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  1. Penn State's White Out game makes for key recruiting weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    In 2012, Andrew Nelson looked to his left and right and the then-Hershey High School standout saw a sea of people. White pompoms, white T-shirts, white sweatshirts and lots of noise for an atmosphere this current Penn State right tackle hasn't forgotten.

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  2. Larry Johnson On Leaving Penn State: It Was Time To Move OnRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scarlet and Game

    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. Penn State defeated Michigan 43-40 in overtime.

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  3. Dallas man's Halloween decor inspired by EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Taking inspiration from the fear of Ebola, a Dallas-area man has stacked up barrels marked "biohazard," surrounded his yard with yellow caution tape and crossed his door and windows with white tape marked "quarantine." "There's negative people everywhere and they are going to give me grief about it but it's all in good fun," James Faulk told reporters Thursday while standing outside his home wearing a face shield and white protective suit with the label "CDC Trainee" and d gripping a clipboard and red plastic bag marked "biohazard infectious waste."

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  4. Diversity Groups Talk Racial Sensitivity At UPUA MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Onward State

    In what appears to be an annual tradition for the University Park Undergraduate Association around Halloween, the organization saw a large contingent of minority students speak out against comments made by representatives that they deemed offensive and racially insensitive at last night's meeting. Following a tense and opinionated open student forum, the assembly later convened into a town-hall style committee of the whole meeting to hold a dialogue with the minority representatives.

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  5. Penn State Football: 3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Game vs. Ohio StateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 6, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions James Franklin stands on the field prior to the game against the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Akron 21-3.

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  6. Ohio State football vs Penn State: Complete preview and predictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Isportsweb.com

    The Ohio State football squad asserted their dominance once again last week after thrashing Rutgers by a score of 56-17 . This week Ohio State will play a more traditional Big Ten opponent, Penn State.

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  7. Solar Panel Array Chosen as 2015 Senior Class GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Onward State

    The 2015 Senior Class Gift committee announced moments ago that a solar panel array was chosen as the senior class gift and presented to President Barron. A list of proposals for the 2015 gift were narrowed down to three options by the committee: the winning solar panel array, an Alma Mater display inscribed on a campus sidewalk, and a Student Success Fund.

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  8. Virginia Swimming Suspends Five From Fall CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Virginia Swimming, for the second year in a row, has had a high-profile student-athlete suspension as head coach Augie Busch has pulled five student-athletes from competing during the rest of fall 2014 semester. In a release today, Virginia confirmed that Kyle Dudzinski, David Ingraham, Jake Pearce, Charlie Rommel and Luke Papendick would not be competing the rest of the year "for violations of University of Virginia policy and athletics department rules."

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  9. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Depth Chart Released, Several...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 20, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; The Penn State Nittany Lion points to the fans prior to the game against the Massachusetts Minutemen at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Massachusetts 48-7.

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  10. NCAA Football Week 9 Picks: Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Penn State Nittany LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Maddux Sports Blog

    Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Penn State Nittany Lions Saturday, 10/25/14, 8:00 PM EST Opening Point Spread: Ohio State -13 Current Betting Line: Ohio State -13.5 Opening Total: 51.5 Current Total: 51.5 Odds Courtesy of Bookmaker Ohio State has won and covered the number in four consecutive games since its only loss of the season, as it comes off a 56-17 victory over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights as 20.5-point home favorites, while going OVER the betting total for a fifth straight affair.

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  11. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Larry Johnson Sr. Talks Return...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Victory Bell Rings

    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. Penn State defeated Michigan 43-40 in overtime.

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  12. Penn State World Campus students establish chapter of psychology honors societyRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | PressReleasePoint

    Penn State World Campus students majoring in psychology have established a chapter of the international honors society Psi Chi, and more than 15 members will be inducted during a ceremony online and on campus Oct. 24. The new Penn State World Campus Psi Chi chapter members and the public can watch the induction by live stream at 7 p.m. EDT from the lobby of Old Main on the University Park campus at http://meeting.psu.edu/wcpsichi . Those members who live near the campus are welcome to attend the ceremony in person.

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  13. Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 27, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg walks on the field prior to the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports Coming off of their second bye week, the Penn State Nittany Lions welcome Big Ten powerhouse Ohio State into Beaver Stadium for the annual Whiteout.

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  14. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Recruiting Update, Allen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 16, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions wide receiver Allen Robinson runs with the ball after a catch in front of Purdue Boilermakers cornerback Antoine Lewis during the fourth quarter at Beaver Stadium. Penn State defeated Purdue 45-21.

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  15. Krause Innovation Studio Hints at the Future of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Onward State

    In most lecture halls at Penn State, the scene is the same: Professors speak in front of hundreds of students, most of whom are just sitting there and daydreaming or perusing the Internet. But luckily for us, that standard teaching method is in the process of changing completely.

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  16. Chamber honors J.C. Orr & SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Altoona Mirror

    Editor's note: This is the fourth in a series on businesses that will be inducted into the Blair County Chamber of Commerce Business Hall of Fame Monday at the Blair County Convention Center. The oldest construction firm in Blair County - now in its sixth generation - remains right where it began - 438 Seventh Ave. J.C. Orr & Son Inc. will be one of four businesses inducted into the Blair County Chamber of Commerce Business Hall of Fame tomorrow night at the Blair County Convention Center.

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  17. Penn State DuBois runners make all-conference teamRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | GantDaily.com

    On Saturday, Oct. 11, the Penn State DuBois cross country runners competed at the Penn State University Athletic Conference Championships on the official course of the Penn State Nittany Lions at University Park. Several of the runners were no strangers to the course, having run a similar competition in high school for the annual Harry Groves' Spike Shoe Invitational.

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  18. Evil James Franklin's Weekly Picks - Week 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | 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 My Upset Special didn't come through last week, but I got a SEC game right so I will consider that progress.

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  19. Penn State DuBois Runners Make All Conference TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | GantDaily.com

    On Oct. 11, the Penn State DuBois cross country runners competed at the Penn State University Athletic Conference Championships on the official course of the Penn State Nittany Lions at University Park. Several of the runners were no strangers to the course, having run a similar competition in high school for the annual Harry Groves' Spike Shoe Invitational.

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  20. The Most Bizarre Crimes of Happy ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Onward State

    This week, the Penn State Police responded quickly and effectively to keep University Park students safe after a shooting threat was posted on Yik Yak. Called a prank , the incident no doubt was one of the most nerve-wracking moments for the Penn State community this year.

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