Upcoming Events

Want to see Mont Alto students in Community Service ACTION?? Come on over to CAMP EDER in Fairfield          

Saturday 2/25/17…tomorrow morning (7:30-11:30am), buy a ticket, and enjoy a pancake, sausage and egg BREAKFAST!

914 Mt Hope Rd, Fairfield, PA 17320 FYI: Fresh eggs from a local farmer!! 🙂 This is a fundraiser for Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve, a non-profit that provides environmental education and outdoor experiences!!

(There are also maple syrup tours available, but the weather is iffy). More on the event can be found here: http://strawberryhill.org/public-programs/maple-sugaring/ or on the Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve facebook page! Like and follow them! 🙂 Hope to see you there!! TELL YOUR FRIENDS! :)))

Unity in Diversity: Upcoming Events Spring 2017

Please join us over the common hour at Wiestling on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, as Susan Brubaker, a second year student in the PSUMA PTA program presents:

 From Behind Bars: Lessons on Wellness

Susan is retired from the State Correctional Department. She worked at the Camp Hill prison system as an instructor with a specialization in health and wellness. Throughout her years in this role, she has gathered, and seeks to share, her many experiences and insights into the world of ‘wellness’. Her presentation (and facilitated activities) will explore the role of ‘Respect, Integrity and Openness’ as it relates to wellness as well as its relationship to our current campus theme of Reflection, Engagement and Action

From Behind Bars: Lessons on Wellness
Want to have more Respect…Integrity…Openness…in your Life?
Learn Life Lessons from a surprising source….Inmates!
Discussion, stories and experiences shared from my 25 years behind bars.
Come join us Wednesday, March 15th, common hour in the Wiestling Building.

Unity in Diversity: Upcoming Events Spring 2017

Nazu African Dance and Drum Performance (Black History Month)
February 21
, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., General Studies Auditorium ― Celebrate Black History Month with this dance company Baltimore-based West African dance and drum ensemble. Artistic Director Nai Zou Olivier was born in Africa, where he danced with the National Ballet of Ivory Coast until 1991. He released a critically acclaimed African dance video in 1998 and travelled internationally to promote it. As the artistic director of Nazu Dance Company, Olivier uses traditional and contemporary forms of West African dance and drum as a vehicle for cultural expression and a medium for personal healing. Members of Nazu and Company represent a cross-section of dancers and drummers who join in an effort to share the cultural richness of West Africa and the Ivory Coast. This “Unity in Diversity” event is sponsored by the Diversity Committee and Student Activities Fees.

Irish Blessing, Irish Music and Dance (Irish/Celtic Heritage)
March 22, 12:00 to 1:10 p.m., The Mill ― Irish blessing is one of the most requested Irish music and dance ensembles on the contemporary world music scene
today
. Deidre has danced with The chieftains at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and the Myerhoff symphony Hall in Baltimore, MD, and is a rising fiddle phenomenon, famous for her signature-style melodic phrases, heavily influenced by the “old school” players from Ireland. Every day is St. Patrick’s Day when Irish Blessing takes the stage. You can also make an Irish bracelet and learn about Irish jewelry and Celtic knot patterns. This “Unity in Diversity” event is sponsored by the Diversity Committee and paid for by Student Activities Fees.

The Broto Roy Quartet (Asian-Pacific Heritage)
April 6, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., General Studies Auditorium ― Broto Roy was born in India where his great-grandfather Rajanikanto was one of India’s greatest songwriters. Roy began studying traditional Indian music at the age of 6 and in 1998 he released his debut album, “American Raga,” which has the unique distinction of being played aboard the international Space Station. Mixing traditional Indian rhythms and Indian singing, with elements of modern jazz and rock, Roy’s Quartet played to sold-out crowds and rave reviews. This “Unity in Diversity” event is sponsored by the Diversity Committee and paid for by Student Activities Fees.

 

If you have an upcoming campus theme event or activity you wish us to post, just email:

  1. The title of your activity,
  2. The date, time and location of your activity
  3. brief description of your activity to:     djd139@psu.edu