Dedication of the Behrend Center of Pennsylvania State College on Oct. 30, 1948, took place on the west patio of the Glenhill Farmhouse and drew the interest of many local dignitaries.
Oct. 30 still is celebrated as Founders' Day.
An American flag
was planted in front of the
Nittany Lion shrine on the University Park campus by a passer-by. Several
symbols of patriotism continue to be visible on the University's campuses
systemwide in the wake of the Sept. 11 tragedy.
Tooting their own horn
The Penn State Blue Band
plays a patriotic number whle practicing on the fields off University
Drive. The band will present the half-time show when the Nittany Lions
take on the Wolverines of Michigan Saturday in Beaver Stadium on the
University Park campus.
This photograph by Susan Carr is part of "Intimate Perception," an exhibition of painting and photography, in the McLanahan and Sheetz Galleries at Penn State Altoona through Nov. 2. "Intimate Perceptions" is the second exhibit of the Ivyside Juried Exhibition 2001-2002 featuring 10 nationally-recognized artists.
Old Main on the University Park
campus is illuminated in
pink as part of the "Illuminate Pennsylvania Campaign" for breast cancer
Darrell Mills from
the Office of Physical Plant is wiring lamp posts located between the
Procurement Services Building and the practice fields on the University
Park campus. With the end of Daylight Savings Time only four weeks away,
artificial lighting takes on an added importance.
Protecting part of the exhibit
"The Poetry of Line," Richard Hall and Ronald Hand install a see-through
shell. The display by Henry Pearson will take place in the Palmer Museum
of Art through Nov. 18.
Catherine Ross, holder
of the Dorothy Foehr Huck chair in nutrition in the College of Health
and Human Development, has recently reported on research on Vitamin
A. Studies suggest the vitamin's active form may enhance the effectiveness
This small grove of Black Oaks
at the east end of Curtin Road, near Beaver Stadium on the University
Park campus, encompasses a memorial and is an example of a grove that
could be nominated for protection to the University Tree Commission.