First things first. It's not a bar tour. Do not call it a bar tour.
CHEMOWARRIOR: The Eli Sidler Foundation is set to launch today, on what would have been Eli Sidler's 18th birthday. Sidler, who lost his life to Ewing's Sarcoma a little under two years ago, was the Club Field Hockey team's THON child for over seven years, and the team has continued to honor Eli's memory, through social media and support for both Bret and Sue Sidler.
President Rodney A. Erickson and his wife Shari announced a $1 million donation to the university today to mark the end of the $2 billion For the Future fundraising campaign this weekend.
Penn State's Center for Pollinator Research just received over a million dollars in three separate grants. That's enough funds to keep them very buzzy (okay, I'm done with the puns) as they study the effects of disease, pesticides, and habitat problems on honeybees.
Anand Ganjam and Emily McDonald officially took over the UPUA executive last night as predecessor Katelyn Mullen swore the pair into their new positions as president and vice president of the undergraduate student body.
For the second straight year, members of several Penn State blogs are looking to put together a comprehensive Penn State football preview magazine, and for We Are! 2014 to become a thing, the people involved need your help.