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Chapter Updates: 
Posting Dates 

18 Sept. 2013  


Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter Tailgate at Beaver Stadium
for the Sept. 14th game.  Double Tap on above photo for enlarged view.
See photo gallery on Facebook - Here.

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SJS Chapter member Ralph Cooper with Professor Sophia McClennen at the Huddle with the Faculty held Saturday, Sept.14, 2013.  Now in its 21st year, Huddle with the Faculty is held on  fall football Saturdays.  Alumni and friends can learn about timely topics by the best and brightest at Penn State.  This yearís free Huddle with the Faculty lectures feature such wide-ranging topics as the accomplishments of Penn Stateís early presidents, the role of satire in democracy and the health of polar ice sheets.  Sept. 14 lecture topic: ďCan Satire Save Democracy? The Story of Stephen ColbertĒ by Sophia McClennen, Penn State professor of international affairs and comparative literature.  See other photos from a weekend in State College, PA in Facebook gallery - Here.

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06 Sept. 2013

Chapter Tailgating for all 2013 Football home games at University Park.
Join our South Jersey Shore Chapter for tailgating at every home game this year. Meet up with us the space # 481, located along the right-field side of the "Spikes" Baseball Field, just across the street from Beaver Stadium. The motor home is parked and ready at the site by 9 am of each game day. We'll see you in Happy Valley ...for every Penn State Home game.
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Chapter Alumni, friends and students are all welcome.
For 2013 Football Schedule, with Tailgate Themes, Tap Here.
For Tailgating Themes Sign-Up Sheets - Tap Here.
     (Instructions noted on page-one of Themes files.)

Share your photos on Facebook or send them to the Chapter email and we'll post them as the season progresses. Example: See R. Cooper's photo gallery from the opening game 31 Aug. 2013. > Tap Here. 

Join area Penn State Alumni & Friends Chapter
Watch for announcements on other Chapter activities for 2013.

Become a Board member or volunteer for a committee.  Step-up / Sign-up!  Itís as easy as a phone call or email > Joe Brady, Chapter President, (H) 652.8729 > psuJoe715@aol.com  

Tell a friend about the Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter. Direct them to this Website, Facebook or the Chapter's email > PennStateSJShore@yahoo.com    

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30 August 2013

Updates:
   - 2013-2014 Chapter Officers have been elected and posted here.
   - Chapter 2014 Membership and Scholarship Fund forms are posted here.
     Renewal and contribution requests will be emailed/mailed in the near future.

 Notes:
  - A new online system for Chapter membership dues and scholarship payment will be available this Fall. Watch for details. 

  - If you'd like to volunteer for Chapter committees, please contact Chapter President Joe Brady (phone and email listed below.  Also, Tailgating details the 2013 Football home games at University Park are also included below (July Posting).

 

25 August 2013

Chapter Scholarship Winners Announced
 
The Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapterís 2013 Scholarship winners were announced during this monthís Freshmen Sendoff gathering. Mackenzie Goddard, above, received the Ray Willett award from Bruce Engle, Chairperson of the Chapter Scholarship Committee. Katelyn McCormick, right, received the Jon Beattie scholarship from Al Beattie.
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Freshmen Sendoff Gathering

Incoming Penn State Freshmen from the South Jersey Shore area of Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Salem Counties, attend the annual Sendoff Party on August 7, 2013. See Photo Gallery on Facebook - here.

 

05 August 2013

9th Annual War on the Shore - annual THON fundraiser in Avalon.

Penn State SJS Chapter Board member Ralph Cooper participated in the annual War on the Shore THON fundraiser, held in Avalon in August 2013. The 9th annual event raised over $54,000 and was attended by several hundred. Pictured with Ralph is Adam Taliaferro, above and Jay Paterno, below.

 

01 August 2013

9th Annual War on the Shore - Saturday, Aug. 3rd, is the annual THON fundraiser in Avalon. While our Chapter is not directly involved, some members attend and we wanted to share the details here.

Penn State THON Fundraiser - 9th Annual War on the Shore
Key Information:
 - What: 9th Annual War on the Shore
 - When: Saturday August 3, 2013, 5:00 pm
 - Where: Jack's Place, 3601 Ocean Drive, Avalon, NJ
 - Cost: $60, payable at the door or online (see below). All proceeds go directly to THON!
Entertainment: LongMiles and DJ Jay Weiss
 - Food: Catering by Pappy's BBQ of Marmora/Ocean City NJ

This will be the 9th War on the Shore!  Last year the event raised $33,000!  The 8 year total is now up to over $152,000. The goal for 2013 is $50,000, which won't be easy without help from everyone!  See 9th Annual Promo Video with Jay Paterno and others.

    Main link > http://elpisfoundation.com/news-WOTS9.html

 

30 July 2013

 

Tailgating Themes announced for 2013 Football home games at University Park. See PDF file - Tap Here; Word file - Tap Here.
     (Instructions noted on page one of Themes files.)

Join area Penn State Alumni & Friends Chapter
Watch for announcements on other Chapter activities for 2013.

Become a Board member or volunteer for a committee.  Step-up / Sign-up!  Itís as easy as a phone call or email > Joe Brady, Chapter President, (H) 652.8729 > psuJoe715@aol.com  

Tell a friend about the Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter. Direct them to this Website, Facebook or the Chapter's email > PennStateSJShore@yahoo.com    

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27 June 2013

Special Note: Due to scheduling problems, the Chapter's Scholarship Dinner will not be held this year. However, the review of the 2013 scholarship applications has been completed by the Scholarship Committee. The announcement of the scholarship winners will be made in the coming weeks.

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2013 Penn State Football Schedule

Aug. 31 vs. Syracuse - 3:30 p.m.
(at New Meadowlands Stadium; East Rutherford, N.J.)

Sept. 7 - EASTERN MICHIGAN - 12 p.m.
Sept. 14 - CENTRAL FLORIDA - 6 p.m.
Sept. 21 - KENT STATE

Oct. 5 at Indiana
Oct. 12 - MICHIGAN - 5 p.m.
Oct. 26 at Ohio State - 8 p.m.

Nov. 2 - ILLINOIS
Nov. 9 at Minnesota
Nov. 16 - PURDUE
Nov. 23 - NEBRASKA
Nov. 30 at Wisconsin

(Dates and times as of 27 June 2013)

For 2013 Football Schedule, with Tailgate Themes, Tap Here.

 

 

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18 June 2013

Happy Summer. - Watch for upcoming announcements on the SJS Chapter 2013 Scholarship winners and plans for the Chapter's Student Send-Off Party in August.

We Are - New Jersey Strong

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18 May 2013

Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter
Supports Annual Relay For Life of Middle Twp.


Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter Board members participated in the Annual Relay For Life of Middle Twp., May 17, 2013.  Pictured, from left, Ralph Cooper, Gary Thomas, John McKee, Donna Thomas, Ginny Cooper and Joe Brady. Not pictured, Kelsey McKee, Penn State SJS Chapter Team Captain for this year's Relay event.  (Relay - Main Link)


Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter Supported Annual Relay For Life of Middle Twp., May 17, 2013


Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter Supported Annual Relay For Life of Middle Twp., May 17, 2013


Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter Supported Annual Relay For Life of Middle Twp., May 17, 2013

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Friday, May 17, 2013

Friendly Reminder - Relay For Life of Middle Twp.

Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter
Supporting the Annual Relay For Life of Middle Twp.
Friday, May 17, 2013 - Click on the Chapter's Relay for Life Page to sign up to participate/pledge.

Special Note: Annual Scholarship Dinner
Plans are still being developed to hopefully hold the Chapter Scholarship dinner mid-June 2013. There's been difficulty scheduling a potential speaker from Penn State.  However, the review of ten scholarship applications for this year is currently underway by the Scholarship Committee.  Details on both the dinner and the announcement of the scholarship winners will be available here in the coming weeks.

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24 April 2013

SAVE The DATE - May 17, 2013

Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter

Relay For Life of Middle Township
Friday, May 17, 2013 > Event Link

Click on the Chapter's Relay for Life Page to sign up to participate/pledge.

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04 April 2013

Scholarships Deadline - April 20th
The Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter is offering two $1,000 scholarships for 2013.  The Chapter's scholarship information has been sent to over 24 high schools in our 4-county coverage area.  Check in with your Guidance Office and apply soon.  The deadline for entries is April 20, 2013.

 Scholarship Application Form for 2013
Chapter Scholarship Poster
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Annual Blue & White Scrimmage
April 20, 2013
Blue and White Weekend Links
 > StateCollege.com

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HappyValley.com

Chapter's Annual Scholarship Dinner
Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter Scholarship Dinner will be held at the end of May, 2013.  Watch for details on the program speaker, location, etc.

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22 Mar. 2013

Scholarships
The Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter will be offering two $1,000 scholarships again this year.  The Chapter's scholarship information has been sent to over 2-dozen high schools in our 4-county coverage area.  Check in with your Guidance Office and apply soon.  The deadline for entries is April 20, 2013.

 Scholarship Application Form for 2013

Chapter Scholarship Poster

 

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03 Mar. 2013

Penn State SJS Alumni Chapter
Supports Jersey Shore Science Fair
The Jersey Shore Science Fair will be held at the Richard Stockton College on Saturday, March 16, 2013. One of our Penn State Chapter members has been involved in the judging of this fair for many years now and feels it provides a great benefit for the students. Many of the judges are from the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center Community and a cross section of Atlantic County and the South Jersey region.

The volunteer time for the judges is approximately 4-5 hours in the morning of March 16th. If you are interested in helping out with the fair please go to www.JSSF.us  to complete an online judges application. If you are a returning judge, please also visit www.JSSF.us  and complete the online judges registration form. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me and I will do my best to answer them or direct you to the person who can.

Thank you.
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Ralph Cooper,
Chapter Board Member > PennStateSJShore@Yahoo.com
Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter, Penn State Alumni Association
Web: www.PennStateSJShore.org

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23 Feb. 2013

SAVE The DATE - May 17, 2013

Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter

Relay For Life of Middle Township
Friday, May 17, 2013 > Event Link

Click on the Chapter's Relay for Life Page to sign up to participate/pledge.

 

 

17 Feb. 2013

Scholarships
The Penn State South Jersey Shore Alumni Chapter will be offering two $1,000 scholarships again this year.  The Chapter's scholarship information is sent to over 2-dozen high schools in our 4-county coverage area.  Check in with your Guidance Office.

 Scholarship Application Form for 2013

Chapter Scholarship Poster

 

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Future Chapter Events

Accepted Student Program
The 2013 Penn State Accepted Student Program will held in March. The date and location are to be determined.  The  Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter hosts this annual gathering to provide information and insight about the University.
   > See the 2012 event Photo Gallery on the Chapter's Facebook page.
(2011 Photo Page.)

Note: 2013 Spring Break will be March 3-9, 2013


 Blue& White Football Scrimmage
April 2013
Blue and White Weekend Links
 > StateCollege.com

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HappyValley.com

Annual Scholarship Dinner
Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter Scholarship Dinner will be held at the end of May, 2013.  Watch for details on the program speaker, location, etc.

Penn State Football Coming to New Jersey in August.
The Chapter is considering a bus trip to the Penn State - Syracuse Game, Aug. 31, 2013 at the MetLife Stadium.  Watch for further details.

 

Join area Penn State Alumni & Friends
Watch for announcements on other Chapter activities for 2013.

Become a Board member or volunteer for a committee.  Step-up / Sign-up!  Itís as easy as a phone call or email > Joe Brady, Chapter President, (H) 652.8729 > psuJoe715@aol.com  

Tell a friend about the Penn State South Jersey Shore Chapter. Direct them to this Website, Facebook or the Chapter's email > PennStateSJShore@yahoo.com  

 

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Links Back >
  What's New - 2012
  What's New - 2011
  What's New - 2010
  What's New - 2nd-Half of 2009

  What's New - First-Half of 2009

 

Email > PennStateSJShore@yahoo.com
www.PennStateSJShore.org
Page Date Stamp 19 September 2013

 

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