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Penn State University, also known as University Park or Penn State main campus, is surrounded by the borough of State College, PA. Penn State is a member of the Big Ten Conference and was founded in 1855. PSU has grown into a world class learning and research institution. The Penn State campus covers 5,448 acres and is the epicenter for 40,500 PSU students, 3,000 faculty and 13,000 other employees. This Penn State page from StateCollege.com will be our hub for all things Nittany Lions.

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And So Ends Another Year in the Real World
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And So Ends Another Year in the Real World
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
The idea of the university as Ivory Tower, as bubble, as rarified space, impervious to the malign forces of the outside world, exerts a stubborn hold on the popular imagination. But it has always been the ideal, never the real. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Goalie Oskar Autio Commits To Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: Goalie Oskar Autio Commits To Nittany Lions
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey has its first family affair as goalie Oskar Autio, brother of current senior defenseman Erik Autio verbally committed to the program on Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Announces Commencement Speakers Penn State Announces Commencement Speakers
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A U.S. senator, an ESPN reporter and the co-founder of Reddit are among the speakers lined up for Penn State commencement ceremonies at University Park in May. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Michigan The Hot Ticket Early On Secondary Market Penn State Football: Michigan The Hot Ticket Early On Secondary Market
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
This year? It's a trip by Michigan to Beaver Stadium that is generating the most buzz still a long way from the game being played. While an unexpected loss might see those prices drop just slightly, it stands to reason that's still the hardest ticket to get on Penn State's schedule. [Read More]

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