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  • Once again, Wall Street's best athlete is a Penn State grad

    Once again, Wall Street's best athlete is a Penn State grad
    Mark Rubin may have given up football for finance, but he hasn't given up fitness. The former Penn State player proved that once again last weekend. Rubin, who played receiver and safety for the Nittany Lions, won the Wall Street Decathlon for the...
  • Budget cuts prompt layoffs at Johns Hopkins University

    Budget cuts prompt layoffs at Johns Hopkins University
    Citing lower income from federal grants, Johns Hopkins University quietly laid off 41 administrative staff late last week, according to an item on The Hub, a Hopkins news website. Another 13 staff members were told that their jobs would be reorganized,...
  • Penn State's Elizabeth Chikotas takes top-20 finish at NCAA track championships

    Penn State's Elizabeth Chikotas takes top-20 finish at NCAA track championships
    Saucon Valley High graduate Elizabeth Chikotas capped her freshman season on the Penn State track team with a top-20 finish at the NCAA Division I championships. Chikotas placed 19th in the 5,000-meter run in 16 minutes, 34.43 seconds. She was one of...
  • For Bangor's Stani Schiavone, a satisfying end to her college golf career

    For Bangor's Stani Schiavone, a satisfying end to her college golf career
    As career days go, March 24 ranked pretty high for Stani Schiavone. The University of Mississippi senior won her first college golf tournament that day, shooting a career-best round of 65 in the process, that led her to being named the SEC player of the...
  • Penn State's Concert Choir to sing with Rolling Stones

    Members of Penn State University's classically trained Concert Choir will get to take the stage alongside Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones when the band plays Pittsburgh's Heinz Field. The legendary rock group often invites a local choir to sing backup...
  • OSHA investigating crane construction death at Penn State

    Federal workplace safety officials are investigating the death of a construction worker on Penn State's main campus. The Centre Daily Times (http://bit.ly/1JTKXAQ ) reports 29-year-old Jerod Chapman died when he was struck by the crane on Friday. The...
  • Pa. House exempts more youth workers from background checks

    Pennsylvania House members voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to exempt more people from a state law that requires background checks for those who work with children. The 180-9 vote sent the Senate the proposal to limit the checks for volunteers and...
  • D'Huy Engineering expands with four new principals, and other company news

    D'Huy Engineering expands with four new principals D'Huy Engineering Inc. has recently redefined and reinforced its commitment to clients based on its mission of "exceptional people pursuing remarkable results." Current principals M. Arif Fazil and...
  • Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse joins Big Ten

    Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse joins Big Ten
    After two seasons as an independent, Johns Hopkins' women's lacrosse program will play in the Big Ten Conference as an affiliate member beginning in the spring of 2017. The announcement, made Wednesday, returns the Blue Jays to conference play after...
  • Calvert Hall wide receiver Morgan Scroggins commits to Towson

    Calvert Hall wide receiver Morgan Scroggins commits to Towson
    Calvert Hall wide receiver Morgan Scroggins, who had more than 500 yards receiving last fall including two touchdown catches in last season's Turkey Bowl win, has committed to play for Towson. Scroggins made his announcement Tuesday on Twitter. At 6-...
  • Penn State's James Franklin favors early signing period, with conditions

    Penn State's James Franklin favors early signing period, with conditions
    The commissioners of college football voted Wednesday to postpone a vote on an early signing period until next year. Under the proposal, college football would have established a three-day signing period in December for high school seniors. Currently,...