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Kelsey Brumbaugh poses with two girls at Andrea’s Home of Hope and Joy in the cafeteria

Enacting Change

Enactus students use business skills to leave sustainable impact on Bolivian orphanage.
Accounting stock photo including charts, calculator, pen, and mobile phone

Penn State Altoona to offer accounting major in fall 2018

Prospects for graduates with an accounting degree are projected to be bright across the nation in the coming years. Recognizing the market demand, business faculty and academic administrators of Penn State Altoona have announced the addition of an accounting major starting in fall 2018.
2018 City Lights photo

City Lights: Experience the ingenious power of partnership

A series of interactive City Lights events will showcase Invent Penn State next month, as the annual series will visit Harrisburg; Washington, D.C.; Philadelphia and Pittsburgh from June 18-21.
Eric Barron and Lee Hite

Local leader commits $1 million to power Altoona innovation hub

Penn State and the Invent Penn State initiative are celebrating a $1 million gift from Altoona business leader Lee Hite and his family to support the LaunchBox at Penn State Altoona.
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Penn State Altoona students take part in spring 2018 Student Showcase

Penn State Altoona held its 2018 spring Business, Engineering, and Information Sciences and Technology Student Showcase event Friday, April 27, in which students from various disciplines showcased their work through presentations to the college and local business community.
Randy Green of McCartney's Business Products of Altoona at the Altoona Launchbox

McCartney’s Business Products furnishes Altoona LaunchBox

An in-kind gift from McCartney’s Business Products of Altoona has outfitted Penn State Altoona’s LaunchBox with a variety of tables, chairs, and desks of classic and modern designs.
Sheetz Fellows at the Innovation Factory

Sheetz Fellows visit Germany and Amsterdam

The junior and senior classes of Penn State Altoona's Sheetz Fellows traveled to Germany and Amsterdam over spring break to explore global markets.
Jim Randall, Tulay Girard, Musa Pinar

Paper by Tulay Girard and co-authors receives Top Paper in Track Award

The paper received Top Paper in Track recognition at the 2018 Association of Marketing Theory and Practice Conference.
Penn State Altoona Enactus students, alums, and advisors

Enactus team named Regional Champion at Enactus USA Regional Competition

The team will advance to the 2018 Enactus USA National Competition, to be held May 20-22 in Kansas City, MO.
One week's worth of collected coffee grounds

Taking Out the Trash

Penn State Altoona’s Enactus team takes on three sustainability projects.

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