While striking up a conversation with a Penn State athlete might seem like neat opportunity to chat about State sports and how athletes function when they’re not on the field, there are some conversation starters you should avoid at all costs.
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We compiled some of the world’s most infamous photographs and gave them just a bit of a Penn State edge. Here are some of history’s most iconic scenes: Penn State style.
Aside from taking two pills to calm his stomach, Head Coach James Franklin has an easy pregame routine because he doesn’t have to worry about doing his hair (like Saeed Blacknall). But we couldn’t help ourselves and decided to try a few different hairstyles on everyone’s favorite bald coach.
It started as a gift in 1987. Over 25 years later, Nittany Notes is still alive, and it’s now the town’s most prodigious note providing service, employing 200 students and offering notes and practice exams for some 325 courses.
Everyone from JoePa to Mike Waite has had a quote-worthy moment, and what better way to commemorate that than with some Etsy-inspired Penn State decor?
Thank the student media gods that a moment of true greatness was captured, and never forget that NO ONE can eat a cheesesteak like a blogger.
You’ve asked, and we’ve listened.
Tim Beckman was fired as Illinois Head Football Coach on Friday, and Penn State Twitter promptly responded how it always does in these situations: by mocking Beckman and cracking jokes.
If you think the view from your apartment, dorm, or house is the best in Happy Valley, why not share with everyone else? Without the creep-factor and illogicality of inviting tens of thousands of visitors into your home, of course.
You are finally moved into your place and ready for your Fall semester at Penn State. So, what’s next? One of the first things on your list should be securing a job, and one of the best places to do that is right on campus. No matter your area of study, working for Campus Dining or Hospitality Services at Penn State provides great benefits. Not only do their positions provide students job experience and vital professional skills that future employers find essential, but they also work around your class schedule and Penn State sponsored clubs and activities.
Whether it was something as simple as coat hangers, laundry detergent, or soap, you probably forgot at least one thing when you moved back to Dear Old State. Your parents probably suggested a quick stop to Walmart. Oh, little do they know.
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Apparently Penn State believes in whole-hearted indulgence, as a post to its Facebook page condemns new Oreo Thins.
We are honored to announce the Alex Federman Memorial Scholarship endowment to benefit Penn State student writers.
Last week, we asked you for your best terrible roommate stories, and we were not disappointed. So let us all join together and pity these unlucky Penn Staters, while we reflect on our own experiences and remind ourselves that it could have been worse… a lot worse.
If you’re looking at this post, you probably have some interest in joining Penn State’s premiere student media outlet: Onward State. We’re happy to inform you that with the spring semester quickly approaching, there is room on our staff for new members.
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