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Natalie Zetts

Where she belongs

Natalie Zetts never intended to come to Penn State Altoona, let alone earn her degree from the college. But time has a funny way of changing attitude and perception.
A Chinchilla in Machu Picchu, Cusco, Peru

In Search of Chinchillas

Professor Carolyn Mahan started out looking for wild chinchillas in Peru—believed to be extinct—and instead found half a dozen species of other rare wild mammals.
Tracey Cobb Irvin with her poster presentation at the annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair

Tracey Cobb Irvin shares her undergraduate research experience

The biology alum's research projects resulted in publications, presentations at conferences, and winning prizes at the college's annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair.
A Penn State Altoona gives a thumbs up while collecting trash along Spring Run

Sustainability Council hosts successful spring cleanups

During the month of April, Penn State Altoona's Sustainability Council hosted two successful cleanups on and around the Penn State Altoona campus.
Ed Levri, Brian Black, and Richard Flarend

Penn State Altoona represented at PA Academy of Science meeting

Professors Ed Levri, Brian Black, and Richard Flarend all participated in the annual meeting.
Jordan Wolfkill at the Big Valley Animal Hospital

Pet Project

Jordan Wolfkill shares experiences from his internship at Big Valley Animal Hospital.
Spring Run

Sign up now for the 3rd annual Spring Run Cleanup

The event will take place Friday, April 20, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Eiche model

Penn State Altoona's Eiche Library boasts new equipment for patrons

Penn State Altoona’s Eiche Library recently acquired new equipment that patrons can use, such as life-sized anatomical models and 360- degree video equipment.
Monarch Butterfly

A Distant Pair of Wings

Thanks to some faculty and students, art and science came together to raise awareness of the monarch’s plight and start an effort to help the butterflies migrate.

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