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James Franklin, Sandy Barbour To Appear On Penn State Coaches Caravan

Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour and head football coach James Franklin will make stops in New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. as part of the Penn State Coaches Caravan from May 8 to 10.

There will be meet-and-greet events with Franklin, Barbour, and several other Penn State head coaches at each of the three locations. Sandy Barbour will discuss the state of Penn State Athletics and its 31 programs. James Franklin will discuss Penn State football’s 2017 season and how fans can help continue the program’s return to the top of the college football world.

The Caravan is open to all members of the Penn State Alumni Association and the Nittany Lion Club. Registered members of either organization can bring a guest for the standard member price. More details on registrations will be released later this month.

The event’s locations and times are:

  • May 8: Wyndham New Yorker, New York City. Reception: 5:30 p.m., Program: 6:30 p.m.
  • May 9: Crystal Tea Room, Philadelphia. Reception: 6 p.m., Program: 7 p.m.
  • May 10: Marriott Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Washington, DC. Reception: 6 p.m., Program: 7 p.m.

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