Amr Salah Elnashai, the head of the Civil and Environmental Engineering department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will take over as Penn State’s new dean in the College of Engineering this January, Penn State announced today.
Senior Class Gift Committee members announced the HUB Green Roof Terrace project as the winner of the 2014 Senior Class Gift today, as voted on by members of the senior class.
Cabinda, a senior, stands at 6' 1" and weighs 220 pounds. He attends Hunterdon Central High School in Flemington, N.J. He had committed to Syracuse on July 1, and previously had offers from Penn State, Maryland, Navy, Boston College, and a host of other programs.
The Student Programming Association is bringing in country singer Randy Houser this Friday to perform at 10 p.m. in Alumni Hall. Like most SPA concerts, the event is free and ticketless with a student ID.
Tim Frazier is healthy and D.J. Newbill is back at his most comfortable position. This year, the two guards -- arguably the best duo in the Big Ten -- look to lead an overwhelmingly inexperienced Nittany Lion team.
Happy birthday, Bill O'Brien! Penn State's head football coach turns 44 today, sharing a birthday with big names like Nancy Grace, Weird Al Yankovic, and my dad. (Happy birthday, dad.