This summer Penn State DuBois Continuing and Community Education has transitioned its highly successful summer camp programming to remote delivery. Students can join new classes using the virtual delivery of Zoom. Children will work with teachers and other students remotely as they do hands-on activities.
For more than three decades, Penn State DuBois Associate Professor of English Tony Vallone has shared his passion for literature, poetry, and all forms of writing. Now, Vallone is impacting an even greater number of aspiring writers by lending his expertise to The Watershed Journal as a member of its board of directors.
Navajo Cultural Ambassador Lawrence Kaibetoney will speak about Navajo culture, lifestyle and traditions at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in Hiller Auditorium at Penn State DuBois. As part of the Penn State DuBois Cultural, Performing Arts, and Lecture Series, this event is free and open to the public.
Authors Lee J. Stout and Harry H. West will discuss their book “Lair of the Lion: A History of Beaver Stadium” at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, at the Penn State DuBois Library, located in the Hiller Building. The event is free and open to the public.
Landau Eugene Murphy Jr., winner of season six of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” will headline this year’s Penn State DuBois Benefit Celebration, slated for 6 p.m. Oct. 12 at the DuBois Country Club. Tickets go on sale July 1 for this unique event, which will see Murphy perform favorites from Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and other classics.
The problematic and contradictory relationship between the art of Italian painter, sculptor and muralist Corrado Cagli and the fascist government that supported him will be explored in an upcoming presentation by Penn State Laureate John Champagne. He is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, in Hiller Auditorium at Penn State DuBois. It is free and open to the public.
Distinguished Professor of English Emeritus Richard Kopley new book, "Kenny and the Blue Sky," will be released on June 15. "Blue Sky" follows Kenny, a young boy who dreams of being able to reach, touch and be in the sky. Through the wonder of a child's view, the sky lowers itself one afternoon, allowing Kenny and his family and friends to experience the sky as no one else ever has.