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Month: June 2009

Professors Check for Cheats

This past December, a website came into existence that offered procrastinators yet another tool for getting deadline extensions. does exactly what the URL would suggest. For the small price of $3.95, will sell you an unreadable Word, Excel or PowerPoint file. The idea is that you rename the file to whatever your assignment […]

Bryce Jordan Center Hosting Cirque de Soleil

We overheard on Twitter today that the Cirque de Soleil will be performing in eight shows over five days at the Bryce Jordan Center this fall Here’s the schedule, which we pulled from the site for the Amex presale. Here’s the official description of the show… Alegría is a mood, a state of mind. The […]

Reminder: Purchase Football Tickets

Many upperclassmen bought season tickets earlier this week… now it’s the sophomore class’s turn. (Sophomores are defined by the university as people with between 27.1 and 54 credits.) Ticket sales begin tomorrow at 7:00 am. You can access the sale here. Hopefully you remembered to preregister back in May! Here are some additional tips from […]

Paternos Donate $1 Mil. to Mt. Nittany Med Center

As if the Penn State/Centre County community needed any more reason to worship Joe and Sue Paterno, Thursday morning they announced that they were donating $1 million to the Foundation for Mount Nittany Medical Center to help fund current and future expansion projects. The Paternos join other prominent Penn State benefactors Lloyd and Dottie Huck […]

Fantasy Football Camp: Livin’ The Dream

Last Wednesday, Penn State Fantasy Football Camp officially “kicked off” (please pardon my tacky football pun. It won’t happen again, I promise) on Penn State’s campus! According to the official Penn State Fantasy Camp site, the camp consists of Football practices, based upon the Nittany Lion traditions, directed by coaches and former star players. Football […]

Alumni Association Governing Board Grows!

Last Friday, Penn State Live reported that the Penn State Alumni Association Governing Board has decided on a new board of thirteen members: 10 elected, 3 appointed. Of the elected members, there is an even 5-5 split between incumbents and newly-elected members. If you are not savvy on the general activities of the Alumni Association, […]

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