Monthly Archives: February, 2013

Athletics
0 Penn State’s Thrilling Upset of Michigan in 35 Tweets

For those following Penn State’s thrilling upset of Michigan last night on social media, it was pure jubilation. They say true fans are those that stick with a team through the good times and the bad, and to read the words Penn State basketball faithful last night after that victory was something worth remembering. Here are 35 Tweets that tell the story of the game last night in one of Penn State’s favorite languages — social media.

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Student Life
0 The Internship and You: How to Survive Summer

Internships have now become the foundation of entry into a career field, in some cases effectively replacing the “entry level.” Not only are they increasingly necessary for advancing your career (sounds strange to say as a 20-year-old), but they aren’t easy to get and they are often unpaid, and sometimes they don’t even promise the kind of advancement they once did. You can’t get a job because you don’t have experience, and you can’t get that experience if you don’t get hired somewhere.

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Athletics
0 Lady Lions Play for Outright Big Ten Title

After a huge game against Michigan last week where the #7 Lady Lions (22-3 overall, 13-1 BigTen) clinched a share of the Big Ten regular-season title, they will head to Minnesota (16-12, 5-9) where a win will secure the Big Ten championship outright. A win tonight would be the third time the Lady Lions have won back-to-back Big Ten regular season titles, and the first time since the 2002-03 and 2003-04 seasons.

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Penn State
1 Smeal MBA is Pretty Ethical! Says Businessweek

Congratulations are in order to Penn State’s Smeal College of Business, whose MBA program was recently ranked 15th in ethics out of 82 schools as part of Businessweek’s Best B-School’s Rankings. If the rankings are to be believed, Penn State is more ethical than MBA powerhouses such as Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management, Harvard Business School, Penn’s Wharton School and Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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Student Life
0 The Chronicles of My First Career Fair

I’m terrified of career fairs. The suits, the handshaking, the walking-in-heels business? Not for me. In fact I had been avoiding the emails for over a week. They had gotten more and more frequent as the day got closer, and so yesterday I finally cracked (the whole “needing a future career” thing finally got to me). So I updated my resume, squeezed into my pencil skirt, and packed my fancy business-lady bag: I was ready.

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