Penn State Thon ended Sunday with the reveal of the total raised for the Four Diamonds Fund. Thon is the largest student-run philatntrophy in the world and the 46-hour event is held at the Bryce Jordan Center.
Four Penn State students were charged four months after Pennsylvania state police used a helicopter and horses to disrupt and unruly crowd at a tailgate outside Beaver Stadium before the Penn State-Ohio State football game.
A master planning initiative surrounding a piece of land purchased by the Penns Valley Area School Board last March is focusing on safety and security, educational opportunities and extracurricular programming.
Timothy Piazza, of Lebanon, New Jersey, died two years ago after going to a bid acceptance night at Beta Theta Pi. A multitude of former fraternity brothers pleaded guilty and a Pennsylvania law and research center have been named in honor of the Penn State sophomore.
The polar vortex that’s bringing Arctic air into much of the U.S. is causing cancellations for Centre County schools and sporting events, as the worst of the dangerously cold weather is expected Thursday morning.
With a polar vortex on its way into Centre County, several schools canceled class for Wednesday. “Dangerously cold” wind chills are expected, according to the National Weather Service in State College.