THON Dancer Keighley Taylor holds THON benefits recipient Austin Lightner

For the Kids

Penn State Mont Alto came in fourth in raising funds among Commonwealth campuses for THON 2018.

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Early to College students attend Penn State Mont Alto classes at their high school

Early to College

Local high school students have benefitted for years from taking Early to College classes at Penn State Mont Alto. 

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Donna Brightman

Mont Alto Campus Symposium kicks off Unity Week

A Campus Symposium entitled “Why Are We so Divided?” kicked off Penn State Mont Alto’s Unity Week on Monday, March 19, at noon with a discussion about what divides us as a nation and how we can work together to overcome it. Unity Week, Mach 19-23, supports Penn State’s ‘All In’ principles and offers a wide array of activities meant to inspire everyone to take an active role in promoting respect and embracing diversity.
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Penn State Mont Alto hosts LION Tank Competition

Penn State Mont Alto’s General Studies Auditorium had a packed house on Friday evening, March 16, when five competitors went head-to-head during the Mont Alto LaunchBox Inaugural LION Tank Competition.
Cheryl Young

Workshop to help entrepreneurs develop a business plan

The Mont Alto LaunchBox, a business incubator funded by a seed grant from Penn State’s Invent Penn State initiative, will offer a free workshop entitled “Putting together a business plan” for aspiring entrepreneurs on March 22 from 6 to 7 p.m. at 40 North Second Street in Chambersburg. Cheryl Young, a business consultant with the Shippensburg Small Business Development Corp. (SBDC), will present the workshop.
Lion Ambassadors give students and their families a tour of the Penn State Mont Alto Campus.

Penn State Mont Alto to host Spring Open House

The Penn State Mont Alto Office of Admissions will host its Spring Open House for prospective students and their families on April 7 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Multipurpose Activities Center (MAC) on campus.
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Penn State Mont Alto to host LION Tank™ competition

The Mont Alto LaunchBox―a business incubator funded by Penn State’s Invent Penn State initiative―will host its inaugural micro-grant pitch competition, LION Tank™, on March 16, at Penn State Mont Alto from 6 to 7:30 p.m.