Student Showcase

This exciting event features Penn State Altoona students from various disciplines showcasing their work through presentations to the business community. It’s an opportunity for the community to see firsthand the fine work and talent at Penn State Altoona, while building the students’ communication and networking skills. This event brings students and community members together to build lasting relationships.

Students will present in the areas of business, electro-mechanical engineering technology, rail transportation engineering, security and risk analysis, and nursing.  The Pechter Business Plan Competition will also take place.

Spring 2019 Student Showcase

Friday, April 26, 2019
8:45 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Devorris Downtown Center, 1431 – 12th Avenue | Altoona, PA

2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology Project Demonstrations
Force Advanced Technology Center, Ivyside Campus


Time Event
8:45 a.m. Welcome
Dr. Jungwoo Ryoo
Head of the Division of Business, Engineering, and Information Sciences and Technology
Penn State Altoona
9:00–10:20 a.m. Presentations
See room schedules
10:20–10:40 a.m. Break
10:40 a.m.–noon Presentations
11:30 a.m. Sigma Beta Delta Induction
Noon–12:40 p.m. Networking Lunch at Heritage Discovery Center and YEA! Tradeshow
A networking lunch provided for students, business leaders, community members, faculty, and guests in Altoona Heritage Discovery Center
12:40 p.m. Announcement of Pechter Business Plan Competition Results
12:40 p.m. Presentations
1:00–2:20 p.m. Business Internship Poster Presentation
Penn Building, Floor 3
 2:30–4:30 p.m. Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology Project Demonstrations
Ralph and Helen Force Advanced Technology Center, Ivyside campus

Please feel free to move between presentations.