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A Message From President Erickson

Taking a page straight out of his predecessor G-Span’s book of tricks, President Erickson left us this semester with a cheesy-yet-satisfying Penn State-style video message. Nestled in every Penn Stater’s inbox this morning, the video came with this message:

“This spring, we continue to celebrate the achievements of our students, faculty, and staff in academics, research, service, and athletics. Enjoy this brief video, which shows a few of the many ways that Penn Staters are making a difference in the world. Congratulations to our new graduates, and thank you for being a part of Penn State.”

Enjoy the rife stereotypes, ill-placed music, epic camera pan outs, and obligatory Commonwealth campus shoutout in the seasonal video:

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Kevin Horne

Kevin Horne was the editor of Onward State from 2012-2014 and currently holds the position of Managing Editor Emeritus, which is a fake title he made up. He graduated from Penn State with degrees journalism and political science in 2014 and is currently seeking his J.D. at the Penn State Dickinson School of Law. A third generation Penn Stater from Williamsport, Pa., Kevin is also the president of the graduate student government. Email: [email protected]

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