Penn State news by
Penn State's student blog



College Republicans Hosting 9/11 Memorial Service On Old Main Lawn

The Penn State College Republicans will host their annual 9/11 memorial event on the Old Main lawn. The event will honor the 2,996 victims of the attacks, ten of whom were Penn State alumni.

The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday and will feature guest speaker Representative Jake Corman, the Pennsylvania State Senate Majority Leader. Corman attended Penn State as an undergraduate student where he received a degree in journalism.

2,996 small American flags will be placed on Old Main lawn in remembrance of those who lost their lives that day. Penn State faculty, staff, students, and other community members are encouraged to attend. For more information, you can check out the Facebook page here.

Your ad blocker is on.

Please choose an option below.

Sign up for our e-mail newsletter:
Support quality journalism:
Purchase a Subscription!

About the Author

Derek Bannister

Derek is a senior majoring in Economics and History. He is legally required to tell you that he's from right outside of Philly. Email Derek compliments and dad-jokes at [email protected].

[Photo Story] Penn State vs. Northwestern

Ryan Field was a sea of white in the Nittany Lions’ week five return to Illinois on Saturday.

Penn State Football Faces Biggest Challenge Of Season Yet With Bye Week

Despite struggles with bye weeks in recent years, the Nittany Lions feel the time off this year can be beneficial.

Gameday Observations: Northwestern

Our writers and photographers drove out to Evanston, Illinois, to capture the sights and sounds of Penn State’s fifth win of the season.

Follow on Another Platform