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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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Cancer Survivor Returns to Bryce Jordan Center Floor as THON Dancer Cancer Survivor Returns to Bryce Jordan Center Floor as THON Dancer
47 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Caitlin Gailey
Among the dancers at THON this weekend, Thalia Splawn brings a different perspective to the Bryce Jordan Center floor. [Read More]
New Book Celebrates Shaver’s Creek New Book Celebrates Shaver’s Creek
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
With hiking trails, lake activities, summer camps and special events, Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center and the surrounding Stone Valley Recreation Area have long been a favorite spot for local nature lovers. A new book published by Penn State University Press takes a unique approach to the stud [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: 4-2 Loss To Michigan State Puts Postseason On Ropes Penn State Hockey: 4-2 Loss To Michigan State Puts Postseason On Ropes
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On paper Penn State hockey's path to the postseason still exists. Winning the next three games, and likely a first round victory in the Big Ten Tournament would do the trick. A second Big Ten Tournament title would also erase all doubt with an automatic bid. [Read More]
THON 2018 Gets Under Way at Bryce Jordan Center
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THON 2018 Gets Under Way at Bryce Jordan Center
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
More than 700 dancers along with thousands of volunteers, supporters and Four Diamonds Families have packed the Bryce Jordan Center with the goal of helping every child toward "Discovering Tomorrow's Wonders." [Read More]

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