Author: Shawn Christ

I am a junior majoring in print journalism. I am American. I am a Lion.

State College Native Becomes a ‘Wizard Girl’

It was around 10 o’clock on a Friday night when Meghan Richards decided she was going to try out for the official dance team of the Washington Wizards the following morning.

Three weeks and multiple auditions later, Richards is now one of the Wizard Girls.

Spanier, Schultz and Curley Due for Preliminary Hearing Monday

After months of delay and debate, three former Penn State administrators, Graham Spanier, Tim Curley, and Gary Schultz, will finally appear at a preliminary hearing.

15th Tussey Mountain WingFest Kicks Off Tonight

For 14 years, the Tussey Mountain WingFest has been offering wing connoisseurs and casual diners the chance to taste a variety of delicious sauces from around the area.

And tonight, the spicy tradition continues.

Former Creamery Employee Charged with Fraud

A 21-year-old woman is facing multiple counts of theft and fraud after an incident at Penn State’s Berkey Creamery. Alexandra Otero allegedly used a student’s ID card to purchase about $40 worth of merchandise from the creamery in April.

Eat Like a Rockstar: BJC Summer BBQ Event Kicks Off with Backstage Theme Lunch

A unique dining experience greeted visitors to the Bryce Jordan Center Wednesday. Everyone got the “rock star” treatment, and a chance to treat themselves to a delicious backstage dining experience. The folks at Bryce Jordan Center Catering put on a show, whipping up some very special menu items.

Senior Column: Onward

In the words of Porky the Pig after his really long stutter, “That’s all, folks.”

Molly Countermine: Facilitator of the Fun

When she’s not grading papers for the HD FS courses that she teaches, Molly Countermine is rocking out in the State College music scene. Read on to learn about how this State College native and mother of three keeps going week to week.