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  1. Dear Hero Program care-package collection set for Oct. 8 to 29 at EisenhowerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Dear Hero Program, a Penn State undergraduate student organization devoted to raising the morale of deployed troops and wounded veterans, will collect donated items for military personnel care packages from Oct. 8 to 29 at Eisenhower Auditorium on the University Park campus. The girlfriend of a U.S. Marine, who realized when he served in Afghanistan that many of his fellow Marines didn't receive letters from home, founded the Dear Hero Program.

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  2. Penn State Football: 3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Game vs. UMassRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions players sing the alma-mater following the completion of the game against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Akron 21-3.

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  3. Penn State alumna named 2014 MacArthur FellowRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Danielle Bassett, a 2004 Penn State graduate, was named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow today along with 20 other "genius grant" winners. The prize is one of the most prestigious awards given to individuals who show originality, innovation and creativity in their professional pursuits.

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  4. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: DC Bob Shoop a Genious, Official Depth Chart, and Other NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 2, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg prior to the game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren- USA TODAY Sports Today's Penn State news is in full preview mode for the upcoming game against the UMass Minutemen.

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  5. Penn State community to commemorate Constitution Day on WednesdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    A chill in the air and leaves changing color are sure signs that a new season is near. Along with the fall weather, Penn State students will usher in election season on Wednesday, Sept.

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  6. Student artists' 'Milkshake' offers a mix of mediums at Edwin W. Zoller GalleryRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    The Penn State School of Visual Arts second-year master of fine arts exhibition, "Milkshake," opened at the Edwin W. Zoller Gallery on Sept. 15. "Milkshake" is the first of two exhibitions highlighting the work of the second-year MFA students.

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  7. What's Cooking?: Dining@PSU App Helps Students Make Healthy ChoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | GantDaily.com

    Eggplant parmesan, Korean barbecue tacos, chicken cacciatore or teriyaki vegetable stir-fry? With these kinds of options, what to eat for dinner is inevitably on the minds of many Penn State students. As the newest batch of freshmen accustom themselves to the ins and outs of college life, they're also likely discovering the feast-like spread of food choices on the menus at Penn State's dining commons and the wonder of their all-you-care-to-eat meal plans.

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  8. Motivational speaker Scott Fried returns to Penn StateRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    While sitting in a chair during an HIV support group, the same one where he sat listening to others for months, Scott Fried finally raised his hand to speak. Fried said once he opened up, week after week people started to thank him for what he shared.

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  9. 2014 Homecoming schedule of events announcedRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    Homecoming week will kick off Sunday, Sept. 21, with the annual dance competition and Homecoming concert, and will continue with events throughout the week leading up to the Homecoming football game on Sept.

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  10. Special student ticket offer available for Penn State-UMass football clashRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    Penn State students can attend this Saturday's Band Day game at a special price: two tickets for $40 each with a valid student ID. Students from all Penn State campuses and the World Campus are able to buy two tickets for the Nittany Lions' first-ever meeting with Massachusetts on the heels of last Saturday's thrilling 13-10 comeback win at Rutgers in the Big Ten Conference opener.

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  11. Penn State Football Recruiting: Nittany Lions Land Verbal Commitment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; A general view of Beaver Stadium prior to the game between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Akron Zips. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren- USA TODAY Sports Although James Franklin has been busy coaching Penn State to a 3-0 record this season, he hasn't slowed down his momentum on the recruiting trail.

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  12. Special Student Ticket Offer Available For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Penn State Athetlics

    Penn State Nittany Lions fans celebrate during the fourth quarter in the match against the Central Florida Knights at Croke Park. Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; September 14, 2014 - Penn State students can attend this Saturday's "Band Day" game at a special price -- two tickets for $40 each with their valid student ID.

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  13. Probing Question: Is Classical Music Still Relevant in Today's World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | GantDaily.com

    Remember the fad of playing Mozart CDs for newborns? In the 1990s, a group of neuroscientists created a surge in classical CD sales when they published findings suggesting that exposure to music by Mozart could enhance human spatial reasoning and memory - the so-called "Mozart effect." People have long believed that classical recordings are a musical prescription to boost intelligence and test scores and reduce anxiety and depression - and studies continue to suggest there may be some truth to this notion.

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  14. Penn State Football: Game 3 (Rutgers) - Keys to the GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin stands at the gate prior to the game against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren- USA TODAY Sports What's the old saying"all is fair in love and war".

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  15. Evil James Franklin's Weekly Picks - Week 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin during the fourth quarter against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Akron 21-3.

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  16. Penn State at Rutgers Prediction RoundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions tight end Jesse James celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the third quarter against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Akron 21-3.

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  17. Danley Jericho Horns Cover South To North At Penn State University's Beaver StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | ProSoundWeb

    The new LED scoreboard in the sound end zone that hosts the Danley Jericho Horns and subwoofers that provide stadium-wide sound reinforcement. With a capacity of over 106,000, Beaver Stadium, home of the Penn State Nittany Lions, is the second largest stadium in the Western hemisphere and the fourth largest in the world.

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  18. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Christian Hackenberg the Best...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg signals during the second quarter against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Akron 21-3.

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  19. Penn State Football: 3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Game at RutgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg signals during the third quarter against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Akron 21-3.

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  20. Jennifer Gish: Penn St. chooses bad time to forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Albany Times Union

    On Monday night, after some Penn State students surfed a mattress over a crowd of thousands celebrating the NCAA lifting sanctions against the school, I wondered if I could negotiate a degree exchange with some other university. Not long ago, I drove to my parents' place in Pennsylvania with the Central Florida game on the radio.

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