Day: October 12, 2012

Other Sports to Care About This Weekend

Tomorrow will mark the first Saturday since late August that the Penn State Football team will not run out of a stadium tunnel for a game. Still, Penn State athletics will go on, and the bye week provides a great opportunity to appreciate some other sports programs on campus. Below are some different options to fill your Penn State sports fix this weekend while waiting around for kickoff in Kinnick Stadium 8 days from now.

College of Communications Presents: “Happy Valley to Hollywood”

Did you know that the guy who founded Disney Channel went to Penn State? How about J.J. Abrams' dad? Those men are just two of the four Penn State Distinguished Alumni speakers set to headline the "Happy Valley to Hollywood" event co-hosted by the College of Communications and the College of Arts & Architecture at the Playhouse Theatre on Friday, October 26th.

Lady Lions To Host Open Practice Tomorrow

This Saturday from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., the Lady Lions Basketball team will hold an open practice. The public is invited to come watch the girls run through some drills, as well as participate in some contests along the way.

Where to Get Your Fix: Cafés on Campus

Late night studying have you yawning and tired eyed? Don't think you can help but fall asleep in your next class? Have no fear, Onward State is here to help keep you caffeinated! Here's a list of places where you can go to get a cup of coffee on Penn State's campus.

Luke Bryan to Play in State College in Upcoming Tour

If you've ever been to Pickle's on a Tuesday, you know that there's no shortage of country music fans at Penn State. So a lot of you are going to be a lot happier: according to Country Music Television, Luke Bryan has a new tour in the works that includes a stop in State College on February 8, 2013.

Top 20 Penn State Twitter Accounts To Follow

Penn State was recently ranked no. 1 in social media among universities, which is hard to disagree with when you consider all the great accounts there are to follow out there. We compiled a list of the top 20 accounts you should make sure you follow on Twitter to keep you up to date on all things Penn State. These 20 accounts should provide you with the news, the laughs, and the updates to keep you going throughout your day.