Penn State’s Wind Energy Club defended its title as National Collegiate Wind Competition champions after a dominant victory in New Orleans last week.
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The Rock Ethics Institute, a branch of the College of the Liberal Arts, appointed Ted Toadvine as its new director earlier this month. Toadvine, who will come to Penn State from the University of Oregon, will take over the new role in the beginning of 2017.
An ESPN ’30 for 30′ short featured legendary alumnus Wally Triplett yesterday and told the story of his football career at Penn State as well as the story of the 2013 Class Gift, the We Are Statue. Triplett is now 90 years old and battling health issues, and his family is calling on the Penn State community to support him.
Penn State tragically lost one of its own last night. Shannon Mathers, a Biobehavioral Health student, was pronounced dead yesterday evening after grabbing a high-voltage wire and falling from a third-story roof on South Barnard Street.
Enjoy a meal fit for a THON dancer for only $10.
You can’t win ’em all, tailgate fans. Penn State Football announced today that this year’s Homecoming game will kickoff at noon.
Lubrano and Lord addressed the allegation against Joe Paterno at the conclusion of today’s Board of Trustees meeting before Chairman Keith Masser moved the Board swiftly into a private executive session.
UPUA prepared for summer in its final meeting of the 2015-16 school year last night. In the words of Vice President Katie Jordan: “H.A.G.S.!”
It’s almost time to leave your room for the final time, but before you can do that you have to, ya know, get all your stuff out. Packing up your room for the year is a daunting task, but as a veteran (re: sophomore), I’ve laid out some ways to make it a little easier.
After leaving Café 210 and getting in an argument with his girlfriend, Gavin Crutchfield accidentally set off the loaded gun he was carrying when he jumped a fence onto campus.
Penn State might not be Hogwarts, but alumnus Evan Onuskanych worked the HUB, East Halls, and other Penn State buildings into a ‘Marauder’s Map’ he created to propose to his girlfriend.
THON announced that it will phase out canning by THON 2019, including a change to canning policies and a decrease in canning weekends for the next two years.
UPUA’s second-to-last meeting of the school year featured a special presentation on LionPATH as well as some lively discussion regarding the confirmation of the new Chief Justice of the Judicial Board.
UPUA continued its lineage of advocating for big wins for students on the Faculty Senate front. Teachers must now offer an online syllabus for the entirety of a course and provide graded feedback to students before the late drop deadline so they’re able to see how they’re doing in a class.
UPUA is hosting a Night of Remembrance on Sunday to honor the 15 University Park students who passed away throughout the course of the year.
The traditional White Out game will take place on October 22 against Ohio State and the Stripe Out will be on September 17 against Temple.
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Even a website that contains a cartoon rendering of a single crouton is more user-friendly and visually appealing than LionPATH.
Jay and Sue Paterno urge that alumni voters pick incumbent trustees Ted Brown, Barbara Doran, and Bill Oldsey in the current Board of Trustees election.
When you go out to the bars, you want to spend your time IN the bar, not waiting in line outside. Frustrated by the lack of a service that told bar-goers how long the lines were outside bars, two students launched a website that allows users to update this information and see how popular a bar is at any point in time.
I know what you’re thinking: a UPUA meeting three weeks before the semester ends is probably short, sweet, and generally uninteresting. You’d be 33 percent right, and no one was passing out candy.
There are four alumni vying for three available seats on the Board of Trustees. Three are incumbents and endorsed by PS4RS while the fourth, Dan Cocco, is half as old as almost everyone else on the Board.
State College Police are investigating a crash that occurred last night where a 22-year old female student was driving downtown when she collided with two pedestrians, both of whom are also Penn State students, sending them to the hospital.