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Day: January 31, 2011

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Higher-End Student Housing Proposed for Waupelani Drive Area

A new student-housing development being planned for construction at a lot along Waupelani Drive could open in the fall of 2013.

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Penn State Students Invited to Share Feedback with the University

We are Penn State! And we want to know more about our students!

Student Tickets for Jordan Center Tour Visit w/ Lil Wayne Available Thursday

The Jordan Center announced this morning (using social media of course) that ticket sales for the upcoming visit of the 'I am Music II' featuring the one and only recently incarcerated Lil Wayne, not to mention Monster-diva Nicki Minaj.

Overheard on Twitter: Prez Meets POTUS

UPUA President Christian Ragland looks primed for some interaction with the President of the United States during Obama's visit to Penn State on Wednesday. At least according to his this Tweet he is...

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Just received an email from the White House... you know what that means.lolless than a minute ago via web

What do you think they would talk about?

Team Effort Leads Women’s Basketball to Victory

Five Penn State women's basketball players scored in double-digits, and the Lady Lions dominated Ohio State on Sunday afternoon, winning 80-71.

The first half remained close until Alex Bentley and Maggie Lucas took over the game. Tied at 15, Lucas hit a 3-pointer that started a 16-5 Penn State run, which also finished with a Lucas 3-pointer. However, with Nikki Greene and Lucas in foul trouble, Ohio State ramped up their defense, and cut into the lead. A Ohio State 3-pointer brought the Buckeyes within four points, forcing a Lady Lion timeout. Bentley hit four free throws down the stretch for a 39-33 halftime lead.

Read on after the break to find out what happened in the second half.

Political Roundup From the Weekend

Though the state budget has been postponed until March, student government and politics at Penn State saw a whirlwind couple of days this weekend. On Friday, the Student Activity Fee (SAF) Board met, as did the Council of Commonwealth Student Governments (CCSG) on Friday and Saturday. Also at Council were the student government presidents at Temple, Lincoln, and Pitt, respectively, the second meeting of the Pennsylvania Association of State-Related Students (PASS).

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