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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 Graduate Students Vote Against Unionization Penn State Graduate Students Vote Against Unionization
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State graduate student assistants and trainees have voted against forming a union, according to preliminary election results announced on Tuesday. [Read More]
Two Blue-White Weekend Visitors Took a Drunken Ride in a Stolen Golf Cart, Police Say Two Blue-White Weekend Visitors Took a Drunken Ride in a Stolen Golf Cart, Police Say
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Two Norfolk, Va., men are facing felony and misdemeanor charges after they allegedly stole a golf cart while intoxicated during Blue-White weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Responds to Racist Video Posted on Social Media Penn State Responds to Racist Video Posted on Social Media
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton, Elissa Hill
Penn State on Monday night issued a statement condemning a video of the use of a racial slur by a student that appeared on social media over the weekend. The statement, attributed to university leaders said the Office of Student Conduct is investigating. [Read More]
The Remarkable Talent of Penn State's Musical Theatre Program
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The Remarkable Talent of Penn State's Musical Theatre Program
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
A very small subset of the bright and gifted graduating students next month – one dozen to be exact – are extremely talented young adults who will graduate from the musical theatre program in the College of Arts and Architecture’s School of Theatre. [Read More]

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