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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 Swimmer Sets Irish National Records, Will Compete in Rio Penn State Swimmer Sets Irish National Records, Will Compete in Rio
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State men’s swimmer Shane Ryan broke a pair of Irish national records at the 2016 European Aquatics Championships in London, May 16-22. The Nittany Lion will compete for Ireland at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Reported Conference Tournament Changes Could Help Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: Reported Conference Tournament Changes Could Help Nittany Lions
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State hockey looks for its first ever postseason berth, a small but important change to the Big Ten conference tournament might just help the Nittany Lions' cause. [Read More]
Numerous Summer Construction Projects Set for Penn State Campus Numerous Summer Construction Projects Set for Penn State Campus
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As sure a sign of summer in the Centre Region as Spikes baseball or the opening of Welch Community Pool, construction season has begun on Penn State's University Park campus. [Read More]
Penn State Seeks to Mitigate Impacts of Large University Park Enrollment Increase Penn State Seeks to Mitigate Impacts of Large University Park Enrollment Increase
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
With Penn State expecting a freshman class enrollment at University Park of about 8,600 students -- 1,000 more than 2015's first year class -- the university says it is exploring a number of options to reduce the strain on campus services. [Read More]

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