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Penn State Greek life has allowed thousands of men just like me to grow into better people and successful members of society. Depriving anyone of this amazing opportunity, even for just a semester, is not only a disservice to the students but a hypocritical action of the university.
Senior Allen Cao created a vintage clothing company to supply unique retro Penn State gear.
But the truth is that I’ll be there in spirit somewhere — standing, fidgeting, nervously swaying, joyously jumping, etc. — from the opening kickoff to the final play of the game. And after it’s over, after the clock hits triple zeroes and the whole wild ride of the 2016 season has concluded and it’s time to exit those gates, I hope that all you Penn Staters fortunate enough to be in that stadium will have the chance to walk outside, across the parking plot plains, look back one last time at that iconic neon-lit sign, and whisper out into the California night — We got back, man. We got back.
The football student-athlete led Nittany Lions Chapter will continue their mission of inspiring the rare disease community with hope through the power of sport by raising money for every touchdown scored on Saturday.
The Penn State Chapter of NAACP are going to be taking a “stand by doing a sit in” during the national anthem of the Penn State Women’s Volleyball game Wednesday.
Krishna Nadella, a 2004 alumnus, is bringing his TV/webisode series to Penn State to film a season on issues important to the university, including the future of Greek life, Black Lives Matter, and “Sandusky: 5 Years Later.”
If a Penn State grad student needs to take medical leave, he/she risks losing health insurance and income. This has to change, writes a current grad student.
In a survey of graduate employees, nearly half reported working more than required under their contract. It’s time for them to be recognized as workers.
Penn State junior Monica Volk wins the gold and bronze medals at the USA Cycling Collegiate Nationals.
The Penn State Student Health Insurance Plan will see changes in premiums and international students will have to satisfy new waiver criteria in the upcoming year.
Did Wimpy the Gerbil actually win the 1981 student government election at Penn State? One of WImpy’s most loyal supporters thinks he has the answer, 35 years later.
Sexual assault is the worst thing that has ever happened to me, and the University police made it even worse.
Former UPUA Presidents Anand Ganjam and Katelyn Mullen urge young alumni to have their voice heard on the Board of Trustees by voting for Dan Cocco.
Yesterday’s community content post inspired another student to share her story about how Penn State handles sexual assault.
UPUA President Terry Ford and IFC President Will Quaranta will call on the Borough Council tonight to hold off on going forward with recommended amendments to the Property Maintenance Code until the student body’s voice is heard.
One student submitted community content about her experience with UHS and how it handled her sexual assault.
UPUA penned a letter commending the Alumni Association for its generosity in supporting the 2016 Class Gift Campaign.
For the past 21 years, the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community at Penn State has celebrated Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month through an annual showcase. This showcase includes performances from various students groups across Penn State’s campus with dancing, singing, and other cultural acts.
In light of the recent negative events surrounding the UPUA, the Freshman Council has decided to release a statement detailing its position on the matters.
In light of recent events, we would like to update the university community on the action we have taken since the leadership of the UPUA became aware of a GroupMe account belonging to the Agnihotri/Fleming Executive Ticket. The GroupMe involved members of the 10th Assembly’s Executive Board and the General Assembly.
“There have been instances of hate crimes around the Penn State community since I’ve been here, and it would not surprise me if those past or future perpetrators gravitate to this club,” said Luis Rolfo of the College Democrats. Students for Trump’s organizer, Ryan Belz, responded.
Today, due to gridlock in Harrisburg, the four state-related universities in Pennsylvania face the prospect of receiving zero dollars in allocations this year, a $600 million shortfall. The past several years have seen meager state funding, and our universities have adapted by cutting costs where possible, but that is no longer feasible.
“Bring THON out into the world. Realize you have the power to find a community working towards a common good. Realize you have the power to create a community working towards a common good,” Devon Werkeiser writes in a message to THON volunteers.