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Release Date: Mar 27 2015

The reactions were intense. Some of the participants cried, some got angry and some stood in shocked silence. The television screens loomed in front of them, displaying images of their distorted and unrecognizable faces. “That’s not me,...

Release Date: Mar 27 2015

Dr. Nancy Locke, associate professor of art history, has published “How photography evolved from science to art” in The Conversation: Academic Rigor, Journalistic Flair (March 11, 2015): http://theconversation.com/how...

Release Date: Mar 26 2015

On March 28 and 29, local audiences will be treated to performances of Puccini’s opera "La Bohème" on the Eisenhower Auditorium stage. While that stage frequently hosts national touring groups, concerts, speakers and more, this...

Release Date: Mar 25 2015

The Penn State School of Visual Arts’ John M. Anderson Endowment Lecture Series welcomes the Yes Men for a lecture at 6 p.m. Wed., April 1, in the John Bill Freeman Auditorium of the HUB-Robeson Center. In addition, the Yes Men will lead a...

Release Date: Mar 25 2015

Gregory Drane, assistant director of athletic bands at Penn State, has been named director of athletic bands at the University -- including the Marching Blue Band -- for a two-year term, effective July 1, 2015. Drane, who holds a master’s...

Release Date: Mar 24 2015

Congratulations to second-year graduate student Emily Karosas, who won the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Eastern Division Young Artist Competition on January 11, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Emily has also won the Young Artist String Prize...

Release Date: Mar 24 2015

Parker Hanawalt, a 4th grader at Radio Park Elementary School in State College, has been cast as Tom of Warwick in the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State presentation of the national tour of Lerner & Loewe’s “Camelot....

Release Date: Mar 24 2015

New York City’s Theatreworks USA performs “The Lightning Thief,” a musical adaptation of the first book in Rick Riordan’s popular “Percy Jackson & the Olympians” series, at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 12, in Penn...

Release Date: Mar 24 2015

The ensemble eighth blackbird, “the altogether brilliant and fearless young sextet that champions both modern music and dramatic experimentation” (Chicago-Sun Times), makes its Center for the Performing Arts concert premiere at 7:30 p.m...

Release Date: Mar 23 2015

Kelema Lee Moses, Ph.D. candidate in art history, has received a 2015–2016 Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship at Occidental College, Los Angeles, California. The fellowship will support her research on the architectural history of Hawaii,...

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