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Day: March 2, 2016

Penn State Professor Receives Presidential Honor

President Barack Obama sought out the nation's best and brightest scientists and found one right here at Penn State. Dr. Jennifer Miksis-Olds was selected as one of 105 people to receive the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers.

UPUA Conducting Student Financial Literacy Survey

Financial literacy is an issue that UPUA has always tried to tackle in various ways, most notably with the establishment of the Student Financial Education Center. Now, our student government is looking deeper into the problem and is hoping to finish out the semester with a report on why Penn State is ranked so poorly and how students use the Office of Student Aid.

Valley Vapes Opens Its Doors In Downtown State College

State College vapers are in luck, as Valley Vapes just opened downtown.

The Birds, The Bees, And Evolution: Behind The Scenes Of Anthro 216

Dr. David Puts a mixes humor, science and sex in his Anthropology 216, Sex and Evolution course. And the course is more intellectual and scientifically proven lessons than “don’t have sex because you will get pregnant and you will die.”

[Photo Story] Meet The Adorable Animals At PAWS

Located just five miles outside of campus, lies a hidden gem: Centre County PAWS. PAWS is a volunteer run animal shelter dedicated to finding "forever homes" for dogs and cats. Take a virtual tour with us and meet some of the animals.

How Penn State Hockey Can Clinch Its First NCAA Tournament Berth

Whether it's by winning the Big Ten Tournament or clinching an at-large bid, Guy Gadowsky's team is as ready as ever to make a push for the postseason.

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