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Central Penn on Tap: Young Alumni Happy Hour

Date: August 16, 2017

Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Location: Public Fare at Weis Markets - Enola, PA

Registration: Click here to RSVP by August 14

On tap for this event? All young alumni are invited to come out to experience this new event series with food, drinks, networking and a 10-minute talk from a distinguished faculty member. Get to know the Alumni Association, expand your network of fellow Knights and reconnect with familiar friends!

Enjoy free appetizers (wings/stromboli), courtesy of Public Fare. Additional food and drink is available for purchase, including wine and beer on tap, more than 80 individual selections in the cold case, and additional food from the made-to-order and hot bars. Items are also available for children and adults, including ice cream, milkshakes, iced coffee, and more.

Our On Tap event will also feature a 10-minute talk from one of our accomplished faculty members!

_DSC0490-1Featured Speaker on Tap: Jared Rife, ABD, assistant professor of humanities, chair of humanities

Topic: “Fake News and Urban Legends: What is old has become new again.”

Jared Rife serves as the chair of the humanities department in the School of Humanities and Sciences. He is working on his Ph.D. in American Studies from Pennsylvania State University, and earned his M.A. in American Studies from Trinity College, and his B.A in American Studies (Minor in Spanish) from Brigham Young University. His areas of focus are on 20th and 21st century history, folklore, literature, film and culture, with a particular interest on depression era college students and activism. He has published articles on religious folklore and children's games.

This event is also open to faculty and staff, and alternates between the East Shore and West Shore every quarter.

Career assistance available.

*Young alumni are defined as anyone who has graduated within the last 10 years, regardless of age.