Despite winning the last four Big Ten Championships, the Lions enter this tournament with lower expectations than in previous years, with many pundits looking towards Iowa and Ohio State as the teams to beat.
While I’m sure that nobody is complaining about the extra day of rest and relaxation, plenty of students expressed confusion about the university’s rationale for shutting down. It was an odd course of events, with a delay coming in the morning followed by a last-second cancellation and an apology from the administration for cutting it so close.
So you’re not heading to Puerto Rico, Cancun, or wherever the hell kids with too much money are partying are this year on Spring Break. Instead, you’re heading home to take in the scents, sites, and tastes of your beloved hometown. And, you know what? That’s perfectly alright.
With another week of voting in the books, we’re getting closer and closer to discovering the One Bar To Rule Them All. The Sweet Sixteen featured eight hard-fought battles. All four No. 1 seeds moved on to the Elite Eight along with three No. 2 seeds and a No. 3 seed, bringing the first surprising upset to date.
Whether you’re heading to Cancun, Panama City, or Orlando, there are certain spring break essentials you’re bound to need throughout the week. Not everyone can afford to buy all of these very necessary items brand new. Luckily, you friendly neighborhood Goodwill is here to help.
Matt Brown’s character, discipline, and continued excellence has inspired Penn State wrestling throughout his career.
It’s not easy being a Penn State basketball fan. A six-game losing streak, 3-15 Big Ten record, countless heartbreaking losses, and the fact that we’re losing our best player next year have made it a tough trek for the team’s dwindling number of supporters. Penn State basketball fell victim to its all-too-common tough luck twice in a Senior Night game against Ohio State on Wednesday.
Whether you’re working an outfit that’s head-to-toe blue and white in Florida, or you’re waving around a Penn State flag somewhere abroad, we want to see it! Send us your best spring break photos showing off Penn State pride. We’ll take note of the most epic pictures and post them here for all to see.
After being swept by Ohio State last weekend, Penn State hockey hosts Michigan in a series that has drastic tournament implications.
Have you ever wondered what happens to all those things that college kids, in their excitement for summer, leave behind while moving out of their rooms?
THAW was supposed to turn the faux holiday into a community-oriented event, something could bring local families and students together for film showings, comedians, and musical performances. But in the end, it seemed that the festival’s first year was unfortunately a flop, failing to garner any real traction.
For the first time in seven years, Penn State has cancelled a full day of classes due to the weather. It’s no surprise that Penn Staters took to Twitter in order to celebrate the big news, presumably before rolling over and going back to sleep.
In late 2012, after losing his mother and basketball mentor, D.J. Newbill was looking for a family. He soon found one at Penn State, highlighted by his relationship with coach Pat Chambers, and both his on and off-court development.
As we all know, the weather around these parts needs to be really, really bad for Penn State to cancel class. Such was the case yesterday, but the Ohio State basketball team decided to throw caution to the sleet and rough the Pennsylvania wilderness to make its Wednesday game anyway. Bad move.
In the past hour, your timeline and newsfeed were probably flooded with messages from your friends sharing their excitement. We rounded up some of the best reactions to classes being canceled from Twitter.
Ask Noel is back to talk about Yik Yak, Basketball, and for some reason, there’s no mention of Tinder!
The long-awaited expansion of the HUB opened to great fanfare Monday. From the monumental staircase to the tech lounge and everything in between, students took advantage of the features of the new section almost immediately after its opening. If you haven’t been able to visit the expansion or missed all it has to offer, we’ve compiled a photo tour of the new HUB for you to enjoy.
Registration is now open for the “Toughest Little Marathon in the East” — the 3rd Annual Mt. Nittany Marathon on Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 7:00 AM. All proceeds from the race benefit the Mount Nittany Conservancy, a public charity whose mission is to conserve and preserve Mt. Nittany, the iconic symbol of Happy Valley.
For the past few years, when the top fundraising general organizations for THON are announced, no one is surprised when the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences comes up as one of the top performers. How do they do it?
We caught up with THON 2015 Executive Director Megan Renaut to see how her year as the head of the executive committee went. After what was probably the busiest weekend of her life, Megan filled us in on her excitement, successes, and future plans to stay involved with THON.
Do you live in squalor? We’re on the hunt for State College’s most filthy dorms and apartments.
THON and State Patty’s have come and gone, meaning it’s only one week until Spring Break. For some, this means a week of partying on vacation; for others, it’s a week of relaxation and a break from homework. So this week, our Music Monday playlist contains a variety of songs made for both turning up and down.
Following in his father’s footsteps, Scott Conway is on his way to becoming a big name in the hockey world.