Student Life

Student Life represents all the elements of the college experience at Penn State University. Creepy professors, drink specials, the location of the secret Coca-Cola machine, tomfoolery, chicanery, bedlam, and more.

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Class of 2018, here are the best tweets from your first week of classes.
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East Halls

Every Fall, a gaggle of fresh faced lanyard-clad 18-year olds joins the Penn State community. Every Fall, they make the same, predictable decisions (read: mistakes) we all once made.

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The University Park Undergraduate Association's general assembly kicked off the semester on Wednesday night with its first meeting of the academic year. Vice President of Student Affairs Damon Sims addressed the assembly, a new adviser was put in place with some minor controversy, and initiatives for the year were discussed.
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Jerome Jarre, a Vine star who currently boasts over seven million followers, has taken inspiration from Penn State’s own shining star — the Squirrel Whisperer.
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Involvement Fair
Today is the last day of the Fall Involvement Fair and over the past couple of days, masses of students have perused the various booths of the many clubs on campus. However, amidst all the typical clubs and organizations there were a few hidden gems you may not have noticed. They are certainly not kidding when they say there literally is something for everyone.
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Camp Kesem
This summer, a group of Penn State students organized a summer camp for children whose parents have cancer.
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Involvement Fair
The involvement fair is great, in theory. But when every student organization you could possibly imagine is under one roof for three days, it can be overwhelming. Learn how to survive here.
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Homecoming 2014 Theme
Homecoming Court nominations are now open. Any student can nominate another student or university affiliate. Homecoming week begins September 20th.
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On August 13, Penn State made the switch to an all-digital signal which drastically improved the channel selection for students living on campus. Students will now have access to 95 HD channels, 120 SD channels, and 50 digital music channels thanks to the conversion.
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University Primetime, which I will attempt to legitimize by pointing out its 162,000 Twitter followers, recently ranked Penn State as a school with one of the most attractive student bodies in the country.