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Marco Ciappetta

Marco Ciappetta is a junior Psychology, Political Science major from the "City of Champions", a.k.a. Pittsburgh. Let's go Pens. He also enjoys writing about the facts. You can tweet him @ciamarco5, or email him at mciappetta5@gmail.com.

Environmental Activists Come Together for Central PA People’s Climate Day

Environmental Activists Come Together for Central PA People’s Climate Day

The State College community came together Saturday for the Central PA People’s Climate Day, a non-partisan event that aimed to connect the community with...



Preacher vs. Teacher: The Willard Preacher and Sam Richards Debate Religion, Sex

Preacher vs. Teacher: The Willard Preacher and Sam Richards Debate Religion, Sex

Yesterday, the Willard Preacher and Professor Sam Richards met for another...


Students, Professors Debate International Trade at ‘The Great Debate’

Students, Professors Debate International Trade at ‘The Great Debate’

On Thursday, two teams debated the merits of liberal international trade policies in The Great...


‘The State Patriot’ Forms to Provide a Right-Wing Media Perspective

‘The State Patriot’ Forms to Provide a Right-Wing Media Perspective

Last week, the Bull-Moose Party, a political organization at Penn State in support of President Donald Trump, officially launched a student-run paper, The State Patriot,...


Jordan-Shockley Campaign Reflects on Historic UPUA Win

Jordan-Shockley Campaign Reflects on Historic UPUA Win

The winning candidates thanked their campaign staff and voters before looking ahead to their plans for the 12th...


Meet the Candidate: Spencer Davis

Meet the Candidate: Spencer Davis

Get to know at-large candidate Spencer Davis....


Meet the Candidate: Robert Griggs

Meet the Candidate: Robert Griggs

Get to know at-large representative Robert Griggs....


Meet the Candidate: Jordan Kalinowski

Meet the Candidate: Jordan Kalinowski

We recently spoke with Jordan Kalinowski, who is running for an at-large seat in the UPUA's 12th assembly, to talk about the initiatives he...


Meet the Candidate: Andrew George

Meet the Candidate: Andrew George

Meet Andrew George, a junior running to serve as an at-large representative in the UPUA's 12th...


Deliberation Held on Immigration Policy in response to Travel Ban

Deliberation Held on Immigration Policy in response to Travel Ban

Penn State students and community members gathered to deliberate on immigration policy Tuesday night....