Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks-Miller announced charges against the Beta Theta Pi fraternity entity and eighteen former brothers Friday morning in Bellefonte.
Author Elissa Hill
“This didn’t have to happen,” Jim Piazza said.
Centre County DA Stacy Parks Miller announced these charges as a result of a grand jury investigation into student Tim Piazza’s death from injuries he sustained when he fell down the steps at Beta Theta Pi fraternity.
Current UPAC Chairman Mike Hoeschele will be appointed the next student-selected trustee, pending approval of the Board of Trustees Friday afternoon.
Provost Nick Jones says the new LionPATH user interface will finally be unveiled “within the next few weeks” after beta testing.
Karoondinha Music Festival announced the remainder of its lineup, including Chance the Rapper, Paramore, and Young the Giant.
UPUA moved quickly through its final agenda of the semester to confirm internal leaders and pass two pieces of legislation.
The organization says its endorsed candidates will be able to represent students interests in the State College Borough rather than favoring the opinions of long-term residents as many past council members have done. With this donation to the campaign, it’s safe to say Sims agrees.
An Amazon pick-up location is reportedly slated to take over the former Abercrombie location.
Homecoming announced the 2017 Honorary Grand Marshal during its annual Legacy Celebration Wednesday in the HUB.
If all goes well, the Board of Trustees will approve this fee level at its meeting in Harrisburg, slated for July 20-21.
This year’s race for three open alumni trustee seats includes two of the incumbents — Alice Pope and Bob Jubelirer — and two newcomers — Jay Paterno and Robert Bowsher.
When Testen arrived at the university police station, police say she removed her shorts and urinated on an interview room floor.
He was found lying in the grass on the 500 block of West College Ave. with injuries to his face and head.
Did we mention the guy’s face is shown in the Snapchat? This seems like the easiest way to get caught.
Parks Miller will investigate these potential violations in response to defense attorneys who anonymously spoke to The Philadelphia Inquirer earlier this week and one of the same attorneys who she says described police evidence in an interview on local television the next day.
UPUA confirmed a new director of communications, held internal elections, and passed three pieces of legislation at this week’s meeting, including funding for coffee during finals week.
Earlier this week, the Creamery left us a hint about what the new flavor could be. We were shocked to find out the ice cream does indeed include bananas — or at least banana flavoring. It’s unclear at this point.
The League of Women Voters of Centre County is hosting a Candidates Night for the contested races for State College School District, Borough Council, and State College Mayor. Follow along for live updates from the statements of council and mayoral candidates.
The Philadelphia Inquirer says defense attorneys and “other sources who have spoken with the students” confirm members of the fraternity say they initially went to help Piazza when he fell.
The UPAC policy handbook must be overhauled to account for the recent changes in the overall student fee allocation structure.
UPUA’s 12th Assembly met for the second time last night to approve its budget for the 2017-2018 term and create a new sub-committee on outreach to connect UPUA with other student organizations.
If these behaviors and violations don’t change, Barron predicts “many empty houses and then the end of Greek life at Penn State.”
While Penn State has allowed IFC to maintain relative autonomy in its risk management practices, other universities have already stepped in to implement these policies at an administrative level.