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Community Members Gather to View Eclipse Community Members Gather to View Eclipse
by Geoff Rushton

It seemed on Monday afternoon that, to paraphrase Pink Floyd, everyone under the sun was in tune. Full Story →

Penn State Football: AP Poll Ranks Nittany Lions At No.6 Penn State Football: AP Poll Ranks Nittany Lions At No.6

Penn State is ranked No. 6 in the Associated Press Poll released Monday afternoon. The Nittany Lions are now ranked in the Top 10 by both major polls as USA Today placed Penn State at No. 6 earlier this month.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Changes Begin for Penn State Fraternities and Sororites Changes Begin for Penn State Fraternities and Sororites

As the new academic year began at Penn State on Monday, so too did a number of new policies and procedures for the university's fraternities and sororities.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
New High-Rise Opens for Residents New High-Rise Opens for Residents

The Metropolitan, the 12-story high-rise at the corner of West College Avenue and South Atherton Street, opened on Friday for its more than 500 residents to move in following four years of planning and construction.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State Football: Understanding Franklin's Newly-Minted Deal
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Penn State Football: Understanding Franklin's Newly-Minted Deal

How Penn State head coach James Franklin can turn a 3.4% raise over the next 28 months into a $37.8 million bonanza by 2022.

StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman

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ClearWater Conservancy Receives National Recognition ClearWater Conservancy Receives National Recognition
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
ClearWater Conservancy has once again earned national recognition for its commitment to the conservation and restoration of natural resources in central Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Penn State Libraries Ranked No. 2 Among Public University Libraries Penn State Libraries Ranked No. 2 Among Public University Libraries
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State University Libraries have consistently ranked among the best for North American research universities, and this year is no different. [Read More]
Dear Mom and Dad
Column
Dear Mom and Dad
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Columnist and Penn State faculty member Patty Kleban welcomes new students and their parents to the university community. She also has some advice for Mom and Dad. [Read More]
Bellefonte Church Celebrates 200 Years Bellefonte Church Celebrates 200 Years
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Trinity United Methodist Church is one of Bellefonte’s most visually prominent houses of worship, and yet the history of the congregation stretches back so far that the building at the corner of Howard and Spring streets is actually the third church. [Read More]
Penn State Football Names Additional Captains Penn State Football Names Additional Captains
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Saquon Barkley, Grant Haley, Marcus Allen, DaeSean Hamilton and Tyler Davis join the previously announced trio of Trace McSorley, Jason Cabinda and Nick Scott as Penn State football’s captains for the 2017 season. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Soccer Cruises Past Hofstra Penn State Women’s Soccer Cruises Past Hofstra
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s soccer scored all three of its goals in the second half Sunday afternoon, topping Hofstra 3-0 at Jeffrey Field. [Read More]
Consider Many Factors When Choosing Retirement Plans and Options
Column
Consider Many Factors When Choosing Retirement Plans and Options
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Judy Loy
Times certainly have changed with regard to building a secure retirement. Private company pensions are only available at 4 percent of companies, down from 60 percent in the early 1980s [Read More]
Pittsburgh Company to Open New Lab in State College, Partner with Penn State Pittsburgh Company to Open New Lab in State College, Partner with Penn State
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Pittsburgh-based company will open a new facility for laboratory services in a new building at Innovation Park and partner with Penn State on research and development. [Read More]
Marissa Sheva Leads Penn State Women's Soccer to 3-1 Win Over No. 8 BYU Marissa Sheva Leads Penn State Women's Soccer to 3-1 Win Over No. 8 BYU
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Marissa Sheva’s two-goal performance propelled Penn State women’s soccer to an emphatic 3-1 victory over No. 8 BYU Friday night at Jeffrey Field. [Read More]
South Hills School Honors Alumna with Online Gallery South Hills School Honors Alumna with Online Gallery
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
South Hills School of Business and Technology has launched the Kari L. Schlegel Memorial Gallery as part of the school’s website. The online gallery showcases visual artwork, photography, illustration and design created by current students, alumni and lifelong learning participants of the school. [Read More]

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ClearWater Conservancy Receives National Recognition ClearWater Conservancy Receives National Recognition
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
ClearWater Conservancy has once again earned national recognition for its commitment to the conservation and restoration of natural resources in central Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Dear Mom and Dad
Column
Dear Mom and Dad
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Columnist and Penn State faculty member Patty Kleban welcomes new students and their parents to the university community. She also has some advice for Mom and Dad. [Read More]
Bellefonte Church Celebrates 200 Years Bellefonte Church Celebrates 200 Years
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Trinity United Methodist Church is one of Bellefonte’s most visually prominent houses of worship, and yet the history of the congregation stretches back so far that the building at the corner of Howard and Spring streets is actually the third church. [Read More]
Pittsburgh Company to Open New Lab in State College, Partner with Penn State Pittsburgh Company to Open New Lab in State College, Partner with Penn State
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Pittsburgh-based company will open a new facility for laboratory services in a new building at Innovation Park and partner with Penn State on research and development. [Read More]
South Hills School Honors Alumna with Online Gallery South Hills School Honors Alumna with Online Gallery
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
South Hills School of Business and Technology has launched the Kari L. Schlegel Memorial Gallery as part of the school’s website. The online gallery showcases visual artwork, photography, illustration and design created by current students, alumni and lifelong learning participants of the school. [Read More]
Yallah Opens New Location with Expanded Menu Yallah Opens New Location with Expanded Menu
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Lexi Shimkonis
Fans of Yallah Taco, the downtown State College food stand that opened last fall, have another Yallah option to choose from with the opening of a second restaurant that builds on the McAllister Alley location. [Read More]
Mount Nittany Golf Classic Sets Fundraising Record Mount Nittany Golf Classic Sets Fundraising Record
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Dixon
The 27th Mount Nittany Medical Center Golf Classic, recently held at the Penn State Blue and White courses, raised a record-breaking $176,000. [Read More]
Penn State Astronomy to Help Local Community View Solar Eclipse Penn State Astronomy to Help Local Community View Solar Eclipse
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
To help the local community properly and safely experience this partial eclipse Penn State astronomy students and faculty will be handing out hundreds of eclipse glasses at three sites on Monday afternoon. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 18-20 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 18-20
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Friday, Happy Valley! As we near the final days of August and the approach of fall, there's still plenty of summer fun to be had, including the 143rd Centre County Grange Fair. [Read More]
Grange Fair Grandstand Stage Features Free Entertainment Lineup Grange Fair Grandstand Stage Features Free Entertainment Lineup
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
The Grandstand Stage at the 143rd annual Centre County Grange Fair will delight fairgoers with nightly, nationally recognized live entertainment — and the cost to attend is included with each visitor's fair admission. [Read More]

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Penn State Football Names Additional Captains Penn State Football Names Additional Captains
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Saquon Barkley, Grant Haley, Marcus Allen, DaeSean Hamilton and Tyler Davis join the previously announced trio of Trace McSorley, Jason Cabinda and Nick Scott as Penn State football’s captains for the 2017 season. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Soccer Cruises Past Hofstra Penn State Women’s Soccer Cruises Past Hofstra
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s soccer scored all three of its goals in the second half Sunday afternoon, topping Hofstra 3-0 at Jeffrey Field. [Read More]
Marissa Sheva Leads Penn State Women's Soccer to 3-1 Win Over No. 8 BYU Marissa Sheva Leads Penn State Women's Soccer to 3-1 Win Over No. 8 BYU
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Marissa Sheva’s two-goal performance propelled Penn State women’s soccer to an emphatic 3-1 victory over No. 8 BYU Friday night at Jeffrey Field. [Read More]
Kaleigh Riehl Brings Comforting Presence to Penn State Women's Soccer’s Defense Kaleigh Riehl Brings Comforting Presence to Penn State Women's Soccer’s Defense
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
The Penn State women's soccer team can breathe a sigh of relief. Kaleigh Riehl is back in the starting lineup. [Read More]
Mount Nittany Golf Classic Sets Fundraising Record Mount Nittany Golf Classic Sets Fundraising Record
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Dixon
The 27th Mount Nittany Medical Center Golf Classic, recently held at the Penn State Blue and White courses, raised a record-breaking $176,000. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract Penn State Football: Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin finally has his new contract. The Penn State Board of Trustees's compensation committee meet Friday morning to approve the new terms before publicly announcing them just before noon. [Read More]
Penn State Football Players & Coaches: My Favorite Saquon Story
Column
Penn State Football Players & Coaches: My Favorite Saquon Story
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
For reasons football and otherwise, folks love to say-say great things about Penn State's Heisman Trophy candidate. Teammates, coaches and a football staffer share a six-pack of Saquon Barkley anecdotes. [Read More]
Bellator 186 Reportedly Set For Bryce Jordan Center Featuring Phil Davis And Ed Ruth Bellator 186 Reportedly Set For Bryce Jordan Center Featuring Phil Davis And Ed Ruth
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Bellator is headed to State College and the Bryce Jordan Center in November. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Schedule Released Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Schedule Released
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball released its Big Ten schedule this week with the Nittany Lions starting out conference games in early December for the first time ever. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barber Finally On Campus Penn State Football: Barber Finally On Campus
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Four-star freshman defensive end Damion Barber tweeted Wednesday afternoon that he was finally in Happy Valley, rounding out Penn State's incoming class of new faces. [Read More]

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Penn State Libraries Ranked No. 2 Among Public University Libraries Penn State Libraries Ranked No. 2 Among Public University Libraries
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State University Libraries have consistently ranked among the best for North American research universities, and this year is no different. [Read More]
Dear Mom and Dad
Column
Dear Mom and Dad
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Columnist and Penn State faculty member Patty Kleban welcomes new students and their parents to the university community. She also has some advice for Mom and Dad. [Read More]
Pittsburgh Company to Open New Lab in State College, Partner with Penn State Pittsburgh Company to Open New Lab in State College, Partner with Penn State
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Pittsburgh-based company will open a new facility for laboratory services in a new building at Innovation Park and partner with Penn State on research and development. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract Penn State Football: Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin finally has his new contract. The Penn State Board of Trustees's compensation committee meet Friday morning to approve the new terms before publicly announcing them just before noon. [Read More]
Penn State Astronomy to Help Local Community View Solar Eclipse Penn State Astronomy to Help Local Community View Solar Eclipse
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
To help the local community properly and safely experience this partial eclipse Penn State astronomy students and faculty will be handing out hundreds of eclipse glasses at three sites on Monday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football Players & Coaches: My Favorite Saquon Story
Column
Penn State Football Players & Coaches: My Favorite Saquon Story
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
For reasons football and otherwise, folks love to say-say great things about Penn State's Heisman Trophy candidate. Teammates, coaches and a football staffer share a six-pack of Saquon Barkley anecdotes. [Read More]
Bellator 186 Reportedly Set For Bryce Jordan Center Featuring Phil Davis And Ed Ruth Bellator 186 Reportedly Set For Bryce Jordan Center Featuring Phil Davis And Ed Ruth
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Bellator is headed to State College and the Bryce Jordan Center in November. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Schedule Released Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Schedule Released
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball released its Big Ten schedule this week with the Nittany Lions starting out conference games in early December for the first time ever. [Read More]
Nittany Valley Water Coalition Says It's Making Progress in Talks with Toll Brothers Nittany Valley Water Coalition Says It's Making Progress in Talks with Toll Brothers
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After meeting on Wednesday for a second time with a representative from developer Toll Brothers for further discussion about possible alternative sites for a planned student housing development, members of the Nittany Valley Water Coalition came away encouraged. [Read More]
Wolf Talks Investment, Opportunities and Penn State at Ag Progress Days Wolf Talks Investment, Opportunities and Penn State at Ag Progress Days
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pennsylvania's agricultural industry is in the midst of extraordinary times and Penn State will play a key role in helping it to seize opportunities and overcome challenges, Gov. Tom Wolf said on Wednesday. [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

Dear Mom and Dad

Columnist and Penn State faculty member Patty Kleban welcomes new students and their parents to the university community. She also has some advice for Mom and Dad.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Understanding Franklin's Newly-Minted Deal

How Penn State head coach James Franklin can turn a 3.4% raise over the next 28 months into a $37.8 million bonanza by 2022.

Consider Many Factors When Choosing Retirement Plans and OptionsJudy Loy

Times certainly have changed with regard to building a secure retirement. Private company pensions are only available at 4 percent of companies, down from 60 percent in the early 1980s

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