Paterno named keynote speaker for Alumni Association

June 20th, 2015 6:36 pm

First Posted: 5/27/2009

"The Greater Scranton Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association is sponsoring its 31st Annual Penn State Night to be held on Friday, May 29 at Genetti Manor, Main Street in Dickson City. Penn State Night, the only major Chapter fundraiser, supports programming at Penn State and community service projects. The Keynote Speaker for the evening will be Penn State Football Quarterback Coach Joseph [Jay] Paterno, son of legendary football coach Joe Paterno. Jay last spoke in our area in 2002. At the dinner, five scholarships will be awarded, three to Penn State Worthington Scranton students and two to Penn State University Park students. The Male and Female Student Athletes of the Year from the Worthington Scranton Campus will also be recognized, as well as our Pride of Lions Award winner. Charity Signing will be on hand with a silent auction and sale of Penn State memorabilia. The event begins at 6 p.m. with a cash bar followed by the Dinner/Program at 7 p.m. Tickets are $ 50.00 each and may be obtained online at the Chapter website"