A popular student-created drinking holiday may be losing its momentum.
After a tumultuous few days in Ukraine, some Penn Staters with ties to the country are speaking out.
They may look cute and cuddly, but these pups are all business.
THON is just a few days away and this year, there are new safety measures in place.
It's official. Penn State University names its 18th president Monday. Dr. Eric Barron will take over the position in May.
There are talks that a new Penn State President will be named at noon on Monday
It's a time to celebrate survivors and remember those who have lost their battle with breast cancer.
Penn State dismisses early Thursday because of winter weather.
Could Penn State be the first private entity to land a spacecraft on the moon? The Lunar Lion team at Penn State is hoping to make it happen.
Penn State Police are trying to find who kidnapped a female student over the weekend.
Supporters of the annual event can soon visit a physical store on Penn State's main campus.
You've heard of "Dominate the State." Well Tuesday, it's James Franklin's chance to "Dominate the State of the Union."
Penn State is under federal investigation for their handling of sexual assault compliance with Title IX.
President Obama is calling on the White House Task Force to combat sexual abuse at institutions of higher education.
Members of the Penn State and State College communities will gather Wednesday night to honor the memory of the late football coach.
Student loans are the second-largest form of consumer debt in the nation, passing credit card debt.
This is the seventh time someone fell or jumped from a downtown window or balcony in State College since October 2012.
Penn State Police are investigating an alleged rape on campus.
A new finance center will open this week on Penn State's main campus.
Documentary debuts in State College and looks at the fallout from the Sandusky scandal.
New documents unsealed from the protection of a grand jury show grand jury testimony transcripts and other items from former Penn State Legal Counsel, Cynthia Baldwin.
Thursday marks one year since a Penn State graduate student had her throat slashed on a bike trail.
People across the world are gathering Monday night to honor the late Nelson Mandela, even at Penn State University.
State College Police charge two Penn State students for anti-Semitic vandalism at fraternity.
As a result of construction in State College, several changes will be made to bus routes through the end of January.
It was a big day of celebration at Penn State as the 18th annual THON Family Carnival got underway.
The fourth annual Beaver Stadium Blood Drive will be held Tuesday from 11a.m. until 6 p.m.
Penn State standout wrestler Ed Ruth is charged with two counts of DUI.
Beta Sigma Beta says this year's Menorah Lighting Ceremony has a whole new meaning.
A big blood challenge in our region is experiencing a big shortage of donors.
A second investigation begins after the death of a Penn State student over the weekend.
State College Police are urging students to remember the use of synthetic or psychedelic drugs is dangerous and illegal.
Since a Penn State student's death Saturday, several questions have come up regarding the safety of high-rise apartment complexes in downtown State College.
Penn State costs for the Sandusky scandal near $52 million, per the latest report.
A Penn State student is behind bars after allegedly assaulting staff at Mount Nittany Medical Center.
Angie Koehle and KC Kantz discuss Pittsburgh's win over the Lions and Penn State's success against Purdue from the weekend.
Penn State student employees are worried about how the Affordable Care Act will affect them.
Penn State Police are already urging folks to use extra caution this holiday season.
WTAJ Sports Director KC Kantz shares his thoughts on the Steelers as well as Penn State's recent defeat to the Golden Gophers of Minnesota.
After one of the deadliest storms rips through central Philippines, local students with family there are speaking out.
Police say 12 vehicles parked at the rear of two fraternity houses in State College were vandalized.
Penn State president Rodney Erickson says he doesn't know where the statue is located.
A Penn State student is found guilty after stealing money from several dorm rooms.
Penn State's newest ad campaign is causing some confusion.
It's a sweet name for a dangerous drug that's sweeping the nation and showing up across Central Pennsylvania.
Penn State student engineers are at it again.
Penn State Police are investigating another sexual assault over the weekend.
University rejects 6 claims for being "without merit"
This week is Mental Health Awareness Week at Penn State.
Penn State's Dickinson School of Law is number one in the state for bar exam pass rate.
According to a recent study, more than 2 million youth across the U.S. work in agricultural production, one of the most hazardous industries.
The dates for Penn State's 2014 homecoming week have been announced.
Penn State officials warn there's been another sexual assault.
While some people call the government shutdown and debt ceiling a pain, others are using it to their advantage.
More students are getting their education at Penn State this year.
Former assistant football coach Mike McQueary is asking for 6 subpoenas to be served.
A rowdy Michigan fan gets pepper sprayed by police Saturday and a picture of the incident is going viral.
Costs for the Jerry Sandusky scandal have topped $50 million for Penn State.
The theme for this year's THON has been announced.
Penn State has outdone themselves, setting a record for research expenditures.
Penn State has upheld their decision to fire long-time Fencing Coach, Emmanuil Kaidanov.
KC Kantz talks Penn State and Steelers wins
A big win for Penn State sports, is also a big win for local businesses.
Outside of Beaver Stadium Penn State fans were keeping the memory of Joe Paterno alive.
The Nittany Lions opened the season (and their time at Pegula Ice Arena) with a 4-1 victory over Army on Friday night.
The search for the next Penn State president is close to being over.
A Penn State ticket glitch is a big win for one University organization.
Another alleged rape has been reported to Penn State Campus Police.
Two weeks into the shutdown and it's starting to take its toll on some classes and research projects at Penn State.
The former Penn State president wants grand jury transcripts from Cynthia Baldwin.
The government shutdown continues to affect folks in our region, this time people at Penn State.
Penn State officials say while it may seem like the number of rapes is increasing, it's actually the number of reports that are increasing instead.
PSU Campus Police are investigating another rape on campus.
The Nittany Lions allowed 486 yards of offense from Indiana, while they were held to just 70 yards rushing in the 44-24 loss to the Hoosiers.
If bugs don’t bug you, and critters don’t creep you out…State College is the place to be this weekend, because the “Great Insect Fair” is coming to campus!
It's game on for Penn State Men's Hockey team next week.
Instead of penalizing those who don't participate in a health screening, Penn State is now looking to reward employees who do.
Jerry Sandusky's hope for a new trial is denied.
Penn State is forming a task force to look at university-wide child care operations.
A Penn State student Board of Trustees member is withdrawing from the Paterno family lawsuit.
The project has faced multiple challenges.
Organization criticizes lawsuit brought forward by some Paterno family members, former players and supporters.
An ESPN poll shows national support for Penn State against the NCAA.
It's a topic of conversation that's continuing across the state and one many say is thanks to Jerry Sandusky.
Penn State's Faculty Senate voted on yet another change to the new health care initiative Tuesday.
A controversial pipeline project is set to begin next month on Penn State's main campus.
Penn State is taking big steps to make campus safer.
Fran Fisher turns 90 years old Monday.
Penn State's second annual conference on child protection and well-being will be held this week.
A Penn State student is arrested as a fugitive Wednesday.
The Penn State Board of Trustees will meet for their first meeting of the school year Friday.
Penn State is taking big losses when it comes to football bowl game profits, ticket sales for home games and donations.
Penn State professors have a new reason to brag.
Current Penn State fencers are fighting to get their coach back, saying he was fired for no reason.
A change of course for a university's controversial health care plan.
Will Jerry Sandusky get a new trial? That's the big question on everyone's mind.
The NitWits, with 1966 Team Captain Mike Irwin as special guest, recap Penn State's loss to The UCF Knights.
Average attendance at Beaver Stadium slipping since 2007.
Folks on Penn State's main campus remembered 9/11 Wednesday.
A new report puts Penn State on the list of top colleges in the nation.
State College Police are hoping to make a dent in their number one problem by going after underage drinkers.
A long-time Penn State Administrator will retire this year.
About 4,000 fewer in attendance compared to opening game in 2012.
Penn State Students create clear bag because of new stadium security policy.
At 89 years old, Bob Ritzmann is the oldest member of one of the most exclusive mascot clubs.
Have you read any good books lately???
Penn State has been named the best university in the state for students who want to go into the military.
An iconic Penn State landmark has reopened with a new look.
Lead prosecutor in the Sandusky trial tells CBS News he doesn't think Paterno was involved in a cover-up of Sandusky's crimes.
Pennsylvania Attorney General updates status of investigation into length of time it took to arrest the former coach.
A local group is showing their support for Joe Paterno and his 409 wins in a big way this weekend.
The new Penn State Wellness Initiative is continuing to cause controversy among university employees and administration.
Students and Middle East experts share their views.
The Nittany Lions take down Syracuse 23-17 in Christian Hackenberg's first start under center.
KC Kantz and Jacob Kaucher report from Met Life Stadium after rumors swirl that Hackenberg will get the start at QB Saturday.
This team installed an interim coach to take over duties.
Recent high school grad will lead marching band during Penn State-Syracuse football game. But she won't be wearing blue and white.
Stephen Obeng-Agyapong (NYC) and Glenn Carson (NJ) talk about going home for the Syracuse game.
As most fans would agree going to a college football game can be pricey, and a new poll says Penn State is one of the priciest.
This year's annual LION Walk kicks off in State College Thursday night.
The one day conference will be held on campus this year and is free to students.
Includes first dual in the Bryce Jordan Center since 2005.
Nittany Lions open Big Ten play at home for the 1st time in 5 years.
Just last week, Penn State fired one if their most successful coaches, sparking outrage in the university community.
Penn State's School of Nursing has received a new million-dollar grant.
Jerry Sandusky's appeal scheduled for next month will now be held inside a courtroom.
Nittany Lions looking to snag their 3rd straight Big Ten title.
Penn State University has fired one of their most successful coaches.
Defending Big Ten Champ Nittany Lion Volleyball team picked as conference favorite.
Neil Rudel, Mark Brennan, Mike Irwin, and K.C. Kantz break down the upcoming Penn State Football season.
The controversy continues at Penn State over a new healthcare plan initiative.
It's the first day back for Penn State students.
Weeklong campout will lead up to Homecoming football game.
Student returns to Penn State from Egypt, talks about violence in Cairo.
Seven more settlements have reportedly been reached.
It's move in weekend for Penn Staters, but some students are having to move into hotels.
This weekend is move-in time for Penn State students, and that means a lot of traffic.
Penn State's new controversial health plan initiative is gaining more participants.
Police will close part of busy road to create unloading zone.
A new research center will open on Penn State's main campus next year.
Several items are missing from a Penn State fraternity house.
The university has reached its first settlement with a victim in the Jerry Sandusky sex scandal.
For the first time in decades, Happy Valley will host an official marathon.
Event showcases leading-edge agriculture research and technology.
In an exclusive interview, Penn State President Rodney Erickson talks with WTAJ News about his plans for moving Penn State beyond the Sandusky scandal.
Penn State’s President defends a controversial policy.
Some fans say organization is being hypocritical.
Rob Cooper becomes 14th coach in 125-year history of the Nittany Lion Baseball program.
A controversial pipeline project is still worrying some area residents.
Penn State's party scene received yet another top ranking Thursday.