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Day: August 29, 2013

Penn State Set for BJC Return Against Pitt

Penn State Wrestling announced its schedule for the 2013-2014 year earlier today, highlighted by a home match against national runner-up Oklahoma State on February 16 and a dual meet vs. Pittsburgh on Dec. 8 in the Bryce Jordan Center -- the first match in the BJC since 2005.

It’s Not Easy Being Green: Off-Campus Vegetarianism

Easy vegetarian recipes for Penn State students who don't want to break the bank.

UPUA’s First Meeting Surprisingly Uneventful

UPUA may have had all summer to write up new legislation, but that'll have to wait till next week as the first meeting of the semester only featured two items of new business on the agenda. Coupled with a presentation by VP of Student Affairs Damon Sims, this UPUA meeting will most likely go down as one of the more forgettable ones of the 8th Assembly.

Illuminate Old State: Lion Ambassadors’ “Lantern Tours”

For a unique look into Penn State's history, you can join the Lion Ambassadors for their annual "Lantern Tours," which will take place on Friday, September 13th at Old Main from 7-9 p.m. The theme this year is "Illuminate Old State."

Freshmen 101: How to Make Friends in Lecture

Trying to make friends in lecture? Here are a few tips to help you avoid a semester of academic solitude.

Penn State Undergrads Design Badass Helicopter, Win Competition

A group of Penn State undergrads were able to take home first place at a design competition last week after designing a badass helicopter, called "Griffin". The AHS International Student Design Competition is a yearly event that tasks students with designing a vertical lift aircraft that meets certain requirements. This year, students were given the challenge of designing an helicopter that could fly during natural disasters. The design needed to be able to carry large payloads as well as reach the destination in the timely manner.

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