Other Voices

Other Voices


Penn State football's indoor practice facility played host to workouts for draft-eligible seniors and free agents in front of NFL scouts from 23 different teams.


In Mexico for short-term study abroad, Penn State Lehigh Valley students learn about modern water issues in agriculture and ecology and share photos from site visits.


The mother of two current students shares her thoughts on one daughter's decision to attend Penn State and the Schreyer Honors College.


Junior student-athlete Eric Shrive was recognized at the Maxwell Awards for his efforts to help raise nearly $70,000 to benefit the Kidney Cancer Association.


Smeal College of Business professor Karen Winterich's study found that, for many people, health-related goals take a back seat to good deals.


Studying abroad in Beijing this semester, an international politics student says a 26-hour trip to spend a day in Harbin in northeast China was worth the experience.


The scenario: The electrical grid has shut down due to a solar event. How do you handle it? IST students are figuring out how to survive.


It wasn't something that they could put into words immediately following their Big Ten championship clinching win over Michigan, but there were a lot of smiles on the faces of the Lady Lions when asked about their accomplishments inside the Bryce Jordan Center this season.


A contributor to Lens, The New York Times photography blog, writes, "as you immerse yourself in [THON], you begin to realize what is going on: these youngsters are being broken down slowly — and then are being brought back up emotionally, so it is like an incredible bond with everyone on the floor. That’s when you start to understand it."


Smeal College of Business Professor Charles Snow and colleagues say new organizational schemes will help businesses promote collaboration and innovation.