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Apples vs. Icebergs: Who's Right?

Apples vs. Icebergs: Who's Right?

- Russell Frank

If 144 members and former members of a fraternity are entertained by a Facebook page that displays photos that never should have been taken, that too, suggests, if not a culture of rape, then certainly a culture that condones the mistreatment of women.


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Centre Stage Presents ‘Dogfight: A New Musical’ Centre Stage Presents ‘Dogfight: A New Musical’
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Michael Salem
It follows three young Marines on the night before they are to be deployed to Vietnam in 1963. “Even though the show is set in the 1960’s, the issues it addresses are still present today,” says Richard Roland, the production’s director. [Read More]
Children's Aid Society to Hold Adoption, Foster Care Night Children's Aid Society to Hold Adoption, Foster Care Night
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
This event will provide an overview of the services offered through Children’s Aid Society’s adoption and foster care programs, and will help anyone considering becoming a foster or adoptive parent in exploring their options. [Read More]
Judge Now Accused of Violating First Amendment Rights in Right to Know Lawsuit Judge Now Accused of Violating First Amendment Rights in Right to Know Lawsuit
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"[Gillette-Walker] has alleged that McGraw and Shubin had 'no right to receive the records' and 'no right to use or disclose any of the information'... but that is different from alleging that the receipt of the information, or thereafter its disclosure, was illegal," the filing reads. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Frazier Joins Portland Trailblazers As Playoffs Near Penn State Basketball: Frazier Joins Portland Trailblazers As Playoffs Near
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I would be surprised if he plays meaningful minutes," Richman told StateCollege.com. "He's a "glass case" signing, meaning they'll only break the glass on Tim in case of emergency. He's a low risk insurance policy." [Read More]
A Penn State Professor's Guide to the Time-Out and Troublesome Toddlers A Penn State Professor's Guide to the Time-Out and Troublesome Toddlers
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Whether dealing with a two-year-old’s tantrum or a six-year-old’s refusal to clean up after herself, many adults have, at some point, pulled a time out from their bag of discipline tools. The problem is that not all grown-ups know when or how to use the time out to their advantage. [Read More]
Police Seek Help Identifying ATM Fraud Suspects Police Seek Help Identifying ATM Fraud Suspects
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
State College police are looking for two people suspected of using cloned ATM cards to steal cash from people across the state. Police have surveillance photos of two suspects in the investigation: a man and a woman of unknown age and "medium complexions." [Read More]
Commissioners' Legal Battles Paid For By County Insurance Program Commissioners' Legal Battles Paid For By County Insurance Program
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The last action we took was to direct the staff to look into the possibility of hiring additional legal counsel,” Pipe said. “When we were informed that we would be represented by our insurance’s attorney, those directions did not need to be followed out.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame In Hockey Valley? Frozen Four Comparisons Shows A Work In Progress Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame In Hockey Valley? Frozen Four Comparisons Shows A Work In Progress
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at how Penn State's resume stacks up against the teams in the Frozen Four [Read More]
Waiting for Spring's Return With Winter Weather Hanging On Waiting for Spring's Return With Winter Weather Hanging On
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Weather Advisory, with temperatures in the 30s and the forecast calling for more snow. "I don't think we need to rush to the grocery store and stock up on bread and milk," says AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Tom Kines. [Read More]
Barron Builds the Penn State Budget Piece by Piece for Students Barron Builds the Penn State Budget Piece by Piece for Students
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The [state appropriated] dollars we have to work with are in the bottom half of the Big Ten… On the other hand, the ranking of Penn State among public institutions in the Big Ten puts us at number two or four, depending on the year,” Barron said. [Read More]

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Centre Stage Presents ‘Dogfight: A New Musical’ Centre Stage Presents ‘Dogfight: A New Musical’
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Michael Salem
It follows three young Marines on the night before they are to be deployed to Vietnam in 1963. “Even though the show is set in the 1960’s, the issues it addresses are still present today,” says Richard Roland, the production’s director. [Read More]
Children's Aid Society to Hold Adoption, Foster Care Night Children's Aid Society to Hold Adoption, Foster Care Night
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
This event will provide an overview of the services offered through Children’s Aid Society’s adoption and foster care programs, and will help anyone considering becoming a foster or adoptive parent in exploring their options. [Read More]
Judge Now Accused of Violating First Amendment Rights in Right to Know Lawsuit Judge Now Accused of Violating First Amendment Rights in Right to Know Lawsuit
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"[Gillette-Walker] has alleged that McGraw and Shubin had 'no right to receive the records' and 'no right to use or disclose any of the information'... but that is different from alleging that the receipt of the information, or thereafter its disclosure, was illegal," the filing reads. [Read More]
A Penn State Professor's Guide to the Time-Out and Troublesome Toddlers A Penn State Professor's Guide to the Time-Out and Troublesome Toddlers
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Whether dealing with a two-year-old’s tantrum or a six-year-old’s refusal to clean up after herself, many adults have, at some point, pulled a time out from their bag of discipline tools. The problem is that not all grown-ups know when or how to use the time out to their advantage. [Read More]
Police Seek Help Identifying ATM Fraud Suspects Police Seek Help Identifying ATM Fraud Suspects
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
State College police are looking for two people suspected of using cloned ATM cards to steal cash from people across the state. Police have surveillance photos of two suspects in the investigation: a man and a woman of unknown age and "medium complexions." [Read More]
Commissioners' Legal Battles Paid For By County Insurance Program Commissioners' Legal Battles Paid For By County Insurance Program
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The last action we took was to direct the staff to look into the possibility of hiring additional legal counsel,” Pipe said. “When we were informed that we would be represented by our insurance’s attorney, those directions did not need to be followed out.” [Read More]
Waiting for Spring's Return With Winter Weather Hanging On Waiting for Spring's Return With Winter Weather Hanging On
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Weather Advisory, with temperatures in the 30s and the forecast calling for more snow. "I don't think we need to rush to the grocery store and stock up on bread and milk," says AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Tom Kines. [Read More]
Barron Builds the Penn State Budget Piece by Piece for Students Barron Builds the Penn State Budget Piece by Piece for Students
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The [state appropriated] dollars we have to work with are in the bottom half of the Big Ten… On the other hand, the ranking of Penn State among public institutions in the Big Ten puts us at number two or four, depending on the year,” Barron said. [Read More]
Penn State Professor Seeks to 'Revolutionize' Treatment for Alzheimer's and Brain Damage Penn State Professor Seeks to 'Revolutionize' Treatment for Alzheimer's and Brain Damage
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Penn State men’s basketball coach Patrick Chambers is incredibly blunt when he talks about watching his late father struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. “It was like a slow death in front of our eyes,” Chambers says. “He wasn’t the same guy, the same mentor, the same hero I remembered ... [Read More]
Reports of Bears in Residential Areas Increase as Hibernation Season Ends Reports of Bears in Residential Areas Increase as Hibernation Season Ends
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
There are over 18,000 bears statewide, and when they wake up after a long winter slumber, they're hungry. "There’s not a whole lot of food in the forest right now and they’re looking for anything they can get their hands on," McDowell says. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Frazier Joins Portland Trailblazers As Playoffs Near Penn State Basketball: Frazier Joins Portland Trailblazers As Playoffs Near
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I would be surprised if he plays meaningful minutes," Richman told StateCollege.com. "He's a "glass case" signing, meaning they'll only break the glass on Tim in case of emergency. He's a low risk insurance policy." [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame In Hockey Valley? Frozen Four Comparisons Shows A Work In Progress Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame In Hockey Valley? Frozen Four Comparisons Shows A Work In Progress
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at how Penn State's resume stacks up against the teams in the Frozen Four [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg The Lead, But Depth An Issue At Quarterback Penn State Football: Hackenberg The Lead, But Depth An Issue At Quarterback
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Christian Hackenberg is the man on campus, but the next man up is a little less obvious when you look at Penn State's quarterback position [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Replaying Mistakes In Practice To Open Up Shot At Redemption Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Replaying Mistakes In Practice To Open Up Shot At Redemption
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We took the 'Illinois situation', exact yard-line, situation, timeouts, and went through it again," James Franklin said after practice this weekend. "We've gone back and took all these situations from the games last year and we're going to play them out and we're going to learn from some of [Read More]
Penn State Football: Jim Harbaugh And Michigan Set Work Football Camp In Pennsylvania  Penn State Football: Jim Harbaugh And Michigan Set Work Football Camp In Pennsylvania
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking James Franklin's own idea and making it his own, Michigan's newest head coach Jim Harbaugh and the entire Wolverine staff will co-host the 12th Annual Lauren's First and Goal Football Camp on Sunday, June 7 at Lafayette College in Easton, PA. [Read More]
Penn State Football Practice: Cue The Music, ‘Hey, It’s Franklin’
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Penn State Football Practice: Cue The Music, ‘Hey, It’s Franklin’
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Hey, how did you guys like that?” James Franklin grinned after a play as he sidled up to 230 inches and 810 pounds of giggling defensive linemen named Anthony Zettel, Garrett Sickels and Carl Nassib. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Defensive Line Loses Talent, But Depth Follows Penn State Football: Defensive Line Loses Talent, But Depth Follows
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, C.J. Doon
For a team that finished last season ranked first nationally in rush defense (84.8 yards per game) along with 87 tackles for loss and 30 sacks, both top-30 marks nationally, the goal for 2015 will be to maintain that high level of production. For Penn State, that starts with the big guys up front. [Read More]
Flyers To Officially Pitch Beaver Stadium Game vs. Penguins To NHL Flyers To Officially Pitch Beaver Stadium Game vs. Penguins To NHL
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
In January 2017, the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins franchises, we might just have the chance to see the two teams face off at Beaver Stadium. The outdoor game at Penn State has mostly been nothing but speculation until this point. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Blue White Game Draws Close, A Special Teams Preview Penn State Football: As Blue White Game Draws Close, A Special Teams Preview
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, David Abruzesse
While there are punters and kick/punt returners to worry about, the most noteworthy battle within the special teams unit falls on one big question: Who can fill Sam Ficken's big shoes? As it currently stands, redshirt freshman Joey Julius and redshirt sophomore Chris Gulla are the main contenders. [Read More]
Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: James Franklin, The Arms Race, Spending To Spend Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: James Franklin, The Arms Race, Spending To Spend
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour has a lot on her plate. Balancing the department's financials, finding the resources to run a 31 team athletic program and continue to keep the ship above water. [Read More]

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Centre Stage Presents ‘Dogfight: A New Musical’ Centre Stage Presents ‘Dogfight: A New Musical’
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Michael Salem
It follows three young Marines on the night before they are to be deployed to Vietnam in 1963. “Even though the show is set in the 1960’s, the issues it addresses are still present today,” says Richard Roland, the production’s director. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Frazier Joins Portland Trailblazers As Playoffs Near Penn State Basketball: Frazier Joins Portland Trailblazers As Playoffs Near
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I would be surprised if he plays meaningful minutes," Richman told StateCollege.com. "He's a "glass case" signing, meaning they'll only break the glass on Tim in case of emergency. He's a low risk insurance policy." [Read More]
A Penn State Professor's Guide to the Time-Out and Troublesome Toddlers A Penn State Professor's Guide to the Time-Out and Troublesome Toddlers
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Whether dealing with a two-year-old’s tantrum or a six-year-old’s refusal to clean up after herself, many adults have, at some point, pulled a time out from their bag of discipline tools. The problem is that not all grown-ups know when or how to use the time out to their advantage. [Read More]
Police Seek Help Identifying ATM Fraud Suspects Police Seek Help Identifying ATM Fraud Suspects
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
State College police are looking for two people suspected of using cloned ATM cards to steal cash from people across the state. Police have surveillance photos of two suspects in the investigation: a man and a woman of unknown age and "medium complexions." [Read More]
Barron Builds the Penn State Budget Piece by Piece for Students Barron Builds the Penn State Budget Piece by Piece for Students
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The [state appropriated] dollars we have to work with are in the bottom half of the Big Ten… On the other hand, the ranking of Penn State among public institutions in the Big Ten puts us at number two or four, depending on the year,” Barron said. [Read More]
Penn State Professor Seeks to 'Revolutionize' Treatment for Alzheimer's and Brain Damage Penn State Professor Seeks to 'Revolutionize' Treatment for Alzheimer's and Brain Damage
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Penn State men’s basketball coach Patrick Chambers is incredibly blunt when he talks about watching his late father struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. “It was like a slow death in front of our eyes,” Chambers says. “He wasn’t the same guy, the same mentor, the same hero I remembered ... [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg The Lead, But Depth An Issue At Quarterback Penn State Football: Hackenberg The Lead, But Depth An Issue At Quarterback
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Christian Hackenberg is the man on campus, but the next man up is a little less obvious when you look at Penn State's quarterback position [Read More]
Paterno Estate, NCAA Both Come Out On Top In Judge's Ruling Paterno Estate, NCAA Both Come Out On Top In Judge's Ruling
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Plaintiffs are arguing that... the NCAA is selectively releasing documents in an attempt to sway public opinion," Leete's ruling reads. "While the court has no reason to doubt this, it is insufficient to justify changing the protective order." [Read More]
Ken Burns Documentary Featuring Emily Whitehead Airs This Week Ken Burns Documentary Featuring Emily Whitehead Airs This Week
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Brandilyn Heckman
Whitehead’s story will be featured in the ‘future’ portion of the series on cancer. She was the first to receive the experimental T-Cell therapy which is regarded as a potentially widespread way for cancer to be treated in the future. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Replaying Mistakes In Practice To Open Up Shot At Redemption Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Replaying Mistakes In Practice To Open Up Shot At Redemption
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We took the 'Illinois situation', exact yard-line, situation, timeouts, and went through it again," James Franklin said after practice this weekend. "We've gone back and took all these situations from the games last year and we're going to play them out and we're going to learn from some of [Read More]
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Russell Frank

Apples vs. Icebergs: Who's Right?

If 144 members and former members of a fraternity are entertained by a Facebook page that displays photos that never should have been taken, that too, suggests, if not a culture of rape, then certainly a culture that condones the mistreatment of women.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football Practice: Cue The Music, ‘Hey, It’s Franklin’

“Hey, how did you guys like that?” James Franklin grinned after a play as he sidled up to 230 inches and 810 pounds of giggling defensive linemen named Anthony Zettel, Garrett Sickels and Carl Nassib.

Riding the Wave, Avoiding a WipeoutDan Nestlerode

Diversification may not provide much safety in a major market downturn as all asset classes tend to decline together. The situation is so dire that the fear of running out of money in retirement trumps all other fears for many Americans. So what is an investor to do as the stock market surges ahead?

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