The 2017 Homecoming Executive Committee and Penn State Military Appreciation Committee have announced that the 2017 Penn State Homecoming and Military Appreciation weeks will both be held Sunday, Nov. 5, through Sunday, Nov. 12. The 2017 Penn State Homecoming and Military Appreciation Game is set for Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in Beaver Stadium. For details, click here.
Tailgate photos by Kimberly Intorre. Game photos by Annemarie Mountz.
The local community, including the Borough of State College, is joining with Penn State this year in recognizing Military Appreciation Week Nov. 4-12 and encouraging community members to honor and thank those who have served. The Downtown … [Continue reading]
Two military publications have included stories about Military Appreciation Week at Penn State, which spans Nov. 4-13 and includes a number of events. The Military Advantage Blog - … [Continue reading]
The Office of Veterans Programs is looking for Penn State faculty or staff who are veterans, or veterans advocates, to volunteer as mentors and/or tutors for current Penn State student veterans. For more information, contact Office of Veterans … [Continue reading]
Although the 7,500 ticket allotment for military has been reached, donations are still being taken to pay for the tickets donated to active duty, Guard and Reserve military, veterans, and fallen and Gold Star families for the Penn State football game … [Continue reading]
The Military Appreciation Committee is seeking volunteers to serve at the 2016 Penn State Military Appreciation Day Tailgate, scheduled for 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Bryce Jordan Center. Volunteers are needed from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and … [Continue reading]
Active duty, Guard and Reserve military, veterans, and fallen and Gold Star families are now able to apply online for free donated tickets to the Penn State -- Iowa game on Saturday, Nov. 5 as part of the Seats for Servicemembers program. In its … [Continue reading]