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Day: October 24, 2013

Penn State Football Graduation Rates Soar Above National Average

It's usually like Christmas for Penn State every time the annual NCAA graduation report comes out. This year was no different -- the rates were released today, and Penn State's numbers were stellar across the board.

Halloween DIY: Penn State Celebrity Edition

Be the coolest kid at the party this Halloween by dressing up as your favorite Penn State celebrity.

Tweets FTK: PSU Pledge Returns for a Second Year

Last year, Onward State told you about PSU Pledge, an innovative tracking system that allows users to pledge money for every personal tweet made up until THON 2014.
In its first year with the program, PSU Pledge received over $15,000 in pledges from 447 tweeters, more than 50 percent of which was verified with donation receipts

UPUA Overhauls Elections Code, Allows Candidates to Run for Multiple Offices Simultaneously

Lately, UPUA has reached a whole new level of crazy. Between the controversial and split vote on on Movin' On funding, $10 a piece pink elephant balloons, and almost disenfranchising the Greek seats, it has been an intense few weeks in 302 HUB. Luckily, for everyone's sanity, the assembly took a breather this Wednesday and only had one relatively easy vote on the new elections code.

Better Know a Branch Campus: Penn State Brandywine

There are 24 campuses in the Penn State system. The one that gets the most attention is University Park, but what about the other 23? That’s where we come in with our newest 23 part series, Better Know a Branch Campus, inspired by Stephen Colbert’s Better Know a District. Next up: Penn State Brandywine.

Meet the THON 2014 Directors: Megan Renaut, Hospitality Director

In the most recent Meet the THON 2014 Directors post, we sat down with Hospitality Director Megan Renaut to discuss the role of the Hospitality Committee in THON.

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