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Day: November 12, 2012

Bentley and Lucas Named to Wooden Top 30 List

Penn State Lady Lions standout guards Alex Bentley and Maggie Lucas were named to the John R. Wooden Award Women’s Preseason Top 30. Bentley and Lucas are two of five Big Ten players who earned a spot on the list. This honor comes after Bentley was selected as the Big Ten preseason Co-Player of the year by conference coaches and first team All-Big Ten by the media. Lucas was also named to the All-Big Ten first team by the conference coaches and media.

The Young To Liven Up The State College Music Scene

Tonight, Roustabout! is bringing another musical act to State College. This time, it’s Austin, Texas psychedelic rock band The Young, and local State College indie/folk band Free Rollercoaster.

Shwayze to Perform Free Show at Heritage Hall

California rapper Shwayze will perform at the HUB on November 28. The event is free to students.

Bob Warming Named Coach of the Year

After winning the Big Ten regular-season conference title, the Penn State men’s soccer team earned multiple Big Ten awards for their successful season including Bob Warming taking home Coach of the Year honors.

Overheard While Canning

This weekend was the final canning weekend for THON 2013. Thousands of Penn State students traveled with their orgs and committees all across the Mid-Atlantic, sacrificing their weekends to stand outside with cans, signs, and some crazy outfits to raise all the money they could for the Four Diamonds Fund. Here are the sweetest, cutest, most heartwarming quotes that I and a bunch of the THONners* overheard while raising money this weekend FTK.

Sue Paterno: State College’s Best Public Servant

Sue Paterno has been named "State College's Best Public Servant" by State College Magazine for 2012. She has a heart of gold, volunteering to help out the community she calls home as best she can.

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