Event Calendar

 
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July 9 to July 14

Comm Summer Camps

Location: University Park Campus

Weeklong sessions conducted by full-time faculty for students in ninth to 12th grades. Sessions focus on broadcast journalism, film and multimedia journalism.

Website: http://comm.psu.edu/departments/summer-camps

Central Pa. Festival of the Arts

July 12 to July 16

Central Pa. Festival of the Arts

Location: Campus, Downtown

The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts brings more than 125,000 people to downtown State College and the University Park campus of Penn State each July to celebrate the arts. 

Website: http://arts-festival.com/

Spend a Summer Day

July 21

Spend a Summer Day

Location: Various Locations

Open house event to learn more about the University, and the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.

Website: https://admissions.psu.edu/events/type/?eventType=sasd&campusCode=

Spend a Summer Day

July 24

Spend a Summer Day

Location: Various Locations

Open house event to learn more about the University, and the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.

Website: https://admissions.psu.edu/events/type/?eventType=sasd&campusCode=

Spend a Summer Day

July 27

Spend a Summer Day

Location: Various Locations

Open house event to learn more about the University, and the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.

Website: https://admissions.psu.edu/events/type/?eventType=sasd&campusCode=

Spend a Summer Day

July 28

Spend a Summer Day

Location: Various Locations

Open house event to learn more about the University, and the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.

Website: https://admissions.psu.edu/events/type/?eventType=sasd&campusCode=

Spend a Summer Day

July 31

Spend a Summer Day

Location: Various Locations

Open house event to learn more about the University, and the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.

Website: https://admissions.psu.edu/events/type/?eventType=sasd&campusCode=

August 20

Fall Orientation

Time: 11:00 am – 12:20 pm

Location: TBA

College meeting and orientation session for first-year students in the College of Communications for the 2017-18 academic year.

August 21

Fall Semester Classes Begin

August 29

Comm Involvement Fair 2017

Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: Alumni Hall, HUB-Robeson Center

Information session for commuications-related clubs and organizations, as well as College of Communications opportunities and services. All communications students, regardless of major, are encouraged to attend.

September 18 to September 22

Digital Week

Location: Various Locations

Activities and events across majors in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications focusing on digital initiatives and opportunities in the communications industry and beyond.

September 25

COMM Career Conversations: Careers in the Nice/Specialized Media Field

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

Free student-focused session featuring Paul Albergo, bureau chief for Bloomberg BNA.

October 1 to October 2

Alumni Society Board Meeting

Location: Various Locations

Fall meeting of Donald P. Bellisario Collegeof Communications Alumni Society Board and Young Alumni Council. Session includes annual awards event and student mentoring session.

October 17

Education Abroad Fair

Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: HUB-Robeson Center

University-wide information session about opportunities to study abroad. 

October 18

Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Wesley Lowery

Lecture Series: Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: Schwab Auditorium

Free public lecture featuring Pulitzer Prize-winner Wesley Lowery of The Washington Post.

October 19

Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Lisa Falkenberg

Lecture Series: Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Time: 10:35 am – 11:40 am

Location: Freeman Auditorium, HUB-Robeson Center

Free public lecture featuring Pulitzer Prize-winner Lisa Falkenberg of the Houston Chronicle.

October 20

Bellisario College Dedication

Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Location: Carnegie Building

October 22

Bellisario College Celebration Dinner

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Location: Penn Stater Hotel Conference Center

October 23

Breakfast with the Dean

Time: 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Location: Senate Suite, Penn Stater Hotel Conference Center

November 6

COMM Career Conversations: Networking Now—The No. 1 Job Search Tool

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

November 20 to November 24

Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)

December 8

Fall Semester Classes End

January 8

Spring Semester Classes Begin

January 15

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No Classes)

January 22

COMM Career Conversations: Breaking Into the Entertainment Industry

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

February 24

PSU2LA Power Talks

Location: TBA

Special event, featuring series of alumni talks and networking session, in Los Angeles. Session co-sponsored with the College of Arts & Architecture. 

March 5 to March 9

Spring Break (No Classes)

March 16 to March 17

Ad/PR Alumni Board Meeting

Location: Various Locations

Regular meeting of Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications Ad/PR Alumni Society Board.

March 16

JobExpo.Comm 2018

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Location: Alumni Hall, HUB-Robeson Center

Annual on-campus internship and job fair conducted by the Donald P. Bellisairo College of Communications.

March 26

COMM Career Conversations: Breaking Into the Sports Industry—A Woman’s Perspective

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: TBA

Session featuring several alumni in a variety of roles, including: Shannon Furman of NFL Films, Amanda Lockwood of ESPN, Alexis Morgan of the Memphis Grizzlies, and Ali Nicastro of MLS.

April 6

Success in the City 2018

Time: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: TBA, New York City

Annual internship and job fair for students in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications, conducted in New York City.

April 6

Films and Friends 2018

Time: 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: TBA, New York City

Annual alumni-student networking and screening event in New York City, conducted by the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.

April 8 to April 9

Alumni Society Board Meeting

Location: Various Locations

Spring meeting of Donald P. Bellisario Collegeof Communications Alumni Society Board and Young Alumni Council. Session includes annual awards event and student mentoring session.

April 19 to April 20

Curley Center Council Meeting

Location: TBA

First evening program, board meeting, student mentoring/networking session featuring alumni from the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism.

April 27

Spring Semester Classes End

May 5

Commencement

Time: 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Location: Bryce Jordan Center

Undergradaute commencement exercises for the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.