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23rd Annual Cumberland Valley Women's Conference

Penn State Mont Alto will host the 23rd Annual Cumberland Valley Women’s Conference (CVWC) in conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at the Mont Alto campus.

Four named Big Ten Academic Alliance Academic Leadership Program Fellows

The Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) Academic Leadership Program has gained four additional Fellows from the Penn State ranks. The BTAA is the academic consortium of the Big Ten universities. Through its leadership program, participants who have demonstrated exceptional ability and administrative promise are aided in further developing their leadership and managerial skills.
James Frisbie and Rick Roush

College of Ag Sciences names outstanding students for 2017

Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences recognized the recipient of the Outstanding Senior Award, as well as Outstanding Students in golf course turfgrass management, forest technology and wildlife technology for the 2016-17 academic year.
Drs. Chown, Sygielski, and Achampong sign articulation agreements.

HACC partners with two Penn State campuses

Penn State Mont Alto, Penn State York and HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College, are partnering to provide more opportunities for graduates of HACC who want to continue their education and pursue a bachelor’s degree.
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MedCamp educates future healthcare professionals

Penn State Mont Alto hosts its 12th annual MedCamp, giving rising ninth- and 10th-graders the opportunity to learn about health care and medical careers.
Penn State Mont Alto Faculty Conference

Instructors learn best pedagogical practices from peers

Approximately 30 Penn State Mont Alto faculty members shared and discussed best pedagogical practices for student engagement during a full-day, off-campus retreat on June 9.
NSO Students and Families Head to NSO Session

Penn State Mont Alto hosts New Student Orientation

During the week of June 5-8, Penn State Mont Alto's Division of Undergraduate Studies hosted the first week of New Student Orientation for the summer, giving new students who are enrolled for fall 2017 a jump-start to the school year.
Map of 17 sites of Invent Penn State Innovation Hubs

Invent Penn State initiative awards four $50,000 seed grants to campuses

The Invent Penn State initiative announced the awarding of four $50,000 seed grants to develop additional innovation hubs to jump-start entrepreneurial activities in campus communities across the Commonwealth. Awarded by a competitive selection process, the four grants will go to the Brandywine, Fayette, Mont Alto and Worthington Scranton campuses.
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Mont Alto awarded LaunchBox funding to support entrepreneurial activities

As part of Penn State President Eric Barron’s Invent Penn State initiative, Penn State Mont Alto is one of four Commonwealth Campuses to receive a three-year, $50,000 grant to develop the LaunchBox ― an incubator to help aspiring entrepreneurs develop their ideas and take their products and services to market.
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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.