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3 Penn State History Lessons: Commonwealth Campuses

Penn State isn’t just University Park– it’s also the 19 branch Commonwealth campuses spread out all across Pennsylvania. Penn State isn’t just one place or person, but a state-wide network of Nittany Lion pride. For this week’s history lesson, we decided to take a look back on the history of Penn State’s Commonwealth Campuses.

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0 After Arriving On Campus Underweight, Paris Palmer Is Ready To Elevate His Game

With two days left before the Nittany Lions set course to Philadelphia to take on Temple, Paris Palmer is a changed man. After undergoing a physical transformation during the offseason, Palmer looks and plays the part of a Big Ten caliber tackle. At 6-foot-7, it’s easy for weight to be dispersed across his lanky frame, which is why his 283 pound frame could’ve been easily mistaken for that of a 240-pound athlete. But 19 pounds later, Palmer will have no problem taking on much stronger, more skilled defensive ends than those he faced at the junior college level.

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0 A History Of The Penn State Golf Courses

The sport of golf is one that transcends time. Equipment may change as technology rapidly advances, but the objective will always remain the same: hit a little white ball into a hole in as few strokes as possible. This universally cherished game has made its presence felt right here at Penn State, all thanks to a handful of ambitious men with a dream and a plan.

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0 Penn State Captures Season Opener With A 1-0 Victory Over San Francisco

With 2,449 fans in attendance, the Nittany Lions took the season opener with a 1-0 victory over San Francisco on a picturesque Friday evening at Jeffrey Field. Needing to start the season on a high note, the Nittany Lions overcame a sloppy first half to net home the deciding goal, and begin the 2015 campaign with momentum. Let’s take a look at how the action unfolded.

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0 Summer Founders Program Teams Present Products At First Demo Day

Officially introduced last February, the Penn State Summers Founders Program provides six team of entrepreneurs — all with at least one current student — a $10,000 grant to pursue a startup dream for the summer. Five of the six teams, which were introduced for the inaugural summer in April, presented their products at the program’s first “Demo Day” Wednesday evening in Atherton Hall.

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4 OS Cribs: Freshmen Making The Most Of East Halls

After scrolling through countless Instagram and Facebook posts of Penn Staters posting pics of their sweet set-ups, we decided to find out how freshmen in East were making the most of their concrete walls and bolted desks. Without further ado, here are some of the sweetest freshmen cribs East Halls has to offer.

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0 Music Monday: Syllabus Week

Music Monday is back, and this time it’s geared for syllabus week. The theme this time is of course partying, and consisting of mostly EDM, mixed with some throwbacks, a bit of rap, and alternative, this music will be your go to party playlist.

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