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Wpsu-Tv Celebrates Its 50Th Anniversary March 24, 2015
Glenn Thompson, R-PA
"Mr. Speaker, on March 1, Penn State University’s public television station, WPSU-TV, celebrated its 50th anniversary."
In Recognition Of Gloria Blandina For A Lifetime Of Service To Others March 4, 2015
Matt Cartwright, D-PA
"Born and raised in Pittston, Pennsylvania, she received a degree in early childhood education from West Virginia University in 1971. Ms. Blandina went on to receive her Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Marywood University in Scranton. She spent several years working at a day care center and teaching early childhood education at Penn State University before her appointment to the Children’s Trust Fund by Governor Tom Ridge in 1998. In addition to her numerous professional accomplishments, Ms. Blandina is an active member of her community. She volunteers with the Social Justice Committee to deliver food to individuals in need. She has served on the board of directors of Luzerne County Head Start, the Pittston YMCA, the Family Enhancement Center, and as the President of the St. Mary’s Assumption Home School Association for the Education of Young Children."
Congratulating Penn State Thon Participants February 24, 2015
Glenn Thompson, R-PA
"Mr. Speaker, over the weekend, Penn State University held its annual IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, more commonly known as THON, at the Bryce Jordan Center on campus."
Honoring Community Champion Sally Carlow Kohler February 2, 2015
Mike Kelly, R-PA
"Sally has actively participated in over 30 civic organizations, proudly making community service a central part of her life. She has served on countless advisory boards, committees, councils, and task forces, voluntarily committing her time and efforts to support these initiatives. As a result of her educational background and expertise, Sally’s participation has been an asset to various organizations, including Penn State Education Association—Department of Pupil Services (President), Mercyhurst College Alumni Board, Villa Maria Academy Board of Trustees, Erie School District Middle School Evaluation Committee (Chairman), Erie Guidance Counselors Association (President), Memorial School PTA (President), Northwestern Pennsylvania Personnel and Guidance Association (Secretary), Wayne School Truancy Prevention Program Board, Wattsburg School District Advisory Committee, and the Committee for Better Schools (Vice Chairman)."
Penn State University Women’S Volleyball January 26, 2015
Patrick Toomey, R-PA
"Mr. President, I wish to recognize the Penn State University Nittany Lions Women’s Volleyball program for winning the 2014 National Collegiate Athletic Association, NCAA Championship."

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