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Day: November 17, 2009

Onward State: A Year In Retrospect

Just like that, Onward State’s first birthday is coming to an end. We realize that many of you probably have not followed the blog since its inception, so we have put together a list of the most memorable posts from our first year. November Collegian Nickelback Review: Too Generous? When we first set out on […]

Student Tech Survey Reveals Cool Statistics

Director of Education Technology Services Cole Camplese has released some preliminary data from a 2009 survey of students and technology called FACAC. Here is a breakdown of some of the more interesting statistics from the survey. The top student technology services that students utilize are ANGEL, eLion, the Penn State Portal and the VPN system. […]

Washington Post Shows Love for State College

In a recent article for the Washington Post, James F. Lee, originally from Bucknell, wrote about all the activity that goes on at State College aside from football and tailgating. Lee found the joy in things like going to the creamery, hanging at Webster’s, enjoying free entertainment, ogling at grilled stickies at the Diner, touring the […]

Get Your THON 2010 Logo Gear!

Do you love THON? Do you love the new THON 2010 logo? Do you want to show your love for THON by wearing the logo on your articles of clothing? Well if you answered yes to those questions, then it’s your lucky day (Well, actually tomorrow is, but go with me on this)! Your friendly […]

Getting Beaten By Ohio State…Again

As if getting wiped all over the football field (and the soccer field!) wasn’t already painful enough, now Ohio State has bested us in yet another category! Time Magazine has dumped more salt into an open wound with the recent release of its “The 10 Best College Presidents” list, which has Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee at […]

And the Word of the Year is…

Could it be green? Recovery? Economy? No, yesterday the New Oxford American Dictionary announced its word of the year is “unfriend.” Defined as “verb – To remove someone as a ‘friend’ on a social networking site such as Facebook.” Or, according to Urban Dictionary, “One of the many ways to bitch slap someone on ‘Teh Interweb.'” Notable […]

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