Workers from DEE
Construction Co. of State College are installing a second foundation to
be used for another lamp post for the front of the Nittany Lion Inn on
the University Park campus.
Mike Conti, associate general
manager for Hospitality Services, goes over information with Jeanie
Andrews, assistant manager of employee relations, right, and Monica
Nachman, administrative assistant in the Office of the President, at
a Commission for Women mentoring program event. Conti's presentation
topic was "Etiquette and Multiculturalism." For more information about
the commission's mentoring program, check the Web at http://www.lions.psu.edu/cfw/mentor/mentor.html
The exuberance of
childhood is reflected in this bronze sculpture, "Olympic Wannabees,"
by Glenna Goodacre, that was installed on the lawn of the Hintz Family
Alumni Center on the University Park campus. The artwork was donated by
Edward Hintz, chairman of the Board of Trustees, and his wife, Helen.
Gregory S. Jenkins, associate
professor of meteorology, is studying the impact of climate change in
Kareem Samhouri, left, and Jeff Hantz prepare for the tip-off as Teri Jordan Lucas, center, tosses up the ball to start a wheelchair basketball game at White Building on the University Park campus. Wheelchair basketball is one of the Late Night Penn State programs available on the University Park campus. Other wheelchair basketball games are planned for 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2 and 9, and 2 to 6 p.m. Nov. 10. The program is one of several initiatives at the University made possible through a $10,000 health promotion grant from the Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation. The grants, awarded twice yearly, recognize programs that enable people with disabilities to live independent and active lives by seeking to remove societal and environmental barriers that limit the abilities of individuals living with paralysis. For more information about disability recreation opportunities offered at Penn State, check the Web at http://www.psu.edu/sports/disabilityrec/