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Stephan Kessler

Penn State Mont Alto students deepen roots in community outreach and service

Penn State Mont Alto occupational therapy assistant students are not only engaging 4-year-old Kamdyn Hartung through their studies, they are also assisting with The Gala for Hope for Kamdyn’s Kure, an event to be held in his honor April 7 at the Green Grove Gardens in Greencastle.
Erica Newton

No ordinary classroom

Imagine your classroom is an incredible journey, traveling through South Africa and studying while also getting introduced to amazing people, places and animals. Penn State Mont Alto business management student Erica Newton experienced such a journey in spring 2016, when she participated in Penn State’s Allied for Earth Sciences Engineering and Development in Africa (AESEDA) Parks and People: South Africa Wild Coast Program.
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Penn State Mont Alto Film Project draws from campus talent for 'Ghosting'

English professor Kevin Boon is nurturing locally grown cinema through his Penn State Mont Alto Film Project. His latest film is a horror movie titled "Ghosting."
Chancellor Francis Achampong hands the WCHS project policies and procedures book to WCHS President Greg Duffey.

Nursing and IST students improve health care services

Penn State Mont Alto nursing and information sciences and technology students collaborated on a capstone project to help improve the quality of services at Waynesboro Community and Human Services.
OTA student Haylee Dietrich with Trinity House Resident.

Occupational therapy assistant students connect with community members

During the winter months, residents at Trinity House, an apartment complex near the Mont Alto campus, appreciated the energy Penn State Mont Alto occupational therapy assistants brought twice a week.