The Blue Band family added another esteemed musician to its staff this week. Dr. Eric Bush was announced as the Assistant Director of the Blue Band. The Assistant Directors’ responsibilities include helping to organize and run the Blue Band, the Fall Athletic Band, and the Pride of the Lions Pep Band.
For the third-straight major tournament, Team USA and Japan will meet in the final. Penn Staters Ali Krieger and Alyssa Naeher have the chance to become World Cup champions Sunday night.
President Barron accepted all of the Sexual Assault and Harassment Task Force recommendations, including the switch to an investigative sexual assault model that allows a trained investigator to take part in the compilation of evidence for trial.
Lift for Life, the marquee event conducted by the Penn State Uplifting Athletes chapter is set to kick off on July 11 from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the Penn State Lacrosse Field.
After the former Penn State star didn’t hear his name called in either of the two rounds of the NBA Draft on Thursday night, D.J. Newbill was left waiting for an NBA team to come calling for his services. Newbill worked out with a number of teams before the draft, including the Denver Nuggets, Charlotte Hornets, Philadelphia 76ers, and many others. One team in particular, the Los Angeles Clippers, was impressed enough to sign Newbill to their Summer League roster, giving the Nittany Lion great his first opportunity in the NBA.
29-year-old Jerod Chapman was breaking down a crane on Friday evening at the Burrowes Building to move it when another worker reportedly removed a pin.
If you’re a Penn State alumnus with a burning desire to recreate everything from your days as a student during Arts Fest, including your living arrangements, you’re in luck. As part of Arts Festival Alumni Weekend you can rent a room in West Halls, right in the center of the Arts Festival route.
The U.S. News & World Report ranked The Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital in eight specialties for the Best Children’s Hospital Rankings for 2015-16. Though Hershey first made the list in 2008, the eight specialties for which the hospital ranked are the most to date.
The accolades for Penn State and its extensive alumni base continue to roll in. College Magazine ranked Penn State’s alumni base number one, ranking it over prestigious Ivy League schools such as Dartmouth, Harvard, and in-state neighbor UPenn, while also placing it ahead of Big Ten rivals Northwestern and Michigan (obviously).