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Sport and Society for Arete-Penn State Scandal

Richard Crepeau | Posted 03.22.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

One of the biggest shocks to hit sportsworld in the past few years came in the form of the Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State University that led to the firing of Joe Paterno as head football coach.

Penn State and the Future

Davis Schneiderman | Posted 09.17.2012 | College
Davis Schneiderman

Anyone who has ever lived in Pennsylvania would need no reminder of the omnipresence of the state's football culture.

Sandusky Sex Abuse Report To Be Released Thursday

Reuters | Ian Simpson | Posted 09.09.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON, July 10 (Reuters) - An investigation into Penn State University's role in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal will be published o...

The Soul Within Penn State: Did Officials Cover Up Sandusky's Crimes?

Ellen J. Staurowsky | Posted 09.05.2012 | Crime
Ellen J. Staurowsky

The imprisonment of former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky after being convicted for sexually abusing 10 boys over the span of 15 years represents just one chapter in an evolving American tragedy.

Was Paterno Involved In Penn State Cover-Up?

Posted 06.30.2012 | Sports

With former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky imprisoned following his conviction on 45 of 48 counts of sexual abuse against 10 young...

Sandusky Will NOT Stand Trial. Now About Curley and Schultz...

Michael Smerconish | Posted 03.09.2012 | Crime
Michael Smerconish

Permit me one New Year's prediction about which I am absolutely certain, and two for which I have a strong hunch.

Penn State and the Blame Game

Amy Sepinwall | Posted 03.08.2012 | Sports
Amy Sepinwall

It has now been two months since scandal rolled into the Happy Valley. Much is still uncertain and yet the university, the surrounding community, and the nation as a whole remains fixated on the question of responsibility.

"Horsing Around" and the Penn State Scandal

Paul Katz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Paul Katz

As a gay man, over the years I have met men with varying degrees of comfort with their sexuality. The most repressed men were insistent that they were 100 percent heterosexual, and that any same-sex activity they would engage in was "just horsing around."

Suspected Child Abuse: Mandated Reporting or Moral Obligation?

Teresa Huizar | Posted 01.16.2012 | Impact
Teresa Huizar

I hope this outrage and anguish is a result of society reaching a point in which we expect the same courage of adults to report suspected child abuse, as we expect of victims in coming forward with disclosures.

Did Second Mile Charity Do Enough To Protect Its Children From Sex Abuse?

Posted 11.14.2011 | Impact

Though the CEO of the charity linked with the Penn State sex scandal -- and alleged cover up -- resigned Monday, could the nonprofit have done more to...

Suspend Football at Penn State

Andy Ostroy | Posted 01.11.2012 | Sports
Andy Ostroy

For the past several days now I've been literally sickened by the Penn State sexual abuse scandal and all the horrific images that get conjured up as a result. Nothing short of criminal charges and jail time would be a just punishment for those involved.

Lessons Learned From Penn State's Former Coach Joe Paterno

Wendy N. Powell | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Wendy N. Powell

Many say Paterno didn't do anything wrong, but the issue is, he didn't do the right thing.

Countering Child Sexual Abuse Amidst a Scandal: A Wake Up Call

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 01.09.2012 | Parents
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

While we may not be able to right any wrongs, there's a lot that can be done in combating future incidences of child sexual abuse. There's plenty that can be done in positively moving forward, and beginning the process of healing.

Should Joe Paterno Step Down?

Posted 01.08.2012 | College

In the wake of the sexual abuse allegations that have rocked Penn State University to its core, many are calling for some of school's top brass to ste...

Matt Millen Cries Discussing Joe Paterno, Penn State Scandal

Posted 01.08.2012 | Sports

The ongoing Penn State scandal, in which former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky has been accused of sexually assaulting eight boys over a span of...

Joe Paterno Press Conference Canceled

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.07.2012 | Sports

UPDATE: NYT reports Penn State administration preparing for Joe Paterno's exit from university. Days after shocking sex abuse allegations were lev...

Former PSU Linebacker Reacts To Sandusky Scandal

Posted 01.07.2012 | Sports

The shocking allegations that have arisen at Penn State regarding former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky's alleged sexual acts with minors he men...

Penn State Officials Surrender In Sexual Abuse Case

Posted 01.07.2012 | Sports

By The Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Two Penn State officials surrendered Monday on charges that they failed to report suspected child-sexual...

Abuse Of Trust: Accusations Of Child Sex Rock Penn State

Posted 01.06.2012 | Sports

By GENARO ARMAS, Associated Press STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- An emergency meeting of the Penn State Board of Trustees was held late Sunday in the wake o...