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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

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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...

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...

International Potluck

International Potluck

Xu Sun, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

At the International Potluck event organized by the International Student Office on March 1, international students prepared a variety of food from their home countries, such as Indian rice and Japanese...

PSH Esports Gaming Night

PSH Esports Gaming Night

Xu Sun, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

Penn State Harrisburg’s Gaming & Esports Club hosted the 2024 Spring LAN, a big get-together where game lovers gather and play games all night. They host tournaments, opportunities for door prizes,...

Badminton Doubles Tournament

Badminton Doubles Tournament

Rexha Cai, Staff Writer April 9, 2024

The Badminton Doubles Tournament is an annual event that encourages students to come together and engage in friendly competition. It is organized by the Global Ambassadors Program at Penn State Harrisburg....

International Student Community decorates eggs and baskets

Egg-cellent Decorating

Mitchell Carson, Staff Writer April 4, 2024

Penn State Harrisburg’s International Students Office got together on Good Friday to decorate eggs. At the event students could enjoy refreshments, decorate eggs using art supplies including...

Poems Travel Around the World

Poems Travel Around the World

Jessica Barb, Staff Writer April 2, 2024

Poetry, also known as verse, is considered a form of language that uses aesthetic and other rhythmic qualities of language and offers a way for people to express emotions in writing.  Penn State Harrisburg...

2024 IM Volleyball Champions Spiked Lemonade

Volleyball Hits At Finals

Mitchell Carson, Staff Writer March 14, 2024

After table tennis and badminton concluded their seasons, volleyball was next in line for intramurals. The season consisted of 19 teams. Bookman, Gimpies, Dirty Ducks, Big Motion, Abusement Park, I Like...

2024 Table Tennis Champion The Engineer

Table Tennis and Badminton Serve At Finals

Mitchell Carson, Staff Writer March 14, 2024

Intramural table tennis came in hot with 16 players trying to win the crown. The players were War Elephants, Big T, It’s Called Ping-Pong, Cubit. Phil Gaughan, Slam King Dave, Slam Squad Marlin, Captain...

A Sorority of Sisterhood

A Sorority of Sisterhood

Jessica Barb, Staff/Sports Writer March 12, 2024

The most well-known and popular fraternities and sororities are at Penn State University. Main Campus is also known to have multiple campuses located all around Pennsylvania. It becomes one big Nittany...

How to Climb the Ladder to Success

How to Climb the Ladder to Success

Jessica Barb, Staff/Sports Writer March 12, 2024

If there is anyone who quotes about the understanding of what the journey of success looks like, it would be Arnold Swarchzennager.  “You can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your...

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