The return of movies to the Community Arts Center continues this weekend with two showings of “The Summit” at 7 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Sunday. The blend of “breathtaking cinematography and jaw-dropping re-enactments” tells of the deadliest day in the history of K2, when 11 mountain climbers died. more»
Penn State football coach James Franklin and other head coaches from the university will bring the Penn State Coaches Caravan tour to Pennsylvania College of Technology on Tuesday, May 20. The sold-out lunchtime stop at Penn College will be one of 17 Coaches Caravan events planned in May. more»
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The popular Easter bake sale, the final of the spring semester for the Advanced Patisserie Operations class, will be held from 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday at Le Jeune Patissier (in the West Third Street hallway of the Carl Building Technologies Center). The sale will be managed by Kirsten E. Foti, of Landing, N.J., and Briana L. Klingler, […]
Penn College was among more than 20 busy sites statewide this past weekend as the Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists’ Association continued its annual “Sealant Saturday.” Watch PCToday for more about the initiative, in which Penn College students aid the volunteer effort to promote dental health among c more»
Prospective students and their families can discover the diverse “degrees that work” offered by Pennsylvania College of Technology and explore campus life when the college holds an Open House on Saturday, March 29. more»
Lycoming College will present the Concert at Noon “You Must Remember This – Music from the Movies,” a combined lecture and recital by pianist Gary Boerckel, D.M.A., professor emeritus, on Thursday, March 13 in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. The event is free and open to the public. more»
Pioneering computer scientist and best-selling author Jaron Lanier – the man who coined the phrase “virtual reality” – will speak at Pennsylvania College of Technology on March 17 as part of its Centennial Colloquia Series. more»
As nose-numbing, furnace-fanning winds rustled the trees around Klump Academic Center Auditorium on Thursday night, those gathered inside warmed to the notion of a toasty home that balances energy usage with money-saving efficiency. more»
The perennially popular Soul Food Dinner capped Penn College’s Black History Month observance Thursday, treating the Penn’s Inn audience to an entertaining side dish of music and storytelling. The Philadelphia-based Keepers of the Culture Inc. more»
During “Get Fit Friday,” Community Arts Center patrons can get 50-percent off balcony tickets to see Jillian Michaels live at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23. Log into the online box office between 6 a.m.-midnight Friday, Feb. 28, and enter the promotional code – JMGETFIT – to obtain the discount. more»
Three students from Williamsport Area High School have artwork on display at the Pennsylvania Department of Education building in Harrisburg. Students Kennedy Englert, Kelsie Harding and Emma Radulski are representing WAHS's Visual Art Department for the exhibit, which can be viewed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday beginning March 3 through April 11.
Click on the headline above to watch the 2014 All-District Orchestra Concert! Be sure to catch the first few minutes of the video, which has a presentation, led by WAHS Principal Mike Reed on the Return to Glory Capital Campaign!
Lycoming College will host “Strauss and Mozart for Winds,” a performance by the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra’s winds conducted by William Ciabattari, Ph.D., chair and assistant professor of music at Lycoming. The concert will be held Sunday, March 9 at 5 p.m. more»
Lycoming College students and faculty recently collaborated with Williamsport’s City Alliance Church to volunteer at the city’s Sojourner Truth Ministries (SJT). Participants served lunch to approximately 70 homeless and underprivileged members of the community. more»
Chefs Shanna and Brian O’Hea, chefs/owners of Kennebunk Inn and its restaurant, Academe Maine Brasserie & Tavern, visited campus as part of the School of Business and Hospitality’s Visiting Chef Series. more»
The Millionaires will be facing Hazelton for the Boys Basketball District II-IV Championship this Wednesday at Berwick. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and pre-game tickets may be purchased at the high school. Adult tickets are $6 and student tickets are $4. Go Millionaires!
For a 30-hour period beginning at 6 p.m. March 12, community members will have the chance to support the Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation by participating in the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania's second Raise the Region online fundraising event.
Switchfoot, a 2011 Grammy Award winner for Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album, continued its month-old winter tour with a Thursday gig at Pennsylvania College of Technology. Marking the college’s yearlong centennial – and the recent release of its “Fading West” album – the quintet was joined by the Kopecky Family Band for a performance […]
Lycoming is about to experience a Revolution. Junior Victoria Goodwin and senior Cathy Vargas are responsible for bringing Revolution Against Rape to the campus. Goodwin started the club after connecting with the original chapter at the University of Connecticut. Vargas will be the club’s president.
The Lycoming College Music Department will present “Neuroscience Meets a Musical Brain,” an event that will feature a performance by world-renowned ragtime pianist and scientific wonder Robert Milne along with a lecture by Kerstin Bettermann, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of ne more»
The Lycoming College Tour Choir’s first tour under the direction of Christopher Jackson, D.M.A., director of choral activities and assistant professor of music, will begin Friday, Feb. 28 at the Charlton United Methodist Church at 7:30 p.m. in Harrisburg, Pa. more»
The NAHB student chapter at Williamsport Area High School placed sixth in the secondary school category of the National Association of Home Builders Residential Construction Management Competition at the 2014 NAHB International Builders' Show in Las Vegas earlier this month. The WAHS team also earned the Rookie of the Year Award.
The Lycoming College Criminal Justice-Criminology and Theatre departments in conjunction with the Women’s and Gender Studies Program will host a performance of “The Letters Behind My Name” by the College and Community F more»
Pennsylvania College of Technology will host a Science Festival on Tuesday, Feb. 25, sponsored by the college and Technology Futures of North Central PA. The event, scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Penn College Field House, provides a variety of fun, hands-on math and science demonstrations geared toward elementary and middle school students, […]
The Lycoming College Music Department has rescheduled the Valentine's Day Concert at Noon for Tuesday, Feb. 25 in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. The performance is free and open to the public. more»
On Friday, the children and families of the Dunham Children’s Learning Center celebrated Valentine’s Day with “Book Bingo.” Each child won a picture book, and families were given information about how to promote literacy at home. more»
The Lycoming College Music Department and the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra (WSO) will present a Close-Up Concert featuring Andrew Rammon on Sunday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. more»
On Feb. 7, Williamsport Area High School Future Farmers of America participated in a Floriculture Career Development Event at Penns Valley High School. Out of eight competing schools with 33 participants, several Williamsport students ranked in the top spots!
Penn College sponsored Tuesday’s Williamsport Symphony Orchestra concert, “Fantastic Tales,” the latest event in the college’s yearlong Centennial celebration. Welcoming the audience to the Community Arts Center was Dorothy J. more»
“Dallas Buyers Club,” co-starring Oscar hopefuls (and Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe award-winners) Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto, will be screened at the Community Arts Center at 7 p.m. Friday and at 3 p.m. Sunday. more»
An Outdoor Expo – featuring a number of vendors, live animals, chain-saw demonstrations and a jerky competition – will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, in Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Field House. Sponsored by the college’s Student Activities Office, the family-friendly event is free and open to the public. “We […]
The Grammy Award-winning band Switchfoot will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, in Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Bardo Gymnasium. Touring in support of its recent release, “Fading West,” the million-selling quintet will appear as part of the college’s yearlong Centennial celebration. more»
Williamsport Area Middle School came in third place during Saturday's annual MATHCOUNTS competition, held at the school, with two WAMS students headed to Harrisburg in March to compete at the state level.
On March 1, Pennsylvania College of Technology will serve as a host site for the Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists’ Association’s annual Sealant Saturday initiative. The event is scheduled 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. more»
Through this year's Coaches vs. Cancer basketball benefit games, Williamsport Area High School's basketball program was able to contribute $2,100 to the American Cancer Society. During halftime at Thursday night's game against Altoona, coaches and district administrators presented the check to the organization at halftime.