Month: January 2014

Beyoncé in State College Rumors Run Rampant

If the rumblings around campus today are any indication, people care a lot more about Jay-Z’s famous wife being in town than the actual concert tonight. While it’s highly unlikely the couple is even in State College yet — and virtually impossible that Beyoncé is on campus — some of these are pretty funny.

Penn State Turns to Pyrotechnics to Move Crows off Campus

Expect some fireworks at Penn State Friday night as university workers take on a messy flock of crows.

Gap and Old Navy to Open in State College

The two retail stores are joining Trader Joe’s Plaza on North Atherton Street.

TEDxPSU Unveils First Six Speakers for 2014 Conference

The first round of speakers for the fourth annual TEDxPSU conference was announced today by the executive committee. The conference, which will take place March 2, 2014 in Schwab Auditorium, has become a staple at Penn State and brings together innovators and thinkers to share ideas worth spreading.

No Impact Week Returns to Penn State

No Impact week begins this Sunday with the help of Penn State’s Eco-Reps. The week will include eight different daily challenges that will teach greener, healthier living habits which can help to collectively change the community.

From the Marines to the Moon: The Lunar Lion’s Patrick Gorski

Former Marines Squad Leader Patrick Gorski, a Penn State junior, has a new mission: bringing the university to the moon.

Penn State Has a Cheese Club

Grilled cheese, macaroni and cheese, cheese pizza, cheese steak, cheesecake, cheese wiz, cream cheese; cheese is a good thing. And a good thing like cheese deserves its own club, right? Right.