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Money Magazine Ranks Penn State 177th on 'Best Colleges for Your Money'
To find out which of the nation's 1,500 four-year colleges provide the best bang for your buck, Money screened out those with a below-average graduation rate and then ranked the remaining 665.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Penn State's James Franklin talks social media, Herb Hand tweet during ESPN stop
Penn State offensive line coach Herb Hand during a news conference introducing coach James Franklin's staff, at Beaver Stadium.
Lawmakers, universities can't let the dream of an affordable higher education slip away: Editorial
It's one of the most cherished myths in America: The self-made man - or woman - who puts themselves on the road to success by working their way through college.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Six bizarre landforms created by global warming
Global warming will transform Earth's landscapes. "If there's ice, it's going to melt - and wherever it melts we will see changes," says Richard Alley of Penn State University in University Park.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Zoologger: Moose dribble turns off grass's toxic defences
We've all eaten something that doesn't agree with us, but probably not on the scale that moose do.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
NCPTW Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Ron Maxwell Award
"The NCPTW Ron Maxwell Leadership Award is given annually to a professional in the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing organization who has contributed with distinction to undergraduate student development through promoting collaborative learning among peer tutors in writing.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Former THON Captain and Cancer Patient Sing Internet's Most...
Hearts melted earlier this week when this heartwarming video starring a young cancer patient and her nurse became a viral phenomenon.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Time capsule sheds light on student experience at Penn State in the 1950s
Thanks to the sharp eyes of a few construction workers, members of the Penn State community got a rare glimpse into the lives and experiences of students, faculty and staff during the 1950s through a time capsule.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Rutgers tuition among the highest in Big TenRutgers tuition among the ...
Rutgers tuition among the highest in Big Ten Rutgers tuition, fees, room and board fourth highest.
Penn State Student, Clearfield Resident Inducted into Academic Honor Society for Adult Learners
Penn State World Campus student Ephraim Stockwell, of Clearfield was inducted into Pi Delta Chi, the University Park chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda in May. Alpha Sigma Lambda is the oldest and largest national honor society recognizing the outstanding achievement of full- and part-time adult learners.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Penn State student jailed for allegedly pulling knife on roommate in X-Box dispute
Penn State University Park police say Ryland Smith pulled out a knife and threatened his roommate after the X-Box they were using stopped working.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Board of Trustees Approve Tuition, Budget, Officers, Emeritus Trustees
The Board of Trustees met at Penn State Schuylkill today, where it approved a tuition increase, operating budget, new officers, and emeriti trustees .
Penn State trustees approve budget, tuition increase for 2014-15
The Penn State trustees have approved a $4.6 billion budget for 2014-15 Friday that is built on a 2.99 percent increase in base undergraduate tuition at University Park.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Centre Daily Times
Trustees notebook: Building projects get funding OK
The board's finance committee Thursday recommended the approval of a $14.25 million renovation project to the university-owned building at 300 North Science Park Road in Ferguson Township, near the campus.
Penn State base tuition rate to jump 3% at University Park, less for branch campuses
Penn State students, and their parents, will see a near 3 percent increase in student tuition rates at the University Park campus this year, or $482 through the academic year.
Committee Recommends 2.73 Percent Aggregate Base Tuition Increase for 2014-15
A proposal to set Penn State tuition for the upcoming academic year at a base aggregate rate of increase of 2.73 percent was made today during a meeting of the trustees' Committee on Finance, Business and Capital Planning.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Victory Bell Rings
Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Hackenberg and Lucas Named to...
Oct 12, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg during the fourth quarter against the Michigan Wolverines at Beaver Stadium.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Centre Daily Times
They get around: Beach Boys returning to Bryce Jordan Center
The Beach Boys perform in September 2006 at the Bryce Jordan Center. The band will return to University Park on Oct. 29. Tickets for the Oct. 29 concert are available at www.tickmaster.com , all Jordan Center ticket outlets and by calling 800-745-3000.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Scarlet and Game
Ohio State Football Recruiting: Jashon Cornell calls Larry Johnson...
Oct 12, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions defensive line coach Larry Johnson during the second quarter against the Michigan Wolverines at Beaver Stadium.
Childhood's Gate Children's Garden to open July 7 at Arboretum
A garden for children and anyone who is young at heart, Childhood's Gate is a unique space for exploring nature, fostering wonder and celebrating the plants, animals and geography of central Pennsylvania.