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Day: April 13, 2015

Student Extracts Sample From ‘Original Nittany Lion’ For DNA Analysis

Maya Evanitsky extracted a sample from "The Original Nittany Lion" on display in the All Sports Museum this afternoon. Evnaitsky is the lead researcher of a team working to sequence the Nittany Lion genome.

Penn State Football’s Clash Against Rutgers Set For Primetime Kickoff

There are few sights more spectacular in college football than a night game at Beaver Stadium, and for the second straight season, fans will be treated to a primetime kickoff against a Big Ten opponent.

ProFootballTalk’s Mike Florio Mocks Donovan Smith To Steelers In First Round

It seems as though Donovan Smith's rising draft stock is resonating around league circles, and may have reached its highest point yet with ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio and his first mock draft.

Police Searching For Microphone Thieves, Kanye West Not Considered A Suspect

After obtaining the equipment, they promptly then left the business around 12:23 a.m. with two handheld wireless microphones in tow, clearly hoping nobody ever attempted an ear-wrenching rendition of Don't Stop Believin' ever again.

Matt McGloin To Join BTN Blue-White Game Broadcast

Matt McGloin's making his return to Beaver Stadium. Only this time, he'll be in the broadcast booth, not on the field. The former Penn State starting quarterback and current Oakland Raider, McGloin will join play-by-play man Scott Graham and sideline reporter Brian Tripp to serve as the analyst for the Big Ten Network's coverage of the 2015 Blue-White Game this Saturday at 4 p.m.

Alumnus Donates $1 Million For Endowed Engineering Professorship

Alumnus and former faculty member David Donohue donated $1 million to endow a professorship in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences.

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