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Mackenna Yount

Mackenna is a junior food science major from Manitou Springs, Colorado, and is one of Onward State's associate editors. She loves food, is addicted to coffee, and can give you random facts or bad jokes that you didn't ask for. Ask her to bake gluten-free goodies so she has an excuse to try out new cupcake flavors. Mackenna can be contacted via Twitter @mackennayount (especially if you want to show off your best dad jokes) or you can shoot her an email at [email protected].


THON 2024 Spring Captain Applications Open Through April 13

The spring application will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 13.

Student Life

Pegula Ice Arena To Hold Easter Bunny Skate & Egg Scramble April 7

There's no better way to celebrate Easter than to ice skate with the Easter Bunny.

Student Life

‘Powerful Women Paving The Way’ Conference Back In Person For First Time Since 2019

"Growing our visions is difficult because it requires us to step out of our comfort zones, challenge our existing beliefs, and just be open to changes that lead to our growth."


Nora O’Toole Elected Student Body President

Nora O'Toole and Giselle Concepcion will serve as the student body president and vice president, respectively.

Student Life

Nobel Laureate Dr. Joachim Frank To Speak At Huck Distinguished Lecture Series March 29

Dr. Joachim Frank researches cryogenic electron microscopy of biomolecules, specifically with ribosomes and proteins.

Student Life

Penn State EcoReps To Observe Earth Hour March 25

EcoReps is encouraging Penn State students to turn off their lights and commit to sustainability between 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 25.

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