More than $50 million in University legal fees. At least 52 counts of child molestation spanning 15 years. All from one repugnant and malevolent human being that has a special and infernal place in the bowels of hell with his name on it.
The rally cry heard across Happy Valley as always been “We are…Penn State.” However, that cry has been muted insurmountably because in most Americans’ minds, we are not Penn State.
Needless to say, the mile-wide skidmark Jerry Sandusky and Joe Paterno left on that once-esteemed university makes that campus squawk more of a reminder of the past than the pride of the present.
Faculty know this. Students hate this. And now, the ivory towers has done something to change this. Whelp, kinda.
The university has officially rolled out its new branding campaign, Penn State Lives Here. I get the wording — in essence, what is here now should be the merit of the campus.