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Shortly before 3:41 a.m. Saturday, a red Camaro jumped the curb traveling down the hill on Shortlidge Road and drove another 150 feet before nearly hitting Simmons Hall.
Despite overwhelming support from fellow alumni, Sue Paterno will not seek a seat on Penn State’s Board of Trustees this year after all. Jay Paterno will continue to run for his own seat on the Board.
Penn State’s Board of Trustees met Friday afternoon to hear updates from both student and administrative leaders.
Student leaders from UPUA, GPSA, and CCSG delivered a powerful message to the Board of Trustees at its meeting this afternoon.
Barron revealed his previously-confidential CAPS funding source at today’s Board of Trustees meeting. Funding from new Big Ten media contracts will support CAPS, the Blue Band, and the planned Arts & Arboretum Complex.
UPUA hosted a panel on diversity and inclusion during the Board of Trustees’ Committee on Academic Affairs and Student Life this afternoon.
UHS has been in contact with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Pennsylvania Department of Health since the first confirmed case of mumps last month.
The next step in the comprehensive East Halls renovation includes the erection of a new building along Curtin Road and the complete renovations of Pennypacker and McKean Halls.
The Board of Trustees’ Committee on Finance, Business, and Captial Planning approved a university-wide 3.15 percent increase to Penn State’s room and board rates for 2017-18.
“This isn’t civil rights, this is human rights,” Perez said. “And we should start focusing on taking this up on a global movement.”
“Standing there for long periods of time is draining, and our committees help bring energy and enthusiasm back to the supporters when morale is low,” Chris Bagnick explained.
Eddie Nolan originally only sang for himself to relieve stress. Friday night, he took his acoustic talents to THON’s stage for the dancers.
“That’s why you go to college, to join something way bigger than yourself. It’s everything to me, and I believe that this is one of those things that shows the essence of what this university is.”
In addition to $9.75 for CAPS, the Student Fee Board also unanimously approved a $5 annual fee for the Student Parent Child Care Subsidy Program.
The Lion Ambassadors’ annual Founders’ Day celebration will include games, live entertainment, and plenty of birthday cake on Wednesday, February 22 in the HUB.
Penn State announced that it will hold a day-long conference to discuss diversity in higher education with four featured leaders in the field speaking on April 18 at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel.
President Barron outlined the details of funds from the Office of the President he promised in November to match the Student Fee Board’s allocation to CAPS. He also announced a new $7 million endowment created from corporate donations that will provide $315,000 annually to support CAPS.
As Penn State heads into the NWCA Dual Championship on Sunday against Oklahoma State, long-time duals opposer Sanderson has become a leader in the wrestling world and helped preserve the individual championship’s culture.
Penn State’s Fact Book has some intriguing tidbits fit for any Penn State history nerd.
We’re in the homestretch. Now it’s time to put aside the big-picture tasks and focus on preparing ourselves for the main event. Here’s what you can do to be at your best throughout the weekend.
Junior pitcher Taylor Lehman’s offseason strides will be the driving force for Penn State baseball in 2017 as the team tries to improve on last season’s 28-27 finish.
State of State’s 2017 conference Innovate the State will feature 14 speakers in Alumni Hall today. Follow along here for our up-to-the-minute coverage of the conference and each of its speakers.
Everyone has a story behind why they THON — some of this year’s dancers share their own.
From photographing P.Diddy’s Halloween party to unique street wear fashion, ‘DOM’ proves he is the creative wiz worthy of shooting your sorority’s next recruitment video.