Why athletes at the world championships are receiving their medals early — then having them taken away

A man in a cap puts a medal around the next of a female athlete

It takes speed to win some of these medals at world championships. Key points: Podium finishers at the world championships are being awarded their medals straight after finishing their event The winners then have to hand back their medals, ahead of a traditional ceremony where they receive a medal they keep. Medals are engraved with …

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Chubby pets are no joke

Local Marine dies during training, remembered for sense of humor

Colleen Dougherty When the vet clinics opened back up for routine visits after COVID-19, I took two of my cats in and both had gained weight — one gained a whole pound! “Have you changed their food?” “No.” But…like many, I teleworked during much of the pandemic, and being that I don’t sit still well, …

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Trustees hear World Campus updates on supporting student success, enrollment

Trustees hear World Campus updates on supporting student success, enrollment

YORK, Pa. — The ways Penn State World Campus supports student success and enrollment growth, and how online education can help address emerging society and industry needs were among the topics discussed during the July 21 meeting of the Board of Trustees Committee on Outreach, Development and Community Relations. Renata Engel, vice provost for Online …

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