Ben Novak Addresses The Association Of Big Ten Students

Ben Novak addressed the Association of Big Ten Students (ABTS) on Aug. 15. Mr. Novak is a former trustee (1988-2000), former student body president (1964-’65), member of Lion’s Paw and was a leading advocate for the preservation of Mount Nittany through the Mount Nittany Conservancy.

Mr. Novak spoke on a wide range of issues, centered around the theme of rediscovering the spirit of the real university as first articulated by John Henry Cardinal Newman in his seminal work, The Idea of a University.

Mr. Novak’s address was covered by The Daily Collegian at Penn State, and the full video of his speech is now being made available here at Safeguard Old State.