Day: August 25, 2012

UPUA President Courtney Lennartz Welcomes Freshmen

UPUA President Courtney Lennartz addressed the Class of 2016 at the BJC just moments ago.

[Full Transcript] Joel Myers’ Statement to the BoT

Earlier today, alumni-elected Trustee Joel Myers gave a spirited statement during a public board meeting. Animatedly, he voiced his displeasure to the NCAA and feels that the board should "stand up" against the organization who handed down harsh penalties to Penn State's football program last month.

Trustee Joel Myers Sounds Off at the NCAA

As part of their weekend retreat, the Board of Trustees held a public meeting Saturday evening, but not without some emotion.

New Orleans Themed Restaurant “Duo” Set to Open

Happy Valley is about to receive a great heaping plateful of southern hospitality. Duo—a New Orleans themed restaurant—is opening soon in downtown State College at the location of the old Tony's Big Easy.

Cheating Compromises ESPN Scholarship Contest

Earlier this month, ESPN launched its College Colors Day contest. Whichever university garnered the most votes would win $10,000, which ESPN would donate to the school's scholarship fund. But now computer bots have compromised the contest.

Women’s Soccer Drops Match Against #1 Stanford

The #3 ranked Penn State Women's Soccer team opened their season last week with an upset over Virginia and an absolutely dominating performance against St. John's. Last night, though, they couldn't pull off the upset again last year's national champions and number #1 ranked Stanford.