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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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Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: James Franklin, The Arms Race, Spending To Spend Exclusive Conversation With Penn State AD Sandy Barbour: James Franklin, The Arms Race, Spending To Spend
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour has a lot on her plate. Balancing the department's financials, finding the resources to run a 31 team athletic program and continue to keep the ship above water. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Casey Bailey Puts Up Solid Effort In NHL Debut Penn State Hockey: Casey Bailey Puts Up Solid Effort In NHL Debut
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On Thursday night he took his very first shift of what he hopes to be a long NHL career. And across from him in a Florida Panthers' uniform, one of the NHL's all-time greats, Jaromir Jagr. [Read More]
Penn State Pride Week Pushes Social Boundries as Part of Larger Struggle Penn State Pride Week Pushes Social Boundries as Part of Larger Struggle
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Love says public displays of LGBTQ pride push social envelopes and make some people uncomfortable – but that’s precisely the point. “It’s up to us to constantly push the limits of what it means to be queer and what it means to be normal. That’s part of why we have these celebrations.” [Read More]
Alumni Association Concedes Legal Battle, Allows Additional Candidates On Ballot Alumni Association Concedes Legal Battle, Allows Additional Candidates On Ballot
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Zach Berger
"It is not in the interests of the Association or its Members to engage in a legal battle over the petition process.” The Alumni Association is now considering amendments to its bylaws that will clarify the Nominating Committee’s power to review and approve all potential candidates. [Read More]

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