Other Voices

Other Voices

3/11/13

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.

3/6/13

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.

3/5/13

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

3/1/13

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.

2/24/13

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

2/28/13

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.

2/28/13

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.

2/24/13

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.

2/22/13

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."

2/20/13

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

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