Clarion University — Venango

Clarion University – Venango, nestled in the historic Oil Valley region, is committed to providing students with a quality educational experience that allows for individualized services and support.

Clarion University – Venango offers two-year, stand-alone associate degrees in 8 academic disciplines. The campus also offers select baccalaureate degrees and provides students an opportunity to begin any of Clarion University's 100+ programs.

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Venango Cultural Events

The cultural event, Kotchegna, has been postponed.  There will be no events in the Rhoades Center april 11, 2018.


Venango Campus Activities Board (CAB) is pleased to present the 2017-2018 Cultural Arts Series.  As the programming board for Venango campus, CAB works cooperatively with other campus and community entities to provide arts events that represent a wide array of cultures, experiences, and viewpoints.  This diversity enhances the quality of life on campus and in the community, stimulates dialogue and reflection, and supports the academic mission of Clarion University and Venango campus.   All of the arts series is free and open to the community. 

Spring 2018   Independent Film Series

The Venango Campus Independent Film Series is free and open to the public.  The series will feature films from independent filmmakers from Wales and the United States.  All films will be shown in the Robert W. Rhoades Center Auditorium. For questions regarding the series or any of the films, please contact Emily Aubele at 676-6591, ext. 1269.

All films will be shown on SATURDAYS at 7:00PM

April 28                                  Brigsby Bear                                                                       PG-!3

James has grown up with the kids' show Brigsby Bear and the program has grown with him as well. One dramatic night, James' insular world is upended. Upon learning the series has been cancelled, he adopts the old adage that the show must go on. By becoming Brigsby Bear's new creator, James finally builds meaningful connections his life has lacked.






Last Updated 4/23/18