Feature Archive

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Academics Features

Lunar Lion: Blast-Off 2015

3/20/14VIDEO: Penn State faculty and students are making history as the only university-led team in the Google Lunar XPRIZE competition, a race to put the first spacecraft on the moon in 35 years.

Perfect Pitch

3/6/14A team effort nets a win at a competition where strong pitching counts. And we're not talking baseball.

We're Going to the Moon!

11/19/13In 2015, the Lunar Lion team plans to land the first university-built robotic spacecraft on the moon, ushering in a new era in space exploration.

From Soldier to Student

11/11/13Penn State, named the top national university for veterans by U.S. News and World Report, eases the transition from military to civilian life. Alumnus, veteran, and teacher Sergio Santiago reads to students.

Beating the Odds

10/10/13How the College of Education helped Isaac A. Sheppard Elementary School in urban Philadelphia thrive in the face of adversity.

Head Meets Heart—Here

10/4/13VIDEO: What makes Penn Staters stand out doesn't appear on a diploma. Rachel Brennan, associate professor of environmental engineering, rolls up her sleeves to develop ecosystems that purify wastewater.

What will $1 get you these days?

10/4/13An engine that will take you to Detroit. Penn State Beaver students, with a budget of $1, built an award-winning replica of Henry Ford's first combustion engine that has awed folks at Ford.

Google Called Her!

9/11/13How did Jessica Noland, an IST student at Penn State DuBois, get a summer internship at one of the world's most renowned companies?

Leadership in Action

5/7/13Penn State Army ROTC cadets prove their mettle and make a historic showing at the prestigious Sandhurst Military Stakes Competition.

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