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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 Submits Preliminary Plans for James Building Replacement Penn State Submits Preliminary Plans for James Building Replacement
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State's proposed plans for replacing the James Building in downtown State College include an approximately 85,000 square foot, six-story Center for Innovation, Making and Learning. [Read More]
Teacher's Life Work Inspires $100,000 Endowment for Shaver's Creek Teacher's Life Work Inspires $100,000 Endowment for Shaver's Creek
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com
Joan Turns’ relationship with Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center goes back 30 years when, as a mom and retired biology teacher, she would often visit with her children. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Defensive Tackle Reverses Course After Saying He Is Leaving Team Penn State Football: Defensive Tackle Reverses Course After Saying He Is Leaving Team
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In a long series of since-deleted tweets, Penn State defensive tackle Ellison Jordan said on Tuesday afternoon that he will not return to the Penn State football team. By and large Jordan's departure is related to a career full of injuries and surgeries. [Read More]
Former Beta Theta Pi Brother Sentenced to Probation Former Beta Theta Pi Brother Sentenced to Probation
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Another former Beta Theta Pi brother was sentenced on Tuesday as the case stemming from the 2017 death of Penn State sophomore and fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza continues to wind down. [Read More]

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