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Day: February 4, 2011

University Park Airport Ideal Destination for Slimmer Air Force One

The President and members of his staff and cabinet, including Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, arrived at University Park Airport aboard Air Force One, a Boeing C-32.

Now this isn't the plane most people would expect when they think about Air Force One. Sure it has the same paint job as its VC-25A counterpart, but the plane used Thursday is significantly smaller than the version pictured in films like Air Force One.

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Songwriters Club Hosts Concert at Casa Blanca for THON

Casa Blanca is not only a place for underground music. It's a place to support the Four Diamonds Fund too.

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Problem Child Magazine’s Valentine Poetry Sale This Week

Problem Child Literary Magazine is holding a Valentine's Day Poetry Sale February 7-11 in the HUB. Haikus and limericks and love poems, oh my.

Emeritus professor of history Arthur Goldschmidt

Panel Sheds Light on Egyptian Conflict

As the Egyptian protests have headlined major news sources all around the world for over a week, the Rock Ethics Institute decided it was time to relocate this issue to State College by hosting a public forum on the events unfolding in the Middle East.

The discussion's panel included: Brockopp; Arthur Goldschmidt, Emeritus Professor of History; Veena Raman: Lecturer in Communication Arts and Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Society; and Zaid Balushi, President of the Penn State Muslim Students' Association. The panel also included Christian Brady, Dean of Schreyer Honors College, who assumed the role of moderator.

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Young Americans for Freedom Strike Again

Whenever there's a political figure at Penn State, Samuel Settle has something to say about it.

Follow @AbolishCancer to Help THON Beat Cancer

THON is teaming up with Abolish Cancer again to raise money For The Kids. What better day for a combined effort to beat cancer than World Cancer Day?

To participate in today's TwitterTHON all you have to do is follow @AbolishCancer on twitter - easy enough. One dollar will be donated to THON for every new follower to the account.

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