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Friday 04/18/2014
The Daily Collegian celebrates 127-year birthday today
Posted: April 18, 2014 - 12:00 am

One hundred and twenty seven years ago, The Daily Collegian wasn’t yet a part of Pennsylvania State University.

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Friday 11/15/2013
Daily Collegian launches partnership with Centre County Report
Posted: November 15, 2013 - 1:23 am

Times are changing.

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Tuesday 11/05/2013
Municipal building sees 66 voters over 12 hours
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 8:29 pm

The State College Municipal Building had seen 66 voters from 7 a.m. to about 7:45 p.m., Elections Judge Bob Barry said.

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Municipal Building receives more voters than expected
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 5:55 pm

At 5 p.m, at the State College Borough Municipal Building, 243 S. Allen St., one voter lined up to cast his ballot.

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Penn State Republicans come to support Madrid
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 5:49 pm

Mayoral candidate Ron Madrid hopes to take the place of incumbent Mayor Elizabeth Goreham, and the Penn State Republicans are supporting him in his endeavor at Heritage Hall.

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Voting turnout remains slow at Friends Meeting House
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 4:37 pm

There were no voters present at 3 p.m. today in the State College Friends Meeting House, 611 E. Prospect Ave.

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Low turnout seen at Friends Meeting House
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 3:33 pm

State College Friends Meeting House, 611 E. Prospect Ave, had seen 32 voters as of 2 p.m. Tuesday, Clerk Jeanne Spicer said.

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HUB Polling Volunteers Seeing Low Turnout
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 3:23 pm

As of 2 p.m., there had been approximately 20 people who had voted at the HUB-Robeson Center, said Bernie Shockowitz, a polling volunteer.

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As of 1 p.m., 10 voters for precinct 30
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 1:50 pm

As of 1 p.m, a total of 32 people had placed votes at Friends Meetinghouse of State College, 611 E. Prospect Ave.

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For the Brooks Family, Election Day is a family event
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 1:14 pm

The atmosphere in the basement of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 109 McAllister St., is cozy this Election Day.

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Slow voting day for Centre Region Senior Center
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 1:01 pm

There was no one in line, or in the polling place at all this afternoon at 131 S. Fraser Street.

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Voter turnout low at St. Paul's United Methodist Church
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 12:26 pm

Voters were scarce this morning at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church on McAllister Street.

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Mayoral elections generate interest in students
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 12:04 pm

The voting room of the State College Municipal Building, 243 S. Allen St., at about 11 a.m. was empty other than the election staff.

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Student voters expected to increase local election turnout
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 11:41 am

State College resident Marcia Patterson said she went to the State College Municipal Building this morning to fulfill a “responsibility” to her community.

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Family affair, early turnout at College Heights polling place
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 9:37 am

Early this Election Day, the polling place at College Heights School, 721 N. Atherton Street, was busy with supporters, voters and a candidate already visiting the location.

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Voter turnout at the HUB off to a slow start
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 9:22 am

As of 8:40 A.M., there has only been one voter at the HUB-Robeson Center, said Tyler Nyquist, a Bellefonte High School senior who is volunteering today.

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Goreham starts early morning on Election Day
Posted: November 05, 2013 - 8:46 am

State College Mayor Elizabeth Goreham hit the road early this morning to start her Election Day.

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Monday 10/21/2013
The Maine to visit Penn State Altoona
Posted: October 21, 2013 - 9:30 pm

Penn State Altoona students will be given the chance to see the popular five-piece alternative rock group, The Maine, on Oct. 27 at the Adler Athletic Complex as a part of the campus’s homecoming activities, according to a Penn State press release.

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Thursday 08/29/2013
We're talking about sex
Updated: August 29, 2013 - 10:44 am

Let’s talk about sex.

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Wednesday 08/14/2013
Penn State's men's soccer coach's charity set to supply children with soccer gear
Updated: August 14, 2013 - 10:16 pm

Penn State men's soccer coach Bob Warming and his charity, Audrey’s Shoes for Kids, will continue their effort to supply children with soccer gear at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, on Aug. 17, according to a release.

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Friday 08/02/2013
What Penn State football player do you want to know more about?
Updated: August 09, 2013 - 11:30 am

The Collegian needs your help.

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Monday 07/01/2013
Penn State football: Defensive tackle Antoine White gives pledge to Nittany Lions
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:07 pm

Coach Bill O’Brien needed linemen to fill out his 2014 class of 15 commits. He got one today.

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Thursday 06/27/2013
High school coach lauds Penn State's newest commit, calls Troy Vincent, Jr. 'a tough kid'
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:08 pm

Those close to Troy Vincent, Jr. know that in 30 years, he may not be remembered for winning a national championship or sealing a major bowl game.

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Wednesday 06/26/2013
Penn State football: Nittany Lions get big pick-up in 4-star DB Troy Vincent, Jr.
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:09 pm

Rumors swirled for weeks on the fate of highly touted four-star recruit Troy Vincent, Jr. and where the Baltimore, Md. cornerback would end up enrolling come next fall.

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Monday 06/17/2013
Penn State football tickets to go on sale next week
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:10 pm

If there’s one summer day that warrants a 6:30 a.m. alarm clock, it’s coming next week.

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Monday 06/10/2013
Outdoor hockey game works best in 2016
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:38 pm

When the official Penn State men's hockey twitter retweeted a story from Penn Live about Bill O'Brien's thoughts on the potential for an outdoor hockey game at Beaver Stadium, it got hockey fans — not just in Happy Valley — abuzz.

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Saturday 06/08/2013
Penn State football: Nittany Lions grab verbal from QB Michael O'Connor
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:11 pm

Bill O’Brien and the Nittany Lions secured a major commitment Saturday from IMG Academy quarterback Michael O’Connor, multiple media outlets reported.

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Friday 06/07/2013
Penn State, Syracuse kickoff set for 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 31
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:13 pm

Penn State football fans can now narrow their countdown from days to exact minutes until the 2013 season begins.

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Penn State favored in four games, underdog in three in lines released by Golden Nugget
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:12 pm

Penn State is favored in four, an underdog in three and a toss-up in the other of games Golden Nugget Las Vegas has released betting lines for. These lines give a general idea of how highly oddsmakers regard teams before the season.

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Penn State softball coach Robin Petrini steps down after 17 seasons
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:38 pm

After 17 seasons at the helm of Penn State's softball program, head coach Robin Petrini announced her resignation on Friday, according to an Athletic Department press release.

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Monday 06/03/2013
Football: Big Ten announces east coast bowl
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:37 pm

The Big Ten isn't sitting idle during the offseason.

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Big Ten lacrosse conferences form
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:35 pm

Hockey won't be the only sport added to the Big Ten in the coming years.

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Tuesday 04/30/2013
Penn State Football: OL Anthony Stanko leaving team
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:14 pm

Penn State offensive lineman Anthony Stanko has left the team but will remain on scholarship as a student, coach Bill O'Brien announced at today's Coaches' Caravan in Reading, Pa.

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Monday 04/29/2013
Monday Feature: Q&A with 2014 commit De'Andre Thompkins
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:15 pm

De’Andre Thompkins, a four-star recruit out of Swansboro N.C., has high hopes for the class of 2014. We caught up with him about the commitment process, expectations and more:

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Penn State finishes No. 3 in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup winter standings
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:47 pm

For the eighth consecutive year, Penn State has finished in the top five of the Learfield Sports Directors' Cup winter standings, clinching the No. 3 position following this winter's performances.

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Thursday 04/25/2013
EIVA Tournament: Harvard battles past George Mason in five
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:42 pm

It took a while, but No. 3 Harvard squeezed past No. 2 George Mason in the first semifinal of the EIVA Tournament in five sets, 25-23, 26-28, 17-25, 25-22, 19-17.

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EIVA Tournament: Penn State men's volleyball heads to conference championship
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:42 pm

Thanks to sophomore Aaron Russell's 21 kill performance, Penn State is heading to the EIVA championship, defeating Princeton, 25-20, 25-17, 25-23.

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Lions look to extend season well through end of semester
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:43 pm

Continuing to compete

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Wednesday 04/24/2013
Penn State Football: Christian Hackenberg looking forward to competition with Tyler Ferguson following Steven Bench transfer
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:16 pm

With the news coming in today of Steven Bench's transfer from the Penn State football program, there is one less viable option standing in Christian Hackenberg's way to gain playing time this fall.

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Tuesday 04/23/2013
Penn State Football: 2014 recruit Chris Godwin commits to Nittany Lions
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:17 pm

Penn State secured a commitment from another recruit this week, bringing its 2014 recruiting class to six members.

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Saturday 04/20/2013
Penn State Football: Blue-White halftime notes
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

We've made it to the half here at Beaver Stadium, where chilly and often wet conditions have set the scene for the Nittany Lions' intra-squad scrimmage. The defense (blue) holds a 47-30 lead over the offense (white) at halftime and here are some of our main takeaways from the game so far:

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Penn State Football: Position switches coming in handy
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

Position switches are common in college football. Players grow, change and find a niche in some aspect of the game.

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Penn State Football: Nits grab fifth 2014 commit
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

Penn State snagged its fifth verbal commitment of the 2014 class today when North Carolina receiver De’Andre Thompkins pledged to join the Lions.

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Penn State Football: Nyeem Wartman embraces progress
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

Tyler Ferguson dumped the screen pass off to Deron Thompson and Nyeem Wartman sniffed it out from the start — drilling the running back toward the ground.

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Penn State Football: Competition at defensive tackle heats up
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

There’s only so many minutes in a football season, so Penn State’s defensive tackles are trying to make the most of them.

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Penn State Football: O'Brien candid, loose during annual Blue-White game
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

“We are!” “We have to a get a wave going.” “That’s a great run there, Akeel!” “Wheels! Wheels!”

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Penn State Football: Defense tops offense in Blue-White game, coaches plan to use as 'evaluation tool' moving forward
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

Coach Bill O’Brien, pacing the Beaver Stadium sidelines, spoke into his headset with a bit of a different request than usual.

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Penn State Football: Running backs Lynch, Thompson shine in breakout performances
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

Standing around, waiting for his chance to play in Beaver Stadium was all Akeel Lynch could do last season.

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Penn State football: Blue-White game scoring guide
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:19 pm

The annual Blue-White spring game pits Penn State's own against each other. Here's the breakdown of how the game is scored:

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Penn State Football: Leader of quarterback battle still unclear
Updated: July 27, 2013 - 2:18 pm

Coach Bill O'Brien said last week that the Blue-White game is primarily about the enjoyment of the fans, but following the game he mentioned that Saturday's performances would help hash out position battles.

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