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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: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
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Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
1 hour ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Kyle Carter was recently named to the preseason watch list for the Mackey Award, given annually to college football's top tight end. In new video he talks about family, motivation and reaching for dreams- [Read More]
Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
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Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer, Michael Martin Garrett
“It sounded like a bomb and I thought it had hit my house but when I raced down, I came out through this door, the house over there was already on fire." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
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Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In the second half of our exclusive conversation with Penn State's elite signal-caller, Christian Hackenberg talks extensively about the legacy of and large footsteps left by many great Nittany Lion quarterbacks. [Read More]
Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Whether you’re sighted or not, there were always be obstacles and you can always find a reason not to do something,” visually impaired summer academy resident assistant Tarik Williams says. “At the end of the day, you just have to believe in yourself and do it anyway.” [Read More]

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