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Melizza Zavala Duran '18

'Dream Big' is convocation message

“Dream big just like I did,” said Melizza Zavala Duran ’18, Student Government Association president, as she welcomed the incoming Class of 2017 and encouraged the students to get involved.
Seth Miller

Penn State Mont Alto hosts Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

Clear blue skies provided the perfect opportunity for a Solar Eclipse Viewing Party on the Quad at Penn State Mont Alto on August 21, 2017.
David Beardsley, Lisa DeGregorio, Curtis Hoover, and Anne Miller

New staff members at Penn State Mont Alto

Penn State Mont Alto welcomes four new staff members, David Beardsley, Lisa DeGregorio, Curtis Hoover, and Anne Miller.
Glen Horst learns how to operate a crane from Manitowoc Training Instructor Charlie Reeder.

Mont Alto expands STEM Camp in its second year

Last year’s inaugural STEM Camp at Penn State Mont Alto was an overwhelming success, but camp organizers wanted to take it to the next level. After polling last year’s students, camp was expanded to offer activities and field trips beyond the college campus. Thirty rising ninth and 10th graders from a dozen Pennsylvania school districts participated in the week-long day camp, which began July 10.
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Student Engagement Network making strides in program development

Over the last several months, the Student Engagement Network has made significant progress in advancing the University’s strategic priority focusing on transforming education through student engagement.

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.
Lion with CVWC Mark

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.
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.
Jordyn Hartsock in MedCamp

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.