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Day: August 12, 2013

Man Runs From Police, Crashes Into Chipotle

State College almost had a tragedy on its hands Saturday night as man attempting to evade police crashed into the back of Chipotle on Heister Street.

Faculty Speak Out Against New Health Program

We know that Penn State's new punitive health care program "Take Care of Your Health" faced criticism out of the gate from both university employees and outside observers. But it didn't end with a few Inside Higher Ed editorials. Now, university employees, led by art history professor Brian Curran, are heading up a petition on aimed at squashing the new program that could fine conscientious objectors up to $100 a month for noncompliance.

We’re Number Seven!

Penn State’s campus was the hook, line, and sinker for me when making my college choice –- and I know I’m not alone in that respect. In fact, Business Insider agrees with me about the lure of the campus.

Former PSU Fencer Chamley-Watson Wins World Title

Former Penn State fencing standout and Lonon Olympian Miles Chamley-Watson added yet another achievement to his already impressive resume this past week: the first American to win a gold medal in the Senior World Fencing Championship.

The 21st Best College Bar in America is… Indigo?

Indigo, the only nightclub left in State College following the closing of the shortlived Duo Nightclub, has been ranked 21st on the list of the 25 Best College Bars in America by

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