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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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Penn State President: 'Richard Spencer Is Not Welcome on Our Campus' Penn State President: 'Richard Spencer Is Not Welcome on Our Campus'
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Citing the likelihood of disruption and violence, Penn State President Eric Barron on Tuesday said the university has denied a request for white supremacist Richard Spencer to speak at University Park this fall. [Read More]
World War II-Era Bomber to Visit University Park Airport World War II-Era Bomber to Visit University Park Airport
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A B-17 Flying Fortress, one of the United States' most iconic airplanes of World War II, will be at University Park Airport for a week beginning Aug. 28. [Read More]
Penn State Diary: Beta Theta Pi House and a University History Museum
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Penn State Diary: Beta Theta Pi House and a University History Museum
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Lee Stout, Town&Gown
With the fate of the Beta Theta Pi house in limbo, one suggestion is for a Penn State history museum. [Read More]
Community Members Gather to View Eclipse Community Members Gather to View Eclipse
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It seemed on Monday afternoon that, to paraphrase Pink Floyd, everyone under the sun was in tune. [Read More]

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