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Month: May 2013

2013 ArtsFest Poster Released (And It’s Free)

With excitement ramping up for this summer's Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts -- known widely as ArtsFest -- as it approaches in just six short weeks, this year's collectable poster was released and is available for free at a number of locations in State College.

Lawsuit Plaintiffs Reach Out to Penn State Lettermen

20 plaintiffs involved in the lawsuit filed against the NCAA Thursday afternoon have reached out to the Penn State Football Letterman's Club by way of a crafted letter. Within the letter, the plaintiffs attempt to explain their reasoning for the new lawsuit and request support from the Lettermen in their effort to defend Penn State's culture and reverse the NCAA sanctions that were handed down last July.

Letter From Ryan McCombie to Keith Masser Released on the NCAA Lawsuit

The following letter was sent from Trustee Ryan McCombie to Trustees Chair Keith Masser yesterday informing him of McCombie's participation in the NCAA lawsuit and dedication to "fairness, due process and the rule of law."

40-Page Paterno Lawsuit Against NCAA Filed

As was announced last night on "Costas tonight," a lawsuit against the NCAA was filed in the Centre County Court of Common Pleas. The lawsuit was filed against the NCAA, Mark Emmert, both individually and as NCAA president, and Ed Ray, former chair of the NCAA Executive Committee.

School Record 296 Penn State Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Penn State set a school record during the 2012-2013 athletic year with 296 Academic All-Big Ten recipients, shattering the previous record of 261 during the 2007-2008 campaign.

Uplifting Athletes Sets Sights at $1 Million

Don't tell Penn State offensive guard Eric Shrive that he won't be able to reach his goal.

Shrive, the president of Penn State's Uplifting Athletes chapter, has set a goal for the organization to raise $300,000 this year, which would shatter last year's $110,000 total.

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