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President Barron To Launch Monthly Talk Show

Penn State President Eric Barron will co-host a monthly talk show called “Higher Education in Focus” starting on Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. on WPSU-TV.

The show, which Barron will co-host with WPSU’s Patty Satalia, will mainly focus on discussing and debating various topics relating to issues of higher education. It will feature guests, such as new Athletic Director Sandy Barbour, who will be brought on to inform viewers about events and issues pertaining to Penn State.

“I’m looking forward to discussing issues of higher education with leaders from Penn State and the larger community,” said Barron in the press release. “This program will be a wonderful way to share those discussions with a larger audience.”

You can catch the show on WPSU-TV throughout the academic year, with set dates of Oct. 23, Nov. 20, Dec. 18, Jan. 15, Feb. 19, March 19, and April 16 at 8 p.m.

The show will also be airing on WITF in Harrisburg markets, and WQLN in Erie markets. In addition, the show will stream online at the WPSU website.

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David Abruzzese

David is a senior from Rochester, NY, nestled right in beautiful Western New York. He is majoring in Broadcast Journalism, and as an avid sports fan, he passionately supports the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres. He is the first Penn Stater from his family, and couldn’t be prouder to represent Penn State University. In his free time, he likes to alpine ski, and play golf. You can follow him on Twitter @abruz11, and can contact him via email at [email protected]

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