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Day: October 9, 2013

2014 Senior Class Gift Options Revealed

Choosing from more than 150 submissions from students, faculty, and staff, the 2014 Senior Class Gift Committee narrowed down its options to the final three proposals. Penn State seniors can vote next week to determine the legacy their class will leave behind.

Michigan Student Ticket Exchange Raises $55,000 for THON

The Michigan student ticket exchange fiasco ended earlier than expected yesterday at around 4:15 p.m., with all 1,100 incentive packages claimed and accounted for. According to Penn State athletic communications director Jeff Nelson, approximately 25 percent -- or 275 students -- took the THON option, which generates $55,000 for the organization.

Penn State Wrestling Ranked Top Team In Nation By InterMat

Penn State wrestling is number one, at least for now. The squad was named the best team in the country in InterMat's pre-season rankings yesterday.

10 Types of Tweeters To Expect on Game Day

For Penn State, football is more than just a game. It's a lifestyle. It's a religion. It's a cultural institution so ingrained in our society it controls the way we eat, sleep, breathe, and talk. Now, it's affecting the way we tweet, too.

Penn State Law School Shoots up to No. 24 on Business Insider List

After not cracking the top 50 in last year's rankings, Penn State's Dickinson School of Law shot up to No. 24 on Business Insider's list of the best law schools in America.

Homecoming Court Video Series: Jessie Maynor

I recently sat down with the 10 students on this year's Homecoming Court to get to know them a little better and ask them some fun questions they probably don't get asked every day. Onward State will publish two videos a day leading up to Homecoming weekend as we await the next heirs of Penn State royalty. Here's Jessie Maynor.

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