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Author: Kristin Piazza

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Kristin Piazza

Senior majoring in journalism, THON Donor and Alumni Relations Captain

Onward Debates: Time to Embrace SNUGG Season

Everyone know sthat this time of year, once the weather turns chilly and crisp, there's a few things that girls reach for before they brace the weather outside of their apartment. Yes, I am referring to SNUGG. Here, SNUGG stands for Spandex, North Face, and UGGs. In fact, as I write this, I, too, am sporting this uniform.

It’s 5K Season!

It's that time of year again- time to watch everyone in the gym feverishly training for their respective 5Ks. This may seem a bit intimidating, but you too can be 5K ready! The first thing to remember is that it's NOT an uphill battle. Here's an easy workout plan for even the sloppiest couch potato so you can cross that finish line alone with the sweaty show-offs in the gym.

Knowledge Commons On Track to Open in January

The Commons has been in the works for about 5 years now, and is set to open up when students return for the Spring semester. It will be open Sunday-Thursday, 24 hours a day. Now if we can survive the sound of jackhammers in the library for the next few months, we just have to wait patiently to see what the Knowledge Commons has in store for us.

How Will Urban Outfitters Affect Local Businesses?

Students of State College have been walking by the building Urban Outfitters will occupy (previously Nittany Notes), awaiting the moment when the construction would be over and their doors would open. The day will come soon. The rest of the clothing stores on College Avenue, however, have been preparing for Urban's opening for close to a year now.

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