Other duties as assigned: One never knows what may fall under that catch-all phrase in job descriptions. For Penn State President Graham B. Spanier this past Friday night, "other duties" included driving the zamboni at the Penn State Ice Rink for the showdown between the Penn State Icers and No. 1 Ohio University.
Penn State President Graham B. Spanier looked to be quite at ease driving the zamboni to smooth the ice before the start of the ice hockey game.
The crowd had the "whiteout" on, with students wearing white to the game and filling the stands to support the team.
Penn State President Graham B. Spanier greets the crowd as he makes another pass across the ice on the zamboni.
After driving the zamboni, Penn State President Graham B. Spanier dropped the ceremonial puck. Penn State won the game 4-3 in overtime.