Stray Thoughts from Blue and White Weekend

I have a few thoughts after attending this weekend Blue and White Game. 1. The Punting Game On fourth down, the teams punted the ball every time. Why? Wouldn’t it be better for the offense to go for it on fourth down? Actually, it is better but most coaches, college and professional, still bring out the…

The Trustees Race: How I Voted

I voted for these three candidates because they would be the best advocates of Penn State on the Board of Trustees. I made my selections after reading everyone’s profiles and position statements on the official Trustees website and StateCollege.com. I must say, it is difficult deciding on a slate of candidates when there are thirty-one individuals in the…

Supporting Holocaust Education in Pennsylvania

Welcome back to my blog. For my first official post, I decided to write about why I support teaching the Holocaust in Pennsylvania schools. I first became aware of the push to mandate Holocaust education in PA public schools through my time at the Anti-Defamation League. Two legislators from Greater Philadelphia, Rep. Brendan Boyle and…

Welcome to the Blog

Whether you are familiar with my past work, or are a first-time reader, I welcome you to my new blog, “Words with Walter Langkowski.” I established this site to share with the public news and views that merit attention beyond Twitter’s 140-character limit. I hope you’ll visit the blog again after this introductory article. Going…