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Release Date: Dec 17 2014

For most faculty members at Penn State, the Golden Globes are an awards show they might watch or read about the next day. For theatre professor and actor Richard Robichaux, however, the 2015 awards mean much more. Robichaux appears in the critically...

Release Date: Dec 16 2014

Fouad Fakhouri ('97 M.M. Composition/Theory, '01 M.M. Orchestral Conducting) has received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Methodist University (North Carolina). As part of that honor, he delivered the fall commencement...

Release Date: Dec 16 2014

With the recent announcement that Penn State Musical Theatre alumna Caroline Bowman (’10) would take over the starring role of Elphaba in Broadway’s Wicked starting December 16, Penn State has three Musical Theatre B.F.A. alumni...

Release Date: Dec 12 2014

Emily Paskewicz, a fifth-year student majoring in landscape architecture and geography, was one of two winners of Penn State Education Abroad's Annual Writing Contest, which is open to students across the University. Emily studied in Mang'...

Release Date: Dec 12 2014

Wanda B. Knight, associate professor of art education and women’s studies, has been named the 2014 Outstanding Art Educator in Higher Education by the Pennsylvania Art Education Association (PAEA). “Dr. Wanda Knight stands out as a...

Release Date: Dec 12 2014

Academics, art professionals, artists and others are invited to participate in the Judy Chicago Dialogue Portal Part 2, "Difference in Studio Art Teaching: Applying Judy Chicago's Pedagogical Principles," which opened Dec. 1. In a...

Release Date: Dec 12 2014

Violinist Lin He (M.M. '00) performed at Carnegie Hall on November 22, 2014, playing a full program of the music of Dinos Constantinides with Margaret O’Connell, mezzo-soprano; Robert DiLutis, clarinet; and Michael Gurt, piano. The...

Release Date: Dec 11 2014

Susan Russell, the 2014-15 Penn State Laureate and associate professor of theatre, is taking her "Dignity Tour" to Penn State campuses, high schools and other locations across Pennsylvania, discussing "various languages of creativity...

Release Date: Dec 11 2014

As students in Penn State’s School of Music prepare for end-of-semester concerts and recitals, they’ll engage in the same rituals as musicians hundreds of years before them. They’ll clamp new reeds in their clarinets, run bars of...

Release Date: Dec 04 2014

Tickets go on sale at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, for “In the Mood,” a brassy, upbeat celebration of America’s greatest generation through the music and dance of the 1940s. The Artbeat, Inc., presentation—featuring the String...

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