Penn State Mont Alto students, faculty, and staff represented the campus at THON in February. Pictured, from left: Adrian Casey; Madison Shirley; Barrett Scroggs, assistant professor in Human Development and Family Studies; Kirsten Tercek; Jacob Ziegler; and Donna Rhodes, student activities coordinator.
Penn State IT awarded the 2019 Learning Tool Interoperability (LTI) Advantage Contributors Institutional Leadership Award at the IMS Global Learning Impact Institute in San Diego on May 23, 2019. Pictured (left to right): Tony Anderson, Penn State learning tools and learning management system manager, TLT director of operations Terry O’Heron, and learning tools project manager Kristen Lytle at the IMS Global Learning Impact Institute in San Diego.
The National Science Foundation has joined in supporting Penn State’s goal of taking more of its discoveries to market by awarding Penn State a five-year, $500,000 Innovation Corps (I-Corps) grant to establish the Invent Penn State I-Corps Site in collaboration with Ben Franklin Technology Partner’s TechCelerator, Happy Valley LaunchBox, and Invent Penn State’s Innovation Hubs.
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.
Members of the Penn State Mont Alto Nurses Club collected pediatric supplies for the Heaven's Angels Pediatric Clinic, which provides children affordable medical care in Haiti. Julie Reichard, a 2014 Mont Alto alumna and nurse, moved her family to Haiti to set up the clinic and serves as its director.