The Penn State Altoona History Society is pleased to announce a special episode showing of the new miniseries The Pacific. The series, from the creators of Band of Brothers, is based on the experiences of three Marines during World War II. Join the History Society on Wednesday March 17 to view the first episode of the series. The film begins at 7 p.m. in room 150 Hawthorn Building. Admission is free and open to the general public. Film length is one hour.