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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: Franklin Named Sporting News Coach Of The Year Penn State Football: Franklin Named Sporting News Coach Of The Year
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In addition to this latest award Franklin is also a finalist for the 2016 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year award as presented by the Football Writers Association of America. [Read More]
TechCelerator Awards $10,000 Prize, Graduates 11th Class of Startups TechCelerator Awards $10,000 Prize, Graduates 11th Class of Startups
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A Penn State startup that developed patented technology to better identify and treat cancer was awarded $10,000 from Ben Franklin Technology Partners as the TechCelerator@State College program graduated its 11th class. [Read More]
If You’re Happy and You Know It, Trash the Town
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If You’re Happy and You Know It, Trash the Town
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
What you find in a violent crowd, author Bill Buford says, is 'the dark satisfactions' of nothingness. 'Nothingness in its beauty, its simplicity, its nihilistic purity.' [Read More]
Essence of Joy and Guests to Present 'Our Gift in Song' Essence of Joy and Guests to Present 'Our Gift in Song'
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com
Penn State's Essence of Joy presents its annual holiday gift to the community at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Worship Hall of the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center on the University Park campus. [Read More]

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