Category: Student Life

Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board Rules Penn State Graduate Students Have Union Rights

“We’re ecstatic that the PLRB has ordered an election,” Katie Warczak, the media officer for the Coalition of Graduate Employees, said in a press release. “We’re looking forward to exercising our right to vote, and we’re confident that it’s a vote we’ll win.”

Penn State Dining Hosts Student Chef Challenge For Culinary Apprentices

Five teams will compete in the the final round on March 29 on the main floor of Redifer Commons, where students will be able to watch from start to finish. 

Penn State Eagles Fans Return Home From Minneapolis After Super Bowl LII

“The Super Bowl was maybe the greatest experience of my life. The stadium, the atmosphere, and the game were all incredible.”

Things We Wish Alexa Could Do

Amazon’s Alexa is technology designed to make life easier. Here are some things we think Alexa could do to improve the quality of life of Penn State students.

Satirical Caricaturist Steve Brodner To Speak In McCourtney Institute’s Democratic Dissent Series

Brodner will showcase his work, describe his creative process, and discuss the role of political cartoons in a democracy in a talk titled “Too Close for Comfort.”

Finally, A CATA App That Doesn’t Suck

The new Transloc Rider app may not be perfect, but it’s definitely better than the old CATA app…even if the buses still “teleport.”

[Photo Story]: A Snow Day In Happy Valley

Here’s a glimpse of what it looked like when Penn Staters looked out their windows Wednesday morning.