Cultural & Community Events

Cultural & Community Events

PSU Abington Women’s Volleyball – Dig Pink

October 19, 2017

Attend this special game dedicated to breast cancer awareness and help support the fight against breast cancer. Be sure to wear pink! Free admission. All donations go to the Side-Out Foundation.

7 p.m., Athletic Building

 

Friday Night Film Series – The Lost City of Z

October 20, 2017

Moderator: Dr. Moylan Mills, professor emeritus of integrative arts

A true story of the adventures of the British scientist Percival Fawcett in the Amazon Jungle during the 1930s, this film is thrilling and thought-provoking in equal measure. Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, and Sienna Miller co-star.

Admission: $10.
7:30 p.m., 112 Woodland Building
 

 

PSU Abington Men’s & Women’s Soccer – Senior Day

October 22, 2017

Enjoy a day of soccer as the men’s and women’s teams of Penn State Abington and Cazenovia College square off in back-to-back games. Bring the noise as we cheer on our seniors during their last home game of the season. Free admission.

12 p.m. Men's game   2 p.m. Women's game
Memorial Field, 1151 Huntingdon Road, Abington

 

Book Discussion: Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

November 8, 2017

Fun Home

Fun Home

Image: Penn State

Moderator: Dr. Karen Weekes, associate professor of English

A fresh and brilliantly told memoir from a cult favorite comic artist, marked by gothic twists, a family funeral home, sexual angst, and great books. Free admission. Register: 215-885-5180 ext. 15 or kmcinnis@mclinc.org

7 p.m., Abington Township Public Library, 1030 Old York Road, Abington

 

Friday Night Film Series – Genius

November 17, 2017

Moderator: Dr. Moylan Mills, professor emeritus of integrative arts

Jude Law and Colin Firth.

Genius

Jude Law and Colin Firth star in "Genius".

Colin Firth stars as Perkins, who edited the fictional works of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, and Thomas Wolfe and without a doubt helped to make these novelists the highly acclaimed artists they are today. Also in the cast are Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, and Guy Pearce.

Admission: $10.
7:30 p.m., 112 Woodland Building

 

Penn State Abington Jazz Ensemble

December 6, 2017

Enjoy the toe-tapping, smooth sounds of the Penn State Abington Jazz Ensemble.

Free admission.
7:30 p.m., Sutherland Auditorium

 


Video Archives

The Diversity Project was performed on April 20 and 21, 2017 at Penn State Abington. It arose from the course, "Theatre in Diverse Cultures", where the cultural diversity of the class inspired a search for theatrical ways for students to tell stories from their family histories, cultures and traditions.


 

The Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert was performed on April 24, 2017 at Penn State Abington. The ensemble is a talented group of devoted musicians who from Abington campus and the Philadelphia area.