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Day: October 10, 2012

Is The Grass Greener? An Update on Recent Transfers

With the Penn State Nittany Lions currently enjoying their bye week following a four game winning streak, we take another look back at the nine players who transferred this summer and provide a brief update. While Silas Redd is playing decent football, several other transfers have yet to make much of an impact for their new teams, while things are going pretty well right now for those who chose to stay at Penn State.

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Top 10 Fall Walking Tunes

Autumn is the best time of year for walking. Whether walking between classes, walking downtown for a pumpkin spice latte or walking up to Beaver Stadium, here are some solid fall tunes to keep your feet moving and your mind content.

Sara Ganim Stresses 5 Lessons At Foster Conference

Penn State alumnus and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism Sara Ganim spoke to a room full of journalism students last night in the HUB Alumni Hall as part of the Foster Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers. Ganim gained widespread attention in March 2011 when she broke the story of a grand jury investigation into Jerry Sandusky's alleged child sexual abuse, eventually becoming the third youngest Pulitzer Prize winner ever as a result of the article she wrote.

Community Help Centre To Host Benefit Concert

The Community Help Centre downtown is hosting a benefit concert at the State Theatre on Thursday November 8th. Featuring acts from house DJs Tawa & Atomisk to indie rockers Flashback Forward, the show hopes to promote the many services provided by the non-profit resource center. More info on the CHC benefit concert after the jump.

Governor Tom Corbett Releases Statement on Sandusky Sentencing

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett released a brief statement yesterday shortly after Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Greek Sing Kicks Off in Alumni Hall

In order to celebrate the upcoming 2012 Greek Sing, there will be mini performances of each song in Alumni Hall, Wednesday October 10th starting at 6:45 P.M. Do not forget to dance till the world ends!

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