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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Here at Onward State, we'd like you to be able to enjoy your Whiteout experience this weekend without being "that kid" while hopefully capturing the same energy level. Late starts are a beautiful thing. Being able to sleep in, starting to tailgate in the afternoon instead of early morning, and watching a game under the lights at Beaver Stadium is the basis for a perfect day in any Penn Stater's book.
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Help us find the best Penn State pumpkins!
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In what appears to be an annual tradition for the University Park Undergraduate Association around Halloween, the organization saw a large contingent of minority students speak out against comments by representatives that they deemed offensive and racially insensitive. Following a tense and opinionated open student forum, the assembly later convened into a town-hall style committee of the whole meeting to hold a dialogue with the minority representatives.
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UPUA Diversity
The UPUA meeting on October 22 was the greatest learning experience of my life. The statement I am making here is to share my experience, intentions and provide an apology for the inconsistencies in my words, actions and votes.
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State of State will help to generate conversations about sexual violence at Penn State this week as the organization hosts a sexual violence awareness panel, to take place at 5 p.m. this Thursday in 303 Willard.
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On a cold, windy October day, the last thing one would expect to see standing next to the Willard building would be a group of shirtless atheists, begging you to pelt them with water balloons. But, in order to raise money for activities for the Penn State Atheists and Agnostic club, this is exactly what a brave, and somewhat cold, group of atheists decided to do.
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rally in the valley
Rally in the Valley 2014 will be held this Friday in Rec Hall, complete with performances from the Lionettes, the Blue Band, cheerleaders, and the Nittany Lion.
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Relay Pink
This Wednesday, Oct. 22, Relay for Life of Penn State will host their annual "Paint PSU Pink" event in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Visit the HUB between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. wearing the best pink items in your wardrobe and tell Relay captains why you wear pink.
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debate team
The Penn State Speech and Debate Society will host the British National Debate Team for a free-to-attend event on Oct. 28.
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We sent out some film guys to see how Penn State students recreated the famous Nittany Lion roar.