The men of Mute Cities don’t want to be the usual, run-of-the-mill bar band. They have aspirations beyond State College, not wanting to be stuck in the trap of being a band that never gets out of Happy Valley.
Author Bill DiFilippo
Go to parties. Go to games. Go to class when you can. If there’s a concert, go to that. Do bar crawls. Climb Mount Nittany. Get involved with clubs and other stuff around campus. Hell, if you and your roommate want to go get lunch in Pittsburgh, get in a car and go to Pittsburgh. Doing spontaneous stuff is the best thing about college. So do spontaneous stuff. Worry about real life later. It’s more fun that way.
Check out the video of four-star New Jersey quarterback Brandon Wimbush committing to Penn State via Bleacher Report.
Four-star New Jersey quarterback Brandon Wimbush committed to Penn State today as a part of the school’s 2015 class.
The schedule for the 16th annual 2014 ACC/Big Ten Challenge was released today, and unlike last year, Penn State will play host to an ACC foe. The Nittany Lions will face off against the Virginia Tech Hokies on Dec. 3 at the Bryce Jordan Center
The Penn State basketball community has been buzzing for the past few weeks, ever since Marshall guard Kareem Canty announced his plans to transfer and named the Nittany Lions as a possible destination.
The State College Spikes announced its promotions schedule today, headlined by a James Franklin bobblehead night on August 28.
All of us at Onward State are proud to announce our newest Managing Editor, Tim Gilbert. Tim’s new to our staff, having joined at the beginning of the Spring 2014 semester, but his hard work, experience, and ability as a writer and an editor makes him the perfect person to lead Onward State into the future. We sat down with Tim for 10 questions about his vision for the most read student-run blog on the planet.
Penn State’s Sept. 13 matchup against Big Ten newcomers Rutgers in Piscataway Township, New Jersey will kick off at 8 p.m. on the Big Ten Network, marking the third primetime kickoff that Penn State will have in 2014.
Former Penn State defensive end and current Kansas City Chiefs outside linebacker Tamba Hali may have a future in music after his football career ends. Hali released a rap/R&B song a few days back called “Hell Yeah,” and it’s actually pretty good.
The 2015 Blue-White game will take place on April 18, 2015. Penn State will change things up next year, as the game — which usually kicks off early in the afternoon — will reportedly take place in the “mid to late afternoon,” according to a press release.
Penn State is auctioning off game-worn Nike jerseys from last weekend’s Blue-White game, with all proceeds going to Uplifting Athletes.
Penn State football’s Oct. 25 showdown with Urban Meyer, Braxton Miller, and the rest of the Ohio State Buckeyes in Beaver Stadium will kick off at 8 p.m., and will be shown on either ABC, ESPN, or ESPN2.
A recent competition by ESPN confirmed what we already knew, that Joe Paterno is the greatest football coach in Big Ten history.
There are 24 campuses in the Penn State system. The one that gets the most attention is University Park, but what about the other 23? That’s where we come in with our newest 23 part series, Better Know a Branch Campus, inspired by Stephen Colbert’s Better Know a District. Next up: Penn State College of Medicine.
Penn State basketball suffered an unexpected loss today, as it was announced that freshman guard Graham Woodward will transfer. In order to accommodate this, Woodward was released from his scholarship.
One of the members of James Franklin’s first recruiting class is in a bit of hot water, as incoming freshman linebacker Jason Cabinda was reportedly arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
There are 24 campuses in the Penn State system. The one that gets the most attention is University Park, but what about the other 23? That’s where we come in with our newest 23 part series, Better Know a Branch Campus, inspired by Stephen Colbert’s Better Know a District. Next up: Penn State Great Valley.
Multiple sources have told Onward State that a student in the HUB has picked up a copy of The Daily Collegian and actually read it.
After several years of arguing that the Neil Diamond hit “Sweet Caroline” should be played in Beaver Stadium, PS4RS has switched its stance, and is now opposed to the song being played anywhere within a 60 mile radius of State College.
Stand-up comedian Michael Ian Black will perform at Penn State on April 7 at Alumni Hall. One week later, comedian and actor Kenan Thompson will perform a stand-up show at Eisenhower Auditorium on April 14 at 8 p.m. Both are performing as part of SPA’s Comedy Month.
After adding WR Brandon Polk, OG Steven Gonzalez, and LB Josh Barajas, Penn State’s 2015 recruiting class has jumped to the No. 2 class in America on the three major scouting services that are ranking classes this early in the season: Scout, Rivals, and 24/7 Sports.
In the name of journalism — ok, it was mostly because the Drunk Deliveries people haven’t expanded to breakfast yet — I ventured down to the Taco Bell on E. College Ave at 7 a.m. when the doors opened. This one is for history.