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A solar panel array to reduce energy costs was announced as the 2015 senior class gift. Students graduating in 2015 chose this option over two other finalists.
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A Rick Reilly ESPN video features highlights former Penn State football coach Bill O'Brien's 12 year-old son, Jack, who suffers from the rare genetic disorder lissencephaly.
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Watch the official trailer for Amir Bar-Lev’s documentary ‘Happy Valley’, which highlights Joe Paterno, the Sandusky scandal, and its ensuing fallout.

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Ebola has reached America, but not yet the Northeast. The university reaffirmed that it is following all Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Pennsylvania Department of Health regulations related to the virus.
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The Philadelphia Flyers became the latest in a list of teams to show support for Devon Still when they honored his daughter Leah at Tuesday's Hockey Fights Cancer Night.
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James Franklin likes to remind the press that his Nittany Lions are the second youngest team in the country. A look at Penn State's scholarship breakdown supports that statement.
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D.J. Newbill will slide over to the point guard position to replace Tim Frazier. That leaves a host of Nittany Lions to compete for the starting shooting guard position.
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The women's volleyball team was unable to control Illinois, and lost its third match of the year, (24-26, 25-16, 23-25, 22-25), Saturday night at Rec Hall.
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Fans were especially rowdy for Michigan's third every night game: 7 game goers were arrested, and 30 more ejected from Saturday's contest.
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The Family Clothesline is selling a #SackCancer Devon Still jersey to benefit the former PSU lineman whose four-year old daughter is battling cancer.

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The Big Ten will become the first major athletic conference to guarantee multi-year athletic scholarships and graduation aid, it announced Wednesday following meetings comprising conference representatives.
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James Franklin is expected to testify today via Skype during a hearing involving four of his former football players that have been charged with rape.
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Leah Still stars in a music video, with singers Sara Bareilles and Cyndi Lauper, that has helped to raise over $400,000 for pediatric cancer research.
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Former Penn State soccer standout Ali Krieger has once again been named to the United State's National Team roster in preparation for next year's World Cup.
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The New England Patriots showed support for Devon Still and his daughter Leah, who has been battling cancer. The Patriots' cheerleaders wore Still's jersey, of which profits will be donated to cancer research.
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Senior linebacker Mike Hull spoke to the media Tuesday morning, providing insight on Penn State's first loss, early preparation for Michigan, and concussions.
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James Franklin suffered his first loss as Penn State's football coach Saturday afternoon, a 29-6 defeat to Northwestern for which he took full responsibility.
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Despite the gorgeous weather, Saturday was not a pretty day in Beaver Stadium. Northwestern ruined Penn State's homecoming, en route to a 29-6 victory.
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Sam Ficken has been named a semifinalist for the Campbell Trophy, known colloquially as the Academic Heisman. Ficken's 8/9 on field goals this year and boasts a 3.59 cumulative GPA.
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The Penn State women's volleyball team (13-1) swept the Wisconsin Badgers (9-2) in Madison Wednesday night. A national championship rematch and the Big Ten opener for both teams, the Nittany Lions took sole possession of the conference's first place.
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The Penn State women's volleyball team (12-1) will travel to Madison on Wednesday to open its Big Ten season against Wisconsin (9-1). A rematch of last year's national championship, both teams are ranked in the top five nationally.
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Public speaker and sister of Nicole Brown Simpson, Denise Brown, will speak at Heritage Hall in the HUB on October 6. When her sister Nicole was famously murdered -- for which her ex-husband O.J. Simpson was tried and acquitted -- Brown began raising awareness against domestic violence, which accounts for the death of four females per day in the United States. Sponsored by the Center for Women Students, Brown will share her life story and speak about the domestic violence epidemic.
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Forty dollar student tickets will be sold this week for Saturday's homecoming matchup against Northwestern. Attendance has seen dramatic increases this season, averaging 5,395 more people than the first two games of last year.
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The men's soccer team will honor Mack Brady this Sunday at one p.m. at Jeffrey Field when it takes on Ohio State. Brady died unexpectedly in 2012, the result of a blood infection. A fund to support the soccer team has been created in his memory.
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Penn State's victory over Rutgers on Saturday night clocked top viewing numbers for the Big Ten Network in Philadelphia and New York.
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The Penn State wrestling team will once again host a dual meet in the Bryce Jordan Center, as it will showdown against Iowa on February 8th.
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After collecting two interceptions against Rutgers, Trevor Williams has been named the B1G defensive player of the week.

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Penn State has received a commitment from linebacker Daiquan Kelly. Kelly, who hails from Union City in New Jersey, also received an offer from Rutgers. Kelly had previously committed to Syracuse, before flipping to Penn State.
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After summer renovations, Beaver Avenue's Chrome Liquor Lounge has improved its bar, changed its menu, and switched from smoky water pipes to e-hookahs.
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A Penn State alumna is "disappointed" over the way Joe Paterno and his legacy have been treated the last two years. As such, she'll host a Joe Out tailgate outside of Beaver Stadium before the UMass game to honor the former coach.