Just a few months after Pat Chambers lost his only recruit of Penn State basketball’s 2016 class, forcing him to start from square one, he finally has another first member in Nazeer Bostick, a three-star shooting guard from Philadelphia.
Monthly Archives: April, 2015
The NFL Draft will have a special Penn State twist this evening. Baltimore Ravens guard and former Penn State All-Big Ten standout John Urschel will partner with General Electric to provide mathematical breakdowns of the first round of the draft over social media.
The Penn State football season ticket sale date is set for Monday, June 22 and will run through Thursday, June 25. Luckily, the tickets won’t hurt your pockets too much; there will be no price increase for student season tickets this year. The seven-game home season ticket package will remain at $218.
Aaron Russell had a match-high 19 kills in a semifinal-sweep of the Princeton Tigers.
At the final meeting of the semester, the assembly passed a resolution urging the State College Borough Council to approve the installation of lights in six locations downtown.
I’ve spent the last five years at Penn State, not because I failed a handful of classes, but because I chose my major somewhat blindly not realizing it was a five year program until after I submitted my application. Five years later, I’m about to get a bachelor’s, a master’s, and a minor over the course of one weekend.
Described as a “nomadic, upcycling store,” The Palmer Pop Up Thrift Shop attracted a flock of students to the courtyard outside the Palmer Art Museum Wednesday afternoon.
After what GPSA called a “competitive bidding process,” Aetna has once again been selected as the Penn State Student Health Insurance provider.
Carl Nassib’s received plenty of hype this spring. He was labeled a “beast” by defensive coordinator Bob Shoop, and was repeatedly tagged as a standout player from James Franklin and teammates alike. Now, the defensive end has been placed on the Big Ten Network’s Tim Dienhart’s All-Big Ten Spring Team.
Penn State men’s lacrosse, seeded No. 4 in the inaugural Big Ten tournament, will meet No. 1 seed Johns Hopkins in the semifinal game on Thursday, April 30 at 5:30 p.m. in College Park.
One at-bat was all Ryky Smith needed. The senior from York came in as a pinch runner and executed a perfect hit-and-run play in the bottom of the ninth to score Jim Haley from third and end the game in walk-off fashion, 8-7 in front of more than 1,000 fans at Medlar Field Wednesday night.
Movin’ On has definitely changed since it began. It’s gone from a weekend to just one day. It’s moved from the HUB lawn to the Intramural Fields to the Blue Band Field. But it’s mission hasn’t changed: to bring great music and an even better experience to the Penn State community.
Gathering your fellow senior friends, clad in caps and gowns, to take photos at all the places you’ve made your memories over the last four years is a ritual designed to give you cherished memories — but in our case we just got drunk.
The policy cites major Penn State recruiters like J.P. Morgan, who schedule final interviews with students, as well as graduate, law, and medical schools, key examples of times when a student would need to attend and interview and not have much say in its date.
Simply put: I would not be the person who I am today without the influence of this university, and I will be forever grateful for that. “Thou didst mold us, dear old State” has never felt truer.
With the end of the semester on the horizon, our freshmen staffers share what they learned their first year of college.
Pugh Street will transform into a pedestrian mall for this month’s First Friday event.
Former Penn State and NFL standout Bryan Scott successfully pitched his company on an episode of CNBC’s Shark Tank.
Instead of letting the class vote, we just decided to go right ahead and pick this year’s Penn State Superlatives ourselves.
Moody’s cited several reasons for the rating, most notably including improved university governance. “[Penn State’s rating] reflects its position as one of the nation’s largest and leading public universities, sustained philanthropic support, modest financial leverage and significantly strengthened governance and management practices,” the report says.
Penn State men’s lacrosse earned some All-Big Ten honors Tuesday afternoon in advance of the inaugural Big Ten tournament. TJ Sanders and Mike Sutton were both named All-Big Ten honorable mentions while Kyle Zittel received the team’s Sportsmanship Award.