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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.
Coffee grounds collection

Penn State Altoona Enactus students dig into troubles with trash

Penn State Altoona’s Enactus team has undertaken three sustainability projects this academic year in the hopes of reducing the area's carbon footprint and leaving a green one in its place.
One week's worth of collected coffee grounds

Taking Out the Trash

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

Altoona Division of Undergraduate Studies achieves level two Green Paws status

The office is the first at Penn State Altoona to achieve level two status as part of the University-wide sustainability program.
Nature Writer Katie Fallon

Nature writer Katie Fallon to speak on campus

Fallon's lecture, "Vulture: The Private Life of an Unloved Bird” will take place Thursday, October 12 at noon in the Edith Davis Even Chapel.
Birding Classic photo

Birding Classic puts funds to good use

For the second year in a row the Earth Day Birding Classic was held at Penn State Altoona as teams competed to identify by sight or sound as many species of birds as possible in 24 hours in Blair and nearby counties.
Globe in the Grass

Events announced for Earth Week 2017

Penn State Altoona will present a series of events in commemoration of Earth Week, Monday - Friday, April 17-21, 2017.
Blue Jay

Penn State Altoona to hold second Birding Classic starting April 22

Penn State Altoona will hold the second Birding Classic beginning at noon on April 22. The goal of the event is for teams to count as many species of birds as possible in a 24-hour period.