Author: Doug Dooling, Jr.
Penn State has named Michael Lowery, the current police chief at Penn State Altoona, to serve as the interim Chief of Police at University Park. Lowery will replace Tyrone Parham, who will leave for a similar position at UMass Amherst.
Greenpeace accused a retired Penn State professor of being an “academic-for-hire” for the fossil fuel industry, but the researcher insists he was working as an independent consultant. The massive environmental organization released emails as part of what it’s calling a “sting” operation, which put two professors — the other works at Princeton — in the limelight this week.
Beverly Gooden, the creator of the WhyIStayed hashtag, will speak about domestic violence tonight in the Freeman Auditorium in the HUB.
Roy Baker, the Director of Greek Life, leaves for West Virginia University after eight years of service. Greek leaders are thankful for the guidance and autonomy he offered their communities.
We asked for your fire alarm horror stories. After much consultation, the judges picked the five worst.
Fire alarms seem to go off during the most inopportune times. Onward State wants to hear your horror stories from when the sirens blared.
The Lion Shrine, Allen Street Gate, and HUB Patio are some of Penn State’s most beloved class gifts. At 2:30 p.m. the university will welcome the latest addition: the We Are statue near Beaver Stadium.