Philadelphia Photographer to Exhibit Work at Juniata College
(Posted August 9, 2018)
Huntingdon, Pa. – Mark Conti, a 1975 graduate of Juniata College, will return to campus to present an exhibition of his recent photography in the Juniata College Museum of Art (JCMA). The exhibition will run from Thursday, Sept. 20 to Saturday, Nov. 3 with an opening reception on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Both the exhibition and the opening are free and open to the public.
Freeman-Asia Scholarships Give Two Juniata Students Freedom to Explore East
(Posted August 2, 2018)
Huntingdon, Pa. – Two Juniata College students have earned prestigious scholarships to pursue nontraditional study abroad experiences. Cameron Stoneberger, a junior from Westminster, Maryland, was awarded a $5,000 Freeman-Asia Scholarship to spend a semester studying at Shih Hsin University in Taipei, Taiwan. And, through the same scholarship program, Abe Hershberger, a junior from Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, was awarded $7,000 to study at Japan Hokusei Gakuen University in Sapporo, Japan, for this upcoming academic year.
Juniata to Host 10th Annual Landmark Summer Research Symposium
(Posted July 25, 2018)
Huntingdon, Pa. – The Landmark Conference, an intercollegiate athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA’s Division III, holds a yearly Landmark Summer Research Symposium for students to present research projects. This year’s Landmark Symposium, which will include presenters from Catholic University in Washington, D.C., and Goucher College in Baltimore, Md., to Moravian and Elizabethtown colleges, will be held at Juniata College on Thursday, July 26 from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
From Altoona to Austria: Dennis Wilt's Fantastic Voyage
(Posted July 24, 2018)
Huntingdon, Pa. -- Before Dennis Wilt had attended Juniata College, he had only been out of the country once—to the Canadian side of Niagara Falls. While at Juniata, he studied abroad in Mexico, Germany and the Dominican Republic. After his graduation from Juniata this past May, he’s on his way to living and working in a fourth country: Graz, Austria, the second largest city in the European country, thanks to a U.S. Teaching Assistantships program in Austria (USTA-Austria).
Juniata In The News
The Importance of Value and Culture
Jul. 13, 2018
President Jim Troha, in an op-ed for the Washington Post, argues that the college you choose should be a reflection of the person that you want to become. Read the Article
Sparking Interest in The Past
Jun. 22, 2018
Juniata College students discover evidence of prehistoric travelers at Sparks Farm, a 375 acre lot on the Juniata river donated to the college by Jack and Carolyn Sparks. Read More
Heaven on Earth?
Jun. 5, 2018
Research is underway at Juniata College to combat the Tree of Heaven, an invasive species that is incredibly hard to control. Read More
3-Time N.F.L. Coach of the Year Chuck Knox Dies at 86
May. 13, 2018
Captain of Juniata College's undefeated '53 football team and head coach in the N.F.L. for 22 years, Chuck Knox's legacy reaches well beyond the sidelines. Read More