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Month: July 2009

Collegian Covers Day Dream Inspired Novel

The Collegian is at its worst during summer session, when the candidate corps is an avowedly less academic group of summer session students and the bulk of its editing army is off in exotic locales such as New York and Washington. But the Collegian’s worst is our favorite. There’s nothing better than a nice fluff […]

Jimmy Fallon Talks About the Worst Party Schools

I’m beginningĀ to realize that this statistic is going to be brought up for the rest of the school year… here’s Jimmy Fallon making a pretty lame bit out of the news.

Rendell on #1 Party School Recognition

Joe Scarborough had Governor Rendell on Morning Joe this morning to talk about the annual budget impasse… but first, c0-host Willie GeistĀ asked Rendell about yesterday’s top story: Penn State being recognized as the country’s #1 party school by the Princeton Review. Rendell’s comment, delivered with a school boy’s smirk, was: “You know, some are opposed […]

Despite Economy, Philanthropy to PSU Up

An interesting thing to come out of this month’s Board of Trustees meeting, other than the proposed tuition hikes, is the news that Penn State received the second highest amount of donations ever for the 2008-2009 fiscal year. Penn State received over 300,000 separate gifts from over 77,000 alumni, totaling $180 million in donations, reported […]

Penn State Ranked #1 Party School

Penn State had a lot of buzz on the Internet today for an accolade recently awarded by the Princeton Review in its yearly survey of 122,000 students. For the first time, Penn State was ranked the #1 party school. Before this year, the best (or worst?) we achieved was #3. Though, to be fair, we […]

Support THON at Pirates Ball Game

What: THON is holding a fundraiser with the help of the Pittsburgh Pirates. “Wear your blue & white, cheer on the black & gold, and raise money FTK!!!” When: Friday July 31 at 7:05 pm Where: PNC Park in Pittsburgh Cost: For ticket information, email Lauren Farrell. Tickets are available at three price levels: $12 […]

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