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Release Date: Oct 31 2018

It all started in spring of 2017. Current seniors Marissa Works and Anthony Stem had an idea that would change how Penn State performing arts events reached the public on and off campus. The two students, both leaders in the Performing Arts Council...

Release Date: Oct 30 2018

For eight months, a seven-person team of undergraduate students, including Graphic Design sophomore Christina Warren, worked to develop technology that could help students find a more efficient academic path to graduation- and in September that work...

Release Date: Oct 25 2018

As an award-winning visual artist, cultural activist, and professor of art in the School of Visual Arts at Penn State, Lonnie Graham focuses on a message geared toward social activism, inclusivity and selflessness. Since Graham...

Release Date: Oct 23 2018

Michael Chapman, Theatre Design and Technology alumnus and longtime theatre, television and film costume supervisor, has made a financial commitment to the School of Theatre to endow the Montez H. King Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Theatre Design...

Release Date: Oct 23 2018

Eric Christian is one of the many Penn State alumni who shows current students that hard work and commitment pay off.  Christian won a Creative Arts Emmy in September 2018 for his role as one of the lighting directors for “Jesus Christ...

Release Date: Oct 22 2018

Faculty from four universities joined forces with jazz musicians in Santiago de Cuba in September for the Cuban premiere of a new work for big band, "Cuban Pictures at an Exhibition," inspired by Modest Mussorgsky’s famous...

Release Date: Oct 18 2018

Just minutes before entering her audition on the snare drum, Susan Nowlin, now Susan Nowlin Batutis, braided her long hair and pulled it to the top of her head to show then director, James Dunlop that she could wear the iconic Blue Band top hat...

Release Date: Oct 17 2018

We need 400 people to help us tune the School of Music's new recital hall on October 30 and 31! That's right—400 people to sit quietly in a seat while the acousticians measure and evaluate the sound of various instruments and ensembles...

Release Date: Oct 04 2018

The MorningStar Solar Home, a self-sustainable home designed and built by Penn State students and faculty, now features a mural created by Danielle Spewak, a senior in the Penn State School of Visual Arts. The home was created in 2007 to compete in...

Release Date: Oct 02 2018

Just a few minutes after the halftime whistle was blown at Saturday night’s White Out against Ohio State, the largest-ever crowd at Beaver Stadium was treated to a halftime spectacular that was the result of a unique collaboration between the...

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