Our February – March 2016 of Pride of Lions is available here.
In this issue:
Penn State Alumni Association Presidents In The News:
Kevin Steele (PSAA President 2015-Present)
- “As the alumni association confronted how to react to the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal, Steele helped guide the group to its decision – which became not taking an official position,” said Steve Wagman, the association’s vice president. Read more: Montco’s Steele Thrust In Spotlight, Philly.com 11 January 2016
- A Primer on the Bill Cosby Case In Pennsylvania (SoundCloud Audio) – Michael Smerconish talks with Theodore Simon, Pas President of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys. 4 January 2016
Cynthia Baldwin (PSAA President 1989-1991)
- “We hold that Ms. Baldwin was incompetent to testify as to Curley’s communications with her,” the panel wrote in a ruling related to Curley specifically, though similar wording was offered in all three opinions. “We find that, even assuming Ms. Baldwin represented Curley in an agency capacity, his communications to her regarding being subpoenaed to testify before the criminal investigating grand jury were privileged.” Read more: PA Superior Court Judge Bowes ruling, 22 January 2016
- Most Serious Charges Dropped Against Spanier, Schultz, Curley – Onward State, 22 January 2016
Penn State Alumni Association Financial Statements
For the first time in its 146 year history, the Penn State Alumni Association has commissioned an audit of its activities and made that information available to the membership.