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Release Date: Jun 20 2018

William Doan, professor in the Penn State School of Theatre, will serve as an artist-in-residence in the College of Nursing for the 2018–19 academic year in an effort to infuse artistic representation into the science of nursing. The unique...

Release Date: Jun 12 2018

Rick Lombardo, award-winning stage director, artistic director, and adapter, has been appointed director of the Penn State School of Theatre, effective July 1, 2018. He is currently the chair of the Department of Theatre and Performance Studies...

Release Date: Jun 12 2018

Voice faculty member Norman Spivey and faculty member emerita Mary Saunders Barton have written a book, Cross-Training in the Voice Studio: A Balancing Act, published by Plural Publishing.  The publisher's website...

Release Date: May 29 2018

Maggie Davis doesn’t look like a detective. She doesn’t wear a trenchcoat, a fedora or carry a magnifying glass. But she’s solving a mystery that dates back to the early years of the United States and the birth of the American...

Release Date: May 25 2018

The Arboretum at Penn State invites the campus and community to the public opening of a summer art exhibition—"Gravity Schmavity: Repurposed Plastic Sculpture by Aurora Robson"—on Saturday, June 2, 2018. The exhibit will be on...

Release Date: May 24 2018

The College of Arts and Architecture will represent Penn State in various artistic ways at the 8th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art (ICCCIA) in Scranton, PA, May 28–June 2. Cristin Millett, professor of art at Penn State...

Release Date: May 23 2018

B. Stephen Carpenter II, professor of art education and African American studies, has been appointed interim director of the Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) for a two-year term, effective August 1, 2018, following the retirement of Graeme...

Release Date: May 18 2018

Dramatic—and often complex—lighting designed for theatrical and stage events can frustrate even the most seasoned professional photographer, but William Kenyon, head of the lighting design program, has written a book that will help...

Release Date: May 18 2018

An idea on a white board three years ago has transformed from a project that no one had the time to pursue into an innovative way of streamlining the development of an online course. Headless Authoring Experience (HAX), the Open Source course...

Release Date: May 16 2018

Helen O'Leary, professor of art in the Penn State School of Visual Arts, has been selected to provide two works for the 2018 Hennessy Art Fund Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) Collection. “Refusal,” created in 2014, and “The...

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