Author: James Turchick

James is a senior majoring in digital and print journalism, James enjoys writing about anything weird and is deadly allergic to bees. Onward State people are very nice to him.

A Navy Cross, A Classified Water Tunnel, And An Underground Newspaper: The Legacy Of W. Garfield Thomas

Garfield is one of the first Penn State alumni to be killed in action during World War II. His legacy as a student and sailor lives on through the research conducted in the building that bears his name.

State College Police Phone Number Is Being Used To Scam Residents

The police urge people to never give out personal information over the phone to unknown people.

Student Reportedly Struck By SUV Outside Bar Bleu

A 21-year old Penn State student was reportedly struck by a vehicle outside of Bar Bleu early this morning after an alleged confrontation with bar staff.

Breaking The Binary: The Drag Queens Of Penn State

While gender presentation is still the mainstream form of drag, anything can be drag as long as it’s an expression of the performer.

Borough Council Candidates Hold Meet And Greet With Students

Candidates for the State College Borough Council met with students last night in the HUB-Robeson Center to let them know more about themselves and what they plan to do if elected on May 16.

Preacher vs. Teacher: Sam Richards And The Willard Preacher Debate God’s Role In Life

The first of few common grounds found between the two debaters was over feminism and led to the only high-five of the night.

Eighth Annual Paterno Family Beaver Run To Benefit Special Olympics

The Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Run has been helping athletes compete in the Special Olympics for eight years, and on April 23, it will continue the tradition.