Four Penn State Mont Alto students and 85 supporters are participating in the Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, affectionately referred to as THON, Feb. 17-19 at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College. The event culminates the students’ yearlong fundraising efforts to fight pediatric cancer in a 46-hour, no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon.
On Feb. 23, Penn State Mont Alto will host an “Evening Talk and Star Party,” when Kimberly Herrmann, Penn State Mont Alto assistant professor of physics and astronomy, presents “The Great American Solar Eclipse" beginning at 7:30 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. in the General Studies Auditorium. A start party will follow.
Penn State Mont Alto will host a Colloquy Series talk from 12:20 to 1:10 p.m. on Feb. 8 in the Heritage Room of The Millstream Café. Michael (Max) Bramel, Penn State Mont Alto professor in psychology, will present “Finding Our Way Out of Social Dilemmas.” The talk is free and open to the public.
Soul Steps will showcase the African-American dance tradition known as "stepping" at Penn State Mont Alto on Feb. 7 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the General Studies Auditorium. The event is open to the public and free of charge.