Author Elissa Hill
This endorsement is especially coveted, as it allows Jordan and Shockley to campaign at Penn State’s fraternity houses until election day.
UPUA did not endorse any candidates for Borough Council seats Tuesday night. Actually, UPUA hasn’t endorsed any candidates for Borough Council at all, and most likely won’t. BugPAC =/= UPUA.
Horne and Ford introduced the movement and explained the importance of reclaiming State College for student interests, as students represent 70 percent of the Borough Council’s constituency but are essentially ignored by much of the current Borough Council.
Frustrated with the current local government’s disregard for student interests, student government leaders Terry Ford and Kevin Horne created the BugPAC campaign to, in their words, “reclaim State College” for students.
Under an indemnification (read: payment for loss) provision in Penn State’s bylaws, trustees Ted Brown, Barbara Doran, Bob Jubelirer, Anthony Lubrano, Ryan McCombie, Bill Oldsey, and Alice Pope are entitled to compensation for legal costs they incurred in lawsuits that ultimately allowed them to gain access to Freeh report source documents.
UPUA passed seven pieces of legislation last night, including a resolution asking the State College Borough Council to allow upward expansion in the west end of downtown.
To receive student fee funding, Athletics must present a proposal to the Student Fee Board to request a specific amount of funding for these two facilities. The Board could then vote yes, change the amount, or vote no on the entire proposal.
Tim Curley and Gary Schultz pleaded guilty to child endangerment charges. They could testify against former Penn State President Graham Spanier, who is still scheduled to begin trial next week.
Although the full plan spans 20 years, athletics highlighted a number of priorities for the first five years.
The program is not for profit and it’s open to requests from anyone — small businesses, individuals, or other organizations.
Visitors will be required to swipe a Penn State ID card when entering Campus Rec buildings (not just to enter members areas like the fitness center).
The State College Police Department just released crime statistics from the weekend of State Patty’s Day. Total crime reported to the State College and Penn State police combined decreased by 17 cases compared to 2016.
This comprehensive plan will cover the next 20 years in athletics facilities upgrades across campus, including details of a Beaver Stadium renovation Barbour has mentioned previously.
Though the Beta Theta Pi house is privately owned and on private property, Penn State is working with the alumni board (which owns the house) to offer these members on-campus housing for the remainder of the semester.
The first annual Karoondinha Music & Arts Festival will come to Penn’s Cave & Wildlife Park this summer with artists like John Legend, Alessia Cara, X Ambassadors, and The Roots.
The Nittany Lions sealed the deal in this game by suppressing three power play opportunities for Michigan State and leaving the Spartans almost no opportunity for quality scoring.