Penn State Thon ended Sunday with the reveal of the total raised for the Four Diamonds Fund. Thon is the largest student-run philatntrophy in the world and the 46-hour event is held at the Bryce Jordan Center.
Four Penn State students were charged four months after Pennsylvania state police used a helicopter and horses to disrupt and unruly crowd at a tailgate outside Beaver Stadium before the Penn State-Ohio State football game.
Timothy Piazza, of Lebanon, New Jersey, died two years ago after going to a bid acceptance night at Beta Theta Pi. A multitude of former fraternity brothers pleaded guilty and a Pennsylvania law and research center have been named in honor of the Penn State sophomore.
Penn State University pledged at least $2 million to launch a research center to study Greek life. The building will be named the Timothy J. Piazza Center for Fraternity and Sorority Research and Reform.
A group of about 15 people gathered at the South Allen Street gates to protest Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg’s speech at Penn State University. Hogg’s lecture was presented by Penn State’s Student Programming Association.