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Release Date: Nov 21 2018

Phil Choo, professor and coordinator of the M.F.A. in graphic design in the Department of Art, Graphic Design and Art History at Oklahoma State University, has been appointed the head of the Penn State Graphic Design program, effective January 2019...

Release Date: Nov 21 2018

Congratulations to senior Celeste Belknap, who has been awarded the 2018 Marjorie Jane Brewster Memorial Scholarship, one of the most prestigious scholarships given by the Penn State School of Music. Created in memory of Marjorie Jane Brewster by...

Release Date: Nov 20 2018

Distinguished Professor of Music Maureen Carr was presented with the Ruth A. Solie Award at the 2018 meeting of the American Musicological Sodiety in San Antonio, Texas, for a book titled The Rite of Spring at 100 (Indiana University Press...

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...

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