Dawn graduated from Penn State in 2002. As a student, she never missed a football game. She camped out for front row seats before it was cool and danced in Thon. She currently lives outside of Philadelphia. She enjoys teaching, yoga, and being a new mom.

Posts by Dawn Meyer

Tragedy

Tragedy

I thought this was it. My fifth season of writing for Lions Pride. Five seasons of struggle and hope for our Nittany lions. I thought this was finally the year. The year we’d get our next Heisman Trophy winner. Our next national championship. I thought this was it....

More Than Michigan

More Than Michigan

A white out night game. The largest crowd in history screaming out WE ARE PENN STATE as one. The Blue Band pregame show literally rocking the house. Our 6-0 team versus the adversary that crushed us last year. It doesn’t get any better than that. Well, unless the...

The Pause

The Pause

This season feels like a roller coaster to me– the part when your car clicks into the mechanism that pulls it to the top of the first, biggest hill. Clink, clink, clink. At first, it’s all excitement. Starting the season ranked, we mostly sailed through Akron,...

Greatness

Greatness

Generations of Greatness. I wish I had been in the stadium so I could offer a more complete critique of the event, but I will say I found the uniforms amusing. Our uniform has changed so subtly over the years that in order to make a throwback uni look any different,...

We Believe

We Believe

Check your pulses. Everybody ok? Still breathing? I hope your heart rate has finally returned to normal. Good. Grief. I almost needed a cardiac intervention. I’m somebody who thinks crying at sports is a bit much unless we’re talking Remember the Titans,...

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