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.
Author Alicia Thomas
Mark Ballora is a lot of things. He’s a music technology professor at Penn State, where he teaches courses in music production, history of electroacoustic music, musical acoustics, and software programming for musicians. He’s a UCLA, NYU, and McGill graduate. He’s the author of Essentials of Music Technology. He’s also the guy who turns natural occurrences like hurricanes, tidal waves, and squirrel life cycles into beautiful music.
State of State’s 2015 conference, “Finding the ‘I Am’ In ‘We Are,'” addressed topics like engaged scholarship and sexual assault awareness under the leadership of Claudia Kotchick, former State of State Executive Director. Now, Kotchick has passed the torch to the 2016 Executive Director, Tess Hamsher.
Spend tonight with YouTube star Laci Green, a famous feminist video blogger and sex educator, as she discusses “The F Word” and breaks down contemporary feminism and gender equality.
If you’re one of the student orgs lucky enough to have a THON family, Fullington VIP Limo Service is holding…
This morning, State of State announced the first round of speakers for the 2015 conference on its Facebook page, and if these first eight speakers are any indication, this year’s conference will be just as engaging as the last. Here are this year’s speakers.
It’s hard to look fashionable when you’re sincerely worried about keeping your appendages from freezing off, but some ambitious students use the cold weather to their advantage, accessorizing with warm scarves, hats, and gloves and stylish jackets.
Whether you’ve noticed or not, since the fall semester began on Aug. 25, 2014, a dozen instances of sexual assault have been reported at Penn State.
This Wednesday, Oct. 22, Relay for Life of Penn State will host their annual “Paint PSU Pink” event in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Visit the HUB between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. wearing the best pink items in your wardrobe and tell Relay captains why you wear pink.
Lamb is that person you’ve seen walking around campus with a full-sized mattress. She organized this mattress carry at Penn State after reading about Columbia student Emma Sulkowicz, one of 23 students who filed a federal Title IX complaint last semester after the university mishandled cases of rape and sexual assault.
According to the Annual Security Report, last year there were 40 burglaries, 19 aggravated assaults, 17 forcible sexual offenses, and eight fires reported on campus. Additionally, 10 forcible sexual offenses occurred off campus in buildings that are owned or controlled by Penn State, and one forcible sexual offense occurred off campus on public property. These numbers represent a decrease from last year.
The Big Ten Conference will help promote the It’s On Us campaign and its efforts to change think and talk about sexual assault. The Big Ten is listed as one of the campaign’s 40 notable partners, including other organizations like the NCAA and Pac-12.