Day: May 28, 2010

TEDxPSU Looking For Speakers

Many of you have probably watched TED’s talks online. Now you have a chance to see them live. The College of IST Alumni Society is organizing a TEDx event at Penn State October 10 (10/10/10). TEDxPSU is currently accepting speaker applications.

Find out more about TEDxPSU and the application process after the jump.

2010 Admissions Statistics Released

The Office of Admissions has just released the newest student body profile, to give prospective applicants an idea how they stack up and if they may be able to get in here. That being said, the numbers have changed in recent years. If you were to apply next fall, would you still get in to University Park campus?

Read on to find out whether or not you would have gotten into Penn State if you were applying this year.

Drinking Study Confirms the Obvious

Penn State recently conducted its annual survey of student drinking. This annual assessment administered by Penn State Student Affairs seeks to gather information on issues faced by students, satisfaction, and usage of alcohol as a recreational drug. Three-quarters of the 6000 student random sample (aged 18 or over) described themselves as “light” or “moderate” drinkers.

Read on to learn more about this year’s survey.

Send this to a friend