Author: Joshua Bauer

Alumni Spotlight: Kat Kobylt

Katharine “Kat” Kobylt is a Penn State graduate from the class of 2016. She majored in Meteorology and currently works with catastrophe modeling throughout the United States. She was involved in a few clubs and organizations during her time at Penn State, and utilized many resources available to Penn State students during her academic career.…
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Alumni Spotlight: Thomas Clyde

Thomas Clyde is a 2009 graduate from the Pennsylvania State University, majoring in History and minoring in Sociology. Thomas’s current role is a Digital Marketing Manager for the J.M. Smucker Company in the Cleveland, Ohio area, where he works on marketing strategies for key brands like JIF, Smuckers, Uncrustables, and Crisco.  Thomas says he chose to attend…
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Alumni Spotlight: Angelo Fields

Angelo Fields graduated from Penn State with an undergraduate general science degree in 2000 and an MBA in 2013. During his undergraduate career, Angelo was involved with the Penn State Lion Ambassadors and was an avid fan of Penn State athletics. In his current role, Angelo is a Marketing Manager for Nestle USA, specifically on…
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Alumni Spotlight: Jenna Spinelle

Jenna Spinelle is a 2008 Penn State graduate, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism. She was very involved during her time as a student, acting as a member of Homecoming and the Pre-Law Society, a reporter for the Daily Collegian, and a Schreyer Honors College scholar. Jenna still resides in State College, now working for…
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Alumni Spotlight: Michelle McDyre

Michelle McDyre, a 2013 graduate of the College of Liberal Arts, currently works with a child advocacy center in Montgomery County. As a Penn State student, Michelle worked at LionLine and was a member of the criminal justice club, working on their speaker series. Today, Michelle lives in Phoenixville, PA, and enjoys trying new Pinterest…
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Alumni Spotlight: PJ Mullen

PJ Mullen graduated from Penn State in 2007 with a degree in Telecommunications. During his time at Penn State as a student, PJ was involved with the PSU Comm Radio program, as well as helping broadcast THON. Today, PJ is still in Happy Valley, working for Penn State Athletics as the Director of Marketing.  PJ…
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Alumni Spotlight: Meaghan DeMallie

Meaghan DeMallie is a 2015 graduate of the Smeal College of Business with a degree in Marketing. During her time at Penn State, Meaghan was involved in THON and her sorority, Pi Phi. Today, Meaghan works in brand management full-time while also attending graduate school at the University of Chicago. It wasn’t until she joined…
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Honorary Grand Marshall’s Paul and Martha Sharkey

Martha & Paul Sharkey are the Founders of Today is a Good Day, a non-profit providing personal and financial support for families with babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Martha and Paul founded Today is a Good Day in honor of their daughter, Claire, and in memory of their daughter, Mary. They welcomed…
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Grand Marshal Farnoosh Torabi

This year we are thrilled to announce our 2019 Grand Marshal Farnoosh Torabi! Be sure to look out for her during our 100th Homecoming celebration! #CenturyofStories Stay up-to-date on all things Penn State Homecoming by following us on Twitter and Instagram.

Alumni Spotlight: Susan Robinson

Susan Robinson is a 1994 Penn State graduate. She started off studying biology in hopes of becoming an orthopedic surgeon. “During my sophomore year, I was diagnosed with a genetic vision impairment, and [now I] am legally blind — so I changed [my] major to health policy and administration with minors in business and economics.”…
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