Expert on the paranormal to speak at Penn State DuBois

DuBOIS, PA. – Just in time for Halloween, paranormal expert John Zaffis will share his experiences with the supernatural during a free, public event on Oct. 26 at Penn State DuBois. With over 40 years of experience studying and investigating the paranormal, Zaffis has studied demonology, which led to his involvement with cases of possession and exorcism, and working with prominent exorcists in this field. He is also a published author of books on the paranormal.

John Zaffis.

John Zaffis has over 40 years of experience studying and investigating the paranormal.

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Zaffis has been featured in the SyFy television series “Haunted Collector," and Discovery Channel's documentaries “A Haunting in Connecticut” and “Little Lost Souls." Zaffis has also appeared on “Unsolved Mysteries," “Piers Morgan," and many other print and news media events. His first book, “Shadows of the Dark," co-written with Brian McIntyre, was released in September 2004. Zaffis has also appeared on “Ghost Hunters” and “Ghost Adventures." He is working on multiple follow-up books currently, and is lecturing all over the United States at colleges and universities.

The event is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26, in Hiller Auditorium at Penn State DuBois. This event is free and open to the public.  For more information on Zaffis, visit or contact the Penn State DuBois Office of Student Engagement at [email protected] or 814-375-4764.