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COVID-19 vaccination required for employees on University-funded travel

Recognizing that travel presents additional risks for being exposed to and spreading COVID-19, Penn State has updated its travel guidance to address vaccination requirements...

Current masking and physical distancing guidance remain in effect

Penn State is currently evaluating the new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and update from the Pennsylvania Department of Health regarding...

Penn State police officers equipped with body-worn cameras

Beginning May 17, Penn State police officers are equipped with body-worn cameras, fulfilling a University commitment announced in June 2020.

Discovery of flowering gene in cacao may lead to accelerated breeding strategies

For the first time, Penn State researchers have identified a gene that controls flowering in cacao, a discovery that may help accelerate breeding efforts...

Summer drop-in COVID-19 testing schedule announced for University Park

With students remaining on campus for Maymester and the beginning of summer classes, Penn State’s COVID-19 Operations Control Center has announced the...

Construction projects on tap at University Park this summer

 As students head home for the summer, Penn State’s Office of Physical Plant (OPP) will turn its attention to a wide range...

Barron discusses access and affordability strategies to support students

Scholarships, academic advising, food security, new housing grants and more are topics of focus during president’s presentation to Board of Trustees

New LiveOn Student Success Grant assists need-based students with room, board

$2.4 million in Penn State Housing and Food Services funds to support the cost of attendance, promote undergraduate student academic success and...

UPUA leads fall ‘welcome’ banner campaign with town-gown support

Najee Rodriguez, vice president of the University Park Undergraduate Association (UPUA), wants Penn State students to know one thing: “You belong here.”

Shara McCallum, Liberal Arts Professor of English, named Penn State Laureate

Shara McCallum, Liberal Arts Professor of English in the Penn State College of the Liberal Arts, has been named Penn State Laureate...

Vaccination clinic at BJC offering drop-ins, choice between two vaccines

The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and Pennsylvania Department of Health Regional Vaccination Clinic, located inside the Bryce Jordan Center (BJC) on Penn State’s University...

Penn State senior students invited to special spring football practice

Penn State and Intercollegiate Athletics are pleased to invite seniors to cheer on the Nittany Lions during a special football practice on...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.