Author Sam Panko

Sam Panko

Sam is a freshman from Morristown, New Jersey looking to pursue a major in Marketing. He is a videographer for Onward State. Sam enjoys film, music, art, and animation. You can contact Sam at [email protected]

2 [Video] The State Of Skate

Seen as vandalism among other things, skateboarding is often looked down upon by people in the community. With no skate parks within a reasonable distance, State College skaters have to find ways to enjoy their passion while flying under the radar.

0 [Video] Slides of Strength

THON itself is a huge Penn State tradition. But, within THON, there are subtraditions as well, and one of everyone’s favorite is the Slides of Strength. Watch as dancers slide on a mat full of baby powder met by a quick ten second massage provided by other THON-goers.