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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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Supreme Court’s Fisher Decision and Race in Admissions
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Supreme Court’s Fisher Decision and Race in Admissions
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Liliana Garces
A large body of evidence shows so-called race-neutral admissions policies are not as effective for attaining racial diversity on campus. They could even exacerbate existing racial inequities. [Read More]
Penn State Police Conducting Bomb Squad Training Tuesday Penn State Police Conducting Bomb Squad Training Tuesday
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Don't be alarmed if it looks like there is an emergency situation playing out off of Porter Road on Tuesday. Penn State University Police will be hosting a multi-agency bomb squad training exercise from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday at University Park. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set For Home-And-Home Series With Auburn Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set For Home-And-Home Series With Auburn
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Auburn will meet for the first time ever during the regular season with a home-and-home series starting in 2021. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Miskinis Added To Staff As Strength And Conditioning Coach Penn State Basketball: Miskinis Added To Staff As Strength And Conditioning Coach
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball has added Greg Miskinis to the staff as the program's strength and conditioning coach, Nittany Lion head coach Patrick Chambers announced late last week. [Read More]

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