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Day: December 5, 2013

John Urschel Selected as First Team Academic All-American

John Urschel added another award to is growing collection, becoming a first-team Capital One Academic All-American today by the College Sports information Directors of American (CoSIDA) for the second year in a row.

10 Questions With IFC-President Elect Dan Combs

Beginning next semester, Penn State Greeks will have a new leader. Dan Combs, a brother of Phi Kappa Psi, will succeed Chip Ray as Interfraternity Council president in the coming weeks. We caught up with Combs to see how the transition is going and what's in store for his term (and of course, dinosaurs).

Mark Wahlberg Movie Featuring Lt. Michael Murphy to be Released

A feature-length film that tells the tale of four Navy SEALs, including Penn State graduate Michael Murphy, on a reconnaissance mission to locate an al-Qaeda leader will be released January 10. The film is based on the New York Times bestselling book written by Luttrell, which provides a first-person account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of Seal Team Ten.

Better Know a Branch Campus: Penn State Harrisburg, The Capital College

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 Harrisburg, The Capital College.

UPUA Chief of Staff Resigns, S-Book Director Chosen

After a relaxing Thanksgiving break, Penn State's student leaders reunited in 302 HUB this Wednesday to take care of business. The agenda was fairly light this week, and the UPUA only had to discuss Academic Rights booklets and the swearing in of Bobby Walter as S-Book director.

Meet the THON 2014 Directors: Janine Patton, Rules and Regulations

In the most recent of our Meet the THON 2014 Directors series, we sat down with Rules and Regulations Director Janine Patton to discuss the role of Rules and Regulations in THON.

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