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Comedian Jim Gaffigan to Perform at Bryce Jordan Center

- Geoff Rushton

Popular comedian Jim Gaffigan is bringing his Noble Ape Tour to the Bryce Jordan Center.


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Founders' Day to Celebrate Penn State's 162nd Birthday Founders' Day to Celebrate Penn State's 162nd Birthday
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gabriela Stevenson
Penn State's Lion Ambassadors will host the annual Founders' Day celebration commemorating the day the charter was signed for what would eventually become the Pennsylvania State University. [Read More]
SCASD 'Straight Talk' Session to Focus on Childhood Anxiety SCASD 'Straight Talk' Session to Focus on Childhood Anxiety
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College Area School District will host the next session in its Straight Talk series tonight with a presentation on mindfulness-based solutions to childhood anxiety. [Read More]
Take Charge of Your Life
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Take Charge of Your Life
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
I was so impressed with Brian Price’s presence and his message to an HVAC class at CPI. He is such a great role model for the young students in the class. But I had no idea what I would learn when I asked if I could interview him for this column. It’s both tragic and heroic. [Read More]
On Center: Wilderness On Center: Wilderness
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Mark Rafacz, Town&Gown
A new multimedia play by En Garde Arts, the company that brought Basetrack Live to Penn State in 2014, juxtaposes projected interviews with real people and actors on stage to tell the stories of teenagers and young adults grappling with addiction, depression, anxiety, and other mental-health issues. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will be without freshman guard Nazeer Bostick for at least two weeks according to coach Pat Chambers speaking to the media on Monday afternoon. [Read More]
THON 2017: Highlights from the Final Four Hours
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THON 2017: Highlights from the Final Four Hours
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Dancers in Penn State's 46-hour Dance Marathon look forward to the final four hours all weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football Coaches Wear Singlets to Congratulate Wrestling Team Penn State Football Coaches Wear Singlets to Congratulate Wrestling Team
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
On Monday, Nittany Lion football coach James Franklin and his staff congratulated Coach Cael Sanderson's squad in style. [Read More]
Jerry Sandusky Hearing Scheduled for March Jerry Sandusky Hearing Scheduled for March
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Jerry Sandusky will be back in Centre County Court next month. [Read More]
State College Real Estate Agent to Be Featured on 'House Hunters' State College Real Estate Agent to Be Featured on 'House Hunters'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College area will play a starring role on tonight's episode of HGTV's House Hunters. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Storms Back Against Oklahoma State for NWCA Title Penn State Wrestling Storms Back Against Oklahoma State for NWCA Title
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
The Nittany Lions fell behind the Cowboys 13-0 after the first three bouts, but managed to win the last seven for a 27-13 win to take its second-consecutive National Dual Championship. [Read More]

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SCASD 'Straight Talk' Session to Focus on Childhood Anxiety SCASD 'Straight Talk' Session to Focus on Childhood Anxiety
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College Area School District will host the next session in its Straight Talk series tonight with a presentation on mindfulness-based solutions to childhood anxiety. [Read More]
Take Charge of Your Life
Column
Take Charge of Your Life
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
I was so impressed with Brian Price’s presence and his message to an HVAC class at CPI. He is such a great role model for the young students in the class. But I had no idea what I would learn when I asked if I could interview him for this column. It’s both tragic and heroic. [Read More]
On Center: Wilderness On Center: Wilderness
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Mark Rafacz, Town&Gown
A new multimedia play by En Garde Arts, the company that brought Basetrack Live to Penn State in 2014, juxtaposes projected interviews with real people and actors on stage to tell the stories of teenagers and young adults grappling with addiction, depression, anxiety, and other mental-health issues. [Read More]
State College Real Estate Agent to Be Featured on 'House Hunters' State College Real Estate Agent to Be Featured on 'House Hunters'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College area will play a starring role on tonight's episode of HGTV's House Hunters. [Read More]
Concert to Benefit Hearts for the Homeless as Agency Looks to Expand Housing Concert to Benefit Hearts for the Homeless as Agency Looks to Expand Housing
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Brackenbury
A country music concert this month will serve as a major fundraiser for the Hearts for the Homeless program, which is seeing a growing need for its services and is now looking to add transitional housing in Bellefonte. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News
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Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
From the latest on Penn State's facilities master plan to the Coaches Caravan and a Pro Day that could conceivably (but not likely) include underclassmen, the weeks ahead will be busy ones for James Franklin and PSU football. [Read More]
Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra to present ‘Mostly Mozart’ Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra to present ‘Mostly Mozart’
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to The Gazette
The Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra will perform “Mostly Mozart” at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Bellefonte Area High School auditorium, 830 E. Bishop St. [Read More]
Bellefonte Art Museum Features Western Theme for Centre County Reads Kick-Off Bellefonte Art Museum Features Western Theme for Centre County Reads Kick-Off
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to The Gazette
The Bellefonte Art Museum will host a Centre County Reads kick-off event celebrating Stacey Lee’s Under a Painted Sky from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. [Read More]
Downtown Summer Music Festival Gets New Name, Headlining Act for 2017 Downtown Summer Music Festival Gets New Name, Headlining Act for 2017
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Downtown State College Improvement District's annual summer music festival is getting a new name this year, and it's booked a headlining act. [Read More]
Centre County Community Continues to Rally Behind Transplant Recipient Centre County Community Continues to Rally Behind Transplant Recipient
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to The Gazette
Michael Keller has received a second chance at life. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will be without freshman guard Nazeer Bostick for at least two weeks according to coach Pat Chambers speaking to the media on Monday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football Coaches Wear Singlets to Congratulate Wrestling Team Penn State Football Coaches Wear Singlets to Congratulate Wrestling Team
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
On Monday, Nittany Lion football coach James Franklin and his staff congratulated Coach Cael Sanderson's squad in style. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Storms Back Against Oklahoma State for NWCA Title Penn State Wrestling Storms Back Against Oklahoma State for NWCA Title
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
The Nittany Lions fell behind the Cowboys 13-0 after the first three bouts, but managed to win the last seven for a 27-13 win to take its second-consecutive National Dual Championship. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News
Column
Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
From the latest on Penn State's facilities master plan to the Coaches Caravan and a Pro Day that could conceivably (but not likely) include underclassmen, the weeks ahead will be busy ones for James Franklin and PSU football. [Read More]
Penn State Offensive Tackle Charlie Shuman Brings 'Servant Leadership' to THON Penn State Offensive Tackle Charlie Shuman Brings 'Servant Leadership' to THON
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - David Abruzesse
Charlie Shuman — Penn State football’s representative dancing in THON — is here for a reason far bigger than himself. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: History Turns To Heartbreak As Minnesota Wins In OT 4-3 Penn State Hockey: History Turns To Heartbreak As Minnesota Wins In OT 4-3
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With a minute and 26 seconds remaining in regulation Denis Smirnov took long strides as he approached the puck, the crowd standing and cheering, equal parts excitement and terror. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Players Race, Give Tours And Play Jenga With THON Families Penn State Football: Players Race, Give Tours And Play Jenga With THON Families
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football players entertained more than 20 THON families on a sunny Saturday afternoon at the Lasch Football Building playing everything from Twister to Jenga and eating ice cream. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling: No. 1 Nittany Lions Set to Face No. 2 Cowboys Penn State Wrestling: No. 1 Nittany Lions Set to Face No. 2 Cowboys
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Andy Elder
Penn State wrestling coach Cael Sanderson makes no secret that he and his Nittany Lions want to win every competition they enter, no matter what it is. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Third Period Pushes Minnesota Past Penn State 6-3 Penn State Hockey: Third Period Pushes Minnesota Past Penn State 6-3
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fell 6-3 on Friday night despite a strong first period as Minnesota made the most of its late chances to push past the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Feb. 17-19 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Feb. 17-19
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Friday, Happy Valley! This weekend in the State College area brings THON, along with a host of other activities. [Read More]

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Founders' Day to Celebrate Penn State's 162nd Birthday Founders' Day to Celebrate Penn State's 162nd Birthday
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gabriela Stevenson
Penn State's Lion Ambassadors will host the annual Founders' Day celebration commemorating the day the charter was signed for what would eventually become the Pennsylvania State University. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will be without freshman guard Nazeer Bostick for at least two weeks according to coach Pat Chambers speaking to the media on Monday afternoon. [Read More]
THON 2017: Highlights from the Final Four Hours
Video
THON 2017: Highlights from the Final Four Hours
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Dancers in Penn State's 46-hour Dance Marathon look forward to the final four hours all weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News
Column
Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
From the latest on Penn State's facilities master plan to the Coaches Caravan and a Pro Day that could conceivably (but not likely) include underclassmen, the weeks ahead will be busy ones for James Franklin and PSU football. [Read More]
THON Family Hour: 'Know That You Are One of the Best Things to Ever Happen to Us' THON Family Hour: 'Know That You Are One of the Best Things to Ever Happen to Us'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The families who inspire year-round fundraising and a 46-hour dance marathon took center stage on Sunday afternoon as THON 2017 headed into its final hours. [Read More]
THON 2017 Raises $10,045,478.44 'For The Kids' THON 2017 Raises $10,045,478.44 'For The Kids'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A year of fundraising culminating in this weekend's 46-hour no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon has come to a close. [Read More]
Penn State Offensive Tackle Charlie Shuman Brings 'Servant Leadership' to THON Penn State Offensive Tackle Charlie Shuman Brings 'Servant Leadership' to THON
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - David Abruzesse
Charlie Shuman — Penn State football’s representative dancing in THON — is here for a reason far bigger than himself. [Read More]
Athletes Entertain at THON Pep Rally Athletes Entertain at THON Pep Rally
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
One of the most popular events of THON weekend, the annual pep rally once again did not disappoint on Saturday night in the Bryce Jordan Center. [Read More]
Penn State’s Red Cell Analytics Lab Uses THON and Technology to Better Prepare for Disasters Penn State’s Red Cell Analytics Lab Uses THON and Technology to Better Prepare for Disasters
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Patrick Cines
Student researchers in Penn State’s Red Cell Analytics Lab are using THON to better understand how to develop strategies to mitigate security threats. The name “Red Cell” is a reference to military teams who adopt the mindset and tactics of enemies to better recognize security threats and anal [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: History Turns To Heartbreak As Minnesota Wins In OT 4-3 Penn State Hockey: History Turns To Heartbreak As Minnesota Wins In OT 4-3
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With a minute and 26 seconds remaining in regulation Denis Smirnov took long strides as he approached the puck, the crowd standing and cheering, equal parts excitement and terror. [Read More]
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Joe Battista

Take Charge of Your Life

I was so impressed with Brian Price’s presence and his message to an HVAC class at CPI. He is such a great role model for the young students in the class. But I had no idea what I would learn when I asked if I could interview him for this column. It’s both tragic and heroic.

Patty Kleban

The Bad News About Fake News

Fake news used to be reserved mostly for the grocery store tabloids, but the advent of the internet and social media have made the ability to widely distribute a fake news story surprisingly easy.

Penn State Football: Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big NewsMike Poorman

From the latest on Penn State's facilities master plan to the Coaches Caravan and a Pro Day that could conceivably (but not likely) include underclassmen, the weeks ahead will be busy ones for James Franklin and PSU football.

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