stephen J. McKnight

Stephen J. McKnight, president and CEO of Altoona Blair County Development Corporation, delivers the fall 2017 commencement address at Penn State Altoona.

What's on your holiday wish list?

Penn State Altoona asks students, "what are you asking for for the holidays?"

Undergraduate Research at Penn State Altoona

Undergraduate research opportunities are available all across Penn State Altoona. Several students share their experiences with research and explain the benefits of getting involved.