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Day: March 23, 2015

President Barron Announces Task Force To Evaluate Greek Life

President Eric Barron released a statement announcing the creation of a task force that will look into fraternity and sorority life.

First UPUA Presidential Debate To Kick Off Election Season Tonight

With election day just nine days away, UPUA's four executive tickets will have a debate and meet-and-greet tonight from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in 22 Deike Building.

Penn State Alumnus Greg Drane Named Blue Band Director

After nearly two decades of O. Richard Bundy at the helm, the Penn State Blue Band officially has a new director. Gregory Drane, the band's current assistant director, has been selected as Bundy's successor, according to an e-mail sent to the band.

Slate of Penn State Coaches To Join Franklin On Coaches Caravan

James Franklin will be joined by some special guests as he embarks on the fourth Penn State Coaches Caravan tour this spring beginning May 5. Basketball coach Pat Chambers, hockey’s Guy Gadowsky, Athletics Director Sandy Barbour, and womens volleyball’s Russ Rose, among other Penn State coaches, will accompany Franklin at select stops. There are 12 […]

Penn State Fencing Earns Second Overall Finish In National Championships

Despite competing with only 11 fencers instead of the allotted 12, Penn State fencing earned a second place finish behind a combined Columbia and Barnard squad in this weekend's NCAA Championship. Freshman Andrew Mackiewicz was the Nittany Lions' sole individual champion, Penn State's second national champion in two days after Matt Brown wrestled for an individual title Saturday evening.

Blue-White Game Countdown / 26 Days: Penn State’s Need For Explosive Plays & Play-makers

Big plays are a big deal for Penn State. Especially in 2014, when the Nittany Lion offense had a small number of them. Forty-five in 13 games, to be exact. That’s why, on Saturday afternoon, James Franklin was yacking it up about wide receiver DeAndre Thompkins.

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