PSU news by
Penn State's student blog

Topics

More

Paterno Memorial Items Will Be Archived

Per Penn State University Archivist Jackie Esposito, the mementos that surrounded the Joe Paterno statue following his death have been moved to a storage space provided by Intercollegiate Athletics.

The Paterno family will decide on which items they wish to keep.

If the family chooses, any paper-based items (cards, letters, etc.) will be transferred to the Library Archives. The materials would then be available for public viewing during the normal hours of the Special Collections Library (M-F 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.).

According to the Facebook page of Penn State Libraries, additional memorabilia may also be given to the All-Sports Museum.

Currently, there is no timetable for the archival or transfer of materials.

Your ad blocker is on.

Please choose an option below.

Sign up for our e-mail newsletter:
OR
Support quality journalism:
Purchase a Subscription!

About the Author

Ryan Beckler

Ryan is a senior in the Smeal College of Business majoring in Marketing. He is a Lion Ambassador who loves giving tours to prospective students. His favorite activities include distributing news and consuming Chipotle.

Comments

Other posts by Ryan

Kyle Chase Johnson Painted on Inspiration Mural

A week after 2012 Penn State graduate Kyle Chase Johnson tragically died while running the Pittsburgh half marathon, local muralist Michael Pilato painted his likeness on the Heister Street mural, a fitting tribute for a man who, by all accounts, was a quintessential Penn Stater.

Penn State and UCF Discussing 2014 Season Opener in Ireland

Senior Column: A Family Found

Your Guide To Sending THON 2019 Dancer Mail

All in all, it’s important to remember that there’s really no such thing as bad dancer mail.

The Best Of Your Penn State Weddings: Part One

We were blown away by your Penn State weddings, complete with shakers, Lion Shrine cakes, and a few Blue Band performances.

Send this to a friend