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  1. How the consent decree dissolution affects Penn State's scholarship picture, Lions get two commits, and more: Saturday recruiting roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Penn State's march to National Signing Day continued Saturday with a host of visitors and a pair of commitments. The Lions picked up verbal pledges from Pittsburgh Central Catholic 2015 safety Johnny Petrishen and Detroit, Mich., King High 2016 corner LaVert Hill with Signing Day less than a week away.

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  2. Penn State Football Recruiting: Nittany Lions Get Verbal From Safety John PetrishenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Victory Bell Rings

    Oct 12, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; A general view of the Beaver Stadium during the third quarter between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Michigan Wolverines. Penn State defeated Michigan 43-40 in overtime.

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  3. Penn State Football: Big Recruiting Weekend on TapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 16, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; General view of a Penn State Nittany Lions helmet prior to the game against the Purdue Boilermakers at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports With the Class of 2015 all but in the books, the Penn State coaching staff has turned their attention to next year's class and beyond.

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  4. Penn State 2015 Recruiting Class: OT Sterling JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Victory Bell Rings

    Oct 25, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions fans wear white t-shirts for a white out during the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports With National Signing Day quickly approaching in a matter of days, VBR will be bringing you profiles of each Penn State recruit when they sign their official letter.

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  5. Penn State eyes changes to sexual misconduct case handlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    STATE COLLEGE – A new task force report recommends Penn State changes how the university handles sexual misconduct, suggesting it devote an office with an investigator and other staff to those cases.

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  6. Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles trade rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Isportsweb.com

    With Super Bowl XLIX only days away, there has not been much NFL news to discuss, aside from the recent investigation of the deflate-gate with the New England Patriots. The offseason does not officially start until the conclusion of the season, which won't be until the winner of the Super Bowl is determined.

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  7. Weebly CEO and co-founder to deliver IST commencement addressRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    David Rusenko, co-founder and CEO of Weebly and class of 2007 graduate of the College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State will deliver the keynote address at the 2015 IST commencement ceremony this May. Rusenko, who was twice named to Forbes' "30 under 30" list and is the youngest recipient of the Penn State Alumni Achievement Award , has been featured in The New York Times , The Wall Street Journal , Reuters , Newsweek , NBC and the BBC. His start-up company, Weebly.com, which garners more than 100 million visits per month, enables anyone to create a high-quality website with no HTML experience.

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  8. Penn State Makes Recommendations to Combat 'Incredible' Problem of Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Statecollege.com

    Photo by Michael Martin Garrett/StateCollege.com // Sexual assault task force chairman Damon Sims discusses the task force's report and recommendations at a news conference on Thursday. Penn State senior Melissa McCleery says it's hard to overestimate how serious the issue of sexual violence on college campuses really is.

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  9. Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James reason for recent turnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Isportsweb.com

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have been winning over the past couple of weeks. In a win Wednesday night against the Portland Trailblazers, the Cavaliers extended their winning streak to eight games.

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  10. Penn State Extension to Host Lambing SchoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | GantDaily.com

    The Penn State Extension will host a Sheep Lambing School on Feb. 19 at the Penn State Sheep Center. The purpose of the school is to improve a sheep producer's skills for managing pregnant ewes and managing lambing.

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  11. Gymnasts scores third straight PB in all-aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Burnaby Now

    Penn State freshman Briannah Tsang scored her third consecutive personal best all-around score in the Big 12 last week. Photograph By courtesy of Mark Selders Penn State freshman Briannah Tsang scored her third consecutive personal best all-around score in the Big 12 last week.

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  12. Penn State Football Recruiting: Nittany Lions Benefit From Big Visit WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 29, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; A general view of Beaver Stadium prior to the game between the Michigan State Spartans and the Penn State Nittany Lions. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren- USA TODAY Sports This past weekend was a huge one in terms of recruiting for Penn State head coach James Franklin and the Nittany Lions.

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  13. Penn State Football Recruiting: 3-Star TE Nick Bowers Flips From PittRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Victory Bell Rings

    Sep 20, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; A view of the new scoreboard inside Beaver Stadium prior to the game between the Massachusetts Minutemen and the Penn State Nittany Lions. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren- USA TODAY Sports With about a week now before National Signing Day, head coach James Franklin and his staff are in the final stages of completing the 2015 recruiting class.

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  14. Kevin Hart to Return to the Bryce Jordan CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Onward State

    Alright, alright, alright! Kevin Hart is coming back to Happy Valley for another Bryce Jordan Center performance as Onward State has confirmed. The popular comedian will take the stage on Sunday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. Hart earned his fame for a number of comedy bits that went viral before establishing himself within Hollywood.

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  15. Penn State Football Recruiting Wish List: 3-Star Safety John PetrishenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 16, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; General view of a Penn State Nittany Lions helmet prior to the game against the Purdue Boilermakers at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports With National Signing Day approaching in a little over a week, Penn State currently has 22 commitments for the 2015 recruiting class.

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  16. Penn State Football Recruiting: Nittany Lions Get Commitment from DL Shareef MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 1, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; General view of the scoreboard prior to the game between the Maryland Terrapins and the Penn State Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium. Maryland defeated Penn State 20-19.

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  17. Robert Windsor & Emonee Spence Say No To Illinois FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Writing Illini

    Nov 29, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; A general view of Beaver Stadium prior to the game between the Michigan State Spartans and the Penn State Nittany Lions. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O Illinois football recruiting had a rough weekend.

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  18. Penn State Football Recruiting: DL Robert Windsor Commits to Nittany LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 16, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; General view of a Penn State Nittany Lions helmet prior to the game against the Purdue Boilermakers at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports We Are.Better! Good news arrived earlier this morning as Penn State picked up a commitment from 3-star defensive tackle Robert Windsor, as it was first reported by Ryan Snyder of Rivals.com.

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  19. 'The Price Is Right Live!' Coming to Bryce Jordan Center on April 16Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | GantDaily.com

    "The Price Is Right Live!" an interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to "Come On Down," will be presented at 7:30 p.m. April 16, in the Bryce Jordan Center. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and possibly a new car.

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  20. Soils Could Keep Contaminants in Wastewater from Reaching Groundwater, StreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | GantDaily.com

    With endocrine-disrupting compounds affecting fish populations in rivers as close as Pennsylvania's Susquehanna and as far away as Israel's Jordan, a new research study shows that soils can filter out and break down at least some of these emerging contaminants. The results suggest that water pollution can be diminished by spraying treated wastewater on land rather than discharging it directly into streams, according to researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.

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