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Day: January 28, 2009

Bro Call

“I Try To Moderate My Drinking” Hello again to all of the Brosephs and Brosephinas reading my new column. It’s been a little more than a week since I started writing. Wow! Can you believe it? I sure can’t! Anyway, today’s Bro Call is about drinking. Pretty sweet, right? I can’t imagine a week without […]

The Natty Nittany

Seth.  On Beaver Ave. This screams punk, and I love it.  The paint spattered jacket is fitting (he’s an art major) and the “pleated pants with tennis shoes” look is a great complement, but that hair!  It’s incredibly unique and makes this lo-fi look one of a kind. “The Lone Employee”.  In The Rag & […]

Overheard on Craigslist: Missing Connections

This is kind of cute, in a really, really morbid way. Who needs pickup lines when you have compatible blood?

SOS Founder Writes About Alcohol Laws

Tom Shakely, founder of Safeguard Old State, wrote an op-ed for The Bulletin about underage drinking. The current failed approach to alcohol education — the one that renders real experience illegal — is as absurd as trying to teach young people to drive a car responsibly without being able to get behind the wheel. Laws […]

2009 Distinguished Alumni Announced

The list is out! Every person that graduates from Penn State leaves with a wealth of knowledge, but some alumni go on to do, well, “distinguished” things. Eight alums received the award this year. Eligibility for the award though is fairly vague: All persons who have been regular full-time students in a degree-granting program at […]

Jobs to be Eliminated at Hershey Med

The Penn State Hershey Medical Center has implemented a hiring freeze with the intent of eliminating 260 jobs through attrition, according to the Patriot News. The hospital also said it will pause up to $30 million in construction. “I think the notion that health care is recession-proof is being proven to be largely untrue,” said […]

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