The Penn State All-Sports Museum Celebrates Women’s History Month
The Penn State All-Sports Museum will celebrate Women’s History Month with a series of events over the next two weeks, including two guest speakers and a film viewing. All events are free and will be held in the Clemen’s Family Theater in the Museum. There will also be free food at all three events!
Here’s the schedule:
- March 9 at 1 p.m. and March 10 at 2 p.m. — The museum will show the film The Mighty Macs, directed and produced by basketball coach Patrick Chambers’ brother Tim Chambers. The Mighty Macs chronicles the struggles a women’s college basketball coach faces while competing against perennial powerhouses.
- March 13 at 7 p.m. — Penn State’s first female All-American Karen Schuckman will speak. Following her appearance on the U.S. Olympic team in 1972, Schuckman became an All-American gymnast at Penn State. Schuckman is one of Penn State’s most distinguished female athletes of all time, holding many personal records from her career as a Nittany Lion.
- March 19 at 7 p.m. — 2012 Olympic Bronze medalist Natalie Dell will speak. Dell will tell her story about going from the Penn State club rowing team to an Olympic medalist, and everything in between.