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Erin Servey

Erin Servey writes and copy-edits for Onward State. She's a Junior Schreyer Honors Scholar and Paterno Fellow at Penn State, studying English and psychology, with a French minor. Editing, poetry, and photography are her passions. Send questions and comments via e-mail ([email protected]) and follow her on Twitter (@ErinEServey).

Take A Study Break And Look At Cute Baby Animal GIFs

Here's an excuse to keep procrastinating -- I mean, to take a break. Enjoy the cuteness of these baby animal GIFs.

Extended Finals Week Hours For Dining, Parking, CATA, And The Library

Finals week inevitably means more time spent on campus -- eating, collecting free stuff, attending de-stress events, and (hopefully) studying. With this in mind, the university has extended hours next week for dining halls, parking, CATAbuses, and the library.

Two A Cappella Groups To Release EPs On The Same Day

If it's one thing Penn State has in abundance, it is A Capella groups. Two of them, the Pennharmonics and the Coda Conduct, are releasing albums on April 16. A Capella fans, prepare for your ears to sing.

Penn State History Lessons: The Nittany Lion Mascot

More than fifty people have worn our mascot's costume in its multiple variations. From mule to African lion, our mascot didn't always resemble the one Nittany Lion that we all know and love.

Library Tests Out New Futuristic Chair For Possible Renovation

A new and intriguing installation appeared in the Leisure Reading Room in Pattee Library last week, and it combines aspects of a chair, study room, and alien space pod.

Shaver’s Creek To Offer Transportation To Maple Harvest Festival

Enjoy pancakes, maple syrup, and history at Shaver's Creek 33rd annual Maple Harvest Festival this weekend, March 19 and 20. No need to worry about transportation because a bus will be provided.

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