Cooney Meets World

Cooney Meets World: Shaved face thoughts

Last week, Brian Bayer, campus editor of The (award-winning) Carroll News, told you in “The Bayer Necessities” his thoughts on facial hair. If you’ve seen him walking around campus recently, though, you’ve noticed that the “squirrel” on his face has been shaved off. Apparently, the beard wasn’t growing on him that much. While I agree…

Cooney Meets World: The memory and lessons of JoePa

I am not a member of the Penn State family, but I grew up in Pennsylvania so I have some idea of what the school and its football team mean to people who live there. I’m also a Penn State fan, to some extent. Joe Paterno was someone I admired because of his longevity at…