Day: March 17, 2011

Greek Male Pageant “Xi Man” Comes to Penn State

The "Xi Man Competition," is a Greek male pageant conducted nationwide by the Alpha Xi Delta sororities at numerous universities. At the University of Delaware, the competition has developed into a huge spectacle, spanning across an entire week. Penn State's branch of the sorority decided it was time to institute this male beauty pageant of sorts here in the valley.

After Hearing, an Interview with Graham Spanier

President Graham Spanier traveled to Harrisburg yesterday in an attempt to get a second opinion on Gov. Tom Corbett's proposed cuts for funding of higher education. At the state Senate Appropriation hearing in Harrisburg, Spanier tackled the tough questions proposed by legislators for over two hours. However, after the dust settled, our shining leader entered into a hallway full of curious reporters. See what "the man, the myth, the legend" had to say about the issues discussed and the possible ways Penn State would deal with a 50 percent decrease in state funding.

UPUA Candidates: TJ Bard & Courtney Lennartz

Does the thought of choosing who you will vote for as next year's UPUA president have you stressed? Who are Tj Bard and Courtney Lennertz? In order to help ease your pain, we decided to dig out some background details of the duo up for election.

Nittany Nation Hosting PSU-Temple Viewing Party

In celebration of the Nittany Lions' first appearance in the NCAA March Madness Tournament since 2001, Nittany Nation is hosting a viewing party to kick off the beginning, and hopefully not the end, of this year's dance.

Predictions for Penn State-Temple

It's the day that Penn State basketball fans have been waiting for for a decade: the Nittany Lions return to the NCAA Tournament. The boys in Blue and White take on the Temple Owls, the same team that beat them in Atlanta in the 2001 Sweet Sixteen in their last appearance. The sports minds here at Onward State have differing opinions on how tomorrow's game will shake out. Find out what Dan and Devon think after the jump.

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