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Author: Matt DiSanto

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Matt DiSanto

Matt is a sophomore majoring in journalism and is Onward State's social media manager. He's a huge Philadelphia sports fan, fantasy football aficionado, and washed-up drummer hailing from Collegeville, Pa. The quickest way to his heart is Margherita pizza. His favorite shows include Community, Seinfeld, and Arrested Development, and he'll probably talk your ear off about them. Follow him on Twitter @mattdisanto_ for bad sports takes or email him at [email protected]


Mount Nittany Health Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

As of Friday afternoon, 2,218 confirmed cases of the coronavirus reside in Pennsylvania.


Penn State Releases Full Grading Information For Spring 2020 Classes

Students will have the option to replace earned letter grades in any of their courses with one of three alternative grades.

Student Life

Students #MadOnline Over Remote Learning Canvas Outage

Students voiced their frustrations now that they (temporarily) can't finish coursework, take exams, or access class materials.


Penn State Working On Two-Phase Commencement Option For Spring Semester

The first phase would be purely virtual and award degrees to graduates, while the second would attempt to bring graduates together in person.


Penn State: Governor’s Orders Could Delay Move-Out ‘At Least Until May’

Exceptions can be made on a case-by-case due to "extraordinary circumstances" including getting access to life-sustaining medication and retrieving passports.


Katie Solomon Named THON 2021 Executive Director

Solomon previously served as THON's development director in 2019 and 2020.

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