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Ready to Dance

2/16/15VIDEO: On February 20, Penn State students will begin the annual 46-hour, no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon to raise funds in the fight against pediatric cancer. Behind the scenes, more than 3,000 student volunteers across fifteen committees are working hard to prepare for the main event.

Farming in a Hot, Dry World

1/21/15VIDEO: As climate change creates increasingly unstable weather conditions around the globe, a Department of Biology research project aims to help farmers adapt more quickly in a world that needs more food every day.

Reflecting on King's Legacy

1/12/15On the fiftieth anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 1965 speech at Penn State, the University community looks back at the civil rights leader's visit to Rec Hall as well as his many contributions to society.

Still Fighting to Win

1/6/15VIDEO: U.S. military veteran Max Rohn's leg wound and subsequent amputation didn't quell his competitive nature. With Penn State Ability Athletics, he's training for national and world championships in track and field.

Seeking Common Ground

12/15/14What starts as a weekend of conversations about global leadership and cultural differences often ends in lasting friendships at Penn State's Global Engagement and Leadership Experience (GELE).

Creative Directions

12/10/14These two Penn State College of Communications alumni are using their skills in film and video production to power the in-house advertising and marketing department of billion-dollar premier fashion company JustFab.

The Fight Starts Here

12/3/14VIDEO: What began twelve years ago as a Penn State football team effort to support one teammate as his father struggled with kidney cancer is now a national college football effort to raise funds to fight rare diseases.

Raise One Final Song

11/24/14After more than thirty years with the Penn State Blue Band, Director O. Richard Bundy prepares for his halftime finale. Bundy plans to retire in May 2015.

Exploring China

11/17/14From the old to the new, China is full of engineering marvels. This College of Engineering course immerses students in the culture and history behind the country's famous sites.

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