Day: September 14, 2009

What to Do with Beta

While the chapter itself is in pretty poor shape, the Beta Theta Pi house is in great condition, having recently undergone a $7,000,000 renovation. However, the house remains virtually unused. True, an art fundraiser was held there earlier this fall, but is that really all the use we can get out of the beautiful building? […]

Schreyer Spies Infiltrate Creamery

At last, after years of scheming, the Schreyer Honors College has made its way into the hearts, minds, and stomachs of the Penn State population. I’m speaking, of course, of the new creamery flavor named in honor of the good old SHC: Scholars Chip. Setting aside for the moment that there should probably be an […]

Oh, It’s Sparky Alright

In an effort to spread the word about information sharing, the Digital Commons, University Libraries, College of Communications, WPSU and SPARC are all sponsoring a local video contest. Based on the theme of “The Value of Information Sharing”, an entrant’s mission is to create a sub-two minute video dealing with open source information and sharing. […]