This story appears in the May 2021 issue of Town&Gown. Penn State is known for many things – athletics, academics, student life. But an unmistakable, yet often overlooked highlight of […]
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State College and Penn State continue to require masks indoors and in crowded settings outdoors regardless of vaccination status — for now — despite a change to the statewide mask […]
Jennifer Anne Tucker said when her nephew came to visit her last year, they discovered two baby turkey vultures living in her barn. That encounter helped inspire Tucker to become […]
Penn State men’s basketball will face seven “double-play” opponents and six “single-play” opponents during the Big Ten’s 20-game schedule. The conference announced the tentative opponent scheduling on Thursday afternoon. In […]
A Penn State faculty member filed a federal lawsuit on Wednesday accusing the university of racial discrimination. Errol Henderson, an associate professor of political science, says that in response to […]
Penn State’s Faculty Senate on Wednesday afternoon passed a resolution recommending the university mandate COVID-19 vaccines for students and employees before returning to campus for the fall 2021 semester. After […]