In front of hundreds of fans at the Penn State Lacrosse Field, the Penn State Football defensive squad beat the offense in the 11th Annual Lift For Life competition benefiting Uplifting Athletes 160-122. No one cared about that score, though. The team raised over $113,000 for kidney cancer research and is on pace to shatter last year's record.
The Penn State Board of Trustees met this morning at Penn State's Fayette campus to discuss and vote on a number of issues, including the 2013-2014 operating budget, a contentious vice chair election, tuition increases, and settlements with Sandusky victims.
How to run a private meeting 101: Don't have it in a room surrounded by glass walls. Penn State either didn't get the memo or didn't care, because when Bill O'Brien met with a group of trustees this morning at a meeting closed to the media and the public, Mike Dawson from the Centre Daily Times was there to see everything, including his powerpoint presentation.
For the second year in a row, the Penn State Football jerseys will feature last names on the back.
For the 11th year, members of the Nittany Lions football team will face off in support of the Kidney Cancer Association.
The death of Grillers has hit Happy Valley hard. Maggie McGlinchy offers her last departing words.