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Veterans Day ceremony at Penn State Mont Alto

Penn State Mont Alto honors vets

About 50 members of the Penn State Mont Alto community and friends gathered today (Nov. 11) at the Veterans’ Memorial near Conklin Hall to honor and thank those who have served in the United States armed forces.
Mont Alto Career Closet

Career Closet provides business attire to students

Students who need clothes for an interview, career fair or professional event can peruse donated business attire, try on the items, and keep them free of charge during Penn State Mont Alto’s Career Closet during the afternoons of Nov. 1 to 3 in the Wiestling Hall Student Center.
Penn State Mont Alto Cross Country

PSUAC Championship Meet at Norlo Park

Penn State Mont Alto hosted the Penn State University Athletic Conference championship cross-country meet on Oct. 29 at Norlo Park in Fayetteville. This is the first time the meet was hosted in the area. Ten Penn State campuses competed in the meet and about 100 student-athletes participated.
Ed Perry

Citizens' Climate Lobby event at Penn State Mont Alto

The Citizens’ Climate Lobby, a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy group focused on national policies to address climate change, will educate citizens about the effects of climate change and recommend a strategy to combat it during “Carbon Fee and Dividend: A Market-based Solution to Climate Change” from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Multipurpose Activities Center at Penn State Mont Alto. The event is free and open to the public.
Mont Alto alumni at tailgate.

Mont Alto alumni gather at homecoming tailgate

About 140 Penn State Mont Alto alumni, family members, and friends gathered at The Nittany Lion Inn on Oct. 8 prior to Penn State's homecoming football game vs. Maryland for Penn State Mont Alto’s 8th annual Alumni and Friends Tailgate.
All In

Mont Alto to host kickoff of “All In at Penn State"

The Penn State Mont Alto Diversity and Campus Theme Committees hosted an event as part of the University's “All In at Penn State: A Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion” initiative, which kicked off with an event at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, on Old Main lawn at University Park.
Students tally the results of a tobacco policy survey at Penn State Mont Alto.

Tobacco-free campus survey at Mont Alto

To provide an inclusive sense of the Mont Alto community on the issue of tobacco-free campuses. Students in an integrated English 15 and Statistics 100 course, in coordination with SGA, have undertaken a campus-wide survey that is soliciting the opinions of all members of the campus community ― students, faculty, and staff.
Nicholas Pyeatt

Town hall meeting at Mont Alto campus

State Rep. Paul Schemel will host a town hall meeting at Penn State Mont Alto during which Nicholas Pyeatt, Penn State Altoona associate professor of political science, will speak on the topic of the United States Electoral College and presidential elections. The public is encouraged to attend the free event, which will take place at 7 p.m. Oct. 20 in the General Studies Auditorium
Geoffrey Thulin

Thulin exhibits work at Penn State Mont

The art of Geoffrey Thulin is on exhibit through mid-December at the Penn State Mont Alto Library, second floor. Members of the community are welcome to view the show 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 4 to 10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The exhibit includes watercolor and mixed media paintings.
Kira Hamman

Evening Talk and Star Party at Penn State Mont Alto

Penn State Mont Alto will host a new “Evening Talk and Star Party” series during fall 2016. Each event will begin at 7:30 p.m. with an instructor sharing his or her expertise in the General Studies Auditorium with light refreshments. Weather permitting, a star party, led by Penn State Mont Alto Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy Kim Herrmann, will follow in the field behind the Multipurpose Activities Center.

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