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University-Park, Pennsylvania is located in Centre County. Zip codes in University-Park, PA include 16802.

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Penn State Reaches Milestone in Conversion to Cleaner Energy

Photo by Patrick Mansell/Penn State University Contractors discuss and coordinate every step in the removal of 50 year old boilers at Penn State's power plant.


Sunday |

Penn State SBDC to close Philipsburg office Sept. 30

Demand for services in the Centre Region has made SBDC reevaluate the allocation of resources and staffing, as consultants there look for more efficient ways to deliver services to small businesses.


Sunday | Altoona Mirror

Fiore marks 60th anniversary

Frustrated by periodic furloughs from his job as a pipe fitter for the Pennsylvania Railroad, Leonard S. Fiore Sr. started a small construction company in Altoona in 1954.


Thu Aug 28, 2014

University Park Airport Receives State Grant for New Parking Lot

The University Park Airport has been looking to the future and planning for expansion, which will be made easier by a recent $350,000 grant from the state to build a new parking lot.


Medical News Today

Sound waves separate tumor and blood cells

A tool that can test a cancer patient's blood for rare tumor cells is extremely useful for checking if a tumor is going to spread.


Wed Aug 27, 2014

Graduate School to Host Fall Grant-Writing Workshops

Registration is now open for a series of grant-writing workshops to be hosted this fall by the Penn State Graduate School.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

Husker Corner

Husker Football: Former DT Aaron Curry Transferring to TCU

Nov 23, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg throws a pass during the fourth quarter against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Beaver Stadium.


Fri Aug 22, 2014


Hunter Hayes Launching Tattoo (Your Name) Tour October 30 in Pennsylvania

Hunter Hayes heads out on his Tattoo Tour Thursday, October 30 in University Park, PA.


The Citizens' Voice

Wyoming Seminary Lower School Science Research Group wins awards

Wyoming Seminary Lower School Science Research Group students, under the direction of eighth grade science teacher Lisa Iskra, recently earned awards for their research projects at regional and state competitions.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Penn State

HUB food court set to reopen as students return

The food court in the HUB-Robeson Center on Penn State's University Park campus will have a whole new look when it reopens Aug. 25, the day classes begin for fall semester.


Onward State

All Student-Athletes to Receive iPads for Academic Aid

Athletic Director David Joyner introduced the Intercollegiate Athletics Technology Program on Friday, an initiative that will give each of the over 800 student-athletes at University Park an iPad to support their scholarly goals.


Sat Aug 16, 2014

Centre Daily Times

New Penn State graduates ready for the next phase of their lives

The 37-year-old State College resident received a master's degree in education from Penn State - more than a decade after entering the workforce.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

Penn State Seeks Accreditation through Law Enforcement Commission

A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc. will be visiting University Park in September to examine all aspects of how Penn State University Police operate.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

Confusion Over NCAA Lawsuit as Penn State Board Plans Special Meeting

The Penn State Board of Trustees is now planning to hold a special meeting later this week but there appears to be some confusion about the meeting's agenda.


Sat Aug 09, 2014

Penn State

Police investigate report of sexual assault

Penn State University Police have received a report of a rape / sexual assault, reported to have occurred between 2:30 and 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, in Simmons Hall in the South Halls complex.The suspect is believed to be known to the victim.


Breastfeeding Support Program Helps Penn State Mothers

August is National Breastfeeding Month and the Breastfeeding Support Program at Penn State offers a variety of support and services to students, employees and their immediate families at University Park and many Commonwealth Campuses.


Wed Aug 06, 2014

New Scientist

Deadliest Ebola outbreak being driven by urbanisation

Ebola virus continues its rampage in West Africa. There were 1603 known cases as of last week , and there is no sign of the epidemic slowing.


Mon Aug 04, 2014

Victory Bell Rings

Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land 4-star Commit Joe Hampton

Feb 9, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions head coach Patrick Chambers looks on from the bench during the first half against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Bryce Jordan Center.



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