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ASO ushers in the holidays with special guests
"We are living in a society that is rapidly becoming more and more individualized.
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Protect the children: Pa. senators can fix the state's abuse laws
Members of the Pennsylvania Senate have a chance to add important protections for the state's children next week when child abuse reforms - proposed in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State University - are expected to come up for a vote.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Clair Brothers' Gene Clair Passes Away
The Mix Regional section for Mix 's December 2013 issue visits the Northeastern U.S. .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Thompson Recognizes Pennsylvania Furnace Resident for Receiving National Agriculture Award
U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, PA-5, today delivered remarks congratulating constituent Eric Cowden, a resident of Pennsylvania Furnace, Centre County, Pennsylvania, for being awarded the National Future Farmers of America's highest honor, the FFA Honorary American Degree.
Energy drinks + alcohol = public health threat
Mixing alcohol with energy drinks is much riskier than just drinking alcohol alone, reports a new study in the Journal of Adolescent Health .
Penn State's interdisciplinary effort to study child abuse
While riding a taxi to a job interview last year at Pennsylvania State University, the cabbie casually asked Jennie Noll what brought her to State College.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Shelby Shopper And Info
Ret. Major Edward M. Harkness
Born June 23, 1947 in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Darrell and Kathryn Harkness.
Erie Times News
State details case against ex-Penn State president
The state Attorney General's Office filed papers Friday that detail the lies it said former Pennsylvania State University President Graham Spanier told during his grand jury testimony over the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Binghamton University Pipe Dream
10 big differences between Binghamton and Big 10 schools
There's college, and then there's Big Ten college. Big Ten colleges - which are University of Wisconsin-Madison, Indiana University, Penn State, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Purdue University, Michigan State University, University of Michigan, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Minnesota, Ohio State University, University ... (more)
Longest-serving University staffer recalls last 49 years
John "Jack" Beidler, Ph.D., began his career at the University of Scranton in 1964, the same year the college purchased its first computer.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Sandusky legacy: New unit to investigate child sex abuse
The legacy of Jerry Sandusky's conviction last year on 45 counts of child sex abuse is reaching beyond the prison cell where the former Penn State University assistant football coach is likely to spend the rest of his life.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Teacher's impact is recognized
Much of what Gill Petri has gotten into during his life has not been by design. After college, he was considering the medical field.
Penn State to install security cameras at its main campus
Pennsylvania State University is installing more than 600 cameras in dormitories and dining commons on its main campus.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Farmington Daily Times
COLUMN: Red states lead way on de-emphasizing prisons, increasing treatment
Not so long ago, countless universities hired faculty members without bothering to ask if they had ever been convicted of a felony.
Former Texas Tech University System Chancellor David Smith is finding himself in a bit of hot water these days, but Tech officials are staying silent.
Penn State University Cuts their Law Tuition in Half
Schools are getting desperate. Penn State University, for instance saw a 17.5 percent drop in enrollment this last year, which is even harsher than the average 12 percent drop.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Penn State to cut tuition by 50 percent for in-state law students next fall
In the wake of a 17.5 percent decline in enrollment at its Dickinson School of Law this fall, Pennsylvania State University has offered to almost halve the $41,088 annual tuition for in-state students who enroll next fall.
Biden to meet with China leadership as tension grows over disputed islands
Dave Boyer is a White House correspondent for The Washington Times. A native of Allentown, Pa., Boyer worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer from 2002 to 2011 and also has covered Congress for the Times.
The Daily Courier
Prescott College President Woolever takes new job: Board of Trustees...
Woolever said she will remain Prescott College president until Jan. 1. She was named president of the liberal arts college in July 2010, replacing former President Daniel Garvey.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Penn State med student comes in second on 'Jeopardy!'
The Penn State College of Medicine student and Penn State University alumna finished in second place on the television trivia series' episode, after wagering $7,000 on her incorrect answer to the clue: Mahoney guessed "South Africa" when the answer was Myanmar .