Category: Penn State

Penn State Alumni Ranked Second-Most Active In The Nation

According to Business Insider, Penn State’s alumni network is one of the most active in the nation and one of the most likely to help students find a job.

Moody’s Improves Penn State’s Credit Ranking To Aa1

The Aa1 rating brings Penn State back to where it used to be — the university improved from Aa2 to Aa1 November 2011 before being downgraded from the $59.7 million as a result of settlements following the Sandusky scandal.

Alpha Phi Not Facing Punishment Following Vulgar THON Post

Alpha Phi is not being punished from the Panhellenic Council after a member posted an Instagram with a vulgar caption during a social media competition sponsored by the council to benefit THON.

Police, University Prepare For State Patty’s Day

While you’re getting dressed in green and tattooing yourself with shamrocks, university administrators and police officers are preparing for their least favorite “holiday” — State Patty’s Day.

Student Operates Live THON Webcast From California

“Not a second went by that I didn’t wish I was in the BJC cheering all of them on” Hartman said, “Though I was in California, I definitely still felt that THON magic.”

Barbour Recommends Selling Alcohol At Athletic Facilities

At the Board of Trustees Legal and Compliance committee meeting, Athletic Director Sandy Barbour gave a presentation where she ultimately recommended selling alcohol at Penn State athletic facilities.

Former Governor Tom Ridge To Speak At IST Spring Commencement

The nation’s first Secretary of Homeland Security and a Penn State law grad will speak at the May 7 ceremony.