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Derek Bannister

Derek Bannister is a writer for Onward State.

Articles by Derek Bannister

Blue-White Game Comes with Plenty of Entertainment Blue-White Game Comes with Plenty of Entertainment
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
The 2018 Blue-White Game seemed to bring a different dimension to Beaver Stadium. Between Keegan-Michael Key’s coaching throughout the afternoon to Spice Adams punt return touchdown, there was plenty for the fans who actually made it into the stadium to laugh along with. [Read More]
Penn State Football Announces 2018 Game Themes Penn State Football Announces 2018 Game Themes
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Penn State football on Friday released its schedule of game themes for the upcoming season. After fans learned that the White Out will take place against Ohio State on Sept. 29, the athletic department also nailed down dates for the Stripe Out and Military Appreciation Day (among others). [Read More]
Penn State Football: Micah Parsons and Family Gearing Up for Blue-White Weekend Penn State Football: Micah Parsons and Family Gearing Up for Blue-White Weekend
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Parsons’ dad, Franklin explained, has apparently rented a bus to fit quite the crew of family and friends coming from the state capital. [Read More]
James Tierney Maximizes Utility as Economics Lecturer, Entrepreneur, Improv Comic and Twitter Talent James Tierney Maximizes Utility as Economics Lecturer, Entrepreneur, Improv Comic and Twitter Talent
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
To many, taking an economics course at Penn State means big classes, lots of graphs, and exams in the Forum Building. But it may also give you the chance to learn from the versatile Tierney — a lecturer in the subject, social media guru, and entrepreneur, among other things. [Read More]
Pennsylvania House Resolution Declares Saquon Barkley Day Pennsylvania House Resolution Declares Saquon Barkley Day
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Just when you thought Saquon Barkley had it all, he just got a little bit more. He's ranked at No. 1 on Mel Kiper’s Big Board. He celebrated his 21st birthday with an endorsement deal with Nike. And now there's a whole day dedicated to celebrating him in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Josh Reaves Throws Down Another SportsCenter Top 10 Dunk Penn State Basketball: Josh Reaves Throws Down Another SportsCenter Top 10 Dunk
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Josh Reaves was back at it again for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Commit Anderson-Butts Signs with Junior College Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Commit Anderson-Butts Signs with Junior College
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Three-star prospect Shaquon Anderson-Butts, who verbally committed to Penn State in July 2017, won't be part of the Nittany Lions recruiting class, as the Harrisburg native signed with with Iowa Western Community College on Wednesday. [Read More]
Trivia Steve Looks Back on Becoming Part of the Rathskeller Family Trivia Steve Looks Back on Becoming Part of the Rathskeller Family
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
For many Penn State students and State College residents, Thursday nights at the Skeller have become especially meaningful. Thursday means trivia night. This week, however, marks the final trivia night at the local favorite. [Read More]
THON to Host First Showcase, ‘Hidden Wonders’ THON to Host First Showcase, ‘Hidden Wonders’
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
THON will host its first-ever showcase at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Eisenhower Auditorium. The event will replace Mr. and Mrs. THON and will incorporate the theme “Hidden Wonders” throughout the night. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Scoring Comes Early and Often in Win Against Michigan State Penn State Hockey: Scoring Comes Early and Often in Win Against Michigan State
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Penn State men’s hockey (7-7-0, 2-4-0) trounced Michigan State (7-5-0, 1-3-0), 7-2, on Friday night at Pegula Ice Arena as strong play from Peyton Jones in goal and a breakout offensive performance put the visitors away early. [Read More]
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