Students can post FTCAP advice on YouTube, win prizes

University Park, Pa. -- The Division of Undergraduate Studies is preparing for the summer 2009 First-Year Testing, Consulting, and Advising Program (FTCAP) and invites current students to help by developing short YouTube videos about lessons learned during FTCAP or general advice for incoming first-year students. Entries may feature a favorite Penn State tradition, tips for the first year on campus, how best to prepare for FTCAP, or other ideas to help new students. The most useful, creative and well-done videos will be included in FTCAP material used this year, and winning students will receive prizes. The deadline is midnight on March 31. For details, contact Laura Brown,, or Terry Musser,

Last Updated March 24, 2009