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Peter Jacobs

Peter Jacobs Named First Team All-American by Jewish Sports Review

The sophomore from Dix Hills, NY was named a first team All-American by the Jewish Sports Review in the July/August edition of its bi-monthly publication.
A baseball sitting in a field of grass

Lions Baseball Tops NCAA Division III in Doubles Per Game

The team officially claimed its first-ever NCAA Division III statistical championship July 16, when the national organization announced the finalization of the 2018 baseball season stats.
Tommy Kisick, Ian Rathgeb, Jonathan Ruhl, Tanner Yaw

Four Men’s Volleyball Players Named Scholar-Athletes by NEAC

The North Eastern Athletic Conference has announced its 2017-18 Scholar-Athlete selections, and the list includes four Penn State Altoona men’s volleyball players.
Stephanie Knaub

Student gains skills and confidence through research experience

In this research spotlight, Stephanie Knaub shares experiences and opportunities from her undergraduate research at Penn State Altoona.
golf tournament 2018

Penn State Altoona Community for Kids Golf Tournament raises nearly $22,000

The Penn State Altoona Alumni Society’s fourth annual Community for Kids Golf Tournament raised nearly $22,000 to support the Center for Child Justice, Penn State Altoona Intercollegiate Athletics, and the Alumni Society Scholarship Fund.
Bradley Brooks

Bradley Brooks named head coach of swimming program

Brooks becomes the fifth head coach in the NCAA Division III era of Penn State Altoona’s men’s and women’s swimming program.
Steve Mullen on the deck of a Navy vessel

Uncharted Seas

Using the skills he learned as part of the Sheetz Fellows program, EMET grad Steve Mullen landed a job with Lockheed Martin helping to develop the world’s first maritime ballistic missile defense system.
Rylee Duck, Kyrstin Johnson, Sierra Snigier, Nicole Watt

Four Lady Lion Bowlers Named to NTCA All-Academic Team

Four student-athletes from Penn State Altoona women’s bowling were named to the 2017-18 National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) All-Academic Team, which was released on July 2.
Mary Ann Amato

Mary Ann Amato named director of Development and Alumni Relations

Amato has spent the last five years in the College of Health and Human Development at University Park as director of major gifts.
Book Cover: The Cosmic Tour by Brian C. Miller

Alum Brian C. Miller publishes new chapbook

Brian C. Miller's "The Cosmic Tour" is a journey into the past and back to the present, deeply exploring the beauty of love, family, hope, faith, and the reality of living life.