The Latest from WPSU

Harriett Gaston
I’m Your Neighbor

Harriett Gaston

Posted on May 25, 2022

Meet Harriett Gaston. This Altoona neighbor collects Black history in Blair County, including the story of an Underground Railroad conductor who was the county's first civil rights leader. Continue »


peruvian dishes
World Kitchen


Posted on May 25, 2022

Chefs Tati & Derek share their favorite authentic Peruvian recipes, including Ceviche and Causa! Continue »


Upcoming Events

Arts Festival Children’s Day

Posted on May 23, 2022

Stop in to the WPSU tent on Penn State Old Main lawn during the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts for Children and Youth Day for PBS KIDS activities. Continue »

Wednesday, July 13, from 10:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.


Penn State President Eric Barron talks to Penn State President elect Dr. Neeli Bendapudi
Digging Deeper

Penn State’s New President

Posted on May 22, 2022

Penn State President Eric Barron talks to Penn State President elect Dr. Neeli Bendapudi about taking on the office of President, her vision for the university, and what come next for Penn State. Continue »


Keystone Stories

The Arts are Alive

Posted on May 19, 2022

Creativity thrives in the Commonwealth—from community art projects to makerspaces, galleries and festivals, the arts play a pivotal role in bringing people together throughout our region. Continue »


julia child

Go Behind the Scenes of “The French Chef”

Posted on May 17, 2022

Cooking legend Julia Child introduced French cuisine to American audiences in 1963 with WGBH's groundbreaking television series, The French Chef. Now the subject of the HBO Max series, Julia, WGBH explores what's fact and what's fiction and how The French Chef continues to influence how we eat today with this Q&A virtual panel discussion recorded May 10, 2022. Continue »


Upcoming Events

Storytelling Workshop

Posted on May 17, 2022

Bring your kids (ages 3-7) to attend this FREE hands-on workshop exploring how to create and share a story. Dinner will be provided. Continue »

Thursday, June 23, from 5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.


Keystone Stories


Posted on May 12, 2022

In the late 1950s, at the height of the drive-in’s popularity, Pennsylvania had more than 180 in operation. Today Pennsylvania still has nearly 30 drive-in theaters in operation, second most in the country. Continue »