The independent voice of the students of Penn State Harrisburg

The Blue & White Journal

The independent voice of the students of Penn State Harrisburg

The Blue & White Journal

The independent voice of the students of Penn State Harrisburg

The Blue & White Journal

Field Hockey Team.

Making History

Caleb Steindel, Sports Editor April 9, 2024

Penn State Harrisburg Athletics is launching a brand-new field hockey program led by Head Coach AJ Misselhorn beginning in the fall of 2024. Recently, she joined Nittany Watch to discuss the program outlook...

The 2023-24 Penn State Harrisburg Womens Basketball Team.

Lady Lions Win United East in Historic Season

Caleb Steindel, Sports Editor April 9, 2024

Every successfull season must come to an end, and for the women’s basketball team of Penn State Harrisburg, it did on March 1st in the Division III NCAA Tournament. However, the season didn’t end before...

Freshman Cooper Wheeler competes in a challenge match.

Tennis Tops LBC, Continues Successful Season

Caleb Steindel, Sports Editor April 9, 2024

The outcome was never in doubt for both the men’s and women’s squads as they hosted Lancaster Bible College in their final March match. With shutout victories for both teams, the Lions continued what...

Sophomore Kierstyn Smith pitches against Elizabethtown.

Softball Seeks Championship

Caleb Steindel, Sports Editor April 9, 2024

The Penn State Harrisburg softball team has seen plenty of regular season and postseason success over the past few years, but the United East Championship trophy has thus far eluded them. However, with...

Womens Team Celebrates Win Over Penn College.

Basketball Teams Clinch Championship Berths

Caleb Steindel, Sports Editor April 9, 2024

Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams have officially punched their tickets to the 2024 United East Basketball Championships. For the men, it’s the second time in three years they’ve accomplished...

Local fisherman spending time at his favorite spot

The Unpredictable Weather of Pennsylvania and it’s Effect on Central PA Fishing

Marco Alicandri, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

     As spring slowly starts to sprout across the landscape of Central Pennsylvania, local residents who like to fish are looking forward to the start of the fishing season. However, this year, the...

Nittany Lions Tame the Wildcats

Nittany Lions Tame the Wildcats

Anthony Alviani, Sports Writer April 9, 2024

Students, faculty, and parents gathered on February 19th to cheer on the Nittany Lions as they began their playoff run in the United East Division Tournament. The Lions had to win the tournament to...

Student working on programming

A Look at Penn State Harrisburg: College Freshmen Trying to Thrive in Their First Year

Marco Alicandri, Staff Article April 9, 2024

    The first semester of college can be very exciting and nerve racking for a lot of new students and freshmen.  Every college campus is filled with the energy of a new class of students making their...

Overlook of presentation

Empowering Change

Anthony Alviani, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

Activist and public speaker Omar Mussa visited the campus on Thursday, January 11, to provide insight into the history of Palestinians for students and visitors. The event was held in the Kulkarni Theatre...

Penn State Harrisburgs mens basketball team at the Orange 4 Owen Game.

Harrisburg Wins Twice in Orange 4 Owen Doubleheader

Caleb Steindel, Sports Editor April 9, 2024

On Saturday, January 20th, both the men’s and women’s basketball squads defeated Lancaster Bible College in the annual special event to raise awareness about distracted driving. The Penn State Harrisburg...

Rhyme it out PSH Rap Night

Rhyme it out PSH Rap Night

Xu Sun, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

The African Student Association and Black Student Union joined forces to host “Rhyme it Out” on February 23, an event that promoted creativity through rap. It was a battle rap improv that consisted...

Girls painting on a canvas

Bubble Tea & Painting Night

Rexha Cai, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

The International Women’s Group at Penn State Harrisburg organized the Bubble Tea and Painting Night where girls came together to have boba tea and create their paintings. The International Women’s...

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