Penn State Altoona biology student to offer research presentation

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Penn State Altoona’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations recently announced the 2023 recipients of the college’s alumni awards. A recent event celebrated C. David Kimmel, recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Service Award; Dr. Richard D. Miller, recipient of the Outstanding Alumni Award; and Richard Singer, recipient of the Honorary Alumni Award.

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ALTOONA, Pa. — Nicole Flanders, a third-year biology student at Penn State Altoona, will offer a research presentation at the February general meeting of the Spring Creek Chapter of Trout Unlimited.

The organization works to conserve, protect, and restore Spring Creek’s coldwater fishery and watershed. Flanders will share the results of her undergraduate research projects on the New Zealand Mud Snail in local waterways.

The meeting will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 1, at the Comfort Suites in State College.