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The Vive, an innovative approach to communication devices, is one of five startups supported by Happy Valley LaunchBox.
Our freshman staffers reflected on their first year in Happy Valley and share what they learned along the way.
Deanna Spaniel and Ben Nason combine school pride and a delicious snack with their all natural blue and white potato chips.
UPUA penned a letter commending the Alumni Association for its generosity in supporting the 2016 Class Gift Campaign.
Here’s everything you need to know about Penn State’s free music festival. Headlined by Walk the Moon and including performances by Nelly, Misterwives, X Ambassadors, Sammy Adams, and Cecil Blutcher, the concert will take over the IM Fields tonight starting at 3:30 p.m.
A Penn State alumnus walked through the ridiculously long Bernie Sanders rally line and talked to just about everyone there in the process.
East Halls is revealing the contents of a recently-found time capsule from 1965 and saying goodbye to the beloved Big Onion next week.
“Remember no man is a failure who has friends.”
UPUA prepared for summer in its final meeting of the 2015-16 school year last night. In the words of Vice President Katie Jordan: “H.A.G.S.!”
The Class of 2016’s gift is having impacts across the university, as many would argue, it should. The Alumni Association will match the funds raised by the Class of 2016 — an amount that adds up to $200,000. Currently, this commitment by the Alumni Association is the largest in Penn State Class Gift history.
It’s almost time to leave your room for the final time, but before you can do that you have to, ya know, get all your stuff out. Packing up your room for the year is a daunting task, but as a veteran (re: sophomore), I’ve laid out some ways to make it a little easier.
Kevin Cacela reflects on the his four years spent building families at Penn State Harrisburg, Hershey Medical Center, and University Park. Oh, and buttstuff.
Thanks to new initiatives from Penn State Transportation Services, students will have the opportunity to rent a car from the university this fall.
Even though the semester is coming to a close, performance groups across campus are just beginning to debut the acts they’ve worked on all year. The Penn State Performing Arts Council will present their first ever end-of-the-year showcase later this week in Schwab Auditorium.
The 2016 Great Debate: “Entitled America? The Role of Government in Everyday Life,” Paul Begala and Karl Rove debated our nation’s tax dollars and where and when they should be used.
You don’t have to be an art major to sport an awesome hand-decorated cap at graduation. If your cap symbolizes something you’re proud of, let us know! We want to see the best caps of 2016.
Penn State Football tweeted out its latest hype video Sunday afternoon, just in time for the return of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” The 28-second video is modeled after the show’s Season 6 trailer, opening with the lines “Are you afraid? You should be. You’re in the great game now, and the great game is terrifying.”
Dunkin’ Donuts opened its fourth State College location on 1311 South Atherton last Friday.
UPUA hosted a candlelight vigil at Old Main in honor of the 15 student lives lost during the school year.
It’s alright if you’ve made a few mistakes here and there. As long as you have pure intentions and a story to tell, you’re welcome at Bill Pickle’s Tap Room — exactly as its namesake would’ve wanted.