Feature Archive

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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.

Managing Millions

11/13/14Through the Penn State Smeal College of Business Nittany Lion Fund, student Emily Zheng has spent the past four years helping to manage millions of investor dollars. That experience helped her land a dream job on Wall Street.

Teaching Technology

11/5/14These Penn State College of Education students are providing virtual tutoring sessions to English language learners as part of a partnership with a community-based effort in Hazleton, Pennsylvania.

Creepy Campus Lore

10/31/14Why are there so many legends about ghosts haunting hallowed university halls? Matt Swayne, author and lecturer in Penn State's College of Communications, has a few ideas.