Author Matt Coleman
Deanna Spaniel and Ben Nason combine school pride and a delicious snack with their all natural blue and white potato chips.
State College boasts some of the best fishing areas on the East Coast.
The late Bryce Jordan led Penn State through tough times, only to propel it to become one of the most prestigious universities in the nation. He died at 91 on April 12, 2016.
The new rural road ecology and maintenance course at Penn State will give students real-world training before leaving college. The course, offered by the Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies, is open to students who may need the training in the future.
Penn State increased its landfill diversion rate to 61 percent in 2015 thanks to improved efforts from composting and recycling. The smells of mulch and compost across campus show the strides made by Penn State in its recycling efforts.
The Nittany Lion Genome Project researchers have almost finished with Phase One of a multi-step process in their goal to sequence a northeastern mountain lion’s DNA. The sequencing will have positive impacts on conservation and research on the lions.
Penn State baseball came off the 7-0 shutout of Pitt to claim yet another victory in a shootout against Lafayette. The Nittany Lions won 20-12 after leading 13-0 on the Leopards early in the game.
Zain Retherford was nominated for the WIN Magazine/Culture House Dan Hodge Trophy, given to the nation’s most dominant wrestler. Others on the ballot include Alex Dieringer, Kyle Snyder, and Nahshon Garrett.
The Penn State wrestling team sent five wrestlers into the finals, and the Nittany Lions claimed to first place finishes and three second place finishes en route to a team National Championship.
Penn State clinched its fifth National Championship in six years on Saturday morning before any of the wrestlers in the championship matches even wrestled.
The Nittany Lions advance five wrestlers into the finals to set the stage for a Saturday they won’t soon forget as they enter the final day of the NCAA Championships with a comfortable team lead.
Penn State wrestling qualified nine wrestlers for the NCAA Wrestling Championships in New York City, where the Nittany Lions look destined to win their fifth National Title in six years.
Penn State researcher Dr. Chad Hanna helped lead the effort in the discovery of gravitational waves as a 12-year member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration.
The NCAA released its seeds for the 2016 NCAA Wrestling Championships, where Penn State has nine wrestlers qualified. The Lions feature three top ranked wrestlers in their respective weight classes.
The 2016 Big Ten Wrestling Championships got underway in Iowa City and Penn State proved why it was the best team in the nation. The Nittany Lions sent nine wrestlers to Session 3, including six in the finals.
Redshirt freshman and heavyweight Nick Nevills returned a couple of weeks ago for Penn State wrestling and won the US Collegiate Open in Colorado the week after that. He may prove to be an important asset for Penn State as the team sets its collective sights on the title.
Coming off one of the most successful seasons in recent memory, Penn State wrestling is primed for success in the near and distant future.
Lara Spencer, Joel Myers, Jesse Arnelle, Kathleen Harris, John Leone, George Santiago, Jr., Richard Silverman, and Thomas Ulmer received the Distinguished Alumni Award, the university’s highest honor.
Penn State researcher Dr. Shyam Sundar found in a recent study that senior citizens fear robot overlords. He is now determining whether that notion carries to different generations and why that is.
In the first ever NWCA Dual Meet Championship, No. 1 Penn State took down No. 2 Oklahoma State 29-18, continuing its dominant streak.
With so many committees and orgs involved with THON, it’s often difficult for students to not be involved in one way or another. We featured a few of the people here who don’t belong to any orgs involved with THON.
THON has added new and delicious food choices to its menu this year which is energizing dancers and participants in new and exciting ways.
The Penn State wrestling team has looked virtually unbeatable this year, and the team doesn’t want to stop heading into the Big Ten Championships.
Penn State wrestling traveled to Lehigh Friday night to compete in one of the most heated rivalries in wrestling. The Nittany Lions cruised to a 28-9 victory over the Mountain Hawks.
In the second BJC Dual of the season, Penn State wrestling cruised to a 24-14 victory over No. 3 Ohio State. Although much of the dual was close, the Nittany Lions pulled away at the end for a commanding victory.