New to the Penn State DuBois campus is a Nittany Lion Shrine.
of Pollock Road and North Atherton Street on the University Park campus
will close permanently on Oct. 31 for construction of the IST Building.
Kate Dailey, a
senior Penn State Lion Ambassador, lit candles in preparation for the
annual Lantern Night evening tours of the University Park campus. Participants
learn the history and traditions of the University.
Kat Rudolph, environmental educator, touches up the Halloween wall for the Children's Halloween Trail and Festival at the Shaver's Creek Environmental Center. The event, featuring crafts, food and storytelling, is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 27 and 28. For information, tickets and reservations, call (814) 863-2000.
Photo: Greg Grieco
Barbara J. Garrison, distinguished
professor of chemistry, points to an architect's rendition of the new
chemistry building to be constructed on the University Park campus.
Ground was broken Oct. 19 for the new building, which will be located
along Shortlidge Road near Eisenhower Auditorium.
Researcher George Farkas, professor
of sociology, has studied the vocabulary development of economically
disadvantaged children. Those that fall behind often struggle to catch
up, he said.
Searching for solutions
The Oct. 17 campus/community
session of the Public Issues Forums of Centre County dealt with dangerous
drinking and was attended by more than 100 people interested in addressing
the possibilities for demanding citizen responsibility, treating the
public health epidemic and educating for societal change. The event
was presented in the HUB-Robeson Center on the University Park campus
by State College Area School District Community Education in association
with the Centre Daily
Times. Above, Bill
Asbury, left, vice president for student affairs, was seated with Isaiah
J. Poole, opinion page editor of the Centre
Daily Times, at the start
of the forum. Below, participants were shown a video on drinking
before they broke into smaller groups for discussions. Bottom photo,
Suzanna Kerlin, chair of the steering committee for the Centre County
Public Issues Forum, registers student Kate Yanuzzi for the discussion.