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  • Penn State in the News | The Penn Stater Magazine | Page 2
    when knew she was doing interesting and important work in the field of retail labor issues Turns out she s making an even bigger impact than we realized Ton s research was the subject of a very cool feature in Sunday s New York Times Magazine in which the writer calls Ton a revolutionary force in the field of operations management and cites examples of major companies that have been influenced by her work For companies savvy enough to follow Ton s lead it s a seemingly simple equation pay your employees more and they ll do a better job when your employees do a better job your profits go up You can watch Ton explain her research in a TED talk here and check out her book The Good Jobs Strategy here Still searching There s been plenty of talk and rumors with even a little bit of reporting here and there but as of Monday morning Penn State has not found a new head football coach Much of the weekend buzz centered on University of Miami coach Al Golden 91 with reports that he had been offered the job and many hinting he was ready to accept it On Sunday Miami released a statement in which Golden said he was not a candidate for another position But could that change Mike Poorman 82 of StateCollege com says it could Meanwhile NFL com is reporting that there s mutual interest between Penn State and Mike Munchak 82 who was fired over the weekend by the Tennessee Titans Feel good football news Coaching uncertainty aside there are still plenty of reminders of why you love Penn State football Here are two During the first quarter of tonight s BCS national championship game John Urschel 12 13g will be honored on the field as the winner of the Campbell Trophy which Urschel was awarded last month as the nation s premier college football scholar athlete And over the weekend Nittany Lion linebacker Ben Kline posted an open letter to Nittany Nation at Onward State in which he writes passionately of the commitment of Penn State s players Great stuff Ryan Jones senior editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading January 6 2014 at 11 36 am Ryan Jones Leave a comment The Penn Stater Daily Nov 12 2013 Best for vets In case you missed it Penn State earned a timely honor yesterday afternoon when U S News World Report announced its rankings of Best Colleges for Veterans Penn State which has more than 900 veterans at University Park alone topped the list at No 1 Learn more here News you can snooze The average American gets fewer than six hours of sleep each night and according to Alan Derickson a Penn State professor of labor and employment relations and history that s not nearly enough In a blog post in yesterday s Harvard Business Review Derickson explains how manly wakefulness the idea

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  • Nittany Lions | The Penn Stater Magazine
    players ran through before the game And as someone who was at the game I can tell you that no group in attendance were more vocal in their support of either team than these students were for Pat Chambers and co As for what s next Guthrie is thinking big or rather he s thinking B1G He plans on using some of the leftover money the CDT mentioned that he has more than 1 000 left over to try and organize a bus trip to Happy Valley Guthrie says that there is still more work to do on that front but if there s another GoFundMe dedicated to raising money we ll happily throw a few bucks his way Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading February 1 2016 at 3 38 pm Bill DiFilippo Leave a comment Walter Bahr Makes the Cut Penn Staters know Walter Bahr as one of the best soccer coaches in school history but he is more widely known as one of the greatest soccer players in U S history In fact a panel of 20 American soccer writers journalists and analysts in British publication The Guardian just named the former midfielder the 24th best USMNT player of all time One voter asserted that Bahr who assisted on the only goal in the famous 1 0 upset of England in the 1950 World Cup is the greatest player to ever wear the red white and blue Bahr a National Soccer Hall of Fame inductee who we profiled in the fall of 2013 has Penn State ties that go beyond coaching Three of his four children were athletes in Happy Valley Chris 75 and Matt Bahr 79 were stars on both the pitch and the

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  • Penn State Basketball | The Penn Stater Magazine
    of either team than these students were for Pat Chambers and co As for what s next Guthrie is thinking big or rather he s thinking B1G He plans on using some of the leftover money the CDT mentioned that he has more than 1 000 left over to try and organize a bus trip to Happy Valley Guthrie says that there is still more work to do on that front but if there s another GoFundMe dedicated to raising money we ll happily throw a few bucks his way Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading February 1 2016 at 3 38 pm Bill DiFilippo Leave a comment Help Send These Future Penn Staters from Brooklyn to MSG Penn State s basketball game against Michigan at Madison Square Garden may have a group of special guests A GoFundMe page started by elementary school teacher Daniel Guthrie 10 is looking to raise funds to help get a group of first graders at Brownsville Elementary School in Brooklyn N Y to the game next Saturday You can read the full story as to how these students became such huge fans of the Nittany Lions here but the short version is Guthrie has Penn State paraphernalia all over his classroom This has led to his students falling in love with the school with two saying they already know that they want to go to Penn State There s also a delightful video of the class singing Hail to the Lion which is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face The original goal of 1 500 was surpassed earlier today Guthrie has since stretched the goal to 4 000 which he thinks should be enough to get his class and his

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  • From Brooklyn to The Garden | The Penn Stater Magazine
    college and Guthrie s ultimate goal is to inspire his students to go to college Among other things Guthrie told a wonderful anecdote about the subway ride over to the game mentioning that all of the children sang Hail to the Lion together The students also got the chance to make up the high five line that the players ran through before the game And as someone who was at the game I can tell you that no group in attendance were more vocal in their support of either team than these students were for Pat Chambers and co As for what s next Guthrie is thinking big or rather he s thinking B1G He plans on using some of the leftover money the CDT mentioned that he has more than 1 000 left over to try and organize a bus trip to Happy Valley Guthrie says that there is still more work to do on that front but if there s another GoFundMe dedicated to raising money we ll happily throw a few bucks his way Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading Related Entry filed under Athletics Tags Nittany Lions Penn State Basketball Garden Party Honors for Emily Burns Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in Email Address never made public Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress com account Log Out Change You are commenting using your Twitter account Log Out Change You are commenting using your Facebook account Log Out Change You are commenting using your Google account Log Out Change Cancel Connecting to s Notify me of new comments via email Trackback this post Subscribe to the comments via

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  • Bill DiFilippo | The Penn Stater Magazine | Page 3
    ice as much as possible Samuelsson admits that she really needs to work on her defense Fortunately for her a former NHL defensemen is only a phone call away Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading December 17 2015 at 4 18 pm Leave a comment Gerald Abrams Talks JJ and Star Wars Longtime film producer Distinguished Alumnus and Alumni Fellow Gerald Abrams 61 talked with FlipsidePA about Star Wars The Force Awakens and admitted that he told his son J J The Force Awakens director and producer not to get involved Despite knowing that J J received acclaim for his modern versions of older franchises like Star Trek and Mission Impossible Gerald was uneasy about what would happen if the new Star Wars film wasn t considered up to par After seeing the movie in advance of the Dec 18 release date the elder Abrams changed his tune saying that it was probably very smart that he did it and calling it the best work he s ever done The proud father who we wrote about back in 2011 also dove into his own role with the film while he didn t have official involvement he notes that his son invited him to the set and asked him to read through the script and make notes Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading December 15 2015 at 2 47 pm 1 comment A Memorial Garden for Bryon Dickson It s been a little over a year since Pennsylvania State Trooper Bryon Dickson 03 was killed in the line of duty at the Blooming Grove barracks Now according to The Pike County Courier the Pike County Master Gardeners are going to put together a memorial garden to honor the fallen trooper at the barracks The Master Gardeners program is part of Penn State Extension which looks to give people all across Pennsylvania access to university resources The entire project is projected to cost 11 714 and it needs your help Penn State Extension is soliciting donations for the memorial garden you can send checks payable to PSC Program Account to Penn State Extension 514 Broad St Milford PA 18337 Make sure you put Memorial Garden in the memo section Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading December 10 2015 at 1 41 pm Leave a comment Ryan McGarry Honored for Inspiring Hope via Weill Cornell Medical College Ryan McGarry has done a lot over the last decade Since graduating from Penn State McGarry 05 has become a physician directed the critically acclaimed documentary Code Black and became an executive producer for CBS television adaptation of the film In addition to all of that McGarry who we featured in our July August 2014 issue is a cancer survivor having battled a rare type of non Hodgkin s lymphoma

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  • For Victoria Samuelsson, Hockey is a Family Game | The Penn Stater Magazine
    that hockey was always the sport for her Her on ice ability also has roots in her career in Sweden Samuelsson played for Modo Hockey Dam a club in Sweden s top women s ice hockey league Additionally she was the assistant captain for her country s U18 team at the 2014 World Championship But despite having success for club and country Samuelsson always knew that she wanted to go to college So in 2014 Samuelsson decided to take a gap year played with a club team in the States and went through the recruitment process After garnering interest from a handful of schools Samuelsson decided that she wanted to spend her collegiate career in Happy Valley The facilities were a plus as was the opportunity to be a part of a new program But the biggest draw for Samuelsson was her desire to get into the Smeal College of Business Despite being a college freshman she understands that there is life after hockey I wanted to get my education so I can work Samuelsson said You can t really get that far in women s hockey and I feel like education is more important For now Samuelsson is one of the brightest young athletes at Penn State She s still working to get into the flow of being a student athlete her academic career over the last five years consisted of four years of online schooling and a post grad year and she is trying to round out her game so she can see the ice as much as possible Samuelsson admits that she really needs to work on her defense Fortunately for her a former NHL defensemen is only a phone call away Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like

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  • From the Archives: Penn Staters Aboard the USS Saipan | The Penn Stater Magazine
    89 The group was also joined by Joe Paterno well kind of they were joined by a cardboard cutout of Joe Pa Between the nine Penn Staters on this ship and the 15 aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt the Floating Lion doesn t just apply to the Blue Band s trademark drill Bill DiFilippo online editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading Related Entry filed under From the Magazine Tags Joe Paterno Military Penn State USS Saipan USS Theodore Roosevelt All the World s a Stage Even the Steps of Old Main Penn State s Partners in Music Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in Email Address never made public Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress com account Log Out Change You are commenting using your Twitter account Log Out Change You are commenting using your Facebook account Log Out Change You are commenting using your Google account Log Out Change Cancel Connecting to s Notify me of new comments via email Trackback this post Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed Recent Posts The Olympic

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  • The Floating Lions | The Penn Stater Magazine
    by Capt Craig Clapperton 89 the commander of the carrier and Capt Fred Pyle 90 the commodore of the carrier strike group The two have known each other since their days at Penn State as ROTC classmates Clapperton took command in July about a year after Pyle arrived aboard the ship Says Clapperton I knew right away what the situation was Our staterooms initially were right next to each other here on the ship and we were already planning out Penn State football games and making sure that those were the only games that we showed on TV on the ship It s easy to follow the experiences of the Roosevelt and its crew the ship s public affairs office maintains a robust presence on Facebook and Twitter and also publishes a blog that includes an electronic version of the crew s newspaper distributed on board three times a week B J Reyes associate editor Share this Email Print Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google LinkedIn Tumblr Like this Like Loading Related Entry filed under From the Magazine Tags Middle East Nuclear Engineering Persian Gulf UNavy USS Roosevelt Doug West on One of His Best Coaches Penn State Field Hockey Player Aurelia Meijer Gave the Best Interview Ever 1 Comment Add your own 1 From the Archives Penn Staters Aboard the USS Saipan The Penn Stater Magazine November 6 2015 at 12 07 pm the nine Penn Staters on this ship and the 15 aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt the Floating Lion doesn t just apply to the Blue Band s trademark Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in Email Address never made public Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress com account Log Out Change You

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