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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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Now a Penn State Freshman, March for Our Lives Co-Founder Aims to Bring Political Awareness to New Community Now a Penn State Freshman, March for Our Lives Co-Founder Aims to Bring Political Awareness to New Community
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mackenzie Cullen
Penn State freshman and March for Our Lives co-founder Alex Wind has already made a global impact with his efforts to end gun violence. Now, he’s working to make sure his peers at Penn State are politically aware. [Read More]
Students, Community Members Rally at State College Climate Strike
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Students, Community Members Rally at State College Climate Strike
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Samuel Brungo
Hundreds of students and local community members joined together Friday afternoon to take part in the State College Climate Strike. Some skipped their classes or left work to take part in the event to advocate for the cause, joining fellow protesters in more than 150 countries demanding large-scale [Read More]
FastTrack Accelerator Program Helps Community Members Build Businesses FastTrack Accelerator Program Helps Community Members Build Businesses
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
Applications are open now through Oct. 26 for the next FastTrack Accelerator program for six to eight teams to go through a 15-week boot camp beginning Nov. 13. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 20-22 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 20-22
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The weekend schedule is packed with concerts, festivals, theater, outdoor activities and much more — so let's get to it. We've picked out some of the weekend's highlights. [Read More]

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