Photo gallery
Penn State Intercom......January 25, 2001


David T. Wilson, Alvin H. Clemens professor of entrepreneurial studies, reviews some information before the start of his class in the Thomas Auditorium on the University Park campus. Wilson is co-teaching a marketing and logistics class with Andrew Bergstein, instructor in marketing, and Robert A. Novack, associate professor of business logistics, in the new, high-tech classroom.
Photo: Greg Grieco


Class notes are projected on a 22-by-28-foot screen, split to project two images, enabling even those in the back of the classroom to see them with ease. This is just one of the technological enhancements built into the auditorium in Thomas Building on the University Park campus.
Photo: Greg Grieco


This artist's rendering shows the proposed family housing units for West Campus.


Pat Gibboney, network support specialist in the College of Arts and Architecture, readies the entrance to the new photo show, "History Past, History Present: The Daguerreotype Portrait in America." This exhibit will be on display through May 20. For a list of additional exhibits taking place at the Palmer Museum of Art, check the Web at
Photo: Greg Grieco


Learning the ropes


Kris Edson, center, shows Mark Trautman, left, how to tie a specific knot by practicing on a bike rack behind Old Main while Ryan Greeley waits, right. The old elm in the background is being removed. The bare area will then be the site of a new planting in the spring.
Photo: Greg Grieco

Hammer and chisel


Chuck Greenland of Greenland Masonry works installing a new wall and hand rail on the North Side of Eisenhower Auditorium on the University Park campus.

Photo: Greg Grieco


This ground view rendering of the new Information Sciences and Technology Building shows how it would look as viewed from Noll Lab and Burrowes Road.


David Shapiro, professor of economics, demography and women's studies, has co-authored a study on the declining fertility rates in rural and urban sub-Saharan Africa.
Photo: Greg Grieco

Marching to remember


State College Mayor Bill Welch, right, joined President Graham B. Spanier in leading the Civil Rights Commemorative March on the University Park campus Jan. 17. The march started at Old Main, seen in the background, and ended at the HUB-Robeson Center. It was one of several activities held University-wide last week in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.
Photo: Greg Grieco