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Release Date: Nov 26 2014

Flutist Ammi Lopez and clarinetist Rachael Hendricks, both seniors pursuing the Bachelor of Music degree, were recently awarded the Marjorie Jane Brewster Memorial Music Scholarship, one of the most prestigious scholarships awarded by the Penn State...

Release Date: Nov 26 2014

With credits as varied as “Northern Exposure,” Sesame Street” and the recent sci-fi thriller “Interstellar,” actor, clown and writer Bill Irwin has a lot of experiences to share. And he will do just that, with Penn...

Release Date: Nov 20 2014

On Monday, November 17, Bill Doan, professor of theatre, got a pie in the face—for THON. During Theatre 100, one of his students threw the whipped-cream concoction at Doan to benefit the fundraising efforts of Apollo, a special interest...

Release Date: Nov 20 2014

The children of Burt Fenner have established the Burt L. Fenner Scholarship in Music Composition in his memory, to provide recognition and financial assistance to undergraduate or graduate students in the School of Music. Fenner, who died in October...

Release Date: Nov 19 2014

The College of Arts and Architecture will be part of the World Campus’ first interdisciplinary undergraduate major, a Bachelor of Design in Digital Multimedia Design, to launch in spring or fall 2016. Graeme Sullivan, director of the Penn...

Release Date: Nov 19 2014

When the 1928 Tudor fireplace in the historic Schreyer House, home of Penn State President Eric Barron, needed to be restored, who did his interior designer call? The Penn State Department of Architecture, of course. In late summer 2014, Connie...

Release Date: Nov 17 2014

Penn State’s third-year architecture students recently received some help in studio from this semester’s clients – high school students from the Norris Square neighborhood in north Philadelphia. The high school students came to the...

Release Date: Nov 14 2014

College of Arts and Architecture faculty members Graeme Sullivan, director of the School of Visual Arts, and Darrin Thornton, assistant professor of music education, will serve as panelists in an open community discussion reflecting on the arts as a...

Release Date: Nov 14 2014

Wanda Knight, associate professor of art education and women's studies, was honored as the Outstanding Art Educator in Higher Education at the Pennsylvania Art Education Association (PAEA) conference in early November. Kristin Barry, instructor...

Release Date: Nov 14 2014

The College of Arts and Architecture will be part of the World Campus' first interdisciplinary undergraduate major, a Bachelor of Design in Digital Multimedia Design. Graeme Sullivan, director of the Penn State School of Visual Arts, will...

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