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  • Upcoming Penn State Alumni Association Events for September 2020

    The Alumni Association is committed to keeping all Penn Staters connected to one another and to the University. As part of this commitment, we offer a wide variety of virtual programming, including career-focused workshops and conversations with Penn Stat

  • From the President

    “In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer”  Albert Camus.............. September usually heralds the start of football season, a time of returning to school, excitement and anticipation, camaraderie and ge

  • Managing stress during COVID-19

    More than ever, it's important to stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, and if you must go out, practice social distancing. While we stay home, don't let fear and anxiety about the COVID-19 pandemic become overwhelming. Here are a few ways.....

  • Membership Renewals

    Membership renewal notices are now being sent timely.  If you have given us an email address, you will receive an email notification/reminder that your expiration date is approaching with instructions for renewing your CCCPSAA membership................

  • In Need of Assistance

    In Need of Assistance? In this age of social distancing due to COVID-19, the Centre County Chapter is here to serve our community. If you or someone you know in Centre County is unable to go out for supplies or groceries (or must stay home because of a c

  • From the President

    Welcome to Summer in Happy Valley! It has truly been a magnificent summer so far, with lots of sun and just enough rain to keep the grass green and growing............

  • From the President

    One of my duties as your CCCPSAA President is to file, by August 1st, an annual report on our activities................


    Our members turned out and gave generously! On a beautiful first day of May in State College, our Chapter collected approximately 2000 pounds of food for those in need. Half was donated to the State College Food Bank and the other half to the YMCA's Feed

  • Emergency fund to support Penn State students amid coronavirus precautions

    The Centre County Chapter is donating $1000 to the Emergency Fund in support of Penn State Students facing challenges during the coronavirus precautions. You too can contribute click here......

  • Opportunity

    There is a student with the Daily Collegian who wants to interview alumnae for an article about ‘Life as a woman student at Penn State in the 1960's’. Anyone who is interested in participating, please drop Mike a note

  • From the President

    Dear CCCPSAA Member, Getting used to the new, Coronavirus-imposed way of living and swiftly adapting to rapidly changing priorities and situations has us all a little off-balance. We are under stress, and that will continue as we face challenges in the

  • Afternoon Social with the Capital Area Chapter

    Looking for some mid-winter fun? Come down to Doggie's on Feb. 15th as we join with our friends from the Capital Area Chapter in a mid-afternoon social.

  • Free Tickets to Pink Zone Lady Lions Basketball

    FREE TICKETS TO PINK ZONE GAME for Chapter Members. Thanks to the generosity of Morgan Stanley we have a limited number of free tickets to the Lady Lions Pink Zone game on Feb. 9th at 2:00 pm in the BJC. Chapter members may pick up tickets at the receptio

  • THON Fundraiser

    Please join fellow chapter members for a $5 donation to walk for a cure on Wednesday January 29 weather permitting. In case of inclement weather date will be Friday January 31. Check website for cancellation information. Remember you can donate eve

  • Horse Race Planning Meeting

    There will be a planning meeting for the Chapter's Annual Horse Race Fundraiser on January 8th at 3:00pm at the Hintz Family Alumni Center.

  • November Nittany News

    Stay up to date with the latest news from the Chapter.

  • CCCPSAA migrates to new membership model

    CCCPSAA's board recently approved the migration to a new membership model. Starting November 1, membership will be offered at $15 annually per individual. The current option for joint membership will be retired. Members who currently are in joint membersh

  • Obligatory PSU Podcast Recording Available

    In July, the chapter partnered with The Obligatory PSU Podcast for a recording with Matt McGloin. The recording from this event is now live and available for download by vitsiting this link:

  • Homecoming 2019 Is Almost Here!

    The CCCPSAA Homecoming planning committee has been working to make Penn State's 100th Homecoming especially memorable. Interested in representing the Centre County Chapter in the parade on Friday, October 4? Please contact Amy Farkas at

  • Special Group Rates available for upcoming shows at Eisenhower Auditorium

    The Chapter has partnered with the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State to offer discounted tickets to upcoming shows to our membership.

  • Thank you to all of the volunteers that helped with Spend a Summer Day

    A big thank you to our CCCPSAA volunteers who helped with this year's Spend A Summer Day program. Your time and effort was greatly appreciated and we are proud to have welcomed many new generations of Penn Staters to Happy Valley!

  • Membership Renewals

    If you were a member last year, and have not yet renewed, your membership expiration date was June 30, 2019. We are now managing membership renewals through the new Chapter website, ( If you have any questions at all, email the Membe

  • Looking ahead to Homecoming 2019

    Looking ahead to Homecoming 2019 The Centre County Chapter’s plans to celebrate Homecoming 2019 are underway and we want your energy and ideas! We will continue the tradition of participating in the parade on Friday, October 4, 2019. If you are interes

  • Seven Mountains Winery Campfire Thank you

    Thanks to all who came out and joined the Chapter in an evening at Seven Mountains Winery. The weather was perfect, the music was awesome and a great group from the Chapter shared a delicious Pot Luck meal with libations from Neshaminy Creek Brewery and

  • Membership Renewals

    Thank you to all those who have already renewed! If you were a member last year, and have not yet renewed, your membership expiration date is June 30, 2019. Click the link above to learn how to renew your membership.

  • Slate of Officers for CCCPSAA Election

    The Centre County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association (CCCPSAA) Nominating Committee presents the following candidates for election to the CCCPSAA board at our Annual Meeting on Sunday, June 23,2019 at 1:30 pm in the Hawbaker Pavilion at the Penn

  • Study a language at Penn State this summer

    Do you know any current high school or undergraduate students who would be interested in taking a language class this summer with up to 90% of their tuition covered by a scholarship?

  • CCCPSAA moving to new online membership platform

    This spring, the Centre County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association has migrated to a new website and member service platform. Our new web platform is hosted by AlumniMagnet and is the same provider used by other successful Pen