March 2017 Edition — News for Alumni Association Members
The Penn State Alumni Association will honor nine outstanding graduates with the Alumni Achievement Award during an official ceremony on March 31. Brief bios and more details on the award are now available.
Meet Penn State head football coach James Franklin, Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour and other Penn State head coaches when the Coaches Caravan returns to the road this spring.
Penn State’s trip to the Rose Bowl proved memorable for many fans, as evidenced by the messages that pored into our email inbox. Check out some stories in our recap here, and visit us on Instagram (@pennstatealums) for more submissions.
Learn why participating in April’s Career Fitness Challenge might be just what you need to get you thinking about what you want from your career.
Under the direction of Dr. Anthony Leach, Essence of Joy is one of the fantastic acts performing at the 2017 President’s Concert.
Penn State Capital Day takes place March 22 and brings together the Penn State community and Pennsylvania elected officials, with a high-energy rally in the Capitol rotunda capping the day’s events. You can join the conversation online by using #PSUCapitalDay on social media.
You’re almost home—Blue-White Weekend is approaching, and so are the events you won’t want to miss.
Describing THON Weekend is difficult because it’s more than just an event, and also because the inspiring efforts from our students and alumni groups take place more than one weekend a year. Still, THON Weekend remains an unforgettable 46-hour experience you have to see to believe.