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Day: January 28, 2011

Hey Jay, Want to Come to My Listening Party?

Who knew Jay Paterno was a fan of The Decemberists... I wonder what other bands he likes.

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The new album by @thedecemberists is nothing short of amazing. The King is Dead is among my favorites of the last decade.less than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone

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Cael Sanderson Strives for Success

Great profile of Penn State wrestling coach Cael Sanderson, whose squad is currently ranked #1 in the country.

President Barack Obama to Speak at Penn State

President Barack Obama will be speaking at Penn State University Park next Wednesday, the university confirmed today. We'll update this post with information as it comes in.

Finding a Way for People to Turn Over a “New Leaf”

Walking down the narrow, dimly lit steps of 204 W. College Ave. and continuing through the door at the bottom, you take a minute to look around what is currently a work in progress. A wall across the room – painted so obnoxiously green that you are almost blinded – greets you immediately.

Looking closer still, you see there are dry-erase marker drawings on a white-board-painted table. But what is it? Facts. And figures. And a dream that’s about to become a reality. The dream – and the office space – belongs to New Leaf Initiative, State College’s newest non-profit organization.

What Should Onward State Write About?

Hello faithful readers. We here at Onward State have written about a lot in these past few weeks, from why to join a Sorority to the UPUA's marathon of arguments about the Student Handbook Commission. We've even brought back one of my most beloved features--The Natty Nittany.

But Onward State is a small organization. Stories can fall through the cracks in the bustling metropolis that is State College. That's why we're asking you, the readers, What should Onward State be covering?

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Friends Celebrate Life of Honors College Founder

Daily Collegian’s Julia Kern– one of this year’s breakout writers– talks to Bill Schreyer’s friends and family about his legacy.

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