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Day: July 3, 2013

“The King of Blues” Coming to Penn State

B.B. King is one of the most influential artists of all time. You may not have heard his music, but you have heard his effect on almost every rock n' roll tune produced in the last 50 years. He is often credited as the "King of Delta Blues", and he's coming to the BJC this October.

No. 1 Heavyweight Wrestler Nick Nevills Commits to Penn State

The best heavyweight high school wrestler is coming to the best college wrestling program in the country.

Top ranked heavyweight Nick Nevills from Clovis, California, verbally committed to the three-time defending champs last night. Nevills completed a perfect 53-0 season during his junior year, including 44 pins, and committed to Penn State in 2014 over teams like Ohio State, Stanford, Oklahoma, and Oklahoma State.

Three Vie for BOT Vice Chair

Three Penn State trustees have declared their interest to run for the Board of Trustees Vice Chair position at next week's meeting. Trustees Ryan McCombie, Paul Silvus, and Linda Strumpf will run to replace current VP Stephanie Deviney, who lost her reelection bid in May.

Penn State Tech Guru Takes New Job

An adept administrator, well-liked professor, and one of the Penn State community's most visible online voices announced Tuesday he will accept a new position at Stony Brook University effective Aug. 12.

Eric Shrive to Host Lift for Life Fundraiser in Scranton

Eric Shrive is hosting a fundraiser benefitting Lift for Life at a bar in his hometown of Scranton this weekend in hopes of reaching his goal of $100,000 over his five years at Penn State.

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