Event Calendar

 
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February 3

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Daylong event designed so students with an admissions offer can learn more about Penn State. The overall on-campus session, with a breakout specifically focusing on the College of Communications, includes student aid information, conversations with students, campus tours, lunch and more. More info: http://admissions.psu.edu/info/accepted-students/programs/

Website: http://admissions.psu.edu/info/accepted-students/programs/

Film Screening “Bright Lights”

February 6

Film Screening “Bright Lights”

Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: Carnegie Cinema

Free public sreening of "Bright Lights," the HBO documentary about the late Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. Film editor Sheila Shirazi will participate in a post-screening question-and-answer session. Event sponsored by the Department of Film-Video and Media Studies.

February 11

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Daylong event designed so students with an admissions offer can learn more about Penn State. The overall on-campus session, with a breakout specifically focusing on the College of Communications, includes student aid information, conversations with students, campus tours, lunch and more. More info: http://admissions.psu.edu/info/accepted-students/programs/

Website: http://admissions.psu.edu/info/accepted-students/programs/

February 12

Hollywood Program Info Session

Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: 260 Willard Building

Want to spend Spring 2018 in Hollywood learning firsthand about the entertainment industry? The Penn State Hollywood Program offers internships and communications classes on the entertainment industry each spring semester in the entertainment capital of the world. Open to all majors in the College of Communications. Come learn about the program at this information session.

February 13

Hollywood Program Info Session

Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: 260 Willard Building

Want to spend Spring 2018 in Hollywood learning firsthand about the entertainment industry? The Penn State Hollywood Program offers internships and communications classes on the entertainment industry each spring semester in the entertainment capital of the world. Open to all majors in the College of Communications. Come learn about the program at this information session.

February 16

“Peace Officer” Screening, Discussion

Time: 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Location: WPSU Studios, Innovation Park

A free public screening of the documentary "Peace Officer" followed by a town hall-style about gun violence. The event is part of the Talking Together About Guns initiative, whose sponsors include the College of Communications, the College of the Liberal Arts Department of Communication Arts and Sciences, and The Rock Ethics Institute. For more information and to reserve a seat, visit http://wpsu.psu.edu/peaceofficer/

February 21

Lions in the City: Big Ten in the Big Apple

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Bounce Sporting Club, 55 W. 21st St.

The Penn State College of Communications Advertising/Public Relations Network Board is sponsoring a networking happy hours -- “Lions In The City: Big Ten in the Big Apple -- at Bounce Sporting Club for College of Comm alumni, as well as Penn Staters working in advertising, PR, marketing and associated communications fields in the New York metro area. More info: {page_10473}

February 22

Arthur W. Page Center Awards Dinner

Location: The Grand Hyatt, New York City

The Arthur W. Page Center begins an annual award series that will honor public relations professionals and journalists who demonstrate the highest levels of ethics and integrity in their craft. The awards will be presented at a celebratory dinner in New York City. Event and ticket information will be available soon on the Page Center website

“Plan for Paradise”

February 24

“Plan for Paradise”

Chenits Pettigrew

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: Carnegie Cinema

Free public lecture -- titled "Plan for Paradise" -- and event featuring alumnus Chenits Pettigrew ('01) as part of Black History Month activities in the College of Communications.

February 27

Alumni Networking Event

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Location: Troeg's Brewery, 200 Hersheypark Dr., Hershey, PA

College of Communications alumni networking event.

February 28

Scholars Roundtable

Time: 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: 101 Carnegie Building