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Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin's 2015-16 edition of his weekly radio show fired up the engines on Thursday night as he took questions from the audience and offered up his thoughts on the upcoming season. In many cases the questions were much of what fans have heard before. To explain the offensive line's progress [Read More]
Back To School...
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Back To School...
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
As another school year nears for my kids marking the unofficial end to summer once again, I get the same pangs of dread I got even when I was a kid. It really defies explanation. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four Freshman Get Green Light For Action In 2015 Penn State Football: Four Freshman Get Green Light For Action In 2015
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
But in some cases the talent is too great and the needs are too present to avoid playing true freshman from day one. And that's the case so far with four Penn State freshman coach James Franklin expects to see the field this year. [Read More]
Kappa Delta Rho Whistleblower Inspects Frat House for Lawsuit, Calls for Betterment of Greek Organizations Kappa Delta Rho Whistleblower Inspects Frat House for Lawsuit, Calls for Betterment of Greek Organizations
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Right now we’re hearing lots of bad things happening in a lot of fraternities around the country. Maybe it’s time start getting these bad people out of good fraternities, to get these fraternities back to what they were meant to be: helping the community, encouraging service." [Read More]
Penn State Named A ‘Cool School’ For Sustainability By Sierra Club Penn State Named A ‘Cool School’ For Sustainability By Sierra Club
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Lexi Shimkonis
Penn State, which earned No. 35 on the list, is highest-ranked Pennsylvania school, proving that it dominates the state in every aspect. However the ranking comes as no surprise, as Penn State is no stranger to being recognized for its sustainability efforts. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you want to send a service member to a Penn State football game you're running out of time as Monday, August 31 at 5 p.m. is your last chance. [Read More]
Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled
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Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
As a parent I’m quite sure that my children learned more from my everyday comportment in the face of life’s challenges and absurdities than they did from any overt lessons I tried to articulate. The same may be true of my students. [Read More]
Student Entrepreneurs to Showcase Startups at Summer Founders Demo Day Student Entrepreneurs to Showcase Startups at Summer Founders Demo Day
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"We are happy to report a resounding success, exceeding even the organizers’ ambitious expectations," Chantal Plank said. "We’ve been truly impressed by the quantity, caliber, and depth of quality that we’ve observed in this year’s entrepreneurs, mentors, and community support." [Read More]
Hypnotist Entrances Grange Fair with Hilarious Results
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Hypnotist Entrances Grange Fair with Hilarious Results
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Corey Eminhizer didn't believe in hypnotists, and he certainly would never have lip-synced a Taylor Swift song in public. But then he came to Grange Fair. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Latest Renderings Of Planned Lasch Building Improvements
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Penn State Football: Latest Renderings Of Planned Lasch Building Improvements
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's renovation plan for the Lasch Football Building is nothing new. The nearly $20 million in upgrades and branding is set to take place at the conclusion of the upcoming season. Construction on the Lasch Building will finish in June of 2016 prior to the start of camp. [Read More]

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Back To School...
Column
Back To School...
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
As another school year nears for my kids marking the unofficial end to summer once again, I get the same pangs of dread I got even when I was a kid. It really defies explanation. [Read More]
Kappa Delta Rho Whistleblower Inspects Frat House for Lawsuit, Calls for Betterment of Greek Organizations Kappa Delta Rho Whistleblower Inspects Frat House for Lawsuit, Calls for Betterment of Greek Organizations
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Right now we’re hearing lots of bad things happening in a lot of fraternities around the country. Maybe it’s time start getting these bad people out of good fraternities, to get these fraternities back to what they were meant to be: helping the community, encouraging service." [Read More]
Penn State Named A ‘Cool School’ For Sustainability By Sierra Club Penn State Named A ‘Cool School’ For Sustainability By Sierra Club
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Lexi Shimkonis
Penn State, which earned No. 35 on the list, is highest-ranked Pennsylvania school, proving that it dominates the state in every aspect. However the ranking comes as no surprise, as Penn State is no stranger to being recognized for its sustainability efforts. [Read More]
Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled
Column
Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
As a parent I’m quite sure that my children learned more from my everyday comportment in the face of life’s challenges and absurdities than they did from any overt lessons I tried to articulate. The same may be true of my students. [Read More]
Student Entrepreneurs to Showcase Startups at Summer Founders Demo Day Student Entrepreneurs to Showcase Startups at Summer Founders Demo Day
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"We are happy to report a resounding success, exceeding even the organizers’ ambitious expectations," Chantal Plank said. "We’ve been truly impressed by the quantity, caliber, and depth of quality that we’ve observed in this year’s entrepreneurs, mentors, and community support." [Read More]
Hypnotist Entrances Grange Fair with Hilarious Results
Video
Hypnotist Entrances Grange Fair with Hilarious Results
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Corey Eminhizer didn't believe in hypnotists, and he certainly would never have lip-synced a Taylor Swift song in public. But then he came to Grange Fair. [Read More]
FAA Gives University Park Airport $1.4 Million Grant for Rehabilitation FAA Gives University Park Airport $1.4 Million Grant for Rehabilitation
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The University Park Airport is getting a bit of a makeover thanks to some help from the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA gave the State College airport a $1.4 million grant to fix up the runway's apron, the area of the airport where aircraft park, load, and unload passengers. [Read More]
Penn State Among The Nation’s Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendliest Schools Penn State Among The Nation’s Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendliest Schools
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Allison Doluisio
Campus Pride released the Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges & Universities list yesterday and Penn State was proudly among the nation’s best. The index is a way to view LGBTQ-friendly programs and practices that have been put into place by a college or university in their education system. [Read More]
Paul McCartney To Perform First-Ever Central Pennsylvania Concert At Jordan Center Paul McCartney To Perform First-Ever Central Pennsylvania Concert At Jordan Center
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
McCartney’s illustrious career has taken him to Moscow’s Red Square, Buckingham Palace, and the White House, but this will be McCartney’s first-ever concert not only in State College, but in the Central Pennsylvania region. [Read More]
New Penn State Semester Brings Conflicting Emotions for Students & Professors New Penn State Semester Brings Conflicting Emotions for Students & Professors
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“It still feels kind of surreal to finally be here,” Santos says. “I don’t know how to describe it. It almost doesn’t feel like I’m actually in college yet.” [Read More]

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Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin's 2015-16 edition of his weekly radio show fired up the engines on Thursday night as he took questions from the audience and offered up his thoughts on the upcoming season. In many cases the questions were much of what fans have heard before. To explain the offensive line's progress [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four Freshman Get Green Light For Action In 2015 Penn State Football: Four Freshman Get Green Light For Action In 2015
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
But in some cases the talent is too great and the needs are too present to avoid playing true freshman from day one. And that's the case so far with four Penn State freshman coach James Franklin expects to see the field this year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you want to send a service member to a Penn State football game you're running out of time as Monday, August 31 at 5 p.m. is your last chance. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Latest Renderings Of Planned Lasch Building Improvements
Video
Penn State Football: Latest Renderings Of Planned Lasch Building Improvements
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's renovation plan for the Lasch Football Building is nothing new. The nearly $20 million in upgrades and branding is set to take place at the conclusion of the upcoming season. Construction on the Lasch Building will finish in June of 2016 prior to the start of camp. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Radio Broadcast Now Available For Free, Worldwide Penn State Football: Radio Broadcast Now Available For Free, Worldwide
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Nittany Lion fans won't have to be in market to hear Penn State football games or other Nittany Lion sporting events on the radio anymore after an update to Penn State athletics' website. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ticket Sales Visualized And The Biggest Question Still Remains
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Penn State Football: Ticket Sales Visualized And The Biggest Question Still Remains
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Ever since Penn State began its seat licensing program a few short years ago the question has always been the same. Will Beaver Stadium ever be full again on a regular basis? [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Freshman 15. Things To Know About Penn State Football Penn State Football: The Freshman 15. Things To Know About Penn State Football
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
So next time you've got a moment to process this brave new world you're entering, here are 15 things to know, in no particular order, about Penn State football. [Read More]
Fencing Alumna Monica Aksamit Eyes an Olympic Run, Needs Your Help Fencing Alumna Monica Aksamit Eyes an Olympic Run, Needs Your Help
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"I went to Penn State and I put all my energy into winning for us. I like to think that I gave a lot back to the university and I feel very strongly toward Penn State," Aksamit said. "I will always be a Nittany Lion at heart. I'm just looking for some help from my Penn State family." [Read More]
Q&A with BTN's Gerry DiNardo & Penn State's (Good) 'Culture of Recruiting'
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Q&A with BTN's Gerry DiNardo & Penn State's (Good) 'Culture of Recruiting'
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Gerry DiNardo's likes: Sandy Barbour, James Franklin's “culture of recruiting” and Penn State’s emphasis on academics. His dislikes: The Nittany Lion offensive line. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ham Makes FWAA 75th Anniversary All-American Third Team Penn State Football: Ham Makes FWAA 75th Anniversary All-American Third Team
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Penn State football linebacker Jack Ham was recognized in the present for his outstanding play in the past as the Football Writers’ Association of American (FWAA) named the Hall of Famer to its 75th Anniversary All-America Third Team. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin's 2015-16 edition of his weekly radio show fired up the engines on Thursday night as he took questions from the audience and offered up his thoughts on the upcoming season. In many cases the questions were much of what fans have heard before. To explain the offensive line's progress [Read More]
Back To School...
Column
Back To School...
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
As another school year nears for my kids marking the unofficial end to summer once again, I get the same pangs of dread I got even when I was a kid. It really defies explanation. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four Freshman Get Green Light For Action In 2015 Penn State Football: Four Freshman Get Green Light For Action In 2015
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
But in some cases the talent is too great and the needs are too present to avoid playing true freshman from day one. And that's the case so far with four Penn State freshman coach James Franklin expects to see the field this year. [Read More]
Kappa Delta Rho Whistleblower Inspects Frat House for Lawsuit, Calls for Betterment of Greek Organizations Kappa Delta Rho Whistleblower Inspects Frat House for Lawsuit, Calls for Betterment of Greek Organizations
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Right now we’re hearing lots of bad things happening in a lot of fraternities around the country. Maybe it’s time start getting these bad people out of good fraternities, to get these fraternities back to what they were meant to be: helping the community, encouraging service." [Read More]
Penn State Named A ‘Cool School’ For Sustainability By Sierra Club Penn State Named A ‘Cool School’ For Sustainability By Sierra Club
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Lexi Shimkonis
Penn State, which earned No. 35 on the list, is highest-ranked Pennsylvania school, proving that it dominates the state in every aspect. However the ranking comes as no surprise, as Penn State is no stranger to being recognized for its sustainability efforts. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you want to send a service member to a Penn State football game you're running out of time as Monday, August 31 at 5 p.m. is your last chance. [Read More]
Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled
Column
Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
As a parent I’m quite sure that my children learned more from my everyday comportment in the face of life’s challenges and absurdities than they did from any overt lessons I tried to articulate. The same may be true of my students. [Read More]
Student Entrepreneurs to Showcase Startups at Summer Founders Demo Day Student Entrepreneurs to Showcase Startups at Summer Founders Demo Day
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"We are happy to report a resounding success, exceeding even the organizers’ ambitious expectations," Chantal Plank said. "We’ve been truly impressed by the quantity, caliber, and depth of quality that we’ve observed in this year’s entrepreneurs, mentors, and community support." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Latest Renderings Of Planned Lasch Building Improvements
Video
Penn State Football: Latest Renderings Of Planned Lasch Building Improvements
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's renovation plan for the Lasch Football Building is nothing new. The nearly $20 million in upgrades and branding is set to take place at the conclusion of the upcoming season. Construction on the Lasch Building will finish in June of 2016 prior to the start of camp. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Radio Broadcast Now Available For Free, Worldwide Penn State Football: Radio Broadcast Now Available For Free, Worldwide
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Nittany Lion fans won't have to be in market to hear Penn State football games or other Nittany Lion sporting events on the radio anymore after an update to Penn State athletics' website. [Read More]
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Jay Paterno

Back To School...

As another school year nears for my kids marking the unofficial end to summer once again, I get the same pangs of dread I got even when I was a kid. It really defies explanation.

Russell Frank

Too Cool for School? Don’t Be Fooled

As a parent I’m quite sure that my children learned more from my everyday comportment in the face of life’s challenges and absurdities than they did from any overt lessons I tried to articulate. The same may be true of my students.

Downtown Revitalization: Parking, Police, and Open ContainersPatty Kleban

We easily found a parking spot near the center of the action. We were pleasantly surprised when the parking kiosk refused to take our money. The message on the screen said “Parking is free during these hours.” Obviously we were not in State College.

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