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Author: Eric Weiss

About the Author

Eric Weiss

Eric is the Visual Editor, and a Photographer for Onward State, originally from Pittsburgh, PA. He is currently a 5th year student in the B.Arch program at Penn State.

Likes: Apple Products, Canon Products, any music Pitchfork tells me to listen to.

Dislikes: conversations via Facebook wall-to-wall, #hashtagsthataremorethanthreewords

Onward & Outward: Alan Seeger Natural Area & Greenwood Fire Tower

As the temperatures in Centre County start to drop, fall colors blanket the region's mountains and valleys. To experience this seasonal change in full, however, you'll need to venture out of the bubble of State College. In this edition of "Onward & Outward", we take you to two hidden gems in Rothrock State Forest: the Alan Seeger Natural Area, and Greenwood Fire Tower.

Interactive Timeline: Jerry Sandusky Sex Abuse Scandal

Check out our interactive timeline of every incident, investigation and allegation against Jerry Sandusky that has been surfaced thus far. Get up to speed with the Sandusky trail with this informative infographic after the jump.

Canning Map TEST

View THON Canning Weekend #1 in a larger map

Addition Planned for Aged Natatorium

Good news in Happy Valley is hard to come by these days, but Cannon Design of Baltimore, MD will soon be making a splash on campus. The architects were recently approved to design an addition to the existing McCoy Natatorium. Read more about it after the jump!

Video: Penn State Scandal


Photo Gallery: Penn State Reacts to Coach Paterno’s Firing

Students flood campus and downtown State College in reaction to Coach Paterno's firing.

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