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Singer-songwriter Case to Open Acoustic Brew Concert Series Season Singer-songwriter Case to Open Acoustic Brew Concert Series Season
by Gazette Staff

“I'm trying to forge my own style out of inherited materials,” Case says. “I've always been into dynamic emotionally charged music you could use to tell a story or paint a picture.” Full Story →

Penn State Football: Franklin Admits Realities As Bye Week Continues Penn State Football: Franklin Admits Realities As Bye Week Continues

If you look at our scholarship board, we only have one offensive tackle, on scholarship, in three classes. So you have a senior and freshmen, that’s it. Some of these problems, you won’t solve in a week. I think our guys are doing awesome. They’re playing hard and they’re great kids, but it

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
School's New Location Opens Up Possibilities for Special Needs Students School's New Location Opens Up Possibilities for Special Needs Students

Joy Habovick has seen a change in her son since he started attending the NHS School in State College. “He likes coming to school now, and he’ll come home and tells me about what he’s learning,” she says. “He’d never done that before.”

StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Greetings from Zombie Nation!
Column
Greetings from Zombie Nation!

Among the results of the Penn State Values and Culture Survey was a finding that 85 percent of respondents were proud to be members of the Penn State community. That's an impressive number, but what does it mean? What is everyone so proud of?

StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Penn State Rushing Attack On Pace To Be Among Worst In School History Penn State Rushing Attack On Pace To Be Among Worst In School History

And yet, as bad as the offensive line has been in pass protection, the running game might be even worse. Of the 125 FBS teams, Penn State’s season rushing total of 505 yards ranks 105th.

StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, C.J. Doon

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'O Beautiful' Looks at Current State of Public Discourse 'O Beautiful' Looks at Current State of Public Discourse
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Harry Zimbler
Carter describes the play as funny, poignant, sad and upsetting at times. “What more can you expect from a theatrical experience?” Carter asks. “This play is going to grab the audiences’ emotions and give them a lot to think about.” [Read More]
Farmers Growing Relationships With State College Students
Column
Farmers Growing Relationships With State College Students
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
The "Farmer Comes to School" program gives kids a chance to meet the people growing those fruit and veggies. "It's created a dialogue, maybe not around farming, but around farms and the question of where our food comes from," Sapia says. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Prepare As Season Approaches Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Prepare As Season Approaches
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We're still at that point that we have a long way to go and we’re really really focused on the process," he said. "We have to improve all over. The focus is very much on the process and we have a very good vision not to determine our improvement through wins and losses." [Read More]
Pregnancy Resource Clinic to Celebrate 30 Years With Fundraising Event Pregnancy Resource Clinic to Celebrate 30 Years With Fundraising Event
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Brittany Svoboda
"We hope that when people leave, they think 'I really matter,'" Helland says. "We're more than your typical doctor's office." So far this year, the clinic has seen about 450 individual clients and has had about 780 total visits. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Enter Much Needed Bye Week Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Enter Much Needed Bye Week
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think everyone's done a good job of handling last week's game," Hull said Tuesday. "We came in on Sunday and kind of pushed the reset button. We're ready to work out our kinks during the bye week." [Read More]
Day of Caring Loses its Founder, Keeps its Charitable Resolve Day of Caring Loses its Founder, Keeps its Charitable Resolve
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Thursday will be the Centre County United Way’s twenty-first annual “Day of Caring,” but it will be the first without founder Col. Gerald Russell. Russell was many things: a war hero, an alternate for the 1940 Olympics, and a man devoted to service and community. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Miss Out On Alston, But 2015 Class Still Strong Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Miss Out On Alston, But 2015 Class Still Strong
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Wearing his father's uniform and smiling ear to ear 4-star guard and Philadelphia product Levan Alston made his official announcement, verbally committing to Temple University early Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Agencies Continue Housing Search for Franklin Manor Residents, Deadline is Wednesday Agencies Continue Housing Search for Franklin Manor Residents, Deadline is Wednesday
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"I know we're down to the final hours and we're still hopeful some things will fall into place here and we're working toward that," says Housing Transitions Executive Director Ron Quinn. [Read More]
Expo Offers Women in Business a Simple Networking Solution Expo Offers Women in Business a Simple Networking Solution
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“It’s a really great way to connect with women you wouldn’t usually encounter,” Jessica Dolan says of the Entrepreneurial Women's Expo. “It’s a chance to get away from work and breathe and laugh and have fun…" [Read More]

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'O Beautiful' Looks at Current State of Public Discourse 'O Beautiful' Looks at Current State of Public Discourse
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Harry Zimbler
Carter describes the play as funny, poignant, sad and upsetting at times. “What more can you expect from a theatrical experience?” Carter asks. “This play is going to grab the audiences’ emotions and give them a lot to think about.” [Read More]
Farmers Growing Relationships With State College Students
Column
Farmers Growing Relationships With State College Students
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
The "Farmer Comes to School" program gives kids a chance to meet the people growing those fruit and veggies. "It's created a dialogue, maybe not around farming, but around farms and the question of where our food comes from," Sapia says. [Read More]
Pregnancy Resource Clinic to Celebrate 30 Years With Fundraising Event Pregnancy Resource Clinic to Celebrate 30 Years With Fundraising Event
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Brittany Svoboda
"We hope that when people leave, they think 'I really matter,'" Helland says. "We're more than your typical doctor's office." So far this year, the clinic has seen about 450 individual clients and has had about 780 total visits. [Read More]
Day of Caring Loses its Founder, Keeps its Charitable Resolve Day of Caring Loses its Founder, Keeps its Charitable Resolve
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Thursday will be the Centre County United Way’s twenty-first annual “Day of Caring,” but it will be the first without founder Col. Gerald Russell. Russell was many things: a war hero, an alternate for the 1940 Olympics, and a man devoted to service and community. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
New Photography Company Celebrates Launch New Photography Company Celebrates Launch
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
"I'm excited to be serving the State College community as a freelance photographer with my business, lux&umbra photography, which translates to 'light and dark' in Latin," says Shannon Brace. [Read More]
Traditional Indian Music Reveals a 'Journey Inward' for Two Musicians
Video
Traditional Indian Music Reveals a 'Journey Inward' for Two Musicians
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When we are performing, we simply forget that we’re performing,” Deshpande says. “It’s a journey inward, a process of self-exploration through a medium we have chosen for ourselves.” [Read More]
For Penn State Homecoming, the Song Remains the Same
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For Penn State Homecoming, the Song Remains the Same
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Every time I watch the drum major come out on the field, I can’t help but cry,” Deb Phillips says. “There’s just such an overwhelming sense of family and pride.” [Read More]
Homecoming Parade Brings Downtown to Life with Penn State Pride
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Homecoming Parade Brings Downtown to Life with Penn State Pride
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Homecoming has brought "a change on campus," bringing a sense of energy that spilled into downtown during Friday's homecoming parade. [Read More]
A Gameday in the Life of the Blue Band Drum Major A Gameday in the Life of the Blue Band Drum Major
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Penn State fans often taken for granted just how much work goes into that preparation (Chris goes for a two-mile run before every game, for heaven’s sake), so Chris gave us a breakdown of what his average gameday is like. [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Prepare As Season Approaches Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Prepare As Season Approaches
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We're still at that point that we have a long way to go and we’re really really focused on the process," he said. "We have to improve all over. The focus is very much on the process and we have a very good vision not to determine our improvement through wins and losses." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Enter Much Needed Bye Week Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Enter Much Needed Bye Week
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think everyone's done a good job of handling last week's game," Hull said Tuesday. "We came in on Sunday and kind of pushed the reset button. We're ready to work out our kinks during the bye week." [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Miss Out On Alston, But 2015 Class Still Strong Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Miss Out On Alston, But 2015 Class Still Strong
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Wearing his father's uniform and smiling ear to ear 4-star guard and Philadelphia product Levan Alston made his official announcement, verbally committing to Temple University early Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Ben State Football: Busting Myths After A Not So Happy Weekend In Happy Valley Ben State Football: Busting Myths After A Not So Happy Weekend In Happy Valley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the first time this season we're in for some MythBusters. Breaking down real solutions and conclusions offered up by Penn State fans across the Internet. Some are more valid than others. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin's Promise x 9 — “We Will Get This Fixed”
Column
Penn State Football: Franklin's Promise x 9 — “We Will Get This Fixed”
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
James Franklin repeated that phrase nine times during his 10-minute, 8-second post-game press conference on Saturday. He didn’t share a timetable, but his fixation on fixing led you to think he meant days, not months. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No Worries Following Belton And Hackenberg Confrontation Penn State Football: No Worries Following Belton And Hackenberg Confrontation
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think that that's exactly what it was," Hackenberg said of the emotions. "Bill and I expect the best out of each other and that's why I love having him as a teammate and I think that's just one of those things that' fine and there is nothing being held against that. Again that's just the [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Loss To Northwestern Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Loss To Northwestern
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Nothing about Penn State's loss to Northwestern was pretty, not even how Northwestern went about scoring 29 was all that fun to watch. For Penn State there was far more bad than good but that doesn't mean there aren't worthwhile facts and figures to review. So without further ado, here are the gr [Read More]
For Penn State Homecoming, the Song Remains the Same
Photos
For Penn State Homecoming, the Song Remains the Same
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Every time I watch the drum major come out on the field, I can’t help but cry,” Deb Phillips says. “There’s just such an overwhelming sense of family and pride.” [Read More]
PSU Offense Isn’t Only Hackenberg, But 34-of-35 Stretch Proved Otherwise PSU Offense Isn’t Only Hackenberg, But 34-of-35 Stretch Proved Otherwise
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Of Penn State’s 71 plays against Northwestern, quarterback Christian Hackenberg produced 56 of them: 45 passes, 7 scrambles and 4 sacks. That’s 79%. At one point, 34 of 35 plays were all Hack Attack. [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Prepare As Season Approaches Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Prepare As Season Approaches
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We're still at that point that we have a long way to go and we’re really really focused on the process," he said. "We have to improve all over. The focus is very much on the process and we have a very good vision not to determine our improvement through wins and losses." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Enter Much Needed Bye Week Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Enter Much Needed Bye Week
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think everyone's done a good job of handling last week's game," Hull said Tuesday. "We came in on Sunday and kind of pushed the reset button. We're ready to work out our kinks during the bye week." [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 30
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Miss Out On Alston, But 2015 Class Still Strong Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Miss Out On Alston, But 2015 Class Still Strong
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Wearing his father's uniform and smiling ear to ear 4-star guard and Philadelphia product Levan Alston made his official announcement, verbally committing to Temple University early Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Ben State Football: Busting Myths After A Not So Happy Weekend In Happy Valley Ben State Football: Busting Myths After A Not So Happy Weekend In Happy Valley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the first time this season we're in for some MythBusters. Breaking down real solutions and conclusions offered up by Penn State fans across the Internet. Some are more valid than others. [Read More]
Penn State Student Dies in Hotel Van Crash Penn State Student Dies in Hotel Van Crash
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Authorities are investigating after a Penn State student was killed in a one-vehicle crash Sunday while driving for the Penn Stater hotel. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin's Promise x 9 — “We Will Get This Fixed”
Column
Penn State Football: Franklin's Promise x 9 — “We Will Get This Fixed”
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
James Franklin repeated that phrase nine times during his 10-minute, 8-second post-game press conference on Saturday. He didn’t share a timetable, but his fixation on fixing led you to think he meant days, not months. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No Worries Following Belton And Hackenberg Confrontation Penn State Football: No Worries Following Belton And Hackenberg Confrontation
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think that that's exactly what it was," Hackenberg said of the emotions. "Bill and I expect the best out of each other and that's why I love having him as a teammate and I think that's just one of those things that' fine and there is nothing being held against that. Again that's just the [Read More]
Traditional Indian Music Reveals a 'Journey Inward' for Two Musicians
Video
Traditional Indian Music Reveals a 'Journey Inward' for Two Musicians
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When we are performing, we simply forget that we’re performing,” Deshpande says. “It’s a journey inward, a process of self-exploration through a medium we have chosen for ourselves.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Loss To Northwestern Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Loss To Northwestern
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Nothing about Penn State's loss to Northwestern was pretty, not even how Northwestern went about scoring 29 was all that fun to watch. For Penn State there was far more bad than good but that doesn't mean there aren't worthwhile facts and figures to review. So without further ado, here are the gr [Read More]
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Michele Marchetti

Farmers Growing Relationships With State College Students

The "Farmer Comes to School" program gives kids a chance to meet the people growing those fruit and veggies. "It's created a dialogue, maybe not around farming, but around farms and the question of where our food comes from," Sapia says.

Russell Frank

Greetings from Zombie Nation!

Among the results of the Penn State Values and Culture Survey was a finding that 85 percent of respondents were proud to be members of the Penn State community. That's an impressive number, but what does it mean? What is everyone so proud of?

Penn State Football: Franklin's Promise x 9 — “We Will Get This Fixed”Mike Poorman

James Franklin repeated that phrase nine times during his 10-minute, 8-second post-game press conference on Saturday. He didn’t share a timetable, but his fixation on fixing led you to think he meant days, not months.

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