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Release Date: May 18 2020

The College of Arts and Architecture recently honored the following students as college and academic unit marshals: Daniela Claudio Pagán, of Caguas, Puerto Rico, was the college marshal. Pagán earned a bachelor of design in graphic design and a...

Release Date: Apr 23 2020

With the recent shift around the world to remote learning and working environments, Penn State students, faculty, and community members are struggling to find a new normal. Many people are turning to social media, and School of Music sophomores...

Release Date: Apr 22 2020

What does a choir director do when his university moves to remote instruction and the beloved March Madness basketball playoffs are canceled? Launch his own version of “March Madness” using pieces of music, of course. According to...

Release Date: Apr 21 2020

Brian Alfred, assistant professor of art and founder/host of the podcast “Sound & Vision,” recently launched a new podcast, “Brave New World,” to give people from a variety of creative disciplines—ranging from the...

Release Date: Apr 21 2020

By Architecture Graduate Student Sohail Sadroleslami Recently I watched a town hall meeting that President Barron and some other University officials were attending, in a remote manner, of course! There I noticed a very interesting remark by...

Release Date: Apr 13 2020

Milton Mersinger ’84 BA Theatre Arts  Recently celebrated his 30th year with Walt Disney Entertainment, which included the opening of Disney-MGM Studios and the original pre-Broadway production of Beauty and the Beast. He...

Release Date: Apr 13 2020

Though it’s arguably the most challenging and exciting venue for School of Theatre students, faculty, and staff, in recent years the Pavilion Theatre has become increasingly burdensome as a production venue. The aging infrastructure’s...

Release Date: Apr 13 2020

Best friends since their first year at Penn State, Maya Rose Lederer and Tiffany Carvalho have followed parallel yet distinctly unique paths in pursuit of their dreams. Being selected for reality TV shows is the common denominator, but where each...

Release Date: Apr 09 2020

Milagros Ponce de León, associate professor and head of the B.F.A. Design and Technology program, was recently nominated for two Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding set design for her work on Into the Woods at Ford’s Theatre and...

Release Date: Apr 09 2020

Penn State School of Theatre faculty member Steve Broadnax III has been teaching at Penn State for nearly 15 years and during that time established himself as an acclaimed director, writer and actor on Broadway and beyond. However, the way he sees...

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