Day: May 12, 2009

PSU People make Time Magazine’s Top 100

Tour guides frequently say that one in every 720 Americans is a graduate of Penn State. But it’s hard to wrap your mind around the influence of Penn State alumni until you see something like this. Time Magazine recently named its world-wide Top 100 most influential people in 2009, and Onward State wants to congratulate […]

Westwood College Charts Student Budgets

Westwood College, based in Denver, Colorado, with 17 campuses and online classes (think “University of Phoenix”), has this graphic on their website that details student spending. Other than the huge cost they say students spend getting ready for school in a given year (10.5 billion dollars), the most interesting stat, to us at OS anyway, […]

Seniors Celebrate Downtown

Seniors celebrating the end of their classes poured into The Phyrst to drink and dance with Table Ten, the open mic night acoustic celebrities they’ve come to know and love. Their set included many 90’s sing-a-longs as well as a few State College standards. If you missed them, don’t worry they’ll be hanging around all […]