Spring 2017 Newsletter

Spring 2017 was a very busy semester. We had workshops, guest speakers, fundraisers and a very successful THON weekend. The Communications/Digital Strategy committee worked hard to put together our Spring 2017 Newsletter, which includes updates from the events, interviews with our executive board, our alumni spotlights and a letter from our 2016-2017 President, Katherine Morrison.…

THON Fundraising

By: Taylor Feinman September 23rd, 2017 marked the last official canning weekend for THON. Since many organizations that raise money for THON depend on canning to form their totals, many of them have had to start rethinking ways to fundraise. I am a member of a Greek organization on campus, and canning has always had a…

Let Go of the Comparing Mind

By: Alyssa Cimino Do you think that social media gotten out of hand? To the point where self-esteem is at an all time low? Social network sites, such as Instagram, have been attracting millions of users who continuously use this application in their daily lives. Social media as a whole allows users to create public…

Declaring My Public Relations Major

By: Taylor Feinman The phrase “declaring a major” always intimidated me. It sounds so definitive and final, and the whole idea made me nervous. I applied to Penn State as a prospective Journalism major in the College of Communications. I really didn’t have experience with journalism, all I knew was that I loved to write…

Penn State Football is on a roll on and off the field

This season has been fun for more ways than one. By: Meghan Reinhardt So far, the 2017 football season has treated Penn State fans well. Our Nittany Lions are undefeated, ranked #2, and coming off a huge win against Michigan. While their performance on the field has been impressive, something else that’s been better than…