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1 Your New Pledge Class Is Beautiful – But What Else?

It’s an American tendency: we focus on women’s looks. When I looked at sorority Bid Day photos yesterday, all the comments talked about was how “HOT” their new pledge class was. But what does this say about what we value? What about everything else our sisters bring to the table, besides their looks? Greek women are so much more than that, and it’s time we start acting like it.

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0 Student Farm Initiative Moving Forward

As my graduation loomed ever closer this spring, the fact I’m leaving one of my favorite places and some of my favorite people became more palpable, and assignments became increasingly less important. But despite knowing I was leaving, I couldn’t stop spending time working towards something I had been involved with for the past year: the development of a student farm at Penn State.

0 State College Officially Declared a ‘Fair Trade Town’

Fair Trade Penn State is proud to announce State College’s official designation as a Fair Trade Town. Fair Trade Penn State is a student-lead organization at Penn State University who work to widely increase the awareness, availability and use of Fair Trade products throughout the Penn State University Park campus and State College area, and is part of a nation-wide organizing effort called Fair Trade Towns USA.