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Rodney Erickson to Appear on “Face The Nation”

Penn State President Rodney Erickson is set to appear on CBS’s “Face the Nation” show Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m.

According to a release by Penn State, President Erickson “spoke at length” to host Bob Schieffer this morning during the show’s taping about creating a new Penn State culture, as well as the Freeh report and subsequent NCAA sanctions.

Erickson reportedly told the Board of Trustees that Penn State faced a four year “death penalty” if he didn’t agree to the proposed NCAA sanctions, so hopefully he addresses that process a little more clearly during the segment.

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Kevin Horne

Kevin Horne was the editor of Onward State from 2012-2014 and currently holds the position of Managing Editor Emeritus, which is a fake title he made up. He graduated from Penn State with degrees journalism and political science in 2014 and is currently seeking his J.D. at the Penn State Dickinson School of Law. A third generation Penn Stater from Williamsport, Pa., Kevin is also the president of the graduate student government. Email: [email protected]

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