UPUA 12th Assembly Chief of Staff Jen Heckman will soon begin her second year in the position.
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Penn State alumnus Taylor Wright might not have ended up with the love of his life if he hadn’t decided to transfer schools.
Penn State professor Pamela Monk takes the concept of real-world experience to an entirely new level.
Nittany Greyhounds has been finding loving homes for retired racing greyhounds for 22 years.
Student by day and fitness instructor by night, war veteran Corey Tilghman uses his past experiences to show others how important it is to persevere.
Sisters on the Runway aims to raise awareness about domestic violence, and membership continues to grow each year. Though still a newer organization on campus, the organization has already impacted more people than the members ever expected.
Brandywine students Joelle and Derek had no idea joining a THON org would lead them to the loves of their lives.
Camp Kesem is an opportunity for children who have been touched by a parent’s battle with cancer to release the burdens of everyday life.
Trent Buttrick, a forward from Bloomsburg, Pa., who played his high school ball in Florida, should bring valuable leadership skills to the roster next season.
Julie Kocjancic was an 800-meter specialist in high school, but has since grown into an all-around force for the Nittany Lions as a senior.
Junior Katie Jordan secured the UPUA presidency last Wednesday night with running mate Alex Shockley after students shattered voter turnout records. We sat down with Jordan to discuss her team’s successful election day strategy as well as her plan for the year ahead.
It took until the end of their senior year for Mallory Pavilonis and Jonathan Knoll to realize what they’d been missing.
For the leader that she’s become, it was never a guarantee that she would become Penn State’s ace. Starting as a walk-on, it wasn’t even a sure thing that she would ever step into the circle for the Nittany Lions.
No Refund Theatre founders created the idea for the club during a late-night talk at McDonald’s — now, the group has put on more than 100 shows.
In 1953, Penn State created PENNSTAC — the first digital computer built and operated on a college campus.
“It took a while for everything to really sink in and start feeling real, but I know how incredibly fortunate I am to have this opportunity to be involved as a student for another year.”
Junior Katie Jordan hopes that her and running mate Alex Shockley will be elected to lead UPUA’s 12th Assembly so she can continue what she considers her life’s purpose: advocating for and helping others at all times.
“Finally I realized she’s my best friend for a reason, and that maybe it could really work,” Hromanik said.
As elections for UPUA’s 12th Assembly draw near, we sat down with presidential candidate Sammy Geisinger and running-mate Jorge Zurita-Coronado to learn more about their campaign.
Who doesn’t love adventure, romance, and dancing dinnerware? Penn State Thespians created its own rendition of Beauty and the Beast for its spring musical.
What Penn Staters may not know is Lincoln played a key role in establishing the university as an agricultural institution.
The Penn State Herbarium’s history stretches back almost as far as the university itself.
“Although State of State certainly has become an excellent platform to shed light on issues in our community, the greatest benefits of it come from the frame of mind it encourages its participants to explore.”
“Like the proud Pennsylvania mountain lion who represents both Penn State and State High, she symbolizes the enduring spirit of our place. She belongs to us.”