California Here We Come!
From the wide sand beaches of Santa Monica and the swanky shops of Rodeo Drive
on the west side of L.A. to the stately elegance of Pasadena at the foot of
the San Gabriel Mountains, Penn Staters will be painting Tinseltown blue and
white before the Rose Bowl Game presented by Citi kicks off at 2:00 p.m. PST
on Jan. 1, 2009.
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Two of the 14 plays vying for “Pontiac’s Game Changing Performance of the
Year” are by Penn State players—Jared Odrick’s end zone sack for a safety against
Michigan and the Ohio State fumble recovered by Navorro Bowman setting up a
Nittany Lion Inn Seeks Lobby Artwork Proposals
Artists have a chance to leave their mark on one of Penn State’s most beloved
landmarks, The Nittany Lion Inn, and receive $10,000 in the process. As part
of the Inn’s latest renovations, Penn State is sponsoring a national competition
to select a painting or bas-relief for installation in its highly traveled
University Park’s towering elm trees—one of the country's nicest stands of American elms—are as familiar to Penn Staters as Joe Paterno and ice cream.
But a deadly disease could eliminate the stately elms from campus in just
a few years. Penn State researchers, arborists, and landscape planners are
in a race to save the trees.