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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 Researchers Measuring and Improving the Impact of Parks on Health Penn State Researchers Measuring and Improving the Impact of Parks on Health
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Special to StateCollege.com
A team of Penn State researchers is helping the National Park Service measure and improve its impact on people’s health. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Michigan State With 4-1 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Michigan State With 4-1 Victory
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey hasn't had the luxury of convincing and stress free victories since 2016 turned to 2017, so the Nittany Lions likely enjoyed much of Saturday night's 4-1 win over Michigan State. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: White Hot Gophers Handle Penn State 81-71 Penn State Basketball: White Hot Gophers Handle Penn State 81-71
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Heading into Saturday afternoon Penn State had won four straight against Minnesota, a rare streak for a Nittany Lion team prone to the ups and downs of the season and the growing pains of a transitioning program. [Read More]
Car Jumps Curb, Nearly Crashes into Penn State Residence Hall Car Jumps Curb, Nearly Crashes into Penn State Residence Hall
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patrick Cines
A car went over a curb, ran over a fence post and nearly crashed into a Penn State residence hall early Saturday morning on the University Park campus. [Read More]

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