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Day: March 17, 2011

4th Annual 55 Days at Cafe: Challenge Accepted

The 4th Annual 55 Days at Cafe 210 West challenge began on Monday. Editor Caity Rogowski talks about her plans to participate, and gets tips for survival from event administrator Melissa Brown.

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.

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Organizations Collaborate for Japan Earthquake Relief

Penn State organization are organizing a Japan earthquake relief charity and we hope to get the most help from everyone in this noble cause.

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.

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