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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 Football: Nittany Lions Name Eight Captains Ahead Of Week 1 Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Name Eight Captains Ahead Of Week 1
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Penn State football officially announced its captains for the 2019 season Saturday afternoon, as voted upon by the program’s coaches and players. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Named Starting Quarterback Penn State Football: Clifford Named Starting Quarterback
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State coach James Franklin named redshirt sophomore quarterback Sean Clifford the Nittany Lions' starting quarterback on Friday evening. The Nittany Lions open the season against Idaho on August 31st. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions' Big Ten Schedule Features Weekend Games, Return To Palestra Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions' Big Ten Schedule Features Weekend Games, Return To Palestra
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball has finally received the scheduling favor from the conference it has been waiting for as the Nittany Lions are set to host four Big Ten teams on weekend dates and play Iowa at the Palestra in Philadelphia for a fifth advantageous home setting. [Read More]
Making Room for the Nations in Happy Valley
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Making Room for the Nations in Happy Valley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
Somehow, at the start of each semester, Penn State’s Office of Global Programs turns new internationals into bona fide Penn Staters, welcoming them into the school’s melting pot of nations without letting them melt down. It’s more than impressive; it truly is amazing. [Read More]

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