Whoever was running Penn State’s official Twitter account Wednesday was in a feisty mood, and unleashed an almighty burn in (...)
College is a great time for getting in touch with your hidden talents. "The earth is literally my home." (via Bored Panda) Mary Krupa, a rising senior at Penn State, discovered she had a special connection with squirrels on campus. They would come to her for food and let her pet them. Show More Summary
An evolutionary biologist has finally found experimental backing for a controversial idea that could change the course of vaccine development. In 2001, Penn State professor Andrew Read proposed that “leaky” vaccines – ones that allow transmission of disease organisms – might prompt the evolution of more dangerous strains. Many existing vaccines are [...]
From the time he committed to Penn State as a high school quarterback at Fork Union Military Academy, Christian Hackenberg has been hyped as a future No. 1 overall pick. However, his performance on the field for the Nittany Lions will...Show More Summary
Session 5 | Martin Fredriksson (Linköping University, Sweden), Moderator Open Source Intelligence: Counterinsurgency, State Secrets, and Small Novels Joseph Slaughter (Columbia) Commentator | Catherine Bond (University of New South Wales) Operation of IP in the context of torture, undertaken as part of the war on terror. Show More Summary
Session 2 | Dina Leytes (Griesing Law, LLC), Moderator Lord Eldon, Lord Byron, and the Public Domain Gary Dyer (Cleveland State University) Commentator | Simon Stern (University of Toronto) Byron’s strategies to deal with Eldon’s doctrine...Show More Summary
Members of the United States Congress are threatening that if Canada doesn't axe its 45 year-old collectivist regime for milk and cheese, then it may be blocked from the expansive Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. A letter, penned...Show More Summary
The beer comes out next month. Maybe beer really can fix anything — even late Penn State coach Joe Paterno's controversial legacy. Pittsburgh-based Duquesne Beer will release Paterno Legacy Series lager next month, and so far, it's a huge hit. Show More Summary
As the dust has largely settled around Joe Paterno—the late Penn State football coach who became embroiled in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal of 2011—a Pittsburgh-based brewery is releasing a beer in honor of ol' JoePa. And nobody is complaining.
Tyrone Regional Health Network and Penn State Health have signed a letter of intent to enter into formal affiliation. With approval by organizational boards and state authorities, Tyrone Regional will become a member of Penn State Health.
Every team needs to find a way to thank its season ticket holders and make them feel special. Some lucky Penn State fans received a great surprise when their tickets arrived at their doorstep. Instead of the mailman delivering them,Show More Summary
“There’s only one name that matters,” Penn State’s promotional material about the football team’s new jerseys states and that name doesn’t belong to a person. The team announced on Thursday that it will remove the names of players from the back of its jerseys. “The decision to remove the names from the jerseys was made […]
Three seasons after making a rare change to its uniforms, Penn State is going back to a classic look it has sported for 125 seasons. On Thursday, Penn State announced it would remove last names from the back of player jerseys, a change...Show More Summary
The Miracle on Ice and Hoosiers aside, the underdog usually loses, and Penn State's Sophia McClennen speculates that it’s happened again: Jon Stewart is leaving The Daily Show because he’s “exhausted” and "dejected" from battling Roger Ailes and the Fox News juggernaut. Show More Summary
James Franklin and his Penn State staff are building a great foundation for the Nittany Lions' future in the current recruiting cycle, and now they have made the first breakthrough in the class of 2017 with 4-star quarterback Sean Clifford. The 6'2" Cincinnati native, who is rated as 2017's No. Show More Summary
In 2014, Penn State researchers found that adults who successfully tackled a new language strengthened their neural pathways, benefiting overall brain function and slowing deterioration. We scoured some recent research for tips for mastering a second tongue in your spare time.
The author is a forward for the NWSL’s Washington Spirit. A Connecticut native who starred at Penn State, she has also played for clubs in Finland, Brazil, Sweden, Denmark and Canada. She is editor of Our Game Magazine, co-founder of a Connecticut-based youth club called girlsCAN and blogs regularly on her personal website. This being a World Cup year, […]
This here is Quinn Nordin, and today he committed to Penn State. Below, you’ll find a video he and a friend put together announcing his commitment, set to “Coming Home.” It makes no real sense in the first place—he’s from Michigan—and involving some sort of small, fixed-wing aircraft makes it even more of a non sequitur. Show More Summary
Quinn Nordin is the No. 1-ranked kicker prospect in the recruiting Class of 2016. He’s also the nation’s No. 1 recruit in terms of commitment videos. Nordin announced that he’s going to Penn State in the best way possible. #WeAre pic.twitter.com/2E4gF87wpO — Quinn Nordin (@QuinnNordin) July 10, 2015 One local reporter in Nordin’s home state […]