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Colyer Lake to be Completely Drained for Dam Construction

Colyer Lake to be Completely Drained for Dam Construction

- Michael Martin Garrett

“This is a big issue across the state,” Levis says. “A lot of high-hazard dams need to be drained and rebuilt in Pennsylvania.”


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Penn State to Hold Memorial for Terrell Jones, Educational Equity Vice Provost Penn State to Hold Memorial for Terrell Jones, Educational Equity Vice Provost
31 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Jones was frequently sought to speak publicly about diversity issues and was "known in higher education for his unique agenda and knack for teaching people how to appreciate diversity," according to the university. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 2 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 2
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Labor Day Brings Day of Labor for Some Labor Day Brings Day of Labor for Some
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
While Labor Day means a time relaxation for many, some people in State College took the holiday a little more literally. “It’s a restaurant; I expect to work,” Corner Room manager Kyle Zoscin says. [Read More]
Penn State Police Seeking Information About Attempted Sexual Assault Penn State Police Seeking Information About Attempted Sexual Assault
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Penn State University Police are looking for an unidentified male was involved in an attempted sexual assault early Sunday morning.f [Read More]
Labor Day Brings Families Together Labor Day Brings Families Together
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“My aunts and uncles and cousins and friends all came,” Morgan Regan says. “That makes me happy because we only get to see them at certain times.” [Read More]
Key to Getting Ahead in Life is a 'Lucky' Trait to Have
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Key to Getting Ahead in Life is a 'Lucky' Trait to Have
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Thomas Jefferson reportedly said "The harder I work, the more luck I seem to have." In today's society, we value and admire the quality of putting one's nose to the grindstone and, even more so, doing it with a positive attitude and with conviction. [Read More]
Mt. Nittany Marathon Helps Participants 'Run with Nature' Mt. Nittany Marathon Helps Participants 'Run with Nature'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“It’s rewarding emotionally. You realize you can overcome your perceived physical limitations and work through the pain,” State College resident Bill Deardroff says. “Well, I’m still working through the pain. It’s time to go recover.” [Read More]
Suicide Awareness and Prevention Day Established Suicide Awareness and Prevention Day Established
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Brittany Svoboda
"It can be a very painful journey to educate folks, but I think it's very important and critical that folks not only know what resources are available but maybe share experiences and prevent some tragedies in the future." [Read More]
Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”
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Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“The most important thing is that we have that ingredient, which is that we know how to win,” says Franklin (left, with Christian Hackenberg). “When I talk about the ingredient, ‘it’ is what I’m talking about.” [Read More]
Photo Tour: Wetland Education Center Transforms Simple Basin into Beautiful, Educational Park
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Photo Tour: Wetland Education Center Transforms Simple Basin into Beautiful, Educational Park
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This is a project that’s very near and dear to my heart, and one that we had on the backburner for a long time,” State College Borough Arborist Alan Sam says of the Westerly Parkway Education Center. [Read More]

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Labor Day Brings Day of Labor for Some Labor Day Brings Day of Labor for Some
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
While Labor Day means a time relaxation for many, some people in State College took the holiday a little more literally. “It’s a restaurant; I expect to work,” Corner Room manager Kyle Zoscin says. [Read More]
Penn State Police Seeking Information About Attempted Sexual Assault Penn State Police Seeking Information About Attempted Sexual Assault
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Penn State University Police are looking for an unidentified male was involved in an attempted sexual assault early Sunday morning.f [Read More]
Labor Day Brings Families Together Labor Day Brings Families Together
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“My aunts and uncles and cousins and friends all came,” Morgan Regan says. “That makes me happy because we only get to see them at certain times.” [Read More]
Mt. Nittany Marathon Helps Participants 'Run with Nature' Mt. Nittany Marathon Helps Participants 'Run with Nature'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“It’s rewarding emotionally. You realize you can overcome your perceived physical limitations and work through the pain,” State College resident Bill Deardroff says. “Well, I’m still working through the pain. It’s time to go recover.” [Read More]
Suicide Awareness and Prevention Day Established Suicide Awareness and Prevention Day Established
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Brittany Svoboda
"It can be a very painful journey to educate folks, but I think it's very important and critical that folks not only know what resources are available but maybe share experiences and prevent some tragedies in the future." [Read More]
Photo Tour: Wetland Education Center Transforms Simple Basin into Beautiful, Educational Park
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Photo Tour: Wetland Education Center Transforms Simple Basin into Beautiful, Educational Park
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This is a project that’s very near and dear to my heart, and one that we had on the backburner for a long time,” State College Borough Arborist Alan Sam says of the Westerly Parkway Education Center. [Read More]
Jay Paterno Reads from New Book at Webster's Jay Paterno Reads from New Book at Webster's
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The memories were the most difficult part of writing this book,” Paterno told StateCollege.com after the reading. “I remembered things that made me miss my dad, and then I had to think about how differently everything could and should’ve been handled.” [Read More]
Penn State Conductor Pursues Perfection Through Music Penn State Conductor Pursues Perfection Through Music
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When I approach a piece of music, in my head I have perfection,” Firer says. “But the beauty of art is that it doesn’t necessarily fit to that, and instead you get to see where it leads in the pursuit of perfection.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades After Penn State's Thriller Over UCF Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades After Penn State's Thriller Over UCF
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It was certainly a game to remember but that doesn't mean the Nittany Lions will land in State College with nothing to fix. There were a lot of positives to take from the entire game as well as a few bad things that could have overshadowed an otherwise solid performance. So for the first time durin [Read More]
Penn State Students are Back, Are They Getting Their Money's Worth?
Column
Penn State Students are Back, Are They Getting Their Money's Worth?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Judy Loy
Why the controversy? The cost of college continues to rise at a higher rate than the overall inflation rate. The average 2013-2104 tuition increase was 2.9 percent at public universities and the historical rate of increase is approximately 5 percent. [Read More]

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Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”
Column
Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“The most important thing is that we have that ingredient, which is that we know how to win,” says Franklin (left, with Christian Hackenberg). “When I talk about the ingredient, ‘it’ is what I’m talking about.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Receivers Start Off Post Robinson Era Just Fine Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Receivers Start Off Post Robinson Era Just Fine
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think DaeSean just came out and made plays. He got open. He did what he had to do, just like the other guys. Geno made two or three ridiculous catches. The guys really stepped up and understood what they had to do." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades After Penn State's Thriller Over UCF Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades After Penn State's Thriller Over UCF
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It was certainly a game to remember but that doesn't mean the Nittany Lions will land in State College with nothing to fix. There were a lot of positives to take from the entire game as well as a few bad things that could have overshadowed an otherwise solid performance. So for the first time durin [Read More]
Hackenberg Tosses Masterclass In First Chapter Of New Era Hackenberg Tosses Masterclass In First Chapter Of New Era
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Standing inside the tunnel of Croke Park stadium a group of men were smiling like little kids on Christmas morning. One of them was Christian Hackenberg, another was his father. 454 yards, 1 TD and 1 26-24 Penn State victory. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ficken Adds Another Kick To Catalog Of Successes And Failures Penn State Football: Ficken Adds Another Kick To Catalog Of Successes And Failures
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"To come out here and to be able to help the team. When you’re presented an opportunity as a kicker, you have to seize that moment," Ficken said. "Obviously I couldn’t be happier for the guys. It was a hell of a game." [Read More]
Penn State Fans Rejoice After Thrilling Last Moment Victory Penn State Fans Rejoice After Thrilling Last Moment Victory
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I felt like my heart was going to pop right out of my chest,” Penn State senior Tory Tatone says. “But I knew Ficken had it in him!” [Read More]
State High Girl's Volleyball Squad Hopes to Pick Up Where it Left Off State High Girl's Volleyball Squad Hopes to Pick Up Where it Left Off
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
"This group works well together," he says. "I think we'll serve well, we have a good number of servers. We're not the big, physical team we have been in the last four years, so we'll have to rely on ball control and defense." [Read More]
 Gameday Coverage: Croke Park Classic vs. UCF Gameday Coverage: Croke Park Classic vs. UCF
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Alex Robinson
It’s the first time either team has played a game outside of the United States. Whether you’ll be watching at a bar, tailgating at home, or be one of the thousands representing Penn State in Dublin, coach James Franklin’s debut is sure to be remembered for a long time. [Read More]
Penn State And UCF Live Blog:Penn State Wins on Last Second Ficken Field Goal, Final Score is 26-24 Penn State And UCF Live Blog:Penn State Wins on Last Second Ficken Field Goal, Final Score is 26-24
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Follow along here for live updates from inside Croke Park as Penn State takes on UCF in the 2014 season opener in Dublin. [Read More]
Penn State Fans Pack The Streets Of Dublin For Pep Rally
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Penn State Fans Pack The Streets Of Dublin For Pep Rally
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
DUBLIN, IRELAND -- "Beer early in the morning and a free shuttle to get me to the game?" One fan who perhaps wisely refused to give his name. "I'm in Dublin, how could this possibly end poorly?" [Read More]

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Penn State to Hold Memorial for Terrell Jones, Educational Equity Vice Provost Penn State to Hold Memorial for Terrell Jones, Educational Equity Vice Provost
31 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Jones was frequently sought to speak publicly about diversity issues and was "known in higher education for his unique agenda and knack for teaching people how to appreciate diversity," according to the university. [Read More]
Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”
Column
Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“The most important thing is that we have that ingredient, which is that we know how to win,” says Franklin (left, with Christian Hackenberg). “When I talk about the ingredient, ‘it’ is what I’m talking about.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Receivers Start Off Post Robinson Era Just Fine Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Receivers Start Off Post Robinson Era Just Fine
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think DaeSean just came out and made plays. He got open. He did what he had to do, just like the other guys. Geno made two or three ridiculous catches. The guys really stepped up and understood what they had to do." [Read More]
Penn State Reaches Milestone in Conversion to Cleaner Energy Penn State Reaches Milestone in Conversion to Cleaner Energy
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
In 2011, the campus steam system operated at 73 percent efficiency. When fully completed, Penn State's combined heat and power system will operate at better than 80 percent — more than twice the efficiency of the industrial power grid. [Read More]
Penn State Conductor Pursues Perfection Through Music Penn State Conductor Pursues Perfection Through Music
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When I approach a piece of music, in my head I have perfection,” Firer says. “But the beauty of art is that it doesn’t necessarily fit to that, and instead you get to see where it leads in the pursuit of perfection.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades After Penn State's Thriller Over UCF Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades After Penn State's Thriller Over UCF
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It was certainly a game to remember but that doesn't mean the Nittany Lions will land in State College with nothing to fix. There were a lot of positives to take from the entire game as well as a few bad things that could have overshadowed an otherwise solid performance. So for the first time durin [Read More]
Penn State Students are Back, Are They Getting Their Money's Worth?
Column
Penn State Students are Back, Are They Getting Their Money's Worth?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Judy Loy
Why the controversy? The cost of college continues to rise at a higher rate than the overall inflation rate. The average 2013-2104 tuition increase was 2.9 percent at public universities and the historical rate of increase is approximately 5 percent. [Read More]
Hackenberg Tosses Masterclass In First Chapter Of New Era Hackenberg Tosses Masterclass In First Chapter Of New Era
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Standing inside the tunnel of Croke Park stadium a group of men were smiling like little kids on Christmas morning. One of them was Christian Hackenberg, another was his father. 454 yards, 1 TD and 1 26-24 Penn State victory. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ficken Adds Another Kick To Catalog Of Successes And Failures Penn State Football: Ficken Adds Another Kick To Catalog Of Successes And Failures
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"To come out here and to be able to help the team. When you’re presented an opportunity as a kicker, you have to seize that moment," Ficken said. "Obviously I couldn’t be happier for the guys. It was a hell of a game." [Read More]
Penn State Fans Rejoice After Thrilling Last Moment Victory Penn State Fans Rejoice After Thrilling Last Moment Victory
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I felt like my heart was going to pop right out of my chest,” Penn State senior Tory Tatone says. “But I knew Ficken had it in him!” [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

Key to Getting Ahead in Life is a 'Lucky' Trait to Have

Thomas Jefferson reportedly said "The harder I work, the more luck I seem to have." In today's society, we value and admire the quality of putting one's nose to the grindstone and, even more so, doing it with a positive attitude and with conviction.

Mike Poorman

Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor”

“The most important thing is that we have that ingredient, which is that we know how to win,” says Franklin (left, with Christian Hackenberg). “When I talk about the ingredient, ‘it’ is what I’m talking about.”

Penn State Students are Back, Are They Getting Their Money's Worth?Judy Loy

Why the controversy? The cost of college continues to rise at a higher rate than the overall inflation rate. The average 2013-2104 tuition increase was 2.9 percent at public universities and the historical rate of increase is approximately 5 percent.

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