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September 22, 2019 - 9:23am

On Monday September 16, Jack Coughlin (left) was welcomed as a new member. He is a resident of Boalsburg and will be a positive and fun addition to the lead section of the chorus. 

Welcome to the Nittany Knights, Jack!

September 21, 2019 - 7:23pm

On Monday September 9, Thomas Delahoy was welcomed as a new member. He is a 9th grade student at Saint Joseph's Catholic Academy in Boalsburg. He is known for his lead voice in the quartet Menharmonics. He will sing lead with the Nittany Knights.

September 13, 2019 - 12:53pm
The "LION Bash" was held on Wednesday, September 10.
The "Lion" in Lion Bash stands for "living in one neighborhood."
Students and residents within State College attended this blockparty-style event....
July 2, 2019 - 8:00pm

Welcome and congratulations to our new member Rich Delozier Jr. (left). Rich lives in State College and has joined the tenor section of the Chorus. Also in the photo is Chorus President Bill Drosnes (right)

June 3, 2019 - 6:30pm

State College Mayor Don Hahn presents Paul Wagner with a proclamation declaring June 17 “Nittany Knights Day” in State College.  June 17, 1964 is the date the chorus was officially incorporated.  The Knights then sang “Sound Celebration” for the Borough Council and guests.

June 1, 2019 - 8:00am

The Nittany Knights Barbershop Chorus sang for patrons of the Schlow Centre Region Library in the Downsbrough Community Room at the kick-off event "Summer Reading Blasts Off"

March 11, 2019 - 10:40pm

The newest member of the Nittany Knights Chorus, Mike Andriaccio (center), is presented with his new member certificate by Chorus President, Bill Drosnes (right) and Man of Note, Paul Hamilton (left).
Together in Harmony!

January 12, 2019 - 7:00pm

Congratulations to Graham Sanders (pictured left) as recipient of the prestigious Barbershopper of The Year Award for 2018. The award is chosen by a committee of previous winners (continuing right), Jeff Snowman, Rodger Smith, and John Bittikofer. The honor recognizes Graham for going above and...

August 29, 2018 - 7:45am

The newest member of the Nittany Knights Chorus, Don Bingaman (left), is presented with his new member certificate by Chorus President, Paul Wagner. 
Welcome aboard Don! We all look forward to harmonizing together!

May 9, 2018 - 10:32pm

Through the generous stewardship of the Centre Foundation, non-profit organizations local to State College, PA are provided the opportunity to receive donations through the Centre Gives campaign.  This May 8th and 9th, patrons of a capella harmony helped the Nittany Knights raise more than $2800...

January 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

Recognized for her valuable contribution as Newletter Editor and chorus fan, Karen Ciletti (r) is pictured with Chapter President, Paul Wagner, at the Annual Officer's Installation Dinner on January 13, 2018.

January 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

At the Annual Officer's Installation Dinner, John Bittikofer was announced as the recipient of the 2017 Barbershopper of the Year.  Congratulations on a job well done!

(pictured left-to-right are Jeff Snowman 2015 BOTY, president Paul Wagner, John Bittikofer, and Rodger Smith 2016 BOTY...