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Although its name and reputation may be unfamiliar to many in Central Pennsylvania, the spotted lanternfly, an invasive insect species, has been menacing large swaths of the Commonwealth, and with move-in and Nittany...
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Happy Valley has always been a place where ambitious ideas take shape. Each Friday, Bill Zimmerman highlights stories of entrepreneurs chasing hard after their dreams here in the shadow of Mount Nittany. This is the...
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Which school offers graduates the most powerful alumni advocacy? According to one college news publication, it's Penn State. Here in Happy Valley, we don't need to be told about the absolute embarrassment of riches we...
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Of all the iconic imagery that immediately and uniquely calls out "Penn State" - from the black shoes and basic blues of football to the belltower of Old Main and Allen Street Gates - perhaps no one spot in Happy...
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Welcome to the inaugural edition of “Nittany State of Mind," my regular column that I’ll share on Tuesdays as president/publisher here at HappyValley.com. There will be a lot of Penn State sports #content, rest assured...
Aug 12, 2019 10:40am
Brent Pry talks coaching at Linebacker U, national championship aspirations UNIVERSITY PARK: Heading into this sixth season at Penn State, Brent Pry is comfortable leading the Nittany Lion defense. There’s a sense of...

Spend all day at Blue-White and Plan ahead for 2019 (and save)

By JOHN PATISHNOCK

Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band Headlines We Are Weekend Concert

UNIVERSITY PARK — Hailed as “The most powerful and intense Springsteen tribute on the planet,” Bruce in the USA will thrill Penn Staters and fans of all generations at the Penn State Alumni Association’s premier summer event,

Get Away or Get Together at Happy Valley’s Top Golf Courses

If the sunshine and warmer weather have found you dusting off your golf clubs, day dreaming about improving your handicap or contemplating learning to golf for the first time—and if you happen to live in or plan to visit Happy Valley this summer—you’re in luck!

Blue-White Boardwalk Opens Fan Activities on Blue-White Game Day

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Fans who attend the Blue-White Game presented by Highmark will have a variety of activities to pa

Penn State Rises to No. 2 in Learfield IMG College Directors’ Cup Standings

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; April 8, 2019 – Powered by the wrestling team’s eighth NCAA Championship in the past nine years, an NCAA runner-up finish in fencing and a total of six individual national champions, Penn State Athletics has risen to the No.

Step into the Spring Season with the Diamond Lions

By JOHN PATISHNOCK

 

Just as spring is beginning to bloom here in Happy Valley, so too is our Penn State baseball team. The Diamond Lions, as they are now being called, began this season with their best start in nearly 40 years, filling the spring season with new hope.

Invent Penn State Startup Week: A Chance to Turn Possibilities to Reality


© Photo by Invent Penn State

“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven’t.”

Enhance Your Spring with These Wineries

As spring is blooming and patio chairs are unfolding under the sun once again, the wine glasses in your cabinets are just begging to be brought outdoors again.

But how can you be sure the wine you are pouring is the perfect one for you?

Gonzalez Comfortable, Focused Heading into Senior Season

By JOHN PATISHNOCK

 

Penn State Graduation Prep

Penn State commencement is drawing near, and there’s no better place to celebrate than Happy Valley.

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