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Day: March 29, 2009

Free Concert: ‘A Day to Remember’

What: A Day to Remember, a punk band, will be performing a free concert. Wikipedia says their influences include post-hardcore, pop punk, metalcore, and death meal. When: 6:00 pm on Monday March 30 Where: Room 122 Heritage Hall in the HUB Cost: Free! Check out their cover of Kelly Clarkson’s ‘Since U Been Gone’ below. […]

Spring In Happy Valley

April March showers bring May flowers, or so they say.  After getting a decent amount of rain over the last 24 hours, the grass seems greener, the air seems cleaner and even the ducks have returned to Happy Valley.  Also after raining, a really cool rainbow appeared between Mount Nittany Medical Center and Mount Nittany.  […]

Penn State Earth Hour

Old State celebrated Earth Hour yesterday, the global event that promotes turning off light fixtures between the hours 8 and 9 PM. Penn State participated only symbolically however, because flicking the switch on the whole campus might have ruffled a few feathers and, additionally, would have been a logistical nightmare. Instead, lights at various Penn […]

Arts Crawl 2009: Art, Food, and Music

What: Visit studios where areas of study like painting, ceramics, sculpture, and many more will have displays of student work on view for visitors. Music of all genres by several local bands will fill the studios, classrooms and galleries with tunes. Free food, dance and juggling performances, arts demonstrations, and tours will be offered throughout […]

Students Avoid Jury Duty in Centre County

A debate as to whether Penn State students should have to serve jury duty has surfaced in the months following the Presidential Election.  Efforts by the Obama campaign led to the registration of thousands of student voters in Centre County during the months preceding the election. Ruth Luse (County Jury Commissioner) and her office pull […]

That Party Last Night Was Awfully Crazy

Gotta love the State College police reports. Jonathan Kissel, a “non degree undergraduate” here, was found unconscious on his porch at 3:00 am on Saturday morning with 192 bags of heroin in his pockets. Any ideas how much that would be worth? According to the CDT, Police arrested 25-year-old Jonathan M. Kissel shortly after 3 […]

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