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Grant Brown

Grant is the Internal Manager for Onward State, and to be entirely honest we're not quite sure what that means. When not OnwardStating, Grant spends way too much time in the student government (UPUA) office, making failed attempts at being funny, and playing music loudly in open, public forums.

Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf: What Do They Mean for Penn State?

Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race is officially set, with Tom Wolf winning the Democratic nomination. Wolf will face incumbent Tom Corbett in November, with heavy implications for Penn State on the horizon. With the race set, we took a look at what each candidate means for Penn State.

Levels Needs R3hab

Levels recently announced that award-winning Dutch DJ R3hab will be performing at Levels on Sunday April 6th at 9pm.

A Brief History of the Schreyer House

We looked into the history behind President-elect Barron's new home come May, the Schreyer House. The 10,000 square foot home has a storied history since it was built in 1928, sold to Penn State in 1985, and renovated shortly after. Today it sits on 76 acres of north campus, serving as the President's Residence, and a venue for hosting important University guests.

James Franklin Addresses THON for First Time

James Franklin has yet to coach a football game at Penn State, but it's safe to say he already has a winning record at Penn State. Franklin stopped by THON Sunday afternoon to speak to the packed BJC, giving the crowd a short, simple, precise message.

Jay Paterno Speaks Candidly at THON 2014

Jay Paterno took some time off from campaigning to come speak at THON this afternoon. Paterno had the crowd quieter than I've heard in hours as they listened intently, but at times, he had everyone cheering louder than ever -- thanks in part to a little light-hearted profanity.

Meet Dr. Eric J. Barron, Penn State’s New President

Penn State has a new president. Though we'll have to wait until Monday to officially meet him, Onward State broke the news that Dr. Eric J. Barron, the current president of the Florida State University, will succeed Rodney Erickson as Penn State's 18th president.

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