A campus mourns Paterno’s death

Photo posted January 23, 2012 in Sports, News, Joe Paterno by Chloe Elmer and Jill Knight

Several thousand people conducted a half hour long candlelight vigil in front of Old Main Sunday evening, then walked to the Joe Paterno statue at Beaver Stadium in memory of the legendary Penn State football coach who died Sunday morning after losing a battle with lung cancer.

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Chloe Elmer

2012 Graduate / Visual Journalism

Chloe Elmer graduated in Spring 2012 with a major in visual journalism and a minor in psychology. She was the photo editor and an active staff photographer for The Daily Collegian, Penn State’s independently-run student newspaper.
She traveled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2012 for a class on international reporting. In the summer of 2010, she spent 10 weeks in London, where she interned at Archant, the largest independently-owned media company in the United Kingdom. These experiences helped her to gain valuable global professional experience and a more independent mindset.
Though she enjoys photographing any type of event, sports and spot news are two of her favorites. She is currently widening her skills through wedding and portrait photography