Thomas A. Shakely
Content Submitted by Thomas A. Shakely
Posted about 2 months ago in Community by
As time moves forward, and the next chapters in our story are authored, Penn Staters for responsible stewardship can redeem our culture by embracing a paradoxical truth—the University is each of us within the Penn State family. We don't need the approval or consent of an unwilling Board of Trustees or administration to ensure our history and values live on. We simply need to remember our history and our values, and live on.
Posted about a year ago in Community by
Despite today’s revisionist history, Vicky Triponey was not a crusader against the Penn State administration's entrenched culture of secrecy. On the contrary, she was its enforcer, and virtually her first act upon assuming her position was to threaten its most vocal critic using the power of the purse.