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Student-athletes earn Academic All-Conference Awards

During the 2017-18 academic year, 38 Penn State Mont Alto student-athletes representing all five of the athletic department’s winter and spring teams were named to the Penn State University Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
Rob Caples

Mont Alto faculty discuss roadblocks to learning

About 40 Penn State Mont Alto faculty and staff met to share and discuss ways to recognize student learning roadblocks and how best to overcome them during Mont Alto’s second annual faculty conference on June 8.
Spend a Summer Day

Spend a Summer Evening and Day events

High school juniors, seniors and their families are invited to Spend a Summer Evening or Day at the Penn State Mont Alto campus. During the events, students and their parents will have the opportunity to learn about Penn State and the college admissions process.
Campus’ human birthing simulator, Lucina

Mont Alto Class of 1958 Celebrates 60th Reunion

Penn State Mont Alto Nursing Program Coordinator Carranda Barkdoll speaks to members of the Class of 1958 about how Lucina, a human simulator, gives nursing students the ability to practice a wide-range of birthing scenarios from a normal delivery to obstetrical emergencies.
Mont Alto Campaign Event

Alumni and supporters kick up their heels during Mont Alto campaign kick off

A western-themed event on May 19 at the Mont Alto campus officially kicked off the campus' efforts in “A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence," the University's current fundraising campaign.
Questers Read Poem

Questers dedicate restored cross at Mont Alto Campus

On May 25, the Questers of the Falling Spring Chapter dedicated the restored Emmanuel Chapel cross to the Mont Alto Campus. Also presented were some historical items uncovered through the project’s research, which includes a Holy Bible, once belonging to the Emmanuel Chapel; and the photo and bust of Bishop Potter. The bust was originally donated to the Chapel 100 years to the day, on May 25, 1918.
JBMS 7th-grader Sydney Fleming at Penn State Mont Alto

James Buchanan students visit Penn State Mont Alto

James Buchanan Middle School students visited the Penn State Mont Alto for a day of STEM exploration on May 16.
Kevin Alexander Boon

'A Host of Sparrows' VIP screening

Penn State Mont Alto Associate Professor Kevin Alexander Boon has written and directed his third film, "A Host of Sparrows," which will be shown during a VIP screening at 7 p.m. on July 7 in Chambersburg’s Capitol Theatre.

Center for Global Studies presents faculty, students with awards

The Center for Global Studies recently presented $73,800 in awards to faculty members and students whose work advances research and projects in global studies.

Wife, mother of two balanced unique challenges as she earned Penn State degrees

Casey Staley-Bingaman, a mother of two whose husband is a Marine, fulfilled a promise she made to herself when she graduated from Penn State on May 5.