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Penn State Football: Autograph Session Returns Again For Blue White Weekend

Penn State Football: Autograph Session Returns Again For Blue White Weekend

- Ben Jones

After a few years off the schedule and a return last season the ever popular Blue-White weekend player autograph session will again be a part of festivities next month.


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Mamma Mia's: A Slice Of Italy In Downtown State College
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Mamma Mia's: A Slice Of Italy In Downtown State College
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Massimo Napoli is the only classically-trained Italian chef in State College. Along with his wife, Napoli is putting his life experiences and Italian heritage into his food at Mamma Mia's. Find out more about the popular restaurant in this video from the Centre County Report. [Read More]
Boal Mansion Museum Announces New Director, Will Reopen in May Boal Mansion Museum Announces New Director, Will Reopen in May
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I have a passion for history, and when I look at what’s here, it’s really such an incredible treasure," says new museum director Robert Cameron. Cindy Shaler, president of the museum board of directors, says the past few months have been “a difficult time” for the museum. [Read More]
Christopher Lee's Trial Delayed Again Christopher Lee's Trial Delayed Again
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Prosecutors with the United States Department of Justice requested the delay after adding two new charges to Lee’s list of alleged crimes last week. Prosecutors now claim that Lee also produced child pornography and tampered with his cell phone to impede a criminal investigation. [Read More]
Attorneys to Help First Responders Write Their Wills Attorneys to Help First Responders Write Their Wills
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We really enjoy being to help them and ease any burdens they might have from their professions,” McKenrick says. “These are very difficult positions to begin with, so we want to do anything we can to help them because they help us every day.” [Read More]
Culture War an Unfair Attack?
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Culture War an Unfair Attack?
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
With many high profile criminal stories that emerge, society seems to want to investigate not only the alleged perpetrator, but also the culture of the group to which the perpetrator belongs. Let's face the fact that in every group there are bad people who do bad or stupid things of their own accor [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 23 Days: Gaines Departure Noteworthy Even If Loss Is Not Blue-White Game Countdown / 23 Days: Gaines Departure Noteworthy Even If Loss Is Not
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has depth on the roster again, so not every loss is a huge one for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: The Books, The Stipends And The TV Deals Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: The Books, The Stipends And The TV Deals
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
We don't get to decide if it's worth the price of a ticket for a fan, the fan decides that. So we've got to create value. Our number one priority is to create this world class student athlete experience but in order to do that we have to have resources and be able to create resources, so how do w [Read More]
The All-American Rathskeller: From Prohibition To Ponies The All-American Rathskeller: From Prohibition To Ponies
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Jon Deasy
“People come back to the Skeller not because they necessarily want to drink, but because they want to see their friends and relive those good times,” Gastiger said. “We work very hard to not change it. When people want to come back, they want familiarity.” [Read More]
Temperature Roller Coaster Coming to State College Temperature Roller Coaster Coming to State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Accuweather Senior Meteorologist Alex Sosnowski says temperatures haven’t broken 60 degrees since late last November, but Thursday looks promising. “It could break 60 degrees, but it’s going to be a tough battle with all the clouds around and frequent showers,” he says. [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 24 Days: A Way-Too-Early Season Prediction Blue-White Game Countdown / 24 Days: A Way-Too-Early Season Prediction
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State won't play a game for a few more months, which means it's plenty early to guess how those games will go. [Read More]

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Mamma Mia's: A Slice Of Italy In Downtown State College
Video
Mamma Mia's: A Slice Of Italy In Downtown State College
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Massimo Napoli is the only classically-trained Italian chef in State College. Along with his wife, Napoli is putting his life experiences and Italian heritage into his food at Mamma Mia's. Find out more about the popular restaurant in this video from the Centre County Report. [Read More]
Boal Mansion Museum Announces New Director, Will Reopen in May Boal Mansion Museum Announces New Director, Will Reopen in May
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I have a passion for history, and when I look at what’s here, it’s really such an incredible treasure," says new museum director Robert Cameron. Cindy Shaler, president of the museum board of directors, says the past few months have been “a difficult time” for the museum. [Read More]
Christopher Lee's Trial Delayed Again Christopher Lee's Trial Delayed Again
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Prosecutors with the United States Department of Justice requested the delay after adding two new charges to Lee’s list of alleged crimes last week. Prosecutors now claim that Lee also produced child pornography and tampered with his cell phone to impede a criminal investigation. [Read More]
Attorneys to Help First Responders Write Their Wills Attorneys to Help First Responders Write Their Wills
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We really enjoy being to help them and ease any burdens they might have from their professions,” McKenrick says. “These are very difficult positions to begin with, so we want to do anything we can to help them because they help us every day.” [Read More]
Culture War an Unfair Attack?
Column
Culture War an Unfair Attack?
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
With many high profile criminal stories that emerge, society seems to want to investigate not only the alleged perpetrator, but also the culture of the group to which the perpetrator belongs. Let's face the fact that in every group there are bad people who do bad or stupid things of their own accor [Read More]
The All-American Rathskeller: From Prohibition To Ponies The All-American Rathskeller: From Prohibition To Ponies
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Jon Deasy
“People come back to the Skeller not because they necessarily want to drink, but because they want to see their friends and relive those good times,” Gastiger said. “We work very hard to not change it. When people want to come back, they want familiarity.” [Read More]
Temperature Roller Coaster Coming to State College Temperature Roller Coaster Coming to State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Accuweather Senior Meteorologist Alex Sosnowski says temperatures haven’t broken 60 degrees since late last November, but Thursday looks promising. “It could break 60 degrees, but it’s going to be a tough battle with all the clouds around and frequent showers,” he says. [Read More]
Some Residents Spooked By Unusual Letter Some Residents Spooked By Unusual Letter
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The letter is eight pages long, resembling a kind of disjointed socio-political treatise with racial and religious undertones. The letter tackles several seemingly unrelated topics, including personal familial disputes, moral failures of the pharmaceutical industry, & efficient sewage systems. [Read More]
Rep. Conklin Appointed Leader of Children & Youth Committee Rep. Conklin Appointed Leader of Children & Youth Committee
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Conklin explains that every bill in the legislature must pass though a committee before it stands a chance of being passed into law – making his committee the frontlines for protecting Pennsylvania children. “I want to keep our kids safe,” Conklin says. [Read More]
Order Restricting Right to Know Requests Lifted Order Restricting Right to Know Requests Lifted
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The decision to repeal the order comes at time when the county’s handling of Right to Know requests has come under intense scrutiny. Judge Jonathan Grine, Judge Kelley Gillette-Walker and DA Stacy Parks Miller are suing the county for alleged violations of the Right to Know law. [Read More]

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Blue-White Game Countdown / 23 Days: Gaines Departure Noteworthy Even If Loss Is Not Blue-White Game Countdown / 23 Days: Gaines Departure Noteworthy Even If Loss Is Not
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has depth on the roster again, so not every loss is a huge one for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: The Books, The Stipends And The TV Deals Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: The Books, The Stipends And The TV Deals
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
We don't get to decide if it's worth the price of a ticket for a fan, the fan decides that. So we've got to create value. Our number one priority is to create this world class student athlete experience but in order to do that we have to have resources and be able to create resources, so how do w [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 24 Days: A Way-Too-Early Season Prediction Blue-White Game Countdown / 24 Days: A Way-Too-Early Season Prediction
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State won't play a game for a few more months, which means it's plenty early to guess how those games will go. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Additional Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Caravan Tour Penn State Athletics: Additional Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Caravan Tour
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin will headline Penn State's 12 stop Coaches Caravan tour but now some of his supporting acts are known as the university announced the schedule for additional coaches scheduled to join Franklin on the road. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Poised For Another Dynasty By Building For The Future Penn State Wrestling Poised For Another Dynasty By Building For The Future
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, C.J. Doon
But this season was never about winning a title. It was about building for the future. Faced with the departure of all-time greats Ed Ruth and David “The Magic Man” Taylor, Sanderson had a difficult decision to make. [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 25 Days: Limiting Hackenberg's Hats As Crucial Season Approaches
Column
Blue-White Game Countdown / 25 Days: Limiting Hackenberg's Hats As Crucial Season Approaches
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It took five short claps for the huddle to form around Christian Hackenberg, the sound cutting through the buzz of Penn State's second spring practice. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Beaver Stadium Press Box Set For Minor Facelift Penn State Football: Beaver Stadium Press Box Set For Minor Facelift
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Beaver Stadium press box will be getting a renovation treatment this offseason according to plan recently approved by the universities' Board of Trustees. [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 26 Days: Penn State’s Need For Explosive Plays & Play-makers
Column
Blue-White Game Countdown / 26 Days: Penn State’s Need For Explosive Plays & Play-makers
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
After practice on Saturday, James Franklin was yacking it up about freshman wide receiver DeAndre Thompkins -- who could hold the key to YACs (yards after catches) and chunk plays (over 20 yards). [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 27 Days: Franklin Prepares For Second Year, This Time Without Balloons Or Cake Blue-White Game Countdown / 27 Days: Franklin Prepares For Second Year, This Time Without Balloons Or Cake
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
As the 43-year-old begins his second year as the head coach of Penn State football, James Franklin is, before anything else, making sure he better organizes his time and commitments. Franklin is devoting 100 percent of his capabilities to football, leaving administrative ventures to his staff. [Read More]
Matt Brown Captures 174-Pound Wrestling National Championship Matt Brown Captures 174-Pound Wrestling National Championship
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Mike Bacior
This served as a true storybook ending to Brown's esteemed career. He lost a 2-1 decision in the 2013 NCAA final, and tonight he returned to the championship to finish what he started. He did just that, securing his place among the Lions' all-time greats. [Read More]

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Culture War an Unfair Attack?
Column
Culture War an Unfair Attack?
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
With many high profile criminal stories that emerge, society seems to want to investigate not only the alleged perpetrator, but also the culture of the group to which the perpetrator belongs. Let's face the fact that in every group there are bad people who do bad or stupid things of their own accor [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 23 Days: Gaines Departure Noteworthy Even If Loss Is Not Blue-White Game Countdown / 23 Days: Gaines Departure Noteworthy Even If Loss Is Not
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has depth on the roster again, so not every loss is a huge one for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: The Books, The Stipends And The TV Deals Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: The Books, The Stipends And The TV Deals
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
We don't get to decide if it's worth the price of a ticket for a fan, the fan decides that. So we've got to create value. Our number one priority is to create this world class student athlete experience but in order to do that we have to have resources and be able to create resources, so how do w [Read More]
Blue-White Game Countdown / 24 Days: A Way-Too-Early Season Prediction Blue-White Game Countdown / 24 Days: A Way-Too-Early Season Prediction
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State won't play a game for a few more months, which means it's plenty early to guess how those games will go. [Read More]
The KDR Scandal: Who's Naked Now?
Column
The KDR Scandal: Who's Naked Now?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I know this sounds like victim blaming: It isn't the women who should have to alter their behavior; it's the men. But I'm thinking in practical terms: Women can change the social dynamic at Penn State starting this weekend ... [Read More]
Barron Promises No In-State Tuition Increase if State Budget Passes, Rehashes Headlines for Lawmakers Barron Promises No In-State Tuition Increase if State Budget Passes, Rehashes Headlines for Lawmakers
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Barron was in Harrisburg to talk to legislators about why Penn State deserves more money form the state government, but some lawmakers wanted to focus on other topics. Barron fielded questions about the Kappa Delta Rho scandal, Bill Ayers and more. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Additional Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Caravan Tour Penn State Athletics: Additional Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Caravan Tour
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin will headline Penn State's 12 stop Coaches Caravan tour but now some of his supporting acts are known as the university announced the schedule for additional coaches scheduled to join Franklin on the road. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Poised For Another Dynasty By Building For The Future Penn State Wrestling Poised For Another Dynasty By Building For The Future
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, C.J. Doon
But this season was never about winning a title. It was about building for the future. Faced with the departure of all-time greats Ed Ruth and David “The Magic Man” Taylor, Sanderson had a difficult decision to make. [Read More]
Penn State Alumnus Greg Drane Named Blue Band Director Penn State Alumnus Greg Drane Named Blue Band Director
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Zach Berger
“He is known for his creative drill-writing, his memorable half-time shows, and his contemporary arrangements, which have contributed to one of the best atmospheres in college football.” [Read More]
Barron Announces Task Force to Review Greek Life in Wake of Kappa Delta Rho Scandal Barron Announces Task Force to Review Greek Life in Wake of Kappa Delta Rho Scandal
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Incidents of sexual misconduct, hazing and alcohol abuse here and across the nation are all-too-common and demand immediate attention... The imperative to improve our system is clear and convincing, and is unanimously supported by University leadership." [Read More]
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Jay Paterno

Culture War an Unfair Attack?

With many high profile criminal stories that emerge, society seems to want to investigate not only the alleged perpetrator, but also the culture of the group to which the perpetrator belongs. Let's face the fact that in every group there are bad people who do bad or stupid things of their own accor

Russell Frank

The KDR Scandal: Who's Naked Now?

I know this sounds like victim blaming: It isn't the women who should have to alter their behavior; it's the men. But I'm thinking in practical terms: Women can change the social dynamic at Penn State starting this weekend ...

Blue-White Game Countdown / 25 Days: Limiting Hackenberg's Hats As Crucial Season ApproachesBen Jones

It took five short claps for the huddle to form around Christian Hackenberg, the sound cutting through the buzz of Penn State's second spring practice.

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