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  1. Let's Make a Deal (1971) Big Deal: $8,313
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  7. Students share impact of international travel following trip to Ireland DuBOIS – A group of three Penn State DuBois honors students recently shared experiences they gained during a trip to Ireland with the campus Honors Program. John Mark Miller, Andrew Mahle, and Makayla Whaling took the international travel opportunity, available exclusively to honors students, to bolster their educational experience through immersion in another culture. They were led on the trip by Associate Professor of Economics Evelyn Wamboye, the coordinator for the Honors Program, as well as Assistant Director of Career Services Anna Akintunde. The students made a presentation on the trip, which they took in May, at a Cultural Luncheon event on campus. The Cultural Luncheon Series features speakers who share their experiences in other cultures and countries around the world. To complement the program, food from the culture that the presentation focuses on is served. Guests enjoyed dishes including Guinness Pie, a type of traditional Irish meat pie (minus the Guinness in this educational setting) and potato pancakes, while they shared the valuable lessons they learned on their travels. A fourth student who made the trip, Raquel Zattoni, is no longer at Penn State DuBois and could not be there for the presentation. Wamboye and Akintunde explained why opportunities like this are so meaningful and such an important part of a student’s education. Wamboye said, “Penn State is trying to educate people to have a global mindset and to have global engagement. Many students haven’t traveled much, so this is a good starting point for students to start really learning about the rest of the world. We want to open the window for them to get international experience.” Akintunde added, “To see students who have never been on a plane and never been to another country have these experiences for the first time is so rewarding. I think they get a wider world view and see things differently. Experiencing another culture and another country for the first time challenges students and takes them out of their comfort zones, and that can prepare them for being more comfortable with travel and interacting with people from other cultures in their careers.” To these ends, students immersed themselves for six days in Irish culture. They toured Dublin and surrounding areas, interacting with locals, learning about the history of the country, touring famous landmarks like the Guinness Brewery and the Giant’s Causeway, learning local customs, and sampling traditional cuisine. According to the students, all of these lessons were incredibly meaningful to them both, educationally and personally. Miller has ancestral ties to Ireland and was able to visit areas from which his family originated. He said, “It was a life-long dream to get to go there. It was great to use my position as a student to get there through Penn State and to learn about other places, because I’ve never been out of the country before.” Mahle said connecting with and learning about the history of a new country was especially rewarding. He was also struck by the sights they were able to take in, like the view from the Cliffs of Moher, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in County Clare, Ireland. “I had a ton of fun and learned a lot,” Mahle said. “The chance to stand at the Cliffs of Moher was amazing. Just seeing the landscape; it’s untouched. I loved being able to interact with the history of the country, going into castles, old churches, and seeing landmarks.” Whaling added, “It was an amazing experience. It was my first time traveling outside of the country and first time flying on a plane. It was really cool to experience the culture and the famous places we visited.” Whaling and Miller stand as examples of the amazing benefits Wamboye and Akintunde have cited in their reasons for offering these travel opportunities for students. For many, it can be the first chance they’ve had to take such a trip, and it could spark in them a life-long passion for global citizenship. For these reasons, international travel opportunities have been a priority at Penn State DuBois, driven by extensive support from the chancellor’s office. Chancellor M. Scott McBride, who has traced his own family origins to Ireland, also traveled to the country this year with his brother, visiting places their ancestors called home. Through this and his other life experiences, McBride knows first-hand the benefits of travel and cultural education. “Cultural competence is required to be an informed and effective contributor to our society,” McBride said. “It’s through study abroad that our students venture outside of their comfort zones to experience the richness of the world’s cultures.” One other unique experience the students had in Ireland was running into a Penn State alumnus who told them he was traveling throughout Europe on business. This meeting provided the best possible proof that this introduction to international travel could come in handy in their careers. “I was wearing a Penn State shirt, and he noticed my T-shirt,” Mahle recalled of meeting the fellow Penn Stater. “It was awesome. He approached us and was telling us how he’s a Penn State alum on a business trip.” The presentation the students made to the campus community about their travels was a requirement of participation in the trip. Organizers see this as another crucial component of the experience. Wamboye said, “Even the reflection on their part, knowing they’ll have to present on this, causes them to take the time to absorb more information and commit more of the experience to memory.” Additionally, Akintunde said, “They also give other people the chance to step into Ireland and share the experience, the food, and the culture. They’re giving back by offering this to the campus community.” This year Penn State DuBois expanded educational opportunities for students who excel academically with the Honors Scholar Program. Building upon the foundation of the existing Honors Program, the Honors Scholar Program provides opportunities for those enrolled to participate in specialized courses and opportunities, allowing them to engage at a higher level. Honors Scholars also have additional benefits and requirements, above and beyond the general Honors Program. For more information visit https://dubois.psu.edu/honors-program Photo: Ireland Group The Penn State DuBois Honors Group at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland. From left, students John Mark Miller, Makayla Whaling, and Raquel Zattoni, Honors Program Coordinator Evelyn Wamboye, Assistant Director of Career Services Anna Akintunde, and student Andrew Mahle.
  8. Rodney Dale Park, age 64 of Penfield, PA passed away on November 19, 2019 at home. Born on April 2, 1955 in DuBois, PA, he was the son of the late Chester and Iva (Fulton) Park. Rod was married to Marcia Heberling Park. She preceded him in death on August 10, 1999. He worked as a Union laborer. He loved going to dirt track races, and helping and watching his nephews on the racecars. He is survived by a daughter, Cassandra (David) Shaposka, of Bossier City, LA; 3 grandsons, Aiden, Noah, and Lucas Shaposka; a brother LeRoy (Sheila) Park of Penfield, three sisters, Esther (Charles) Duttry of Penfield, Mary Ann (George) Kutskel of DuBois, and Carol (Steve) Czekai of Penfield. He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and many good friends. In addition to his parents and wife Rod was also preceded in death by 2 brothers: Harry Park and Chester Park and an infant sister. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 22, 2019 from 5-8p.m. & Saturday, November 23, 2019 from Noon to 1 p.m. at the Baronick Funeral Home & Crematory Inc. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 1 p.m. from the funeral home with Pastor Terry Felt Officiating. Burial will be in Morningside Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to The Lung Center at Penn Highlands or a donor of your choice. Online condolences can be made to http://baronickfuneralhome.com/condolence
  9. 2018 DuBois Christmas Bird Count Results The DuBois Christmas Bird count that took place on Dec. 15, 2018 was the 30th count for DuBois. The first DuBois count was in 1987 and has taken place every year except for 1998 and 2004, due to no one available to coordinate it. The weather for the 2018 count was great for birders, with a high of 43 degrees and a low of 34 degrees. There was no snow or ice on the ground. The rain held off until around 3:00 P.M. and was light. But, the fairly mild weather curtailed bird activity, making it a challenge to find birds. Participants ventured into the field or counted at their feeders. All lakes and ponds were frozen over except for a small area in the middle of Bimini Lake at Treasure Lake. Streams were open. 54 bird species were found on count day and an additional 6 species were added during count week, which consists of 3 days before and 3 days after count day. Several birders went owling, but only came up with one Screech Owl on count day and one Great-Horned Owl during count week. This was the 3rd DuBois count in a row where Turkey Vultures were seen on count day. They had not been found during any DuBois count before 2016. Turkey Vultures are more common in the southern part of PA during the winter. The DuBois count had a first-time species: a Trumpeter Swan! It was tagged P42 and named Disco. These birds are very rare anywhere in PA during the 2 week time frame when Christmas Bird Counts can take place. They are not even reported every year in PA, so this was an exciting bird to add! Some of the other waterfowl added to count day and count week totals were: Tundra Swan, Wood Duck, Gadwall, Long-Tailed Duck, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye, Hooded Merganser, Ruddy Duck and Horned Grebe. Other good species found were Great Blue Heron, Bald Eagle, Ring-Billed Gull, American Kestrel, Horned Lark, Brown Creeper, Northern Mockingbird, Snow Bunting, Field Sparrow, Fox Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow and Pine Siskin. Only one American Robin was tallied. House Finch numbers were way down. The 2018 count produced 51 House Finches. The highest number of House Finches since the DuBois count began was 452 in 1996. -------------------------------------------------------------------- DuBois Christmas Bird Count – Counters Needed The DuBois Audubon Christmas Bird Count will be held during the 24-hour period on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 from midnight to midnight. There is also optional birding at night since owls need to be found too! New counters are always welcome, whether at a bird feeder or in the field. Please indicate by phone ASAP at (814) 583-7926 if you are interested in participating. Whether you are an experienced or beginning birder watcher, you may be able to join others in the field that include at least one experienced birder. Maps and recording forms are available. Co-Compilers are Marianne Atkinson and Dr. Jocelynn Smrekar, who will assign birding areas in the field. The 15-mile diameter count circle has DuBois as its center. The circle goes northwest to Beechwoods, north almost to Brockway, east to the DuBois Reservoir, southeast to Luthersburg, southwest to Troutville and west almost to Reynoldsville. The circle includes West Liberty, Clear Run, the City of Dubois, Treasure Lake (folks are needed there too), Kyle Lake, Lake Sabula, Game Lands #77 and Harvey Run. ----------------------------------------------------------- The following Penn State DuBois Wildlife students are in the first picture: Garrett Orcutt, Tyler Kauffman, Ryan Spencer, Steven Abrahamson, Nick Harris, Sierra Beiswenger, Jeremiah Irvin, Katie Blystone, and Mariah Dunsmore. The second picture features the first ever Trumpeter Swan for the DuBois count, found at Treasure Lake.
  10. DuBois Christmas Bird Count – Counters Needed The DuBois Audubon Christmas Bird Count will be held during the 24-hour period on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 from midnight to midnight. There is also optional birding at night since owls need to be found too! New counters are always welcome, whether at a bird feeder or in the field. Please indicate by phone ASAP at (814) 583-7926 if you are interested in participating. Whether you are an experienced or beginning birder watcher, you may be able to join others in the field that include at least one experienced birder. Maps and recording forms are available. Co-Compilers are Marianne Atkinson and Dr. Jocelynn Smrekar, who will assign birding areas in the field. The 15-mile diameter count circle has DuBois as its center. The circle goes northwest to Beechwoods, north almost to Brockway, east to the DuBois Reservoir, southeast to Luthersburg, southwest to Troutville and west almost to Reynoldsville. The circle includes West Liberty, Clear Run, the City of Dubois, Treasure Lake (folks are needed there too), Kyle Lake, Lake Sabula, Game Lands #77 and Harvey Run. ----------------------------------------------------------- 2018 DuBois Christmas Bird Count Results The DuBois Christmas Bird count that took place on Dec. 15, 2018 was the 30th count for DuBois. The first DuBois count was in 1987 and has taken place every year except for 1998 and 2004, due to no one available to coordinate it. The weather for the 2018 count was great for birders, with a high of 43 degrees and a low of 34 degrees. There was no snow or ice on the ground. The rain held off until around 3:00 P.M. and was light. But, the fairly mild weather curtailed bird activity, making it a challenge to find birds. Participants ventured into the field or counted at their feeders. All lakes and ponds were frozen over except for a small area in the middle of Bimini Lake at Treasure Lake. Streams were open. 54 bird species were found on count day and an additional 6 species were added during count week, which consists of 3 days before and 3 days after count day. Several birders went owling, but only came up with one Screech Owl on count day and one Great-Horned Owl during count week. This was the 3rd DuBois count in a row where Turkey Vultures were seen on count day. They had not been found during any DuBois count before 2016. Turkey Vultures are more common in the southern part of PA during the winter. The DuBois count had a first-time species: a Trumpeter Swan! It was tagged P42 and named Disco. These birds are very rare anywhere in PA during the 2 week time frame when Christmas Bird Counts can take place. They are not even reported every year in PA, so this was an exciting bird to add! Some of the other waterfowl added to count day and count week totals were: Tundra Swan, Wood Duck, Gadwall, Long-Tailed Duck, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye, Hooded Merganser, Ruddy Duck and Horned Grebe. Other good species found were Great Blue Heron, Bald Eagle, Ring-Billed Gull, American Kestrel, Horned Lark, Brown Creeper, Northern Mockingbird, Snow Bunting, Field Sparrow, Fox Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow and Pine Siskin. Only one American Robin was tallied. House Finch numbers were way down. The 2018 count produced 51 House Finches. The highest number of House Finches since the DuBois count began was 452 in 1996. -------------------------------------------------------------------- The following Penn State DuBois Wildlife students are in the first picture: Garrett Orcutt, Tyler Kauffman, Ryan Spencer, Steven Abrahamson, Nick Harris, Sierra Beiswenger, Jeremiah Irvin, Katie Blystone, and Mariah Dunsmore. The second picture features the first ever Trumpeter Swan for the DuBois count, found at Treasure Lake.
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    Open auditions for Wait Until Dark will be held at the Reitz Theater on Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24th from 2pm-5pm. Please come prepared to read from the script. The director of this show is Lisa Rutherford. The show contains 6 adult male roles, 1 adult female role, and 1 female child role. The show was written by Frederick Knott and is being presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York. Additional information available at http://www.ReitzTheater.com Cultural Resources, Inc. at the Reitz Theater PO Box 958 36 E. Scribner Avenue DuBois, PA 15801 814-375-4274 www.reitztheater.com
  12. * All Community Calendar Events are copied here in the Event Forum. EVENT CALENDAR LINK: >> Open auditions for Wait Until Dark 11/23 Event Title: Open auditions for Wait Until Dark 11/23 Event Author Pompeii Calendar: Community Events Event Date: 11/23/2019 02:00 PM to 11/23/2019 05:00 PM Event Location: Open auditions for Wait Until Dark will be held at the Reitz Theater on Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24th from 2pm-5pm. Please come prepared to read from the script. The director of this show is Lisa Rutherford. The show contains 6 adult male roles, 1 adult female role, and 1 female child role. The show was written by Frederick Knott and is being presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York. Additional information available at http://www.ReitzTheater.com Cultural Resources, Inc. at the Reitz Theater PO Box 958 36 E. Scribner Avenue DuBois, PA 15801 814-375-4274 www.reitztheater.com
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  14. * All Community Calendar Events are copied here in the Event Forum. EVENT CALENDAR LINK: >> Spaghetti dinner, hypnotist to benefit THON Dec. 9 Event Title: Spaghetti dinner, hypnotist to benefit THON Dec. 9 Event Author Pompeii Calendar: Benefits & Fundraisers Event Date: 12/09/2019 04:00 PM to 12/09/2019 07:00 PM Event Location: Penn state dubois, DuBois, Pennsylvania, 15801 Spaghetti dinner, hypnotist to benefit THON Dec. 9 DuBOIS – A spaghetti dinner to benefit THON at Penn State DuBois is planned for 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Monday, December 9, in the Hiller Student Union at Penn State DuBois. Hypnotist Dan Lornitis will perform after dinner in the Hiller Auditorium at 7:00 pm. Lornitis has been mesmerizing audiences for years with his uniquely entertaining performance, where the audience volunteers are the stars. Dan uses hypnosis to entertain, never to embarrass or humiliate. The cost per person for the spaghetti dinner is $5.00 for Penn State students and $8.00 for non-students. Dinner includes salad, spaghetti, meatballs, bread, and dessert. All proceeds benefit the Penn State DuBois THON committee's efforts to support university-wide THON efforts. Penn State's dance marathon challenges dancers to stay on their feet for 46 hours to raise money for the Four Diamonds Fund. The event's sole beneficiary, and a leader in the fight against pediatric cancer, the Four Diamonds Fund fills in the funding gaps that insurance leaves for the patients it serves, enabling families to focus on caring for their child. Because of large donors like THON, Penn State Hershey Hospital recruits world-class talent to continue innovative research, and to maintain and expand the state-of-the-art Children’s Hospital. Those attending the spaghetti dinner are also welcomed to stay for the hypnosis demonstration by Dan Lornitis. For more information, contact Taylor Butler at trb5418@psu.edu
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