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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's Barron Ranks Among Highest Paid Public University Presidents Penn State's Barron Ranks Among Highest Paid Public University Presidents
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State President Eric Barron is the sixth-highest paid public university leader in the nation, according to a new report from the Chronicle of Higher Education. [Read More]
Actors Cast to Play Sue, Scott Paterno in HBO Movie Actors Cast to Play Sue, Scott Paterno in HBO Movie
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
According to a report from Deadline, the roles of Sue and Scott Paterno have been cast in HBO's upcoming movie about Joe Paterno, which stars Al Pacino as the late Penn State football coach. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Which Heisman Winning Running Back Is Saquon Barkley Most Like? Penn State Football: Which Heisman Winning Running Back Is Saquon Barkley Most Like?
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley currently sits at 7-1 to win the Heisman Trophy in at least one establishment in the great city of Las Vegas. it isn't good enough to make him the favorite, but it is good enough to get him in the conversation. [Read More]
Lane Closures Scheduled for University Drive-Curtin Road Intersection Lane Closures Scheduled for University Drive-Curtin Road Intersection
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Upcoming paving work will reduce lanes near the intersection of University Drive and Curtin Road on the University Park campus. [Read More]

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