Category Archives: Penn State News

WPSU’s ‘Higher Education in Focus’ to discuss Penn State admissions process

An inside look at Penn State’s admissions process is the subject of tonight’s episode of Penn State President Eric Barron’s “Higher Education in Focus” program being broadcast on  WPSU-TV and WPSU-FM. The episode titled “Taking the Mystery out of Admissions” will … Continue reading

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Penn State Class of 2019 – You have big shoes to fill

Penn State is buzzing with soon-to-be graduates that are soaking up their last few moments of college life while looking ahead to careers, research opportunities, or graduate school. Much like you Penn State Class of 2019, our Penn State seniors … Continue reading

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#ReachHigher #PSU2019 – Friday is National College Signing Day!

  #psu2019 #ReachHigher #PennState As part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher campaign, an educational initiative working to inspire every student in America to pursue education after high school, we want you to show the WORLD that you’re joining … Continue reading

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#psu24

What does a day in the life of Penn State look like? We’re hoping you can help us tell that story to the world. Beginning at 7:32 a.m. EDT (sunrise) on Thursday, the University is showcasing 24 hours in the … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs – check out IST Start-up Week!

You don’t have to be a student in the College of Information Sciences and Technology (IST) to appreciate this event – any student interested in entrepreneurship and innovation can learn something from the wealth of knowledge that presenters share during … Continue reading

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Return to Rec – a Penn State throwback!

Whether your favorite Penn State team is men’s hockey, women’s volleyball, men’s lacrosse or one of the many other Division I teams that compete at University Park, there is no denying that it is exciting to support the Nittany Lions! … Continue reading

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Welcome to Hockey Valley

That’s the message greeting visitors to the Pegula Ice Arena, Penn State’s newest sports facility and home to our Division I men’s and women’s ice hockey teams. The arena is located next door to the Undergraduate Admissions Office and our … Continue reading

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Fall sports

So, you may have heard that Penn State has a football team. What many students are less aware of are the other amazing athletic teams excelling at Penn State. With fall sports seasons ramping up and teams headed into their … Continue reading

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Notorious

At Penn State, you never know who you’ll be sitting next to in class. It could be a budding pop star, a Pulitzer Prize winner, or the Chief Technology Officer of a major web company. Most recently, Penn State students learned that their … Continue reading

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Spring Career Days

It doesn’t feel very much like spring at University Park right now, but that hasn’t stopped hundreds of companies from coming to campus to recruit our students for summer internships and full-time jobs. Our annual Spring Career Days took place … Continue reading

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