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Vincent Corso, Town&Gown

Vincent Corso is writer for Town&Gown and the Centre County Gazette.

Articles by Vincent Corso, Town&Gown

Family Values: Football and community are family affairs for Renaissance Fund honoree James Franklin, his wife, Fumi, and their daughters Family Values: Football and community are family affairs for Renaissance Fund honoree James Franklin, his wife, Fumi, and their daughters
60 weeks ago - Town and gown
It’s easy to see that Fumi Franklin feels right at home in the Lasch Building, where her husband, James, presides as Penn State’s head football coach. Sitting amongst the trophies and plaques that showcase the program’s many accomplishments, she waits for James to finish up an [Read More]
Help Me! I want to teach my dog some new tricks Help Me! I want to teach my dog some new tricks
60 weeks ago - Town and gown
Let me start this off by saying that I was never a dog person until I met my partner, Becky. At first, my interactions with her dogs Stella and Bertha were very measured.  I never had dogs growing up and I wasn’t sure what to do with them, and maybe I was a little intimidated. In fact, I [Read More]
Help Me! I Want to Work the Stream Like Joe Humphreys Help Me! I Want to Work the Stream Like Joe Humphreys
61 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
Recently, I got to know fly fishing legend Joe Humphreys through a couple of stories I wrote. I asked him if he would teach me how to fly fish. I was thrilled when he was up for the challenge. [Read More]
Broadway Senior Program Gives Juniper Village Residents a Chance to Prove It’s Never Too Late to Connect with the Power of Theater Broadway Senior Program Gives Juniper Village Residents a Chance to Prove It’s Never Too Late to Connect with the Power of Theater
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
An intrepid group of residents is learning to come out of their shells on the stage in a new musical theater program at Juniper Village at Brookline, proving that it is never too late to learn, grow, and try new things. [Read More]
Help Me! I Want to Work the Stream Like Joe Humphreys   Help Me! I Want to Work the Stream Like Joe Humphreys
65 weeks ago - Town and gown
There is something magical and wondrous about watching fly fishers reading and working the stream. With a flick of the wrist, the rod snaps back, the fishing line zips back like a lasso, and then out onto the stream, casting a fly out onto the water, hoping to draw in the big one. It looks intense [Read More]
Innovative Broadway Senior program gives Juniper Village residents a chance to prove it’s never too late to connect with the power of theater Innovative Broadway Senior program gives Juniper Village residents a chance to prove it’s never too late to connect with the power of theater
65 weeks ago - Town and gown
An intrepid group of residents is learning to come out of their shells on the stage in a new musical theater program at Juniper Village at Brookline, proving that it is never too late to learn, grow, and try new things. Broadway Senior, a program started by Music Theater International, adapts [Read More]
Help Me! With so many bicycles to choose from, our writer gets assistance from an expert before hitting the road   Help Me! With so many bicycles to choose from, our writer gets assistance from an expert before hitting the road
70 weeks ago - Town and gown
I love adventure and exercise. Every day, you will find me lacing up my sneakers and going for a run. Through town, through the woods, I love being able to get out and go; it makes me feel good physically and mentally. But I am getting older and the nagging injuries of running every day are [Read More]
Help Me! Teach Me How to Hit a Golf Ball Help Me! Teach Me How to Hit a Golf Ball
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
Fore! No, really, look out. I have dusted off my old golf clubs to hit the links, and it isn’t pretty. So I turned to Brian Short, who is the head PGA golf pro at the Penn State Golf Courses. [Read More]
Let's Talk: Conversations on Race and Ethnic Diversity in Centre County Let's Talk: Conversations on Race and Ethnic Diversity in Centre County
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
Penn State brings a much more diverse community to State College than you might otherwise expect to see in the mountains of central Pennsylvania. You can see it downtown, as people of many different nationalities walk the streets, speaking different languages. [Read More]
Help Me! Teach Me How to Hit a Golf Ball Help Me! Teach Me How to Hit a Golf Ball
73 weeks ago - Town and gown
Fore! No, really, look out. I have dusted off my old golf clubs to hit the links, and it isn’t pretty.   You see, for years I have been a little intimidated by the golf course. My brother Anthony is always trying to get me out to play a round with him. It sounds like fun, spending some [Read More]
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